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If you are moving from Aperture to Lightroom, this article and the comments should prove helpful

Never pay a penny for presets – one of 10 tips for new users

 

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Moving from Aperture to Lightroom

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More than one catalogue?

Using more than one catalogue

The 20 minute wow

Keywording – a 3 phase approach

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Essential keyboard shortcuts

Lightroom Solutions

John Beardsworth's Lightroom advice and training, plug-ins and web galleries, custom solutions

Lightroom 7.3 released

Look out for Lightroom 7.3 today – the official announcement is here. Profiles There’s a very big change in the profiles area. Profiles have moved from the Camera Calibration tab up into the Basic panel and they are greatly extended in scope: New Adobe looks New “creative” looks Profiles can now include LUTs. The extension […]

Lightroom 7.2


Lightroom Classic 7.2 focusses on more performance tuning. I see a 68% improvement generating 1:1 Previews, 58% improvement generating Standard Previews, and 28% improvement in Export speed.

In the press


Adobe have "reached out" to a number of photography sites and let them try Lightroom's upcoming 7.2

Lightroom 7.1


Lightroom 7.1 came out overnight with updates to all Lightroom apps. The new feature is a completely-rewritten Auto button - the results are so good that you should try it.

“Best photos”


What are the criteria for "best photos" in Lightroom web's technology preview?

Re-editable Silver Efex files

Although my starting point is LR, I always launch Silver Efex this way, via Photoshop as Smart Object. The flexibility is a big advantage.

Lightroom Mobile and Photoshop


Here's a nice little feature in Photoshop 2018. Its Welcome page now lets you directly access photos you've synced in Lightroom.

Embedded & Sidecar

Lightroom's 7th incarnation - the so-called Lightroom Classic - introduces a new Embedded & Sidecar workflow which is designed to let you review, compare, and cull reject photos much faster than before.