Back screening Images From Right Within Lightroom
Mar21

Back screening Images From Right Within Lightroom

The trick to making back screened photos (mostly, so you can put text or over photos over them), all done right here in Lightroom.

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Help! My Hard Drive is Full and I Can’t Edit Any More Photos!!!!
Mar15

Help! My Hard Drive is Full and I Can’t Edit Any More Photos!!!!

This is an email (below) that I got as a direct message on Facebook yesterday, and I thought I’d share how I would deal with this situation here on the blog in case there are other people out there in a similar situation: I’ve got a Macbook Pro with 500 GB H.D. I shoot with a Canon 6D, and import all my photos into LR5. I then create a collection, and edit the photos. This quickly has filled my HD. Subsequently I...

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Quick Tip For Dealing With ‘Overlit’ Flash in Portraits
Mar14

Quick Tip For Dealing With ‘Overlit’ Flash in Portraits

Here’s a quick tip using a tool you’re probably already familiar with, but using it in a different way.

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Don’t Buy The Wrong Version of Lightroom…
Mar11

Don’t Buy The Wrong Version of Lightroom…

Hi Gang, and happy Friday. Above – that’s a short video I recorded after a photographer at my New York seminar last week came up and asked me a question about switching from Elements to Lightroom and he told me he had figured out which version of Lightroom to buy, and he asked me if I agreed with his logic. I gave him a perspective he told me he had never considered, and then just today I got an email question from a...

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Gradient Filter Tip (plus our book winners!)
Mar09

Gradient Filter Tip (plus our book winners!)

A cool tips for using the Gradient Filter, plus our “Photoshop for Lightroom Users” book winners! :)

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I’m Giving Away 5 Signed Copies of My Book “Photoshop For Lightroom Users”
Mar07

I’m Giving Away 5 Signed Copies of My Book “Photoshop For Lightroom Users”

Hi everybody — Hope your Monday is off to good start. Last Thursday I was in New York City teaching my seminar and after the Lightroom session I talked to a number of photographers who told me that they had signed up for Adobe’s Photographers Bundle (Lightroom & Photoshop for $9.99 US a month), but they said they hadn’t even tried Photoshop — they felt Photoshop was not only intimidating, but they weren’t even...

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