Kristi Sherk’s Awesome “Portrait Retouching in Lightroom CC” Class is Here!
Dec05

Kristi Sherk’s Awesome “Portrait Retouching in Lightroom CC” Class is Here!

Kristi Sherk’s new class on retouching in Lightroom is crushing it!!! Check out the official trailer (then go watch the class). All the links and stuff are here.

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Lightroom Coffee Break Tip: Easily Update Local Adjustments with Multiple Sliders
Nov29

Lightroom Coffee Break Tip: Easily Update Local Adjustments with Multiple Sliders

Another awesome 60-second video tip from Adobe’s own Lightroom shark, Ben Warde. You’ll dig it.

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Why The Ability to Move Adjustment Brush Edits Can Be Really Handy
Nov18

Why The Ability to Move Adjustment Brush Edits Can Be Really Handy

I did a quick video to answer the question “Why would I ever need to move an edit I made with the Adjustment Brush?” — here’s why: ’cause it can really save a lot of time, and help speed your workflow in certain cases. 🙂

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Brightening Eyes in Lightroom (ala Kristina Sherk)
Oct28

Brightening Eyes in Lightroom (ala Kristina Sherk)

Hi everybody, and a happy Friday it is! On Wednesday my guest on “The Grid” was none other than the “Shark Pixel” herself, pro retoucher Kristina Sherk, and we were doing retouching blind critiques. During the broadcast, Kristina talked about a quick fix in Lightroom for brightening eyes, and I thought I’d share it here (especially since it’s different, and faster than the way I normally do it using...

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Unlocking The Power of the Adjustment Brush Online Course
Sep15

Unlocking The Power of the Adjustment Brush Online Course

Hi gang – if you’re looking to learn something really useful about Lightroom this weekend, I hope you’ll check out my KelbyOne in-depth online class on Unlocking The Power of Lightroom’s Adjustment Brush and related tools. I get emails all the time from photographers who have watched this class telling me this class really opened their eyes; took away any apprehensiveness about the tools, and literally unlocked...

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Landscape Plug-in Effect (without the plug-in) & 10 Book Winners!
Aug10

Landscape Plug-in Effect (without the plug-in) & 10 Book Winners!

(Above: What you see here is a cooling/warming effect applied using the Nik Color Efex Pro 4 Bi-Color Filter, that makes the sky bluer and the ground much warmer. We’re going to recreate the look all in Lightroom without the plug-in). OK, sure I could post the winners at the end, so at least you’d check out the tutorial, but you know, and I know you’d just scroll to the bottom anyway, so I won’t make you...

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