10. The Hidden Back Button in Lightroom’s Library

By |2016-10-17T17:30:51-05:00April 16th, 2014|Featured Lightroom Tutorials, Organize with the Catalog, Photo Editing|

How many times have I been cruising my Lightroom catalog looking for a specific photo, only to wish for an easy way to go back to the folder I had just been in? For example, say that I'm looking for a photo that I took at my daughter's birthday party. I can't remember whether the party [...]

11. Quick Lightroom Tip: Save Locations as Favorites for Easy Access

By |2016-10-17T17:30:55-05:00April 2nd, 2014|Featured Lightroom Tutorials, Organize with the Catalog, Photo Editing|

Lightroom overflows with different paths to access your photos. You can navigate to them through the folders they live in, you can put them in Collections for easy access, or you can search on them by keyword. (Lightroom, by the way, is on sale at Amazon for under $100, as of Wednesday night, April 2. That's [...]

12. Lightroom Tutorial: Sort Photos in Your Library

By |2016-10-17T17:30:56-05:00February 21st, 2014|Featured Lightroom Tutorials, Organize with the Catalog, Photo Editing|

Lightroom has a not-so-obvious feature that sorts your photos in a wide range of orders. Have you used it?   Among other things, you can sort the photos you are looking at by: Capture Time Edit Order Rating File Type Aspect Ratio Why would you need to sort your images? This is an invaluable feature for [...]

01. Lightroom Tutorial: Understanding the Catalog

By |2016-10-17T17:31:03-05:00May 30th, 2013|Featured Lightroom Tutorials, Organize with the Catalog, Photo Editing|

Lightroom and its catalog can be tricky to understand when you start using it.  In fact, I wrote a tutorial last year about the trick question, "How do you save photos in Lightoom?"  (Yes, you might have noticed Lightroom is less than $100 right now.  That's a good deal.  However, the price is reduced because Lightroom [...]