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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Copyright Status Tip
Aug02

Copyright Status Tip

One of the first steps we take in protecting the copyright of our photographs is applying a metadata template containing our copyright and other information during import. However, sometimes applying that template can be forgotten or overlooked. In addition, photos that are automatically synced from a mobile device to a desktop catalog via Lightroom Mobile just don’t have all the information we might want to include (currently,...

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Removing Spots with Lightroom’s Visualize Spots Tool
Aug01

Removing Spots with Lightroom’s Visualize Spots Tool

A cool tip, and the latest cities added to my Lightroom full-day seminar tour.

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The Beach is Calling…
Jul31

The Beach is Calling…

Well, it’s calling me, the wifey and kids anyway (photo above of the view from our cottage by Kalebra with her TrustyiPhone). Yup, I’m taking a few days off at the beach, but never fear, tomorrow we’ve got a killer little tip from Benjamin Warde, then my awesome new columnist, Rob Sylvan will be here Wednesday with his kick-butt column, and then I’ll be back on Friday with a Lightroom love-fest. 🙂 So, in short...

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Keeping Your Folder Structure When Converting Folders Into Collections
Jul28

Keeping Your Folder Structure When Converting Folders Into Collections

Here’s how to not mess up your organization when creating Collections based on your folders.

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Configuring Info Overlay and Tooltips
Jul26

Configuring Info Overlay and Tooltips

Have you ever noticed the little info tooltip that appears when you hover your cursor over thumbnails in Grid view (G) or the Filmstrip? A lot of people don’t realize that this is connected to the Info Overlay that appears in Loupe view of the Library module.     Head over to View>View Options, and click the Loupe View tab (notice that if you were in Grid view, Lightroom switches to Loupe view when you click that...

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