Adobe, Please Fix This in Lightroom 6
Jan08

Adobe, Please Fix This in Lightroom 6

This one has been driving me crazy for years, because it puts a speed bump in our workflow. Here’s the issue (in short); when you create a Collection, while you do have the option of adding this new collection to any existing Collection Set, there is no way to add it to a NEW Collection Set. You have to go create one first, then come back and try again. Ugh. For example: I imported some automotive photos from a studio car...

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Using Print Dimensions & Resolution
Jan07

Using Print Dimensions & Resolution

The Print module in Lightroom has a checkbox in it that allows you to resample the image you are working on to set the target PPI for printing.  If your image does not meet the resolution that you specify in this box (usually 240ppi), the upsampling kicks in and takes care of it for you.  There are times however when you would like to see just how far of a print size you can get away with without any upsampling. In this instance, I...

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Announcing “The Lightroom Show” With RC & Me
Jan06

Announcing “The Lightroom Show” With RC & Me

Today I’m very excited to announce that we’re producing a brand new weekly show from RC Concepcion and me all about Lightroom. It’s called (wait for it…wait for it…) “The Lightroom Show” (we tried to go for the most obvious name ever award). We’re launching later this month (we’re working on the sets, lighting, boring production stuff now), but in the meantime, here’s what we need...

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The Hidden Keyboard Shortcut For Applying A Preset
Jan05

The Hidden Keyboard Shortcut For Applying A Preset

OK, my Holiday Break is officially over, and I’m back at it full time with a keyboard shortcut that you probably already know doesn’t exist, right? But wouldn’t it be great to be able to apply a preset as a shortcut — not just for speed, but so you can close the Left Side panels and see much more of your image. Well, here’s a workaround that pretty much lets you use a keyboard shortcut to apply a Develop...

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Sing to the Tune of “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” by Brenda Lee
Dec22

Sing to the Tune of “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” by Brenda Lee

Hi Folks: To get you ready for Christmas week, please join with me and sing this next part (out loud if you’re really in the Christmas spirit) to the tune of “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” by Brenda Lee. Laming out on Christmas Week at the Lightroom Killer Tips Blog Here is something you won’t see Any tips or Lightroom stuff I’m taking off all week long To let the Christmas Spirit ring Later...

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