A nice peek at Julieanne’s Lightroom Classic Sorting Workflow
Mar29

A nice peek at Julieanne’s Lightroom Classic Sorting Workflow

Nice post from Adobe’s Lightroom and Photoshop Evangelist Julieanne Kost over on her Adobe Blog. It’s called “Assigning Flags, Star Ratings, and Color Labels in Lightroom Classic” but what I like in particular is that she quickly shares her own sorting workflow in the process. Here’s the link if you’ve got a sec (you’ll dig it, and it’s short and sweet). Have a great weekend everybody,...

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How to Recover Shadows and Highlights Like a Pro—A Guide to Maximizing Details for Any Photograph Using Aurora HDR
Mar28

How to Recover Shadows and Highlights Like a Pro—A Guide to Maximizing Details for Any Photograph Using Aurora HDR

We’ve all faced the same problem: photographs that lack contrast; images where the shadows and highlights look flat and the details are muddy. While the problem is common, the solutions are many. In this article, I want to show you several easy fixes (using built-in tools) — including some uncommon ones — that you should explore.

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When Photos Go Missing
Mar27

When Photos Go Missing

An often overlooked aspect of the import process into Lightroom Classic is that the exact location of where to find those photos on your system is written into the catalog file at that time. The path to that location is stored inside the catalog along with all the metadata embedded in each imported photo, and that is what Lightroom uses to find the source photos as you do your work. As long as you use Lightroom to do all file...

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How to Create Adjustment Brush Presets
Mar26

How to Create Adjustment Brush Presets

In 60-seconds or less, thanks to Lightroom wizard Benjamin Warde. 🙂 Check it out: Cool, right? Have a great Tuesday! -Scott

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Lightroom Classic: What You Need To Know About Backing Up to a Secondary Drive
Mar25

Lightroom Classic: What You Need To Know About Backing Up to a Secondary Drive

Backing up to a secondary drive on Import? Absolutely. Highly Recommended. However, here’s where people have told me they’ve gotten burned by not really understanding what that means. For example, they imported some images say…three or four months ago. They made collections, edited a bunch of images, added keywords, the whole nine yards. One day their computer’s hard drive crashes (hey, it happens), so they go...

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