Yet Another Custom Print Layout for Wedding Albums (or whatever)
Mar08

Yet Another Custom Print Layout for Wedding Albums (or whatever)

It’s Wednesday, and time for another custom print layout. This is a six-photo layout with three wide photos, two small tall photos, and one large tall. Of course, I also make the template downloadable, but you should still watch the video (ya know, the whole “teach a man to fish” thing. 🙂 So, here’s how to create your own 6-photo layout: There you have it. Hope you found that helpful. Here’s a link to the template I...

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The Advantage of “Open as Smart Object in Photoshop”
Mar06

The Advantage of “Open as Smart Object in Photoshop”

Here’s the difference between pixel-based editing in Photoshop, and being able to open and re-edit the actual RAW image while you’re there. Good stuff to know.

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Lightroom By The Numbers (A bunch of really handy keyboard shortcuts using numbers)
Feb22

Lightroom By The Numbers (A bunch of really handy keyboard shortcuts using numbers)

Hi Gang. First, please let me apologize for posting the totally wrong video yesterday for Ben Warde’s “Lightroom Coffee Break.”Totally my fault, and worse yet, I didn’t learn about the problem until late in the day.  Luckily, it’s fixed now, and it’s a really handy tip so here’s a link to jump back to yesterday to catch his helpful 60-second tip. Today, I did a short video for you with a bunch...

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How To Save a Collection As a Favorite
Feb15

How To Save a Collection As a Favorite

Welcome back, and I hope you have a great Valentine’s Day! 🙂 Here’s a quick video on a feature that most users I know don’t even realize is there, and it’s just so handy (especially if you have a lot of collections). Take a quick look: Hope you found that helpful. 🙂 Don’t forget, Stella Kramer is my guest today… …on ‘The Grid.’ She’s a Pulitzer Prize winning photo editor and portfolio...

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Seven Really Handy Lightroom Shortcuts
Feb13

Seven Really Handy Lightroom Shortcuts

You know what would really start your week off right? Learning Seven new Lightroom keyboard shortcuts. Hey, even if you just picked up one you didn’t know, it’d still be worth it, right? Right! 🙂

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When Negative Magnifications Can Come In Handy
Feb07

When Negative Magnifications Can Come In Handy

This is a way handier tip than it sounds – you’ll be surprised how useful Ben’s tip today about negative magnification really is. Good stuff!

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