More Tips for Managing Profiles
Sep11

More Tips for Managing Profiles

Last week we looked at some ways to help us manage existing profiles in the Profile browser. We also learned that changes we make to profiles in Lightroom Classic are also reflected in the Camera Raw plug-in (and vice versa). Let’s look at some other useful things to know. Importing New Profiles From the moment these new profiles we announced by Adobe there were third-party vendors selling or giving away additional profiles we...

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My Favorite Photos From My Trip To The Faroe Islands
Sep09

My Favorite Photos From My Trip To The Faroe Islands

It’s been on my travel photography wish-list for years now and I finally got a chance to go, and it was awesome! It took a while to get all the images edited (mostly in Lightroom) because I was on a critical book deadline, but anyway, the book’s done so I finally got them together and I hope you’ll have a sec to check them out. Here’s the link. https://spark.adobe.com/page/kY4DWLrcs928p/ Thanks much, and...

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Kick Butt Little Lightroom Tip For Brightening Skin
Sep06

Kick Butt Little Lightroom Tip For Brightening Skin

Happy Friday, everybody. Here’s a quick little tip that is really helpful if you want to brighten your subject’s skin — not just their face — all their skin, and without having to paint or mask. Works in LR Classic or LR Cloud version. Here’s how it works: There’s only one step: In the Develop module, scroll down to the HSR / Color panel; click on the Luminosity tab, and then drag the Red and Orange sliders...

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Tips For Managing Profiles
Sep04

Tips For Managing Profiles

Awhile back, Adobe revamped the entire functionality behind applying camera profiles to our photos in Lightroom Classic, Camera Raw, and the cloud-based Lightroom. They really took it up a few notches by giving us the ability to create custom profiles as well as install profiles from third-party suppliers. If you’re like me, you’ve probably explored the pre-installed ones, downloaded and installed a bunch, and possibly...

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Happy Labor Day, Lightroom Lovers!
Sep02

Happy Labor Day, Lightroom Lovers!

Comrades, today is Labor Day in the United States, and our offices are closed, so we’re taking today off here at the blog as well so we may partake in the American rituals of this important national holiday. Tomorrow, I’d like to invite you to visit my other blog (scottkelby.com) where Dave Williams, who is British and therefore immune to US holidays, writes a travel photography tips column (he is traveling the US West right now...

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Five More Useful Things in the Cloud-based Lightroom Mobile App
Aug28

Five More Useful Things in the Cloud-based Lightroom Mobile App

My post from last week generated a few questions, so I thought I’d follow up with some answers and some more tips. Exposure Lock When faced with a tricky exposure situation and you want to ensure the camera doesn’t change its exposure settings due to changing light (like on a partly cloudy day) you can frame up your photo, tap on the subject to set exposure, then tap the exposure lock icon (the lock to the right of the shutter...

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