The New Episode of “The Lightroom Show” is Here!
May01

The New Episode of “The Lightroom Show” is Here!

After last Friday’s late release (ahem), we thought we’d better this one up early! Of course, we’re including some of the new stuff in Lightroom CC, but most of our readers don’t have the new version yet, so there’s still lots of stuff in this episode you can use in any recent version of Lightroom. Hope you find the show helpful (and thanks to everyone who posts topics here for future shows —it helps RC...

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Brush affects with LR CC
Apr29

Brush affects with LR CC

With the New Lightroom CC update, you can now use the brush to add or subtract affects to specific areas.  Now you can use the gradient tool and the radial filter tool more often, even when there are objects or people in the way that would normally get smeared with the same affect that you may only want applied to the sky. One of my favorite new ways to use this is to apply quick blur effects that I would normally go to Photoshop to...

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3 Keyboard Shortcuts for  People View
Apr28

3 Keyboard Shortcuts for People View

As a person who does a lot of pictures of people, I am very excited to get into tagging them in People view in Lightroom CC. Here are three shortcuts that I think will speed up that process for you. O and G : The G key will always bring you to Grid view in Lightroom – so we already know that one. The O key will bring you into People view. If you have your people scanning turned off in Activity center, this is the only time that...

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Quick Tip: Turning off  a Plugin
Apr27

Quick Tip: Turning off a Plugin

Here’s a quick tip to start off your Monday. If you have a plugin that you would like to stop running in Lightroom CC, it’s as easy as going into the Plugin Manager. Click on File>Plugin Manager and you’ll see a list of running plugins for your system. Highlight the one that you want to stop and click on the Disable button on the right of the window. Now, the plugin is stopped, and no longer...

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“The Lightroom Show” Episode #11 is Finally (finally!) Here!
Apr24

“The Lightroom Show” Episode #11 is Finally (finally!) Here!

So sorry for getting this out so late today — we had a technical glitch that kept this awesome, awesome Lightroom CC episode sitting on a server somewhere, but now it’s free to roam out there on the interwebs. It’s our first episode talking about Lightroom CC, so we cover a bit in this episode (which is slightly longer than our regular episodes). Also, if you watched any of our four live Webinars Tuesday, some of...

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