My new website’s live!


I’ve still got some tweaking to do, more content to add, and I’m sure you’ll find a few bugs I’ve missed,  but the new website is now live! The site has a clean new look, far simpler navigation (I know, even I had trouble finding things on the old site!), and it’s fully responsive (which means you can read comfortably… Click to continue

Ready to move on from Aperture or iPhoto?


Adobe has just released their first Aperture/iPhoto to Lightroom Import tool. They’re going to continue refining the plug-in and will include it in a future Lightroom update and it’s now included in Lightroom 5.7 (updated 18 November 2014), but if you’re itching to convert your Aperture library (3.5.1 or later) or iPhoto library (9 or later), you can… Click to continue

If you cancel your CC subscription, you’ll lose all your work… or will you?

lightroom data loss expired

There’s been a lot of discussion about subscription services and whether you’ll lose access to your work when you cancel your Creative Cloud subscription. This is particularly of concern to Lightroom users because your edits are stored non-destructively in the catalog. Of course you could export all of your edited photos to standardized formats before… Click to continue

What’s new in Lightroom 5.5 and Lightroom mobile 1.1?


It’s that time again!  Lightroom 5.5 has just been released, with its usual camera updates and bug fixes, and there are some sneaky new features. At the same time, Lightroom mobile for iPad has been updated to 1.1 and the long-awaited Lightroom mobile for iPhone is now available too!  This might be a long blog post…   Lightroom mobile New… Click to continue