Editing with Lightroom Desktop (and a Book Giveaway!)
Jul10

Editing with Lightroom Desktop (and a Book Giveaway!)

This post is following up from last week’s look at the cloud-based Lightroom desktop app. Today I want to explore the editing workflow to see how similar, yet different it is from Lightroom Classic. I’m also super excited to announce that the update to my Lightroom Classic for Dummies book is finally out! To celebrate I’ve got two copies of the book to give away, and all you need to do is leave a comment on this post...

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Advanced Lightroom Start To Finish Project
Jul01

Advanced Lightroom Start To Finish Project

Mornin’, everybody! Today we’ve got a tutorial that moves at the speed and style for advanced users. There’s nothing here that you can’t do — it’s just the speed and the fact that I don’t explain every little thing along the way like I would for a beginner tutorial. I think you’ll find lots of helpful little tricks in this one — I start with the RAW image out of the camera and take it to...

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Lightroom Help Desk Roundup
Jun26

Lightroom Help Desk Roundup

I’ve pulled together some of the recent questions (and answers) on Lightroom Classic that people have sent into me recently in the hopes that it may help others in the future. Change Size of Filmstrip The height of the Filmstrip that appears along the bottom of the interface in Lightroom Classic can be resized to a limited degree, but it isn’t necessarily intuitive. Just place your cursor over the line separating the top...

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What The HDR Auto Button Does
Jun17

What The HDR Auto Button Does

Hi, folks — and greetings from London. I’m still on vacation (day 13), and my son Jordan is with me, but we’re heading home today). I have a ton to share from the trip (which started in Paris), — lots of great stories and plenty of pics, but I’ll have to cover that on another day. I did but want to let you know where I’ve been and why I’ve been missing in action here on the blog the past week or so. Today...

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How To Reorder Your Panels In Lightroom Classic
May21

How To Reorder Your Panels In Lightroom Classic

Great video from Benjamin Warde on how you reorder your panels in Lightroom Classic, and why you might want to in the first place. Great stuff (and all in less than 60-seconds). Check it out: Thanks, Benjamin. 🙂 Hope you have a rockin’ Tuesday!...

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Lightroom Black & White Editing Tips
May20

Lightroom Black & White Editing Tips

Happy Monday, everybody. Today I did a short tutorial for you that includes a bunch of little tips for making better black and white conversions, and you’ll see my workflow for taking a color image through to the black and white final. It’s short and sweet. Well, it’s short anyway. Hope you found that helpful. Some photos from my day shooting in the Twin Cities In-between my Indianapolis and Minneapolis seminars, I...

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