I will be out of town and out of touch for most of the rest of April, and will not be able to post again until the first week of May. In the meantime, check out the blog archives for lots of Lightroom tutorials and tips (and a few Photoshop ones as well.) Happy Spring! Laura
Not sure if Lightroom is right for you? Or you already have it but aren’t sure you are leveraging its capabilities fully? If you are in Seattle, consider attending my free two-hour demo of Lightroom on March 18, from 5:30 to 7:30 at the Capitol Hill Library. Please click here for more information and to RSVP. I hope to see you there! UPDATE: THIS SESSION IS FULL — I HAVE ANOTHER ONE SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 11. CLICK THE LINK ABOVE FOR MORE INFO. My next set of Lightroom workshops are starting soon — there are still some spots left — sign up soon! Lightroom Fundamentals: Making Your Work Flow — PART ONE Lightroom is Adobe’s image management and enhancement program […more]
Hooray — the official 2.3 release of Lightroom is out. This fixes a number of bugs in 2.2 that I am happy to have behind me. From Adobe: The goal of this release is to address bugs that were introduced in previous releases of Lightroom 2 and provide additional camera raw support. A comprehensive list of issues fixed in this release is included below: In the Windows 64-bit version of Lightroom an sFTP upload process could cause Lightroom to crash. Slideshows could return to the first image randomly during playback. A memory leak could cause Lightroom to crash while attempting to process files with local adjustments. Canon EOS 5D Mk II sRAW files could process with artifacts in Lightroom 2.2. […more]
Have you experienced crashes in LR 2.2 that you didn’t experience before? Many have complained about memory leaks and other issues. Adobe has announced that LR 2.3 will address the following: In the Windows 64-bit version of Lightroom an sFTP upload process could cause Lightroom to crash. Slideshows could return to the first image randomly during playback. A memory leak could cause Lightroom to crash while attempting to process files with local adjustments. Canon EOS 5D Mk II sRAW files could process with artifacts in Lightroom 2.2. Lightroom 2.2 could cause disc burning to fail for Windows customers. It hasn’t been released officially, but you can download the early-version “release candidate” if the issues are holding you back and […more]
Happy Holidays, Everyone! Have a wonderful and safe holiday season. May your dreams come true in the new year. Laura PS: Check back after December 27 for my next post!
I would be willing to bet quite a bit that Adobe will not be offering anything in terms of Black Friday sales, but you can still save: if you buy the full or upgrade versions of Lightroom 2 and Photoshop CS4 at the same time through www.adobe.com, Adobe will give you 30% off of your Lightroom purchase. If you are a member of NAPP (National Association of Photoshop Professionals) you can save an additional 15%. First go to the NAPP site and in the Discounts for Members section under software get your promo code. Then enter this promo code when you purchase the software from adobe.com. Speaking of NAPP, in my opinion being a member is well worth the annual […more]