Where is Adobe actually going with Lightroom CC? Its cloud-based storage is convenient, but locks you into Adobe’s expensive storage subscription, and it does a lot less than Lightroom Classic with little sign it’s going to catch up any time soon. It looked good at the start but hasn’t really gone anywhere.
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Lightroom’s default processing for camera RAW files is a reasonable start but quite often you find yourself making the same adjustments time and time again for specific cameras. I get that particularly with my Fujifilm X30. It’s a few years … Continue reading How to change Lightroom’s default processing
Adobe is claiming its new feature offers a 30% increase in fine detail resolution. It’s just one of a number of improvements and enhancements across the Adobe Camera Raw and Lightroom ecosphere, but it’s the one likely to attract most … Continue reading Adobe February 2019 update brings new Enhance Details feature
Well, I actually think you can. I like taking pictures with my iPhone. It’s partly a practical thing, as it’s the camera I always have with me. More than that, though, it makes me see things differently. I see compositions, … Continue reading Can you really take proper pictures with a smartphone?
With the April 2018 update, you can now apply many different profiles, or ‘looks’ in Lightroom CC, Lightroom Classic and Adobe Camera Raw. We’re used to Lightroom updates being relatively low-key affairs combining a handful of tweaks, the occasional experimental … Continue reading Adobe introduces ‘profiles’ in major update
There are a handful of basic tweaks you just know you’re going to want to apply to each image. Continue reading BAN adjustments in Lightroom (BAN – Basic And Necessary!)
Verdict: 4 stars ★★★★ Lightroom CC’s stripped-down interface is like a breath of fresh air compared to Lightroom Classic’s complex, somewhat oppressive workspace, but the loss of some key tools – notably plug-in support – and the cost of online … Continue reading New Lightroom CC (2017) review
The big news from the Adobe MAX 2017 event is the new version of Lightroom CC and how it differs from Lightroom Classic, which will continue, but Adobe has also announced a new version of Photoshop CC. The improvements are … Continue reading Adobe announces Photoshop CC update
Adobe has announced its next generation of professional imaging tools for photographers, and now offers two very different versions of Lightroom. From today, Lightroom will be available either as a regular desktop-based image storage solution or as an all-new cloud-based … Continue reading Adobe brings radical revamp for Lightroom CC
So here’s a thing I’ve been struggling with. My personal photo filing system (see part 1 and part 2 of this mini-series) has worked brilliantly for years, except for one tiresome niggle. I number my photos sequentially and yes, I … Continue reading How to use String Substitution in Adobe Bridge
Usually the members of the press get a release notifying them of new Adobe products but that didn’t happen this time. Instead, Elements 2018 simply appeared on the Adobe website and was ushered in by a post on Adobe’s Creative … Continue reading Adobe sneaks out Photoshop Elements 2018
This is part 1 of a mini-series on how I organise my photo library. I’m posting this because keeping an ever-growing library of photos organised is a challenge for all of us, and I thought I’d explain a system that’s … Continue reading Here’s a simple photo filing system that works