• KORG nanoKONTROL 2

    Very affordable and compact, this stylish controller comes in black and white and has 8 sliders and 8 knobs for controlling Lightroom develop parameters. The small form-factor makes it easy to fit on your desk. The controls feel very smooth and comfortable. Build quality is good, certainly if you consider the price.

    • Features:

      • Small
      • 8 Faders
      • 8 Knobs
      • Affordable



  • Mackie MCU Pro and Extender

    This is a very large and robust console. Build from steel and top quality components. It is very expensive and large, but very comfortable to use. The build-in display shows the current functions of the encoders and faders. And the faders are high resolution, so you can set your paramaters accurately.

    • Features:

      • Channel-strip Display
      • Motorized
      • 8 Encoders
      • 9 High Resolution Faders
      • 100 Buttons

  • Behringer X-Touch and Extender

    Identical in functionality to the Mackie MCU PRO, but much more affordable. The build-in display shows the current functions of the encoders and faders. And the faders are high resolution, so you can set Lightroom paramaters accurately.

    This device is a great option for a dedicated studio setup. You can add the extender for even more controls. It is also possible to use only the extender.

    • Features:

      • Channel-strip Display
      • Motorized
      • 8 Encoders
      • 9 High Resolution Faders
      • 100 Buttons

  • Behringer X-TOUCH MINI

    Compact controller with rotary encoders with led collars. The led collars show the current value of the parameter for that encoder.

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    • Features:

      • Small
      • Synchronises
      • 8 Encoders
      • LED collars

  • AKAI MidiMix

    Controller with 32 knobs and 9 sliders. This is a very rugged and solid controller. The sliders and knobs need a little bit more effort to move than the Korg and the knobs are a bit on the short side.

    It has a send-all button, which sends the current values of all the knobs and settings.

    • Features:

      • Build Quality
      • 9 Faders
      • 32 Knobs
      • Send All

  • iCON Platform-M (+)

    This controller has 9 motorized sliders and 9 endless encoders. The motorized sliders on the Platform-M have about 900 different levels instead of only 128 like other controllers. The endless encoders are rotating knobs that turn in small steps and are great for accurately making small adjustments. They do not have an end stop, you can keep on turning them endlessly.

    Build quality is excellent, The motors are quiet and move very quickly. Overall a very nice controller and relatively compact. Recommended.

    • Features:

      • Motorized
      • 9 High Resolution Faders
      • 9 Encoders
      • Compact


  • Behringer X-Touch Compact

    Large and comfortable control desk with 9 motorized faders and 16 encoders with LED collars and 39 buttons. All 16 encoders can be pressed as a button as well.

    The encoders have LED collars that show the current value, these are great for making fine adjustments. It is more expensive than the BCF2000 and a little bit larger, but very nice to use. It also has a build-in USB hub. Recommended.

    • Features:

      • Stylish Design
      • Motorized
      • 9 Faders
      • 16 Encoders
      • 2 Port USB Hub
  • DJ Tech Tools Midi Fighter Twister

    This is a very compact and well build controller. And it has color LEDs, so every encoder can get its own color. In LrControl this is used with the color-mixer parameters. The encoders are labelled with the color they control. All encoders can be pressed as a button and it has six extra buttons, 3 on each side.

    This device is a great option for on the go, it's very portable and weighs about 590g, including cable.

    • Features:

      • Portable
      • Synchronises
      • 16 Encoders
      • Color LEDs


  • Novation Launchpad Mini MK2

    This controller has a lot of buttons. And LrControl now has functions to change develop parameters with buttons. You can use buttons to increase or decrease develop parameters. Or you can choose a fixed value to assign. Of course you can also make a button apply a preset.

    The buttons on this device are very different from keyboard buttons. They are a bit rubbery and almost silent. They appear to be of good quality.

    • Features:

      • 80 Buttons
      • Red and Green LEDs

Out of Production:

These controllers are no longer produced, but you may be able to find them used.

  • Behringer BCF2000

    Large and comfortable control desk with 8 motorized faders, 8 encoders with LED collars and 30 buttons. The large motorized faders automatically move to the current values and allow precise control. The encoders have LED collars that show the current value, these are great for making fine adjustments. Overall a very nice device, though it is quite big.

    • Features:

      • Motorized
      • 8 Faders
      • 8 Encoders
  • Behringer BCR2000

    Large and comfortable control desk with 32 encoders with LED collars and 30 buttons. Very good value for money. The encoders have LED collars that show the current value, these are great for making fine adjustments. Overall a very nice device, though it is quite big.

    • Features:

      • Good Value
      • 32 Encoders
      • Synchronises
  • iCON iControls PRO

    This controller has 9 motorized sliders and 10 endless encoders. The large motorized sliders automatically move to the current values and allow precise control. The endless encoders are rotating knobs that turn in small steps and are great for accurately making small adjustments. They do not have an end stop, you can keep on turning them endlessly. Build quality is excellent, The motors are fairly quiet and move very quickly. Overall a very nice device, particularly because of the motorized sliders and the endless encoders. It is no longer available and has been replaced by the Platform M.

    • Features:

      • Motorized
      • 9 Faders
      • 9 Encoders