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Add a Watermark with Lightroom to Your Exported Images

Being able to add a watermark with Lightroom is a great way to add branding to your images. A watermark will make it more difficult for someone to steal your online images. A watermark won't make it impossible to steal an image, but it does add a layer of complication. This article will show you [...]

Cool Trick Using Selections In Photoshop and Adobe Camera Raw

This cool technique allows you to edit selections in Photoshop and Adobe Camera Raw. I am sure many photographers are unaware of this Photoshop feature. So let's have a look at what you can do with selections in Photoshop and Adobe Camera Raw. Before I explain the technique, let me outline what this technique does and why [...]

10 Common Photography Mistakes to Avoid

You own a new DSLR camera. Snap photos of everything that comes by. However, feel there’s something missing in your pictures. You are probably making some photography mistakes! Here are the 10 common photography mistakes that every amateur photographer makes and should avoid. Mistake 1: Using Auto mode Not shooting in manual mode is the [...]

Lens Profile Correction – What Is It and When Should You Use It?

All camera lenses are different and all camera lenses have their own optical characteristics and idiosyncrasies. The lens profile correction adjustment built into most Raw software packages will compensate and remove these idiosyncracies from camera lenses. This article will show you how to use the lens profile correction within Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Camera Raw and [...]

Create a Selective Colour Effect in Lightroom – Try This Easy Technique

Adding a selective colour effect in Lightroom is a lot easier than most photographers think. Some photographers may not even be aware that a selective colour effect can be applied in Lightroom. In this short tutorial, I'm going to show you how easy it is to add a selective colour effect in Lightroom only. What [...]

Move Your Photographs Using Lightroom

You should always move your photographs using Lightroom rather than using the operating system of your computer. Moving photographs with Finder (Mac OS) or Explorer (Windows) might seem like the logical thing to do, but it can cause untold grief when you come to look for those photographs inside Lightroom. You see, when you move [...]

Creative Profiles in Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC

This article discusses the use of the new Creative Profiles in Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC. The new Profiles in Lightroom Classic and Lightroom CC are a new addition that was introduced in the April 2018 update. Profiles are not a new feature to Lightroom, but they have been enhanced with this latest update. It [...]

Lightroom Classic Update – April 2018

The Latest Lightroom Classic Update Has Some Major Changes On the 3rd of April 2018, Adobe released a Lightroom Classic Update and it's a biggy. The big new feature included in this update is Profiles. But there are some other updates as well as compatibility for some of the newest cameras. Let's take a look. Profiles in the Latest [...]