Category: Tutorials

How to Achieve the Masashi Wakui Look

Masashi Wakui is popular for his captivating night photos of Japan. Wakui’s photos have this unique color effect that adds a touch of emotion to it. But what’s special is not the effect, but the technique used to create the effect. It involves just moving the existing nodes in the Tone Curve settings – you

Easily Add Solid Color Overlays in Lightroom

Here’s a little neat trick for creating a color overlay without even going into Photoshop. These effects are great for background images because they make text stand out.

How to Add Film Light Leaks in Lightroom

Don’t waste your money on light leak presets – you can create it yourself and it’s very easy (and fun) to do! This tutorial will show you how to add light leaks to your photo using the same technique preset developers use.

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Stop Creating Folders in Lightroom. Use Collections Instead.

There are many touted Lightroom workflow systems but many of them break one of the most important best practices – that is creating folders on your drive instead of using collections. Why do people do this? And even more importantly, why should you not do this? Read this article and find out why you should

How to Crop and Straighten in Lightroom

Cropping is one of the most essential things to learn. In this tutorial, you will learn how to straighten tilted photos, work with custom aspect ratios, what the constrain to crop option is all about, and how to change the crop overlay using a hotkey. In short, you’ll learn everything you need to know about

Quick Tip: How to Invert Photos in Lightroom

Lightroom has no option to invert photos but using an easy trick with the Tone Curve, you can invert any photos you like! This is great for giving your photos an x-ray look or even to simply invert your slides/film/scans back to its original colors without having to go through Photoshop.

How to Create High Impact Black and White Photos

Have you ever tried converting your photo to black and white but end up getting flat results? This Lightroom tutorial will guide you through the process of creating great black and white photos – no longer will you have to settle for boring flat-toned photos!

Turn your Plain Photos into a Retro Film-Like Prints

Here’s a great Lightroom tutorial that’ll show you how to create an awesome red/blue crossprocess photo with a thick round border! This tutorial will teach you how to apply a retro split-toning effect and manipulate the vignette settings to create a border. We also have a free free Lightroom preset for you to download!

How to Improve your Boring Cloud Photos with Quick Adjustments in Lightroom

Clouds are arguably one of the most photographed yet boring photos – they usually come out low in contrast. This Adobe Lightroom tutorial will show you how to improve your cloud photos with quick adjustments. These quick adjustments will give your clouds better contrast and color.

Lightroom Magic to Make your Food Photos Look More Delicious

Are you a food photographer or restaurant owner? Here are some secrets used by professional food photographers to make your photos look more appetizing – all done inside Lightroom. You’ll learn how to give your food a light glow, improve the colors, and more!

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