Why Lightroom’s New Web Gallery Feature Rocks!
Jun19

Why Lightroom’s New Web Gallery Feature Rocks!

This goes WAY beyond just sharing a collection, and it’s way better than you’d think. 🙂

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Part 2: Nik Color Efex Pro 4 to MacPhun Luminar Decoder
Jun16

Part 2: Nik Color Efex Pro 4 to MacPhun Luminar Decoder

Back on Monday I did a post about which filters you’d use in MacPhun’s Luminar to get the looks we used to get in Nik ColorEfex Pro 4 (my go-to effects plug-in for years, until it started slowly dying on my, and many other folks, version of Photoshop and Lightroom, and Google just announced they are not going to release any fixes. Basically, it’s dead). Anyway, I’ve got a bunch more filters to add to my decoder...

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DIY hardware trick that gives you hardware control over Lightroom for less. MUCH less!
Jun14

DIY hardware trick that gives you hardware control over Lightroom for less. MUCH less!

Hardware boards that give you control over Lightroom’s function with real knobs and sliders (instead of using a mouse, or your keyboard, a tablet, etc.) have become more and more popular recently, and a blogger named Crispian Thorne was looking at buying one of the latest ones called, Loupedeck which bills itself as a “photo editing console.’ It looks like it might be really cool (it’s not shipping yet), but...

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Editing a “Neutral Density Gradient” With a Brush (and when you might need to do this)
Jun13

Editing a “Neutral Density Gradient” With a Brush (and when you might need to do this)

Happy Tuesday, yall. Benjamin Warde has a great Tuesday Lightroom Coffee Break tutorial (in less than 60-seconds) which shows when and why you might need to use the brush feature when adding a linear gradient to your image. Here goes: Thanks, Benjamin — that’s a handy one to know (I’ve used that technique dozens of times since they added it to Lightroom). That’s something you can’t do even with the real glass...

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Nik Color Efex Pro 4 to MacPhun Luminar ‘Decoder Chart’
Jun12

Nik Color Efex Pro 4 to MacPhun Luminar ‘Decoder Chart’

Happy Monday everybody! With the Nik Collection already dying for some users out there (here’s the link to my article) and Google publicly announcing that they are no longer supporting the Collection or updating it, I mentioned that I was recording a new online class for KelbyOne on MacPhun’s new Luminar plug-in for Lightroom and Photoshop. It’s available for Mac now, but they have announced that a Windows PC version...

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Seven More Handy Lightroom Shortcuts
Jun09

Seven More Handy Lightroom Shortcuts

Does Ya want some more shortcuts? Sure ya, do – who doesn’t want more shortcuts? 😉

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