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“Printing” to a JPEG file in Lightroom Classic - The Print module in Lightroom Classic is obviously designed to help you produce prints of your photographic images. But as you’ll see in this quick
Rotating crop orientation in Lightroom Classic - When cropping photos in Lightroom Classic, typically you would retain a horizontal crop for a horizontal image, and a vertical crop for a vertical image.
Color label mismatches in Lightroom Classic - Believe it or not, different software applications (such as Adobe Lightroom Classic and Adobe Bridge) use different definitions for the color labels you might apply
Quick keyword switch with the Painter tool in Lightroom Classic - The “cute” Painter tool in Lightroom Classic enables you to quickly apply metadata to specific photos while browsing multiple images in the grid view display.
Show or hide the parent folder in Lightroom Classic - At times you may need to view the parent for one of the folders containing photos being managed within Lightroom Classic. In this quick video
Trimming a video in Lightroom Classic CC - You may already be aware that the videos you capture alongside your still photos can be managed within Adobe Lightroom Classic CC. In addition, Lightroom
Send multiple photos to Photoshop from Lightroom Classic CC - You already know you can send a photo from Lightroom Classic CC to Photoshop to apply a wide variety of adjustments and special effects. But
Quickly rename a single photo in Lightroom Classic CC - Many photographers are aware of the ability to use a template-driven approach to renaming multiple images in Adobe Lightroom Classic CC. But there is also
Drag and drop to the map in Lightroom Classic CC - Many digital cameras include a GPS receiver (or offer an accessory device) so location metadata can be added to your photos automatically at the time
Using the tone curve for RGB color balance in Lightroom Classic CC - In this video quick tip you’ll learn how to apply a more traditional RGB color balance adjustment in Adobe Lightroom Classic CC, which can be
Applying a Lightroom preset to multiple photos - Presets in Adobe Lightroom Classic CC enable you to quickly achieve a specific look for a photo. In this video tip, you’ll learn how you
What a difference adjusting the Whites and Blacks sliders in Lightroom makes! How to use the whites & black sliders in Lightroom - Right there in the middle of the Basic panel are two mysterious controls bearing the names “Whites” and “Blacks.” Whatever do they do? More to
Tips to recover tough exposures - Sometimes, even the best of us have to deal with underexposed images. Here is a comparison between three popular RAW developing software plus important tips
How to print borderless in Lightroom Classic - When I first received my Epson SureColor P800 printer for review, I was dumbfounded at how to print borderless through Lightroom Classic. The quality of
How to post to Instagram from your computer — Easy as A, B, C - I hope this technique is as helpful for you as it has been for me. It’s well known that you can only post to Instagram
Live Webinar: Perfecting Portrait Retouching with Kristina Sherk, Friday, October 19, 2018 - We’re excited to have world-class photographer and retoucher Kristina Sherk in this webinar to help you step up your retouching. She’ll help us understand the
Organizing multiple shoots from one memory card - Typically, it’s best to dedicate a memory card to one shoot. After the session, you import your images into your computer, rename them, add a
Adobe LR Camera Calibration Quick Tip: What happened to “Camera Calibration” in Lightroom Classic Creative Cloud? - I develop images in Adobe Lightroom Creative Cloud (LR CC) using a top-down approach, starting with “Basic”. The one rule breaker was “Camera Calibration”, the
Cropping to different ratios in Lightroom How Do I Crop to a Specific Ratio in Lightroom - How do I crop to a specific ratio? from Lightroom: Tips and Quick Fixes by Richard Harrington Learn strategies to crop to a specific aspect
Photofocus Quick Tip Lightroom Quick Tip: Detailed Clipping Preview - If you want to set the white point and black point in your photos with precision, you’ll want to take advantage of the detailed clipping

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“Guided Upright” New in Lightroom - The latest release of Lightroom CC 2015 includes a new more controllable version of Upright and a new Transform panel in the Develop module. Here’s
Adobe announces Lightoom 2015.5 and Camera Raw 9.5 - Adobe released Lightroom CC 2015.5 and Lightroom 6.5 plus updated Camera Raw to 9.5. News lens profiles and new cameras were also added, but do you need the update?
Athentech announces Perfect Exposure and it’s FREE! - For the past several months I’ve been using Perfectly Clear in my workflow to edit my images. I love the product so much I became
Working with the New Boundary Warp Feature in Lightroom - Adobe just introduced an update to Lightroom CC (v2015.4) with a new feature called Boundary Warp. Found inside the Panorama merge screen, Boundary Warp intelligently stretches the edges of a merged panorama so you don’t have to crop as much of the final image.
LRTimelapse 4.5 - David J. Crewe Time Lapse Photography Just Got A Powerful Update - If you’re a Time Lapse fan like myself than this is an exciting weekend. Gunther Wegner, creator of LRTimelapse, (arguably the best plugin/tool for your
Adobe releases Lightroom 6.2.1 Maintenance Patch + An Author’s Rant - If you’re one of the more wide-eyed people who updated to Adobe Lightroom 6.2 right after it was launched a few days ago, you have
Lightroom CC’s New Brush Feature For The Graduated Filter - Adobe released Lightroom CC/6 this week much to the delight of its loyal users. I put together a tutorial video that walks through a few
Photoshop is 25 Years Old Today - Today makes 25 years with Adobe Photoshop…. quite a feat if you think about all the ways the tool has affected the media landscape. From
Lightroom 6 Will Require Updated Operating Systems - Adobe just posted some information regarding the compatibility of the not-yet-released Lightroom 6, and operating systems for Mac and Windows. To read the update, go
Lightroom Mobile Released for Android Phones - Lightroom Mobile was just released today for Android phones. We’re working up our review shortly, but here’s some info for those of you who’ve been
Adobe releases Camera Raw 8.7.1 w/support for the new Sony a7II - I received my Sony a7II last Friday and immediately grabbed a lens to rifle off some test shots. I’ve already shared my thoughts on how
It’s Time to Download the Latest Version of Lightroom - A new version of Lightroom just came out… we’ll have more coverage of the features soon… but this an important (and free) update. Download Links
Would You Like Free iBooks? - We have a brand new book coming out soon (it’s out)… and it’s ALL about Lightroom. The Develop Great Images in Lightroom book features techniques
A Great Deal for all Lightroom Users on Mosaic - I’m a big fan of Mosaic (and it’s not just because they partner with us on Photofocus). I’ve been using their software and tools from
Adobe Adds More Cameras in this Free Camera Raw Update - Adobe has posted a new Adobe Photoshop Camera Raw 8.5 plug-in. There are separate pages to download for both Photoshop CS6 and Photoshop CC customers
Don’t Miss Today’s Hangout on Lightroom + A Great Prize - We’re holding a Google Hangout today (meaning Wednesday, January 22). The topic is Lightroom and we’re going to tackle every photographer’s New Year’s resolution (getting
What You Need to Know About the New Update to Adobe Camera Raw - Adobe is preparing to release a new version of Adobe Camera Raw (version 8.2 to be exact). Whether you use Photoshop or Lightroom, this matters
Radial Filter— A New Feature in Lightroom 5 Public Beta - We’d like to share a few things from Adobe about the new Photoshop Lightroom Public Beta Radial Filter Busy backgrounds or bright colors can distract
Upright — A New Feature in Lightroom 5 Public Beta - We’d like to share a few things from Adobe about the new Photoshop Lightroom Public Beta Upright There are many things that can come between
Get Your Hands on Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 - Want a sneak peak at the next version of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5? Adobe just announced the availability of a public beta. A beta is

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