Lightroom: Render noise reduction and sharpening only at 100% and at export for faster slider response

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It would be great if there were a performance option that turns off noise reduction and sharpening unless you are zoomed in to 100%. This would make the sliders more responsive. For every batch of images that i edit, i have to turn off noise reduction and sharpening, do the edit, and then turn them back on before i export. This is a pain and something that can be easily fixed. In summary, NR and sharpening would be turned off by default, but would automatically turn back on when viewed at 100% and would be turned on for the export.
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Josef Kissinger

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Posted 1 year ago

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Jonathon Watkins

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Great idea. Anything to help LR performance gets my vote!
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Sounds good!
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John Phillips

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yes - makes sense as an option
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yep, good idea!