Free Deal Alert! onOne Perfect Effects is Free Again
May11

Free Deal Alert! onOne Perfect Effects is Free Again

Okay, I’m really late to this party and it’s last minute news, but onOne Software is giving away their Perfect Effects 8 plug-in again. I’m always mentioning how I use their Perfect Photo Suite 8 plug-ins (specifically the Dynamic Contrast presets in Perfect Effects 8) for all of my landscape and outdoor photos. Well, they’re giving it away again for free. The problem is that the deal ends on Monday at some...

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An Interesting Tidbit/Tip On Lightroom Trial Versions
May01

An Interesting Tidbit/Tip On Lightroom Trial Versions

I’m not sure if you knew this but today is national Get a Friend to Try Lightroom Day. I know most of you reading the blog here probably already have Lightroom. And most have Lightroom 5. But I wanted to post this in case you either A) Don’t have Lightroom 5 yet, or B) Know some one who may have tried Lightroom at one point, but doesn’t have the trial anymore. See, a little known fact on Lightroom trial downloads is...

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Creating Lightroom Presets for the New Twitter Profiles
Apr29

Creating Lightroom Presets for the New Twitter Profiles

In case you didn’t know, Twitter just released new profile enhancements for your profile and header photos. Since things can get dry, I try to change header photos every once in a while to help keep things fresh. So I figured I’d create a mini-tutorial for you on how you can help use Lightroom to set up some presets and make it easier to save the images at the sizes you need. And even if you don’t use Twitter or...

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Lightroom Q&A: Snapshots Vs. Virtual Copies
Apr24

Lightroom Q&A: Snapshots Vs. Virtual Copies

A common question I get is what the difference between Lightroom’s Snapshots and Virtual Copies. While you could use them interchangeably in some ways, they really have two separate uses. Here goes: What’s a Snapshot? Think of a snapshot as something you’d use when editing a photo and you have a few different paths, editing ideas, or effects you want to try on the photo. It’d be silly to keep hitting the reset...

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Super-Fast Browsing in onOne Software’s Perfect Photo Suite
Apr18

Super-Fast Browsing in onOne Software’s Perfect Photo Suite

Anyone that’s ever been to one of my smaller workshops or editing photos next to me knows that, while I do most of my work in Lightroom, I usually look at my photos in Photo Mechanic first. Why? Mainly because Photo Mechanic is lightning fast at showing you your thumbnails and even higher quality photos than Lightroom. Now, I don’t do this all the time. When I have a few extra minutes, it’s actually much easier to...

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Lightroom Mobile Tip: Selecting A Photo To Represent the Collection
Apr15

Lightroom Mobile Tip: Selecting A Photo To Represent the Collection

Lightroom Mobile launched last week to a huge welcoming crowd at Photoshop World. Since then I’ve heard a lot of great feedback on it and I’m hopeful to see where things go in the future. Anyway, I had a cool tip to share that one of the blog readers (Brian) asked about last week. See, Lightroom Mobile uses collections on the iPad. When you’re looking at all of your collections though, you’re only going to see...

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