Lightroom Organization is Easier Than You Think No topic gets more attention than how you should organize your photos. Not even discussions about whether Golf is actually a sport or if it’s OK to use selective color with black & white images. People always want to know a better way to organize their photos. Lee […]
Learning how to process fireworks photos isn’t that difficult. You just need to know the guidelines. This podcast episode discusses the issues you need to keep in mind (and they’re in the post below). Also, I provided a couple of videos below so you can see how the techniques work. This post is about post […]
Using Keywords in Lightroom is the smart way to organize your photos. While most Lightroom trainers emphasize using Collections, I find that searches with Keywords are far more effective and easier to use. Keywords in Lightroom are Better than Collections Someone needed to say it. If you aren’t familiar with either Keyword or Collections, let […]
Are you looking at your photos and wishing they had a bit more life, or more pop to them? There are a few different ways to get that bright, colorful look. With my Luminar 2018 demo, I’m going to show you one of the easy ways to enhance your photos. Subscribe to my YouTube Channel […]
Does every photographer need to use Photoshop? Whether you need it or not may depend upon which genre of photography you enjoy. We discuss some alternatives and reasons why Photoshop may be right for your needs. Let’s get into it. Does Every Photographer Need to Use Photoshop? I’ll be honest, I use Photoshop and truly enjoy […]
If you want to learn how to use Lightroom Classic CC, there are plenty of options at your disposal. We cover the pros and cons of five different methods to learn Lightroom, from getting started to more advanced usage. Five Ways to Learn How to Use Lightroom Classic CC Learning how to use Lightroom Classic […]
Refine Edge can actually save you money. If you take photos in a studio environment, all you need to do is shoot on a plain background and you can use refine edge in Photoshop to easily cut out your subject and place them on a digital background. Here’s how it’s done.
Architectural perspective correction may sound complicated, but it’s really just a name for straightening building in your photos that appear warped due to lens distortion. In the video below, I’ll show you how to easily correct lens distortion for architecture in Lightroom CC. **This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make […]
Macphun Luminar and ON1 Photo RAW 2017 are two new RAW processing engines and alternatives to Lightroom’s Develop Module and Adobe Camera RAW. Let’s take a look at them. VIDEO: Macphun Luminar and ON1 Photo RAW 2017 First Look Subscribe to my YouTube Channel If you have tried out Macphun Luminar or ON1 Photo RAW […]
If you don’t have a photo backup plan in place, I can promise that you will eventually lose your photos. That’s because all data repositories die. Some faster than others. With a good photo backup plan, you can ensure your photos live even if your repository dies.