Another Custom Lightroom Photo Album Layout Idea (and free downloadable template)
Mar20

Another Custom Lightroom Photo Album Layout Idea (and free downloadable template)

Hi Gang – I had planned on doing another photo book/print layout last week, but my whole schedule got off with my trip to Philly on Monday, and then the HDR camera thing, and blah, blah, blah, etc. here it is today: This is another 5-photo layout (since Lightroom doesn’t have any 5-photo template), and I give you an alternate layout as well, and a free downloadable preset, too! Here’s how to make your own: And...

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It’s “Lightroom Love” Friday!
Mar17

It’s “Lightroom Love” Friday!

Hi Gang — the weekend’s almost here, and there’s a lot going on in Lightroom land, so let’s get to it: Freakin’ awesome Lightroom guest blog post from Lightroom Guru Rob Sylvan The guest blogger this week on my blog was none other than Photoshop World Instructor Rob Sylvan, and he did one heck of a Lightroom post called “10 Years of Lightroom Help Desk Advice” where he shared the answers to some of...

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Getting More Info From Your Grid View Thumbnails in Lightroom
Mar15

Getting More Info From Your Grid View Thumbnails in Lightroom

I missed posting Benjamin Warde’s Lightroom Coffee Break yesterday because of that new HDR in-camera thingy, but I didn’t want skip it this week, so I just moved it until today. It’s a pretty handy one, too as Benjamin shows how to see more detail on your image’s thumbnail (plus, he shows how to customize it to show exactly what you want to see). Good stuff. Thanks Benjamin! 2-days left to save $100 Don’t...

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Lightroom Mobile’s Awesome New In-Camera HDR
Mar14

Lightroom Mobile’s Awesome New In-Camera HDR

I love what Adobe has been doing with Lightroom Mobile, and the direction it’s been going, and their latest edition (in an update released late last week for iPhones and Android phones that can capture RAW images) adds an HDR shooting mode to their already robust in-app camera (you access the HDR feature from the pop-up menu in the app, as seen above). BTW: Professional mode allows you to control Aperture, ISO, and shutter speed...

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Beginner’s Tip: How to Import to an External Hard Drive
Mar13

Beginner’s Tip: How to Import to an External Hard Drive

Mornin’ everybody, and greetings from a chilly Philadelphia (where it’s 23° and raining. Brrrrr!). I’m here for the 2nd stop on my nationwide “Lightroom On Tour” full-day seminar. Sorry I missed blogging on Friday — I was in a less cold (but snowy) Boston for the first stop on my Lightroom and had my hands full prepping to launch the new tour. BTW: Thanks to the 360+ photographers who came out to spend...

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