70 Adobe Lightroom Classic Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts for Beginners

Adobe Lightroom Classic is an incredibly powerful raw processing tool, but it has so many layers and features that users, especially beginners, can take a long time to discover them all. Many of these tools are even hidden behind a layer of keyboard shortcuts or obscure multilevel menus that can make it confusing to use, … Read more

How to properly sync Lightroom Classic with Lightroom mobile apps

There are 2 different versions of Lightroom. This tutorial explains why there are 2 versions and shows you how to make them talk to each other. You will learn how to selectively sync certain images between Lightroom and Lightroom Classic. All your settings will also be synced. I’ll also show you how to create a … Read more

5 Lightroom Tips and Tricks (to Revolutionize Your Editing)

Looking for Lightroom tips and tricks to improve your workflow, increase your speed, and improve your edits? You have come to the right place. I’ve been using Lightroom for over a decade, and in this article, I share my top tips for amazing results, including: The panel everyone should use for beautiful artistic edits An … Read more

Adobe Lightroom Ambassador Kane Andrade on finding beauty in pain through photography

Image courtesy of Kane C. Andrade. Looking at Kane Andrade’s photography, the first thing that strikes most viewers is his stunning use of light and color. Whether Andrade is focusing his lens on an intimate solo portrait or capturing the rolling fog over the Golden Gate Bridge, light is used to bring out a rich … Read more

That’s Not a Lightroom Killer; This Is a Lightroom Killer! We Review ON1 Photo Raw 2022.5

Calling raw processing software a “Lightroom Killer” is a cliché. Nevertheless, this powerful suite of tools is beginning to eclipse the Adobe photographer’s plan. It now poses a real challenge to Lightroom and Photoshop. ON1 Photo Raw has another update and now offers everything most photographers need. That’s why I said goodbye to Lightroom and … Read more

How to Convert to Black and White in Lightroom (Quick Guide)

What’s the easiest way to convert to black and white in Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC? And how can you gain additional control over the conversion process to create beautiful black and white photos? In this article, I explain everything you need to know about Lightroom black and white conversions, including: A simple one-click method … Read more

Double process, stunning photo edits in Photoshop and Lightroom

Get stunning sky and shadow detail in Photoshop without HDR, using the double trick. In this Photoshop tutorial, I’ll show you how to process the same image twice, then combine shadow and highlight detail for a clean, detailed photo blend. We’ll also be using Lightroom Classic in this tutorial, but I’ll include instructions for Camera … Read more

How to Fix Chromatic Aberration in Lightroom (Step-By-Step Guide)

Chromatic aberration, or CA, can create muddy, amateurish-looking images – if you let it run unchecked, that is. Fortunately, Lightroom offers a way to get rid of CA, and it’s so easy that virtually anyone can do it. In this article, I share an easy step-by-step method to correct chromatic aberration in Lightroom. And although … Read more

Latest Lightroom Update Adds Video Editing, Red Eye Removal, and More

Adobe is updating Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC with several new features, including the addition of red-eye removal and the ability to edit videos on Lightroom CC, bringing near full feature parity between the two programs. Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC have been around on par for a while, but it’s getting even closer today … Read more