Check out the Lightroom CC Launch

It has been an awesomely exciting day here at KelbyOne, as for us, news doesn’t get much bigger than this!!! Adobe launched Lightroom CC today, and we had it covered big time! 1. We launched a FREE Lightroom Learning Center, with 20 videos on all the new features, along with Q&As, details and more. Here’s [...]

Dealing with Exposure Problems (the Highlights and Shadows Sliders) in Lightroom

I always think of the Highlights and Shadows sliders as “problem solvers.” Sometimes the problems are caused by what I did in-camera (I took a shot where I let the highlights get clipped, or I took a shot where my subject is backlit and they are pretty much a silhouette), or these problems happen in [...]

Fixing Backlit Photos

By Scott Kelby Excerpt from The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 Book for Digital Photographers One of the most common digital photography problems is photos where the subject is backlit, so it is almost a black silhouette. I think it’s so common because the human eye adjusts for backlit situations so well that, to our naked [...]

Creating Backscreened Prints in Lightroom

For all the wonderful things Lightroom’s Print module does, one feature it doesn’t have is one that lets you backscreen a photo (a staple in most wedding albums). So, I came up with a workaround, where we can use a backscreened image as our page background, and then put another non-backscreened image in front of it on the same page. It’s easy, but not really obvious.

Using Lightroom’s Highlights & Shadows Sliders to Deal with Exposure Problems

Lightroom’s Highlights and Shadows sliders are the sliders that I always think of as the “problem solvers.” Sometimes the problems are caused by what I did in-camera (I took a shot where I let the highlights get clipped, or I took a shot where my subject is backlit and they are pretty much a silhouette), or these problems happen in Lightroom because of other changes I’ve made with other sliders. Here, we’ll take a look at how to use these two slider to solve a problems like these.

Lens Corrections in Adobe Lightroom

The Lens Corrections panel in Lightroom contains powerful features to correct lens distortion, chromatic aberration, and more. In this tutorial, Daniel explains how to correct distortion in a super wide-angle photo.

Edit a Color Photo with Black-and-White Values in Lightroom

In this tutorial, Stephen Burns uses black-and-white tonal values, the Graduated Filter, and the Adjustment Brush to edit a color photo in Lightroom.

Edit and Combine Two Photos Using Lightroom and Photoshop

In this tutorial, Daniel selects two photos he’d like to combine, and uses Lightroom for minor image corrections before combining them in Photoshop for a better composition.

Create a Photographic Story with Photo Books, Part 3

Now, we’re going to learn how to make the whole book-creation process much faster and easier by creating our own custom Auto Layout panel presets.

7 Steps to Getting Organized in Lightroom

The key to successfully using Lightroom is organization. By planning ahead and keeping things simple, you’ll spend less time sorting through your catalog trying to locate photos.

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