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Julieanne Kost. Senior Digital Imaging Evangelist, Adobe Systems, Inc. Adobe Lightroom tutorials.

Julieanne Kost. Senior Digital Imaging Evangelist, Adobe Systems, Inc. Adobe Lightroom tutorials.
Tethered Capture with Lightroom 5 In this episode of The Complete Picture Julieanne walks through setting up the Tethered Capture setting in Lightroom and demonstrates how to automatically apply develop settings and presets as well as sort by descending order to view the most recently taken photograph. How to Change Capture Time in Lightroom 5 In this episode of The Complete Picture Julieanne demonstrates two ways to change the capture time of your images. The first enables you to offset a time zone change and the second supports a custom adjustment to align multiple cameras used to shoot one event but with different date/time settings in-camera. How to Optimize Lightroom 5 In this episode of The Complete Picture Julieanne shares several suggestions for hardware, software, and preferences to help optimize the performance of Lightroom. Lightroom 5 Backup Strategies How to Use Lightroom 5 On Location What’s New in Lightroom 5 Lightroom 5 — Radial Filter Lightroom 5 — Smart Previews

Julieanne Kost's Blog I’m excited to announce that Lightroom mobile now includes the ability to capture raw, high dynamic range (HDR) images! In the Lightroom mobile app, tap the camera icon and then choose HDR from the drop down at the bottom of the screen. Lightroom mobile automatically analyzes the scene to determine the appropriate spread of exposure values over three shots (most other apps only average two exposures). Then, Lightroom automatically aligns, de-ghosts, and tone maps the image, creating a 16-bit floating point DNG file which can then be edited as desired. The resulting DNG file offers a much larger dynamic range than a singe raw file while maintaining all other advantages of a raw file such as higher bit-depth per color, lack of JPEG compression, and the ability to address white balance after capture with no loss of information! Note: for iOS users, the HDR mode requires a device that can capture in DNG such as an iPhone 6, 6s Plus, 7, 7 Plus, iPhone SE, or iPad Pro 9.7″.

35 Adobe Lightroom Presets – Adding Professionalism to Photography Lightroom is a very powerful image management application database from Adobe, it not only allows professional photographers to manage hundreds and thousands of images, it also allows you to to do high quality post production work, you can also create time saving preset effects that you can use over and over, or you can download some of these professional presets below, and really give your photo some life. 300 Movie Style 6 Black & White A preset that goes dark in black and white Get the CSI Miami look It’s time to get polaroided Playing with your holiday photos? Get that 80’s look Intensify your blue heaven Vintage New York Look Polo / Ralph Lauren Style Focal Point for Landscapes Turn day into night Photos look great with Sepia Chic City Scapes “Frosty Season” makes your photos freeze 2 Polaroid presets Max Payne Movie Style Black & White Infrared Fake It Til You Make It Vintage Twist Warming Effect Solarize Effect Tonemapping HDR Photos Lightroom Preset Packs KRKPhotography Lightroom Preset Pack

Warming preset | Albertdebruijn.com This is a set of 2 presets with a wonderful warming effect. The resulting warm look is further enhanced with a vignette.The preset works equally well with JPEGs and Raws. As the name implies, it adjusts the white balance to add a wonderful warm tone to the image. It “tightens up” the dynamic range by applying a little fill light and recovery, boosts the saturation and then “sharpens” the overall image by using a combination of Clarity (mid-tone contrast enhancement) and sharpen sliders. There are two presets in this pack. Check it out. Original Image with cool tones Warm Vignette Warm Vignette Lite Download: Warming Vignette (99618) Photographer's toolbox - your source for Lightroom Plugins and Web Engines

Inside Lightroom Learning Center – Lightroom 3 Teaching Lightroom « Scott Kelby's Photoshop Insider Blog » Photoshop & Digital Photography Techniques, Tutorials, Books, Reviews & More When I’m teaching my Light it, Shoot it, Retouch it tour, I use Lightroom quite a bit during the day, and in one city one of the attendees came up and told me they had just bought Lightroom, and wanted my recommendations on where to go to learn Lightroom. Of course, I told him that we actually do a ton of Lightroom training, and he was like, “Really? I thought you guys just taught Photoshop.” I told him that Lightroom’s full name is “Adobe Photoshop Lightroom” and that Lightroom was part of the Photoshop family, and that we probably teach more about Lightroom than anyone on the planet. I gave him some ideas of what we do, but it really got me to thinking: If this guy at my live seminar doesn’t realize how much Lightroom training we actually offer, I wonder how many other people don’t realize all the Lightroom training we have available. (1) Our Lightroom magazine within a magazine! (2) We produce the free “Lightroom Killer Tips,” podcast hosted by Matt Kloskowski. Whew!!!

Lightroom Tip - Using Snapshot record sequence of edits Lightroom v1 has a powerful new feature called 'Snapshot' which allows you to save and re-apply a sequence of edits on any image. It's a bit like Photoshops' Action but far easier to use. It can be found under the History Panel on the left hand side of Develop Module. Snapshot Function in Lightroom It is used as follows: Perform a sequence of edits in the Develop Module which will be automatically recored in the History section. when you have finished right click on any one of the steps in the history list You will see the "Create Snapshot" indicator appear as shown below The snapshot is saved with the name of the action you highlighted and will be available under the Snapshot menu for use on any future image editing session You can then re-name the Snapshot to something more meaningfull and use it on any future session. Creating the Snapshot Function in Lightroom This is not as powerful as Actions in Photoshop, but it's not meant to be. Try it out and let me know what you think.

LR/GMail – Send your images via GMail directly from Lightroom 2Photographer's Toolbox | Photographer's Toolbox We’ve just released the latest Lightroom 2 plug-in by Timothy Armes - LR/GMail. This export plug-in will send exported images by email using your GMail account. As an extra nicety, the addresses in your “My Contacts” group are downloaded from your Google account so that they can be offered automatically as you type into the To, Cc and Bcc fields. The plug-in also tracks to whom you’ve send each photo, which may prove useful to your workflow. There’s one caveat: the plug-in needs to connect to Google’s SMTP server to send emails, and this may not be possible if you’re behind a company firewall that prevents connections to SMTP servers.

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