Searching your Lightroom catalog

Tweet One of the key benefits of using Lightroom is that it not only allows for the editing of your photos but also cataloging. Cataloging your files many times is a feature forgotten about since the main thing we as artists focus on is the creative editing. In a recent post I talked about how to Add keywords to your lightroom catalogs and today I want to chat a little about how to search your lightroom catalog for keywords. Once you...

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Instagram Lightroom Presets Updated

Tweet If you follow me on Twitter you know that I love the Instagram app, its such a quick way to apply a filter to a photo and send it out to Facebook and Twitter that I use it a lot. Instagram has some pretty great filters compared to some other apps I have used. I created a set of Lightroom presets similar to the Instagram filters awhile back so if you had a image that was shot with your DSLR you could still replicate the Instagram...

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Pixelmator 2.0 Now Has Content Aware Fill

Tweet If you haven’t heard of Pixelmator yet you really should check them out. They are a fairly new competitor to Adobe Photoshop that has been around for the last few years. They started with a really beautifully designed image editing program that was easy to use but still powerful. The company won the Apple design awards for outstanding design and innovation this year and has really built a slick product for an incredible...

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Adobe Launches Carousel App for iOS and Photo Service

Tweet I talked about the Adobe Carousel app back at the start of the month when adobe announced it. With Adobe Carousel you can store your images in the cloud and access them from any device. The app is free but you will need a subscription in order to store your images in the cloud. You can get a free 30 day trial at launch and then after that the pricing starts at $59.99 per year or $5.99 per month (this is a discounted rate at the...

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Adding Keywords To Your Lightroom Catalogs

Tweet Although Lightroom can be a powerful tool for photo editing one of the key features of the application is that it is a database of your photos. It’s not just an editing application where you make your creative edits and save the files to never be seen again. But since the core is a database there are some powerful tagging capabilities that can help you in the future to find past images very quickly. Today I want to cover...

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