Edit Capture Time
Oct17

Edit Capture Time

I recently traveled to Colorado as part of the training staff for a Best Buy event (they really put together a great program for their camera sales staff), and I forgot to change the time in my camera when entering the new time zone. Not a huge deal for these photos, but also a very easy deal to fix in Lightroom Classic. File this away in case it happens to you. Step One: Select the photos you want to correct in Grid view of Library...

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October 2018 Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC Release
Oct15

October 2018 Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC Release

It’s just about the one year anniversary of Lightroom’s rebranding to Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC, and today Adobe is releasing the next version of Lightroom Classic (8.0) and Lightroom CC for Mac/Win (2.0), along with updates for Lightroom CC on iOS and Android. whew. Let’s dive in! Lightroom Classic 8.0 Lightroom Classic is still front and center in my workflow (though I do love Lightroom CC on mobile a...

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Adobe Camera Raw for Lightroom Classic Users: Part 2
Oct10

Adobe Camera Raw for Lightroom Classic Users: Part 2

My post last week was intended to get Classic user’s up to speed with the ACR interface, and some scenarios for when you might encounter it in your workflow. This week I’ll wrap up with a look at some of ACR’s other functions, as well as the way it outputs to Photoshop. Presets Both Classic and ACR support the saving and using of editing presets. In Classic, this panel is found on the left side of Develop, while it...

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Adobe Camera Raw for Lightroom Classic Users
Oct03

Adobe Camera Raw for Lightroom Classic Users

Before there was Lightroom (Classic), we had Photoshop, Bridge, and the Adobe Camera Raw (ACR) plug-in that formed the foundation to many photographer’s digital imaging workflow. In the 10+ years since Lightroom’s debut I think it is safe to say that many of those photographers have made the migration over to Lightroom. So much so that it is far more common to see articles, videos, and tutorials about Lightroom than about ACR. That...

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A Couple of Fun Alt/Option Key Tips
Sep26

A Couple of Fun Alt/Option Key Tips

I stumbled upon a couple of fun Option/Alt key shortcuts that I forgot I even knew, but they came in handy on different occasions this week so I wanted to pass them along. Open a Photo’s Location in Google Maps The Map module is cool and all, and it is certainly convenient to have it built into Lightroom, but did you know there is a shortcut to open a photo’s location on Google Maps in your web browser? First you need a...

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