Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom CC – Geometry Tools

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pazQCUvwKkI Another video worth watching if you want to straighten things in your images.

Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom – Guided Upright Tool

Many thanks to Scott Kelby of Lightroom Killer Tips for bringing this tip from Benjamin Warde's Lightroom Coffee Break series. I've used the Guided Upright Tool for buildings and never for the life of me did I realise the impact it would have on seascapes.  Many thanks Scott and Benjamin xx https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-bsJLDN9bM

Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom to Photoshop – Smart Object

Well the weekend is nearly upon us and hopefully the weather will be good to us. And gives us photographers, both professional and amateur, good weather to go out and shoot our images. For this week's Friday Quick Tip I give you another video by Benjamin Ward about opening your images as Smart Objects in … Continue reading Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom to Photoshop – Smart Object

Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom – Sharpening using a Mask

One of the edits I do to each photo I process in Lightroom is Sharpening in the Details Panel in the Develop Module. How ever using the masking slider can be hit or miss as it doesn't automatically show a mask. By holding down the Option key on MAC or the Alt key on PC … Continue reading Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom – Sharpening using a Mask

Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom – Customising Before View

Sometimes when I work on Photos I want to do a couple of edits, for instance a colour version and black and white... However, if you use the 'back slash' key to look at your before photograph it takes you back to the original image... which is great but what if you have edited your … Continue reading Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom – Customising Before View

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Friday Quick Tip – Photoshop – Using Colour

You know how you want to intensify colours... and wish certain parts of an image were different layers...  well yes you can use a Hue/Saturation Adjustment Layer or Levels and Curves... but I use the following method... Create a new layer Select Brush Tool Choose Colour Paint over areas with colour Set blending mode to … Continue reading Friday Quick Tip – Photoshop – Using Colour

Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom – Module Help

Shortcuts... we love them, they make our lives a whole lot easier.. but having to keep remembering different shortcuts for different programmes can be a flaming nightmare. This is where the  Control +/ (PC) or Cmd  + / (MAC) will bring up the help and shortcuts for the particular module your are in...   So by … Continue reading Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom – Module Help

Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom

So you want to crop and image in Lightroom and you don't know whether to use landscape or portrait mode for your crop, well make your crop and instead of redoing your crop just press 'x'.  By pressing 'x' on your keyboard it will toggle the crop box to toggle from landscape to portrait and … Continue reading Friday Quick Tip – Lightroom