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How to Export from Lightroom — Master Guide

You’re already done editing your photos in Lightroom, and now it’s time to export. Export images in Lightroom can be a matter of a few clicks, or a specific series of steps, depending on your needs. Export features include very basic things such as choosing the folder where to export, selecting the image size, or …

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How to Use Brushes in Lightroom — In-depth Guide

Exceptional skills in the use of brushes in Lightroom will make you stand out from the average photo editor. Brushes not only allow you to enhance your images like most Lightroom tools do, they also offer you the possibility to customize the areas you want the effect to be applied to. In this article we’ll …

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How to Use the Healing Brush Tool in Lightroom — Full Guide

The “Healing Brush” is for sure one of the most popular and helpful tools available. It could help you in tons of situations, going from hiding pimples to removing a whole object or person from an image. This tool, known as “Spot Removal” (Q) tool in Lightroom, counts with two basic modes: “Clone” and “Heal”. …

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Rotate Images in Lightroom — Here’s How

What a mess! Have you ever tried to import a photo session and found out that many of your images are displayed in a rotated position? Well, this is the story of every photographer’s life. Take it easy, though! Luckily, there’s a very quick and simple way to rotate images in Lightroom. You can either …

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How to Crop in Lightroom — Step-by-step Guide

Composition is one of the cores in photography and photo editing. It’s so important that it has the ability to transform a dull and senseless photo into an eye-catching, harmonious and sensitive artistic image.  When we shoot with our cameras or smartphones, we rarely take the time to properly align the frame. As a result, …

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How to Create a Preset in Lightroom — Step-by-step Guide

When you edit a photo from a photoshoot, you probably take your time trying different settings combinations, like adjusting the exposure, highlights, shadows, curves, and so on. When you finally get the fine-tune, you then have to apply it to the rest of the photoshoot. However, repeating this process manually could take you almost eternally. …

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Dodge and Burn in Lightroom — The Best Way to Do It

Among the most popular effects in Lightroom, you can find dodge and burn. Those are basic techniques that, properly used, could take your images to the next level. Lightroom counts with well-built tools designed to dodge and burn images. You can apply these effects to the whole image, or to specific limited areas. In this …

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How to Make a Collage in Lightroom — It’s That Easy

A very practical format to compile images to show and share would be collages, also known as contact sheets. Nowadays contact sheets are a must when it comes to working with images in bulk. Making collages manually, or even with the help of inefficient apps, can be very tedious work. Lightroom comes with feature that …

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Blur the Background of an Image in Lightroom — Like a Pro

A blurry background is very popular in certain types of photography such as portrait or macro photography. There are many benefits to having a blurry background. For example, it can help hide distracting backgrounds as well as keep the viewer’s attention on the subject. The best way to achieve a blurry background is in camera …

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