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What’s New in Lightroom Classic CC 8.2 – February 2019 Release

Adobe released Lightroom Classic CC version 8.2 today. In addition to bug fixes and new lens profiles, there are tethering improvements and a new feature for enhancing fine detail in raw files. Updates for Lightroom CC Desktop, iOS and Android were also released - see my Lightroom CC article for details. In This Article: Support [...]

2019-02-12T19:52:31+00:00February 12th, 2019|2 Comments

Enhance Raw File Details in Lightroom Classic CC and Lightroom CC

Enhanced Details was made available today in the February releases of Lightroom Classic CC (v. 8.2) and Lightroom CC Desktop (v. 2.2). This new process can potentially improve the quality of very fine detail and reduce artifacts and moire in raw files. It re-renders your raw file using a more sophisticated demosaicing algorithm that is [...]

2019-02-12T20:18:08+00:00February 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Set Up Your 2019 Copyright Preset in Lightroom Classic CC and Lightroom 6

I recommend adding copyright and contact information to your photos' and videos' metadata 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 your photos and want to use them. In Lightroom Classic CC and [...]

2019-01-11T12:33:34+00:00January 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Users of Old Versions of Lightroom: Say Goodbye to the Map Module

As of the end of November, 2018, the Map module will no longer work in Lightroom 4, 5, 6, CC 2015, and Classic CC 7.x. (You'll receive an "Oops" message: "This page didn't load Google Maps correctly. See the JavaScript console for technical details.") To use the Map module you'll need to upgrade to Lightroom Classic CC [...]

2018-12-14T11:18:48+00:00November 25th, 2018|9 Comments

Please Don’t Make This Common Mistake with Lightroom

It's not uncommon for people to leave applications open on their computers for days at a time or even longer. If it's not hurting the performance of the application you're using, then why not, right? Please don't do this with Lightroom - remember that you'll only get the prompt to back up your Lightroom catalog when [...]

2018-11-19T10:14:43+00:00November 19th, 2018|8 Comments

Video Tutorial: How to Use Depth Range Mask in Lightroom Classic CC

If your iPhone 7+, 8+, X, Xs, Xs Max or Xr camera is set to capture depth information, now in Lightroom Classic CC v. 8 use Depth Range Mask within the graduated filter, radial filter and adjustment brush to confine your edits based on distance to the camera. For instructions on how to capture images [...]

2018-10-22T12:46:01+00:00October 15th, 2018|4 Comments

New in Lightroom Web: Format Your Shared Albums and Collections!

Now in Lightroom Web you can format the display of Lightroom Classic collections and Lightroom CC albums that you plan to share with friends or clients. Divide the album into sections, change the theme and background color, add a background photo or add a hero shot at the top of the page, filter on pick [...]

2018-10-15T02:24:29+00:00October 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Video Tutorial: Luminance and Color Range Masks in Lightroom Classic CC

A lot of my free video tutorials are buried in "What's New in Lightroom X.X" posts, so I'm going to start bringing them to the surface in separate posts. Up first: Range Mask is an excellent tool for isolating edits that you want to make to a particular color range or range of tones in [...]

2018-09-20T15:35:25+00:00September 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Video Tutorial: Fix Distorted Perspective and Level Photos in Lightroom

If you ever photograph buildings or other subjects looking up at them or your camera isn't parallel to them or isn't level, you can benefit from Lightroom's transform tools for correcting perspective and leveling photos. In Lightroom 6 .6+, CC 2015.6+ and Classic CC, these tools are found in the Transform panel, and include one-click [...]

2018-08-31T13:28:08+00:00August 31st, 2018|0 Comments
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