December 2018 Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC Release
Dec11

December 2018 Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC Release

Just in time for the holiday season, Adobe has just dropped off a few goodies for Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC. Let’s take a look at what’s new for Lightroom Classic and then wrap up with the new additions to Lightroom CC. Lightroom Classic Updates This is the first update since rolling the version number over to 8.0, so that makes this 8.1. If you ever need to know what version you are using, go to Help > System...

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Want Lightroom Classic to Run Faster? Turn Off Syncing
Dec10

Want Lightroom Classic to Run Faster? Turn Off Syncing

Want Lightroom to run faster? Here’s a tip that will help πŸ™‚

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The Death of a Backup Photo Hard Drive
Dec07

The Death of a Backup Photo Hard Drive

If you follow me here, or if you’ve watched my “Simplified Lightroom Image Management” (SLIM) System course (link) at KelbyOne (or heard me teach it live at my Lightroom seminar), you’ve heard me going on and on about how you can’t rely on just one hard drive to back up your images. I talk about how important is that and that you not only have a have a backup of your backup BUT ALSO a cloud-backup, too!...

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Sizing Photos for Uploading Prints
Dec05

Sizing Photos for Uploading Prints

I regularly get questions pertaining to image sizing in the context of making prints of a given dimension in inches. The conversion from pixel dimensions to a physical print at a given size has always been a confusing one. Let’s say you have a photo (or a series of photos) that you want to upload to some online print service for the purpose of making square prints of 8 inches x 8 inches (fill in whatever print size you prefer)....

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Six…No Wait…Seven Ways to Move Sliders in Lightroom Classic
Dec04

Six…No Wait…Seven Ways to Move Sliders in Lightroom Classic

One of these is probably going to make your life easier. Check out Benjamin Warde’s quick 60-second video on all seven: Thanks, Benjamin. Looking forward to seeing everybody in Atlanta today that’s here for my “Photoshop for Lightroom Users” seminar. Next stop β€” Ft. Lauderdale, Florida on Monday. Come on out and spend the day with me.Β  Have a good one, everybody! πŸ™‚...

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How To Share Your Lightroom Ideas & Suggestions Directly With Adobe
Dec03

How To Share Your Lightroom Ideas & Suggestions Directly With Adobe

Hi, gang: I hear from a reasonable amount of folks who leave comments or send me messages asking me to share an idea or suggestion with Adobe for something they’d like to see added/changed/fixed/disabled/etc. in Lightroom Classic but you don’t need me to get your ideas heard. Adobe has a special forum just for you to share ideas directly with the team who monitor those forums daily. Here’s the link. πŸ™‚ Posting there...

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