Exploring Lightroom CC for Web’s Best Photos Feature
May09

Exploring Lightroom CC for Web’s Best Photos Feature

Have you checked out the Best Photos technology preview in Lightroom CC on the web? It was released back in October, but you’d only see it if you logged into lightroom.adobe.com with your Adobe ID and password (used for your CC subscription). Once there, click on the Lr logo (upper-left), and choose Technology Preview from the drop-down menu. Once you’ve enabled the feature, click into one of your albums (same as synced...

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Custom Text Templates
Sep06

Custom Text Templates

Following up to my post last week on custom filename templates, I wanted to share a tip on how to customize the display of text in slide shows, web galleries, and books. The answer is the same for all. The process is very straightforward, although not necessarily intuitive at first glance. The key to understanding the technique is that the unique text for each slide in a slide show or page is stored in the metadata of each photo. This...

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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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Sharing a Lightroom Collection With Anybody (in five quick and easy steps)
Jun07

Sharing a Lightroom Collection With Anybody (in five quick and easy steps)

5 quick and easy steps to share a Lightroom Collection with anybody out there that has a Web browser (no Adobe account needed)
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Direct Access to Your Sync’d Lightroom Collections On The Web
Apr10

Direct Access to Your Sync’d Lightroom Collections On The Web

Happy Monday, y’all. Just a quickie to start off the week – it’s a menu command in a place you might have missed in Lightroom, that takes you straight to a Web page with your sync’d Collections (just collections you chose to sync to Lightroom Mobile). Go under Lightroom’s Help menu and choose ‘View Your Synced Collections on the Web’ as seen above. BTW: Even if you don’t have the catalog...

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Have Lightroom Suggest a Crop Automatically
Jan23

Have Lightroom Suggest a Crop Automatically

Good Monday everybody, and here’s one that might have gone unnoticed (Adobe actually started letting the public test this last year) — it’s called “Suggested Crop” and here’s how Adobe describes it: “Adds options to experiment with different crops based off a new image aesthetics and compositional analysis technology.” In short, I think that means “A robot can crop better than we...

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