Lightroom Video: A New HDR Feature in Lightroom 4.1

There’s a little feature in Lightroom 4.1 (the latest update to Lightroom 4) that lets you take a full 32-bit image (basically, an image with crazy amounts of tonal range in it) right into Lightroom. So instead of tonemapping your HDR image in Photoshop, you can use the controls you’re already used to in Lightroom to do it.

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Lightroom 4 Presets – "The 300" Look (updated)
Jun18

Lightroom 4 Presets – "The 300" Look (updated)

Hey everyone. I know I’ve been a big slacker on the blog lately. Been traveling like crazy teaching my Lightroom 4 Live seminars so it’s been hard to keep up. Today, I’m in San Francisco and it’s looking like a great crowd of over 400 will be there. As always, my invite stands – if you’re coming to the seminar please come on up and say hi at some point. It’s great to see the faces behind the...

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Want Your Photos Critiqued? Join Us Live Today at 4pm on The Grid
Jun06

Want Your Photos Critiqued? Join Us Live Today at 4pm on The Grid

Hey everyone. For the last few months, Scott and I have been doing live photo critiques each month on our weekly talk show (The Grid). They’ve become wildy popular and incredibly effective for not just the people who get their photos critiqued but also everyone else who gets to see the critique. It’s really eye opening to listen to what works/doesn’t work in a photo even if it’s not your own photos. So if you...

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3 Things (and some more stuff) You Need to Know About Lightroom 4.1
Jun04

3 Things (and some more stuff) You Need to Know About Lightroom 4.1

Last week, Adobe released an update to Lightroom 4 (Lightroom 4.1). Usually the updates are more about adding camera support and new lens profiles to Lightroom. But you’ll want to make sure you grab this one pretty quick, because it not only fixes a few bugs that I’ve heard about, but it has a few new features too. First, The 3 Things 1. You now have the ability to process HDR TIFF files (yes, even 32-bit TIFF files)....

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Lightroom Live Seminar Contest Winners
Jun01

Lightroom Live Seminar Contest Winners

I’ve got the winners for my upcoming seminars for you. Even if you didn’t win, I hope you’ll still consider coming out to the seminar. Here’s the details and outline of the entire seminar on the Kelby Training website. Thanks! Washington DC: Twila Davis Reed Lansing, Michigan: James Eaton Richmond: D Glen McNeill San Francisco: Georgia Garrett and Phil Shaw (Thanks for the weather tip...

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