My New Lightroom Classic Book (for more experienced Lightroom users) is here! Whoo hoo!!
Aug17

My New Lightroom Classic Book (for more experienced Lightroom users) is here! Whoo hoo!!

My new Lightroom book is here. Buy as many as you can possibly afford. Taking a 2nd mortgage is not out of the question in cases like this. πŸ˜‰

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Painting with Negative Defringe
Aug15

Painting with Negative Defringe

A few weeks back Scott posted a helpful video on how to remove chromatic aberration from your photographs, and there was a comment on there from Elliott that inspired me for this week’s post. Elliott was commenting on how sometimes removing the purple or green fringe from your photo can reduce saturation in parts of your photo where you actually want the color to remain. Well, there’s a fix for that (spoiler alert:...

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New Feature: Adding Color Labels to Folders in Lightroom Classic
Aug14

New Feature: Adding Color Labels to Folders in Lightroom Classic

It’s Tuesday, and time for a new “Lightroom Coffee Break” 60-second video from the awesome Benjamin Warde β€” this one is on a new feature added in the most recent update that allows you to add a color label to Folders. Check it out: Thanks, Benjamin. Now, when can we get those added to Collections? πŸ™‚ Hope to see a bunch of you in Washington DC this Friday Over 300 photographers are already signed up β€” don’t miss...

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How to Create an HDR Panorama in Lightroom
Aug10

How to Create an HDR Panorama in Lightroom

Hi, gang. After Monday’s post about HDR, I’ve already had the question a couple of times about how to create an HDR Pano. Luckily, it’s easier than you’d think (and I had a video I created for the blog last year that explains the process). Here ya go: Hope you find that helpful. One week from today, I’m in Washington DC with my Lightroom seminar Come spend the day with me. Tickets and info here. Have a...

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Starting Over from Scratch in Classic: Part 3
Aug08

Starting Over from Scratch in Classic: Part 3

This week we wrap up my series on starting over. Be sure to read the first and second parts before this one. Collections and Publish Services As I mentioned back in the first post, collection membership is not written into XMP metadata, so unfortunately there is no way to transfer (regular) Collections or Collection Sets to the new catalog, so take some notes of the ones you want to re-create manually later. For any Smart Collections...

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Save a Step: Import Your Images Directly Into a Collection
Aug07

Save a Step: Import Your Images Directly Into a Collection

Another great time-saving tip for Lightroom Classic users from Adobe’s own Benjamin Warde. This one’s on how to import directly into a Collection. Great stuff – thanks, Benjamin! πŸ™‚ Have a great Tuesday, everybody. Best, -Scott P.S. Tomorrow at 4:00 pm catch my weekly photography Podcast, The Grid – 4 pm EDT LIVE every Wednesday. Here’s the link. Also streamed to my Facebook page. Come join...

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