Adobe Heard You — The Old Import Workflow Is Coming Back!
Oct19

Adobe Heard You — The Old Import Workflow Is Coming Back!

Three Cheers to Adobe, who announced via Tom Hogarty on the official Adobe Lightroom blog, Lightroom Journal, that they’ll be returning Lightroom to its previous Import workflow! My hats off to them, because most companies these days would have just stuck to their guns and continued down the path they were headed, but instead they heard the voice of their existing customers and did the right thing (also, the last line of their...

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The Psychological Impact of Last Week’s Import Workflow Changes
Oct16

The Psychological Impact of Last Week’s Import Workflow Changes

Hi Gang: Greetings from Washington DC — I’m up here for my sold out seminar today, and I hope to meet a bunch of you here in person and get to shake your hand. OK, on to Lightroom stuff. To wrap this “Week of Lightroom Suffering” up, I’m just going to share a comment I received over on my Facebook page about this whole import workflow change situation. It’s a comment from one of my readers, Brian Clary,...

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Imagination
Oct15

Imagination

Today I wanted to share another part of my discussion with Steve Gustafson about the idea of imagination and the part it plays in what we do as photographers and artists. Here is an excerpt from Steve talking about the need for imagination. I have changed some of the wording for clarity’s sake or to add a comment and added some photos for illustration, but most of this is taken directly from Steve’s thoughts. Everyone...

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Yesterday’s “Importing” Poll Results, Plus I Think I Know Why This Happened
Oct13

Yesterday’s “Importing” Poll Results, Plus I Think I Know Why This Happened

Let’s get straight to the results from yesterday’s poll, because I think I’ve figured out why this whole Importing Process issue came about in the first place. Here ya go: In short: 88% feel it won’t help at all. Ouch. In short: 81% don’t like it or really hate it. Double-ouch. By the way — the numbers for answer #4 were actually much LOWER (like 1% for question #2) when it was just the folks here on...

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All Hell Breaks Loose in Lightroom Land!
Oct12

All Hell Breaks Loose in Lightroom Land!

Holy Cow! I go away for a week or so and look what happens. 😉 OK, I’m not going to write a long diatribe, because some of this is old news to you, but I do want the chance to weigh in on some stuff; the first being that: (1) Adobe released another update/bug fix on Friday that fixed a lot of folks problems Not mine, mind you — I can’t seem to import anything into Lightroom whatsoever — the import screen is pretty much...

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