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My New Lightroom Video Series Is Out – Save through Sunday!

I have just released the 5th and best edition of my Lightroom Fundamentals & Beyond video series! It's now up to 22 hours of training on 101 videos, and covers Lightroom 5, 6 and Classic 7. In this edition I've added a two-hour section dedicated to photo editing practice, more videos to help you clean up [...]

2018-04-19T11:55:53+00:00 April 19th, 2018|0 Comments

How to Use Lightroom CC Mobile and Web with Lightroom Classic

Did you know that you can use Lightroom Classic together with the free Lightroom CC app on Apple and Android mobile devices? You can also use Lightroom Classic with Lightroom web. These work together as part of the Creative Cloud Photography Plan subscription you're already paying for, so why not take advantage of them? Use [...]

2018-04-18T14:44:22+00:00 April 18th, 2018|0 Comments

How to Merge Two or More Lightroom Catalogs into One

Have you been using more than one Lightroom catalog, maybe starting a new one with each new year, or keeping your family images in separate catalog from your travel images? If so, you know that this puts a brick wall between images in each catalog, making it very cumbersome to pull together groups of photos [...]

2018-04-18T12:39:50+00:00 April 18th, 2018|0 Comments

How to Revert to an Earlier Version of Lightroom Classic

Some users who have updated to Lightroom Classic 7.3 are experiencing many crashes. If this happens to you and you're not able to resolve your issue by uninstalling and reinstalling, working with Adobe Customer Support, and/or getting assistance by posting on Adobe's bug and feedback site, and you wish to revert to 7.2, here's how to [...]

2018-04-04T20:54:26+00:00 April 4th, 2018|12 Comments

Start Your Lightroom Photo Editing with Powerful New Color and B/W Profiles

Adobe today introduced powerful new profiles to all applications in the Lightroom ecosystem - Lightroom Classic, the cloud-based Lightroom CC desktop application, Lightroom CC for iOS and Android, Lightroom CC Web, as well as to Adobe Camera Raw. These profiles provide a starting point for your images in terms of color and tonality. Few users [...]

2018-04-03T07:36:19+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|18 Comments

What’s New in Lightroom Classic 7.3 (April 2018 Release)

Adobe continues on its faster pace of releasing updates every two months rather than three with the release today of Lightroom Classic version 7.3 (along with updates to Lightroom CC desktop, iOS and Android). The update contains  significant feature enhancements, support for new cameras, new lens profiles and bug fixes. If you are a Lightroom [...]

2018-04-05T16:05:11+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|14 Comments

What’s New in Lightroom CC Desktop and Mobile – April 2018 Release

Adobe today released updates to the Lightroom CC cloud-based desktop application (version 1.3), as well as updates to Lightroom CC iOS and Android (aka Lightroom mobile). An update to Lightroom Classic was also released - see my Lightroom Classic article for details on this. To update Lightroom CC Desktop, go to Help>Updates, and on the [...]

2018-04-03T07:28:37+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|6 Comments

Wondering What New Features Have Been Added to Lightroom Since Your Version? Check Out This Timeline

I just came across a great timeline on Adobe.com that shows what new features were added when, going back to what was new in Lightroom 5 in 2013.  Here's a screenshot of a portion of it: Click here or on the image to go to the full timeline.  

2018-04-01T15:34:24+00:00 April 1st, 2018|2 Comments

Is It RAW or Raw? JPEG or Jpeg? Here’s the Truth

In my experience no word is misspelled more often in the photography world than the name of an unprocessed photo file. Some people spell this unprocessed file RAW, assuming that it is an abbreviation for something - but in fact it isn't. These files are unprocessed, that is, they are uncooked, or raw . On the other [...]

2018-03-21T11:49:42+00:00 March 21st, 2018|7 Comments

What’s New in Lightroom CC Desktop 1.2, iOS and Android (February 2018 Release)

Adobe today released updates to the Lightroom CC cloud-based desktop application, as well as to Lightroom CC iOS and Android (aka Lightroom mobile). An update to Lightroom Classic was also released - see my Lightroom Classic article for details on this. New Camera Support Raw files from the following new cameras [...]

2018-02-13T09:19:46+00:00 February 13th, 2018|0 Comments

What’s New in Lightroom Classic 7.2: Performance Improvements and More

After releasing the last update only two months ago, Adobe today released Lightroom Classic version 7.2 with performance improvements, small but very useful new features, support for new cameras, new lens profiles and bug fixes. If you are a Lightroom Classic subscriber, to update to Lightroom Classic 7.2, go to Help>Updates, and in the Creative [...]

2018-02-13T09:16:23+00:00 February 13th, 2018|30 Comments

Now’s the Time to Set Up Your 2018 Copyright Preset in Lightroom Classic!

Happy New Year, everyone - I hope you have a happy, healthy and photographically-inspired 2018! I recommend adding copyright and contact information to your photos so that when you share these photos with the outside world, the data automatically tags along with them and people can get in touch with you if they come across [...]

2018-01-01T12:35:32+00:00 January 1st, 2018|0 Comments
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