Adding Keywords to Multiple Photos

If you’ve got a photo that has keywords associated with it and you’d like to copy those keywords to other photos, try this. In Library grid view, highlight the photo that has the keywords attached to it. Then go to the Keywords panel. Highlight all of the keywords that you want to use there. Now press Ctrl + C (Mac: Cmd + C) to copy them. Go to the grid again and highlight all of the photos that you’d like to copy...

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Strobist Lighting Blog

The other week I posted something about how I’ve been very interested in lighting lately. One of the regular visitors to this site, David Brenner, sent me a link to the Strobist blog. What a cool site! It’s got tips, technique, links and examples of just about everything concerning lighting. If you’ve never seen it yet make sure you visit the “First Time Here” links on the top right side of the home page....

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Customizing Your Identity Plate

If you look in the top left corner of Lightroom you’ll see a small area showing Lightroom’s product identity. But picture this. What if you could change that to show the name of your studio, your logo, or even the client’s name? Well, that is precisely what the Identity Plate is for. It lets you customize that area in Lightroom to say whatever you want. You can fill that area with text or even graphics to give the...

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A Photo I Shot This Morning

Well folks, I really don’t have a blog where I post my recent photos. I thought about starting one but, as you can imagine, the last thing I need is another blog or website to keep up with. Instead, I thought I’d post a photo I took this morning at a local horse racetrack. I mainly went for practice and to see what the early morning light had to offer. I was really psyched when I got back and saw this though. At first...

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Fill Light

Not quite sure what the Fill Light slider is doing? Well, think of it this way – when you adjust your Exposure setting, Lightroom will tend to make the entire photo brighter. This may be fine most of the time but it may eventually push some of your highlight areas to the point where they’re clipped and become all white. If you reach that point and you’d still like to make the photo brighter, you can resort to the...

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