The #1 Mistake You’re Making With Lightroom

The #1 Mistake You’re Making With Lightroom Image Credit: jacoblund via iStock I don't know about you, but when I was learning how to use Lightroom back in the day, I made a ton of mistakes. There's so many tools in Lightroom that it can be a little overwhelming at first, but like anything else, with some practice, it...

How to Maximize Your Lightroom Experience

How to Maximize Your Lightroom Experience Photo by Radek Grzybowski on Unsplash Lightroom is a fantastic tool for organizing and editing photos - I don't think anyone would disagree with that. But that doesn't mean that Lightroom is ideal. Instead, there are plenty of things you can do to maximize your Lightroom...

Lightroom Tutorial: How to Edit Photos Like a PRO

Lightroom Tutorial: How to Edit Photos Like a PRO Image Credit: diego_cervo via iStock If you ask me, what often separates amateur photographers from the pros isn't necessarily the ability to compose an interesting photo. I wouldn't even say that understanding camera settings is the number one difference, either. Don't get me wrong -...

10 Lightroom Tips You Should Know

10 Lightroom Tips You Should Know Image Credit: erikreis via iStock  Peter McKinnon is a wildly successful photographer from Canada. To say that he knows his stuff is an understatement. His YouTube channel is one of my favorites because he's able to mix really good information with a laid back attitude and a little...

How to Speed Up Lightroom

How to Speed Up Lightroom Image Credit: jacoblund via iStock If you've ever lamented a sluggish Lightroom experience, you aren't alone... As fantastic as Lightroom is, sometimes it feels like it takes longer to do what you need to do in the program than it did to take the series of photos you're trying to...

The Best Free Software Trials for Photographers

The Best Free Software Trials for Photographers Image Credit: Rawpixel via iStock Like cameras, lenses, and other photography gear, the software that photographers need to process images isn't always cheap. What's more, when you find a cheap suite of tools, it usually performs like a cheap suite of tools. Every so often,...

Why Lightroom Edits Go Wrong

Why Lightroom Edits Go Wrong One of the aspects of photography that beginners seem to fail at most is in the post-processing phase. And believe me, I understand why... Learning Lightroom and Photoshop was a time-intensive and at times frustrating task for me, and that was back in the day with neither program was as robust...