Lightroom: Straighten Tool for horizontal and vertical lines

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In the next version of Lightroom, can they introduce an angle bar in the crop and straighten tool that aligns vertical lines as well as horizontal?
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Brittany Smith

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Posted 3 years ago

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The current tool works on vertical lines as well as horizontal. If the angle you draw is greater than 45 degrees, it assumes a vertical. If less, it assumes a horizontal leveling.
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Or do you mean correcting perspective using both horizontal and vertical rulers used one after the other?

The Lens Corrections / Basic will automatically correct for horizontal and vertical but only if there are straight lines it can see and use.
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Rob Cole

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Make sure you're familiar with the new upright feature. It takes horizontals and verticals and.. into consideration.