Help Raise Money for COVID-19 Response/Relief and Learn Lightroom Hidden Gems!

Did you miss my April 18 "Lightroom Classic and Lightroom 6 Hidden Gems" webinar? If so, you'll want to download the recording and watch it!  In this 75-minute video I share  little tips and bigger features that Lightroom users are often not aware of and that can speed up your workflow and empower you [...]

2020-12-31T14:48:06-08:00April 27th, 2020|2 Comments

Creative Cloud App: Display Installed Apps Only, Uninstall Those You Don’t Use

If you use the Creative Cloud application to install applications and updates, it can be confusing and tedious to have to scroll through applications you don't use to find the ones that you do - for example, Lightroom Classic users will also see the cloud-based Lightroom CC application even if it's not installed, and it's easy [...]

2018-07-09T16:14:00-07:00July 11th, 2018|7 Comments

Most Popular Lightroom Articles of 2015

Thank you for making this a great year here on this Lightroom blog! Readers from 219 countries visited. Check out these posts that were the most-read this year: Which Should I Buy, Lightroom CC 2015 or Lightroom 6? Shooting in Raw + JPEG Mode: Why Most of Us Shouldn’t, And How to Set Lightroom Preferences If [...]

2017-06-28T18:11:46-07:00December 29th, 2015|7 Comments

How to Roll Back to Lightroom 6.1.1 or CC 2015.1

For those users who missed my suggestion yesterday to not update to Lightroom 6.2 / CC 2015.2 or who decided to risk it, and  have been experiencing crashes, here are my suggestions: UPDATE 10/9/15: a 6.2.1 / CC 2015.2.1 update has been released to address crash issue. Update to this, unless you are unhappy with the Import [...]

2019-03-21T12:46:04-07:00October 6th, 2015|50 Comments

Where to Find the Lightroom 6 Upgrade Product

UPDATE OCTOBER 2017: Click here to go to a newer version of this article on where to find the Lightroom 6 product. The article below is out-of-date. For those of you who prefer to continue with the stand-alone perpetual-license version of Lightroom rather than the Lightroom CC subscription, and want to upgrade to Lightroom 6 from any [...]

2017-10-19T13:52:43-07:00July 2nd, 2015|6 Comments

Lightroom 4 Sales on Now!

Amazon U.S. currently has Lightroom 4 on sale for $40 off ($109.99). I do not know how long this will last. Adobe has Lightroom 4 on sale for $30 off through May 11, 2013 in the Adobe store with coupon code SPRING 30. (At the moment the discount code is not working online, but from your [...]

2018-06-04T10:05:39-07:00April 30th, 2013|3 Comments

Lightroom Filmstrip Quick Tips

In Lightroom, the strip of photos along the bottom of the screen in each module is called the filmstrip. Here are a few tips for working with it: The filmstrip shows whatever photos you have selected in the Library module — a folder, a collection, or a catalog selection. You can navigate through your photos in [...]

2019-01-01T14:49:45-08:00March 25th, 2013|20 Comments

Improving Performance in Lightroom 4

I would recommend that anyone who is at all frustrated with Lightroom 4 running too slowly  check out this very useful new page from Adobe on steps you can take to improve performance.   Some relate to upgrading your hardware (such as 16 GB of RAM and moving your catalog to a solid state drive), but others [...]

2019-08-01T12:26:55-07:00December 6th, 2012|0 Comments