My “Simplified Lightroom Image Management” System Online Course is Here [The SLIM System]
Nov21

My “Simplified Lightroom Image Management” System Online Course is Here [The SLIM System]

You guys know I’ve been touring the US with my “Shoot Like a Pro: Reloaded” tour (which comes to an end in Dallas next month), and I hear from so many people out there whose Lightroom life is a mess (their words). Not because they don’t know how to use the Develop Module, they tell me “I don’t know where my photos are!” and “I can’t find anything” and “I’m...

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Dispelling Lightroom’s Hidden “Auto Adjustment on Import” Myth
Nov07

Dispelling Lightroom’s Hidden “Auto Adjustment on Import” Myth

Today we’re dispelling the myth that Lightroom automatically does an Auto Adjustment to your RAW images when they’re first imported. That’s what it may look like, but it’s actually something else.

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Getting More Precise Control Over Quick Develop Settings
Nov04

Getting More Precise Control Over Quick Develop Settings

Here’s how to get finer adjustments, instead of just those big jumps when you click the single arrow button.

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Posting Your Images to SmugMug Directly From Lightroom
Oct31

Posting Your Images to SmugMug Directly From Lightroom

Hi gang, and Happy Halloween!!! I ran across this video Webinar from the folks at SmugMug on their Lightroom plug-in integration, and I know a lot of you out there use SmugMug to host your portfolio or sell your images online, so I thought I’d post it for you here. Hope you found that helpful. This ones for all you Photoshop users out there… In case you missed it — I did a post over on my daily blog on three “Old...

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Little Known “Quick Access To Keywords” Hidden Pop-up Menu
Oct24

Little Known “Quick Access To Keywords” Hidden Pop-up Menu

Hi gang – good morning from Sacramento, California and I’ve got a handy tip for you keyworders out there (you know who you are). This one falls under the “little known” category because Adobe kind of snuck it in during one of the many Lightroom CC updates. Here’s how it works: In the Library Module; click on the Paint can icon down in the toolbar (if you don’t see your toolbar down there — press the...

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Don’t Make Lightroom Standard Previews Bigger Than You Need
Oct21

Don’t Make Lightroom Standard Previews Bigger Than You Need

Hi Gang: How’s this for a late Friday post? (oh, and greetings from the Delta Sky Club at Laguardia). 🙂 This is just a quickie, but it can save you time and drive space, especially if the catalog you’re working with today was an older Lightroom catalog that you updated to work with the current version. The tip is how to make sure Lightroom doesn’t generate Standard Size Previews that are bigger than the size you need...

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