When To Hit Lightroom’s Auto Tone Button
Aug07

When To Hit Lightroom’s Auto Tone Button

Hey, before we get to today’s tip, I just wanted to mention that today I announced my ’10th Annual Worldwide Photo Walk™” – the full details are at this link – hope you can join us this year (the official date is Saturday, October 7th). OK, on to our tip: At my Lightroom seminar, I sometimes have someone ask, “Do you ever use the ‘Auto Tone’ button in the Develop module?” My answer...

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Adjusting Lightroom’s Spot Removal Tool Source Locations
Jul11

Adjusting Lightroom’s Spot Removal Tool Source Locations

Hi Gang – it’s Tuesday, I’m on vacation in Vegas, but luckily Lightroom Team Member Benjamin Warde stands at the ready with a very cool little tip (in less than 60-seconds, no less). Thanks, Benjamin! 🙂 BIG NEWS FOR TOMORROW! That’s right, I’m welcoming a new columnist here to Lightroom Killer Tips, it’s author, podcaster, Photoshop World instructor and Lightroom Guru, Rob Sylvan (whoo hoo!). I know...

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How to “Spray On” Lightroom Presets
Jul10

How to “Spray On” Lightroom Presets

Here’s a pretty cool little tip: in the Library module you can use the Paint Can (in the toolbar along the bottom of the thumbnail grid) to “spray” on the preset of your choice. That’s right, any thumbnail you click on gets the preset applied or you can drag across a bunch of thumbnails and have the preset applied as you drag, which is the big advantage of the Paint Can. Here’s how it’s done: STEP...

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Seven Way to Move Sliders in Lightroom
Jun27

Seven Way to Move Sliders in Lightroom

Seven ways to move sliders? Really? Yup. There’s probably a way here ya didn’t know about, and it’s the one you’ve been waiting for. Hey, it’s possible. 😉

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How to use Crop Guide Overlays
Jun20

How to use Crop Guide Overlays

These handy guides can help you when it’s cropping time! (Plus, the video is only 60-seconds, which is awesome!).

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Editing a “Neutral Density Gradient” With a Brush (and when you might need to do this)
Jun13

Editing a “Neutral Density Gradient” With a Brush (and when you might need to do this)

Happy Tuesday, yall. Benjamin Warde has a great Tuesday Lightroom Coffee Break tutorial (in less than 60-seconds) which shows when and why you might need to use the brush feature when adding a linear gradient to your image. Here goes: Thanks, Benjamin — that’s a handy one to know (I’ve used that technique dozens of times since they added it to Lightroom). That’s something you can’t do even with the real glass...

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