10 Shortcuts Every Lightroom Classic User Should Know
May24

10 Shortcuts Every Lightroom Classic User Should Know

Here ya go! To change the brush size of Lightroom’s Adjustment Brush; the Left Bracket key on your keyboard makes the brush size smaller; the right bracket makes it largerTo reset any slider to its default setting, double-click on the slider’s nub or its name. To make your thumbnails in the Library Module larger, press +. To make them smaller press –. To reset all your Adjustment Brush sliders back to zero, all at once,...

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Exploring Range Mask Options: Depth
May22

Exploring Range Mask Options: Depth

We’ve previously explored the Luminance and Color options for Range Mask, so let’s wrap up this series with a look at the Depth option. Note at the time of this writing, the Depth option currently only works with photos in HEIC file format captured on supported iPhones (7+, 8+, X, Xs, Xs Max, and Xr) using either the built-in Portrait mode or the Depth capture mode in the Lightroom camera. You can enable the Depth capture...

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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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How to Use Lightroom’s New Texture Slider (and why it’s ​so awesome)
May17

How to Use Lightroom’s New Texture Slider (and why it’s ​so awesome)

I saw a post this week in my feed and it noted that the Texture Slider was the first new slider added to Lightroom in four years (I guess the last slider added was the Dehaze slider). Of course, there’s been a ton of new features added since then, but as far as sliders go, I think they might be right. Well, thankfully, this new slider has been worth the wait. I also ran across this excellent post from Adobe’s own Julieanne...

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Chicago and Detroit — I’m Headed Your Way Soon!
May16

Chicago and Detroit — I’m Headed Your Way Soon!

Write caption… We just announced two new cities for my new full-day seminar, The Ultimate Photography Crash Course. They are: Chicago on Wednesday, July 17th Detroit Area (Livonia) on Thursday, July 18th I am so, so excited about this new day of training — it kicked off in Indianapolis and Minneapolis last week and I was thrilled with the incredible feedback from the 450+ photographers who came out for the day. Some of the best...

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