My “Magic Number” for Nice Subtle Edge Vignetting
Nov25

My “Magic Number” for Nice Subtle Edge Vignetting

Adding a vignette (darkening the edges all the way around the image to focus the attention on your subject) is definitely one of those things you either love with the passion of a thousand burning suns, or you hate it with every fiber of your being. Most folks fall on one side or the other (kind of like people feel about HDR), but I think one reason is that, like HDR, people tend to greatly overdue their vignettes making them really...

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Lightroom 5.7 Update: More Camera Support & New LR Mobile Features
Nov23

Lightroom 5.7 Update: More Camera Support & New LR Mobile Features

Just in case you missed it — Adobe has released a free update to Lightroom — version 5.7 with lots of new cameras supported (including the Canon 7D Mark II and the Nikon D750) and some new features for Lightroom Mobile (including one that helps for client feedback), and an integrated Aperture/iPhoto importer. Check out the quick video from Adobe’s own Terry “T-Bone” White (below) on the new client feedback...

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My Recapped Thoughts on “Lightroom Only” Month
Feb11

My Recapped Thoughts on “Lightroom Only” Month

Hi folks! Well the dust has settled and my week of traveling is over so I’m finally getting a chance to sit down and write the recap on Lightroom Only month. Overall, I enjoyed it. Because of my day job at KelbyOne.com, it was incredibly hard to keep up with the month (which is why I only did 4 out of 5 weekdays each week – I needed a day off). But I have to say that writing those posts, and reading your comments gave me...

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The Final Day of “Lightroom Only” Month
Jan31

The Final Day of “Lightroom Only” Month

Whooops! Well, I goofed. I posted this early this morning. I even got up early to write it. But sadly, in my tired state, (yeah, I’ll blame it on fatigue) I forgot to categorize it so it showed up on the home page. Sorry Welcome to the final day in my self-project-ish, month-long postings of images I’m only using Lightroom to edit. If you’re just coming in to reading this and haven’t read the original post...

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Day 15 of “Lightroom Only” Month (Interior/Architecture HDR Look)
Jan30

Day 15 of “Lightroom Only” Month (Interior/Architecture HDR Look)

Hey everyone. Sorry for the late post. I’m on my way up north to teach my Lightroom 5 Seminar tomorrow. Anyway, welcome to Day 15 in my self-project-ish, month-long postings of images I’m only using Lightroom to edit. If you’re just coming in to reading this and haven’t read the original post where I wrote why I’m doing this, then make sure you check that out too. Okay, here goes: The Photo: St. Patricks...

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Day 14 of “Lightroom Only” Month (Sports Photos)
Jan28
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