Lightroom Tip: Quick and Easy Before/After View
Sep13

Lightroom Tip: Quick and Easy Before/After View

Hey everyone. Happy Friday! I’ve got a really quick and simple Lightroom tip today. It’s one of those keyboard shortcuts that’s become second nature for me, but I run in to folks all the time that didn’t know about it. See, Lightroom has official Before/After buttons at the bottom left of your photo (while in the Develop module). Here’s a screen capture to show you where they are. (click to see image...

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The Secret Cropping Tip To Go From Horizontal To Vertical
Aug15

The Secret Cropping Tip To Go From Horizontal To Vertical

Knowing how to crop a horizontal image into a vertical one, or vice versa, has been this little secret among Lightroom users for a while now. It’s one of those things that, while it is indeed in a menu, it’s not something that would ever jump out at you. So here’s the secret. When you’re in Crop mode (the keyboard shortcut is R), all you have to do is press the letter X and it’ll switch your crop...

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The Photosmith App for Lightroom and the iPad
Aug09

The Photosmith App for Lightroom and the iPad

Earlier in the summer, Photosmith released version 3 of their iPad app for Lightroom. Photosmith was really the first on the scene with iPad/Lightroom interaction years ago, and I’ve always had the app installed on my tablet. But it’s not until recently that I really started using it to help manage my photos from Lightroom to my iPad. What is Photosmith? In a nutshell, Photosmith is an iPad app that helps you keep your...

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No Time To Get Organized in Lightroom? Then Don’t!
Aug08

No Time To Get Organized in Lightroom? Then Don’t!

Hey everyone. I wanted to take a minute to give you a suggestion that’s helped a lot of people in my seminars. I’ve gotten a lot of great feedback from it – sighs of relief and just overall it seems like it’s helped a lot of Lightroom users out there. A Question I Get All The Time See, one of the questions I get asked quite a bit is how to bring in all of some one’s older photos that may be scattered...

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Lightroom Tip: A Crazy Quick Way To Reset One (or multiple) Sliders
Jul26

Lightroom Tip: A Crazy Quick Way To Reset One (or multiple) Sliders

First off, my Kelby Training Lightroom 5 Seminar in Hartford CT is just one week from today. It’s filling up fast so make sure you grab a seat if you’re thinking of going. And if you do go, please come up and say hi – it’s great to get to meet people from the blog. Now on to the tip…you may or may not know that if you double click a slider in Lightroom it resets that slider to 0 – it’s default...

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Lightroom Tip – Moving Presets
Jul16

Lightroom Tip – Moving Presets

Way back I posted a video on organizing presets because your preset list in Lightroom can get pretty unwieldy if you don’t start using descriptively named folders to keep them in (ooops, did I just say “descriptively named folders”?… sorry, inside joke ) Anyway, what do you do if you didn’t put your presets in the folder you want in the first place? No sweat. You can move ‘em. Just click on a preset...

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