It’s Photo Tip Friday (Well, Lightroom Tip Friday Anyway)
Apr07

It’s Photo Tip Friday (Well, Lightroom Tip Friday Anyway)

Hi Gang. Thought I’d share this photo tip from KelbyOne instructor (and Photoshop World Conference instructor) Erik Valind — it’s a quick 60-second  tip on using Lightroom’s bult-in HDR feature. Thanks Erik! Looking forward to meeting some of you on Monday in Chicago, and Tuesday in the Detroit area (Livonia), for my Lightroom On Tour seminar. It’s not too late to join me for the day if you wanna –...

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Awesome 60-second tutorial on using Guided Upright in Lightroom
Apr04

Awesome 60-second tutorial on using Guided Upright in Lightroom

This is such an awesome tutorial (from Benjamin Warde) and it’s under 60-seconds. Best minute you’ll spend today learning Lightroom. 🙂

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First Look at Portrait Retouching Plug-in for Lightroom: Perfectly Clear Complete 3
Mar29

First Look at Portrait Retouching Plug-in for Lightroom: Perfectly Clear Complete 3

Here’s my quick first look at a pretty amazing plug-in for portrait retouching. Lots of new stuff in this update.

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If your camera doesn’t have GPS built-in, you will LOVE this Lightroom tip!
Mar24

If your camera doesn’t have GPS built-in, you will LOVE this Lightroom tip!

Hi gang, and happy Friday. Adobe’s own Terry White was on “The Grid” as my guest this week (we were talking about travel photography), and he showed this tip about how to instantly tag all your photos with GPS data for people whose camera doesn’t have built-in GPS tagging (or any other kind of 3rd party GPS add-on). So simple, very clever; super easy. Check out the video below: A big thanks to Terry for sharing...

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Another Custom Lightroom Photo Album Layout Idea (and free downloadable template)
Mar20

Another Custom Lightroom Photo Album Layout Idea (and free downloadable template)

Hi Gang – I had planned on doing another photo book/print layout last week, but my whole schedule got off with my trip to Philly on Monday, and then the HDR camera thing, and blah, blah, blah, etc. here it is today: This is another 5-photo layout (since Lightroom doesn’t have any 5-photo template), and I give you an alternate layout as well, and a free downloadable preset, too! Here’s how to make your own: And...

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How to Get a Custom Print Layout Into Lightroom’s Book Module
Mar03

How to Get a Custom Print Layout Into Lightroom’s Book Module

Ever since I started posting these custom print templates, I’ve been getting questions about how to take these layouts (once you’re done putting images into the layouts) , so I thought I’d do a short video about it. NOTE: if you’re not doing Wedding albums, watch till the end of the video where I use the exact same layout for a travel photo book. These layouts can be used for any topics. Hope that helps. 🙂 If...

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