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What’s New in Lightroom CC Desktop 2.0, iOS, and Android – October 2018 Release

Adobe today released version 2.0 of the Lightroom CC cloud-based desktop application, along with Lightroom CC iOS 4.0 and Android 4.0. An update to Lightroom Classic was also released - see my Lightroom Classic article for details on this. Lightroom CC Desktop 2.0 requires Windows 10 v1703 or later, or macOS 10.12 Sierra or later. [...]

2018-10-22T12:44:23+00:00October 15th, 2018|0 Comments

How to Use People View in the Cloud-Based Lightroom CC

In Lightroom CC Desktop 2.0 as well as in Lightroom CC iOS and Android (AKA Lightroom Mobile), we now have a People function that identifies people in our photos and allows us to name them. Watch my video tutorial below, or read on below the video for details on how to use People. I forgot [...]

2018-10-22T12:47:29+00:00October 15th, 2018|0 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

Uh Oh! Lightroom CC Needs to Be Restarted – You’ve Deleted Your Catalog

Today many users of the cloud-based Lightroom CC application are reporting encountering the following message: "Uh-oh! Lightroom CC needs to be restarted. You've deleted your catalog." Don't panic - just restart the application, and all should be well. Adobe is looking into this - they initially believed that "this is being triggered by a Mac OS [...]

2018-10-07T14:16:03+00:00October 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Lightroom Classic CC, Lightroom CC, and Photoshop Compatibility with macOS Mojave

Apple has released their macOS Mojave 10.14 operating system update. Adobe has tested Mojave with Lightroom Classic CC 7.5, Lightroom CC 1.5,  Lightroom 6.14 and other Creative Cloud applications. Known issues with Lightroom Classic CC 7.5 and Lightroom CC 1.5 and Mojave: Switching to Mojave’s Dark Mode can cause Lightroom Classic CC and Lightroom CC to [...]

2018-09-27T14:16:58+00:00September 27th, 2018|10 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

How to Reuse Your Lightroom Photo Book Design

If you've made a photo book with Lightroom's Book module, you know that it can take a long time to get it just right. When you're ready to make your second book, rather than start from scratch, reuse your first design, modifying it as you see fit. In the video tutorial below, from my Lightroom: [...]

2018-08-31T13:56:59+00:00August 31st, 2018|0 Comments

What’s New in Lightroom CC Desktop, iOS and Android – August 2018 Release

Adobe today released update 1.5 for the Lightroom CC cloud-based desktop application. Updates for iOS and Android have also been announced - but they won't ship for up to a few weeks. An update to Lightroom Classic was also released - see my Lightroom Classic article for details on this. To update Lightroom CC Desktop, [...]

2018-08-29T10:27:58+00:00August 22nd, 2018|1 Comment

What’s New in Lightroom Classic 7.5 – August 2018 Release

Adobe today released Lightroom Classic CC 7.5, with new Book module features, Windows support for Apple HEIC files, support for new cameras, new lens profiles, bug fixes and more. (Updates were also released for the cloud-based Lightroom CC desktop application as well as for Lightroom CC mobile (iOS and Android)  - see my Lightroom CC [...]

2018-08-27T12:03:22+00:00August 22nd, 2018|7 Comments
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