Lightroom Classic 7.4 Update
Jun20

Lightroom Classic 7.4 Update

The June update to Lightroom Classic (7.4) is out, and here are the things you should know: Disable Preset Rollover The April update to Lightroom Classic (7.3) included a new feature for displaying a live preview of your Develop presets that some people loved, and others, well, not so much. The problem for some people was that the rollover preview in Loupe view was a little too resource intensive, or it was distracting to how they...

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Managing Albums using Lightroom CC on the Web
Jun13

Managing Albums using Lightroom CC on the Web

Lightroom Classic vs Lightroom CC Lingo Before we go any further, I want to clarify terms. If you are coming from a Lightroom Classic world, then you are familiar with collections and collection sets. Collections contain your photos, and collection sets can contain other collection sets or collections. In Lightroom CC-land collections are called albums, and collection sets are called folders. In other words, in Lightroom CC you...

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What Happens If You Cancel Your Lightroom Classic Subscription?
Jun11

What Happens If You Cancel Your Lightroom Classic Subscription?

I had this question more than once at my Lightroom seminar a couple of weeks ago, and even though I’ve talked about this before, there’s still plenty of folks out there who have “cancellation anxiety” so I thought I’d update the post for Lightroom Classic. If you cancel (at the end of your 1-year subscription) here’s what happens: When you take an image to the Develop Module, you get the warning you...

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Good News: DxO Released a New Version of The Nik Collection, and It Works! Bad News: No New Features, and They’re Charging For It.
Jun08

Good News: DxO Released a New Version of The Nik Collection, and It Works! Bad News: No New Features, and They’re Charging For It.

The good news: The Nik Collection is finally back, and it works. The bad news: There are no new features, and they’re charging $49 bucks for it.

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Lightroom CC on the Web’s Gallery Feature
Jun06

Lightroom CC on the Web’s Gallery Feature

If you’ve ever synced a collection (album in Lightroom CC) from Lightroom Classic to Lightroom CC (formerly mobile), then you may be familiar with the functionality for sharing that collection by clicking the Make Public button that appears above the collection. Creating a Gallery from One or More Albums There’s another feature that I believe has a lot of potential but is still a work in progress. The basic premise is that...

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A Better Way To Visualize Your Final Crop: Lights-Out Cropping
Jun05

A Better Way To Visualize Your Final Crop: Lights-Out Cropping

Ben Warde is back with a better way to crop (well, a better to way to view your image as your crop anyway). Great stuff!

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