How to use Lightroom: 8 mistakes every photographer makes (and how to fix them)

How to use Lightroom: 8 mistakes every photographer makes (and how to fix them)

Adobe Lightroom is an incredibly powerful image organisation and editing software package. Of course the downside to having such a powerful tool at your disposal is that it’s possible to make some pretty significant mistakes, especially when you’re first learning how to use it.

To help out we’ve drawn up a list of the most common mistakes that photographers make when using Lightroom and have some advice about how to get things right from the outset.

Lightroom Mobile: 11 answers to 11 burning questions

Lightroom Mobile: 11 answers to 11 burning questions

What’s the new Lightroom Mobile app’s price tag? How big are the file sizes? In their latest guest post our friends at the blog Life After Photoshop answer all your burning questions.

Lightroom Lens Correction: how to fix common lens and perspective problems

Lightroom Lens Correction: how to fix common lens and perspective problems

The Lightroom Lens Correction controls offer a powerful, yet easy-to-use, tool to fix troublesome imperfections. In this Adobe Lightroom tutorial we’ll show you step-by-step how to use it.

6 hidden tricks and shortcuts in the Adobe Lightroom Tools panel

6 hidden tricks and shortcuts in the Adobe Lightroom Tools panel

In our latest Adobe Lightroom tutorial we delve deeper into Lightroom’s Tools panel and uncover a host of hidden tricks and shortcuts.

Adobe Lightroom 5 vs Photoshop CC: which software should you choose?

Adobe Lightroom 5 vs Photoshop CC: which software should you choose?

In this head to head test we’ll compare Lightroom 5 vs Photoshop CC to see how well they meet the needs of photographers.

Get striking high-speed black and white effects in Lightroom

Get striking high-speed black and white effects in Lightroom

Hankering after the punchy appearance of old-fashioned high-speed black-and-white photography prints? Here’s an easy way to recreate the effect in our latest Adobe Lightroom tutorial.

Lightroom tips: 6 quick tricks for giving your portraits a professional finish

Lightroom tips: 6 quick tricks for giving your portraits a professional finish

Use these surefire Adobe Lightroom tips to remove unwanted blemishes, soften skin and boost eyes to ensure your portraits are the best they can be.

Lightroom effects: how to make a Cyanotype for an on-trend, retro look

Lightroom effects: how to make a Cyanotype for an on-trend, retro look

In our latest Adobe Lightroom tutorial we show you how to make a Cyanotype complete with a beautiful, brushed border. Below we show you step-by-step how to make one of the most popular Lightroom effects.

Lightroom black and white tips: how to take more control over your conversions

Adobe Lightroom black and white tips: how to take more control over your conversions

Adobe Lightroom offers a powerful range of tools for converting your images to monochrome and fine-tuning the tones. In this tutorial we’ll share some of the top Lightroom black and white tips for taking more control over the conversion process.

Lightroom white balance adjustments: master the shadow and highlight controls

Lightroom white balance adjustments: master the shadow and highlight controls

Discover how to master the shadow and highlight controls in Adobe Lightroom and make selective adjustments to the white balance for more even exposures.