Portrait Retouching in Lightroom: How To Remove ‘Hot Spots’
Nov30

Portrait Retouching in Lightroom: How To Remove ‘Hot Spots’

Today we’re tackling one from “The Vault” – it’s a Lightroom retouching technique (works in either Classic or CC) for reducing hot spots (bright specular highlights that make your subject look like they’re sweating). Soft specular highlights are good — shiny sweaty is bad, but we’re not going remove the highlight — we want to keep that in place — we just want to reduce the shine so the sweaty...

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Fun With Adding Color in a Graduated Filter
Nov28

Fun With Adding Color in a Graduated Filter

This is more of a fun experiment to see what you can do than a thing you must do, so enter in with the spirit of play and exploration. It all started when I was doing one thing, then started to wonder about doing this other thing, and then the next thing you know I thought, hey, this is kinda cool. So, what am I talking about, exactly? Good question. Grab a photo with a dominant color and play along. Step One: With photo selected,...

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Using Crop Guide Overlays in Lightroom Classic
Nov27

Using Crop Guide Overlays in Lightroom Classic

Another quick little video from Lightroom Team Member Benjamin Warde and this one is on how to use Crop Guide overlays. Just 60-seconds to learn something new – pretty sweet! Thanks, Benjamin. 🙂 Come and spend the day with me learning Photoshop: Next stop: Ft. Lauderdale and Atlanta This new seminar is called “Photoshop for Lightroom Users” and I cover all the main stuff you’d jump over to Photoshop for —...

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OUR CYBER MONDAY DEALS – PLUS OUR “1-HOUR ONLY” SCREAMIN’ DEALS” ARE BACK!
Nov26

OUR CYBER MONDAY DEALS – PLUS OUR “1-HOUR ONLY” SCREAMIN’ DEALS” ARE BACK!

OK, guys — today, Cyber Monday, is your last chance to get our absolute best prices of the year on KelbyOne Pro annual memberships, and Photoshop World 2019 Conference Tickets (your choice: Orlando in late May or Vegas in August). Here are the deals: NOTE: These deals END TONIGHT at 12:00 am midnight ET OUR SCREAM DEAL LIVE WEBCASTS ARE TODAY! Today, starting at 10:00 am ET and running until 4:00 pm, at the top of every hour we’re...

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Our Black Friday “Best Deals Of The Year” Are Here!
Nov23

Our Black Friday “Best Deals Of The Year” Are Here!

Today is “Black Friday” (the biggest retail shopping day of the year in the US) and we’ve got our best deals of the year on: Here’s are the links to the deals: >KelbyOne Black Friday Deal >Photoshop World Black Friday Deal We’d love to have you as a KelbyOne Pro member — we have an incredible line-up of instructors and amazing courses planned for 2019, and you’ll be joining a worldwide community of people just like you, helping...

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Odd Photoshop Bug Affecting (some) Lightroom Classic Users
Nov21

Odd Photoshop Bug Affecting (some) Lightroom Classic Users

This is not a typical post for me, but I’ve been getting so many emails from people (only Windows users so far) who are having this problem when sending a photo from Lightroom Classic to the latest version of Photoshop (20.0.1) that I need to share the situation in case it helps others (I added a bonus tip at the end for both Win and Mac users just in case it is also helpful). Issue The problem is that people are finding certain...

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