NEWS: New Lightroom Mobile 1.1 and Lightroom on the iPhone
Jun18

NEWS: New Lightroom Mobile 1.1 and Lightroom on the iPhone

Hey everyone! A while back I wrote about Lightroom Mobile on the iPad. Well, Adobe just released LR Mobile 1.1 today (as well as a few other things) and I figured I’d give you a quick recap. First, Lightroom isn’t the only app that got an update today. Just about all of them did (including Photoshop). Over at KelbyOne.com we put together a full resource center with videos on all the updates. Here’s the link if you...

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The Lightroom Keyboard Shortcut That Messes Everyone Up
Jun11

The Lightroom Keyboard Shortcut That Messes Everyone Up

Okay, it’s time. I was finally asked this question the other day (from some one who actually knows Lightroom pretty well), why his Toolbar was missing. You know, the one that’s below the image, but above the Filmstrip in the various modules. Here’s an image of the area I’m talking about. Or maybe you don’t know because it’s not there. Why? Because it probably got accidentally hidden. It’s got...

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Lightroom Q&A: What’s the Best Way to Brighten Your Photos for Print?
Jun04

Lightroom Q&A: What’s the Best Way to Brighten Your Photos for Print?

I got an email from some one the other week asking if my Print Brightness presets still work for Lightroom 5. If you’re not familiar with them, they’re presets that I created back in 2010 that increase the Brightness slider for printing purposes, because prints often come out darker than what you see on screen. Anyway, the answer to the question is that they won’t really work like they used to because Lightroom 4...

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5 Things You Need To Know About Lightroom Catalogs
May22
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The Ultimate Lightroom Keyboard Shortcut Tool
May15

The Ultimate Lightroom Keyboard Shortcut Tool

Over on GitHub (a popular place for sharing code, and projects), just posted a web-based Lightroom Shortcut app. I have to say it’s pretty cool as a learning tool. Basically, you can load up any module in Lightroom, set your keyboard style (Mac, PC), and it’ll show you exactly what keys are used for each feature. Plus, it even has a Search feature at the bottom which works really well. I typed in the word...

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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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