Video Tip – Sharpening in 1.1

As soon as Lightroom 1.1 was released the requests for more information on the new sharpening sliders started to flood my inbox. So this week we’re going to take a look at the sharpening sliders and I’ll show you exactly what they do. I’ll show you on a landscape photo and a portrait since each type of photo reacts differently to each slider. That said, here in the US, tomorrow is the 4th of July and I’d like...

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Monday Video – Archiving Photos

In this week’s video I’m tackling one of those questions I get just about everyday – archiving photos with Lightroom. It’s actually a great question and I know a lot of folks out there have the same issue. How do you archive your photos from Lightroom so you can free up hard drive space but still maintain and manage your photo shoots in Lightroom? I’ll warn you ahead of time, there is no...

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Video – Renaming Photos in Lightroom

This week’s video is on renaming photos once they’re already in Lightroom. Now, you may already know you can rename when you import into Lightroom. But what if you don’t? I’ve heard many requests for a Batch Rename feature similar to what we had in Bridge. Well Lightroom has a feature that’s does just that. It’s useful for renaming a bunch of photos or just one if that’s all you need. Click...

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Removing Dust Spots from Multiple Photos

Ever go on a photo shoot only to get back and realize there was some type of dust or spot on your lens. So not only is the spot there for one photo but it’s there on all of your photos. In Photoshop it would be a royal pain in the butt to get red of each one of them but in Lightroom it’s a breeze. By using the Remove Spots tool along with the Synchronize feature you can get rid of those spots in just a few seconds. While...

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Video – Creating Versions (Virtual Copies)

I’d have to say that Virtual Copies are one of my favorite features in Lightroom. This is a feature that sneaks under most people’s radar, but I think they’re incredibly powerful. Think about it this way. How many times do you want to see your photo as say, a color photo – then maybe in black and white – then maybe even as a sepia-tinted photo? Imagine what a pain in the neck it would be to try and create...

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Video – My Top 10 Shortcuts

This week’s video is taking a slightly different spin then usual. Usually, I show you some type of tool or technique in Lightroom but this time I’m showing you my top 10 favorite shortcuts. These are things that I use all of the time because they help me work faster. When I demo Lightroom I always have people come up to me and ask “How’d you do that so fast”. Sometimes I even forget because these...

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