Lightroom: how to use the Histogram to fix exposure and reveal hidden detail

Lightroom: how to use the Histogram to fix exposure and reveal hidden detail

Do your highlights look blown out? Do your shadows look too dark? In the latest of our Lightroom tutorials learn how to use the software’s Histogram to reveal hidden detail.

Shutter blending: how to combine images at different shutter speeds

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In this shutter blending tutorial we’ll show you how to combine images to show both a split second and a longer stretch of time.

How to make a boring sunset more dramatic

How to make a boring sunset more dramatic

Do your sunrise and sunset images often look flat and dull? Try these simple photo editing tips to make them more dramatic!

Candid portrait photography: how to use a macro lens to draw out character

Candid portrait photography: how to use a macro lens to draw out character from your subjects

In this quick tutorial we’ll show you how to get up close and personal with your macro lens to take candid portrait photography that really draws out the character of your subject.

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.

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.