Lightroom series part 4: How to correct lens distortion with Lightroom

Lightroom lens corrections
(Image credit: Sean McCormack)

Modern camera lenses are amazing, but they're not perfect. Zoom lenses especially can introduce barrel distortion or pincushion distortion and other aberrations. But while it's almost impossible to correct all of these aberrations optically, at least at prices we can afford, Lightroom can correct lenses digitally... and in this instalment we explain how.

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Sean McCormack

Sean McCormack is a commercial, and editorial photographer, book author, and regular contributor to Digital Camera magazine based in Galway, Ireland. He has extensive experience with Lightroom, dating back to its original beta version, and has tried out just about every plugin and preset available. His latest book is Essential Development 3: 25 Tips for Lightroom Classic’s Develop Module