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    Develop module LR 7.3.1 Did it just slow me down? "Jerky" mouse now?

    LR 7.3.1 Windows 10 Just updated LR to 7.3.1 a few days ago. LR is now "jerky" especially brushes and clone/heal when using mouse and/or Wacom tablet. This is not an issue on any other programs I have, including Photoshop. LR is general just seems to have slowed down. Any advice. Thanks...
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    Help understanding "effective pixels" vs image size?

    Great work! Great advice. I am considering using Miller Labs for the 36 x 48" canvas.
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    Help understanding "effective pixels" vs image size?

    Well folks, what you just got from me was a serious case of delusional "sensor envy" - I have a Nikon D810, and I have absolutely no idea why I thought I had a D850! My sincerest and humble (humiliated) apologies. Will do better next time. As an FYI, what I was trying to do was to get a...
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    Help understanding "effective pixels" vs image size?

    Well folks, what you just got from me was a serious case of delusional "sensor envy" - I have a Nikon D810, and I have absolutely no idea why I thought I had a D850! My sincerest and humble (humiliated) apologies. Will do better next time. As an FYI, what I was trying to do was to get a...
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    Help understanding "effective pixels" vs image size?

    Operating System:Windows 10 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): CC - up to date Good Evening: I use a Nikon D850. The specs are that the sensor is 35.9 mm x 23.9 mm. The specs state that the "effective pixels" are 45.7 million. When I import to Lightroom my images are 7372...
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    Import LR just started creating Temp and "TempParent" Folders - and locking up

    Thank you, Jim, for your clear and thoroughly understandable explanation. Kindest regards - Ed San Antonio, TX
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    Import LR just started creating Temp and "TempParent" Folders - and locking up

    Operating System:Windows 10, 64bit Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): CC Latest Update Just started today. Lightroom is creating Temp and Parent folders. Downloading freezes (hangs up) and then starts again and then hangs up again etc. It looks like there is a "Temporary...
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    File size and printing advice requested

    Greetings From San Antonio: I am in the process of compiling my first "photo" book using ranching images from around Texas. I will probably use Miller Labs. This will be a 12" x 12" "lay flat" album style which will allow me 24" x 12" spreads across pages. You advice about imaging sizing for...
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    Easiest Transfer of Images and Edits From Laptop to Desktop?

    Thanks, folks. Worked perfectly. I used at 64G SD card for the transfer. Ed
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    Easiest Transfer of Images and Edits From Laptop to Desktop?

    Good morning. I just returned from a 14 day trip. I downloaded my images to Lightroom every day to my laptop and did some initial edits and culling of unwanted images. I just read the sections of Victoria's Lightroom CC/6 book that pertains and now not sure what is the easiest methods for...
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    Need to correct or remove sweat glistening on face of subject

    Thank you so much. That is exactly what I want to achieve. Ed
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    Need to correct or remove sweat glistening on face of subject

    Thanks for the reply. I have updated all of my info and added a sample photo. I have the latest Adobe CC subscription. (I can see now that the perspiration droplets are visible.) .
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    Need to correct or remove sweat glistening on face of subject

    Good Morning: What combination of tools would I employ to remove or reduce glistening sweat on a subjects face. It is not full droplets buy close in some cases. Amy help would be appreciated. Regards - Ed San Antonio, TX
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    Victoria just helped me with me color-blindness challenges - Using L*a*b* values.

    I have been struggling mightily with the challenges of being genetically red-green color deficient (aka Red/Green colorblind!) and getting skin tones corect - or even close. This condition makes skin tone color correction extremely challenging because if one does not know if she/he is correctly...
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    Printing at Costco. Export (TIF/PNG)? or Print To File (JPEG)?

    Thank you Ferguson - very understandable and helpful. Ed
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    Printing at Costco. Export (TIF/PNG)? or Print To File (JPEG)?

    I have been getting very good prints - especially 12x18, 16x20 and 20x30 at Costco thanks to this forum's advice. From here I learned about monitor calibration (Colormunki) and embedding Costco printer profiles (Dry Creek Photo). The tech at the Costco indicated that I will see no noticeable...
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    Best Export Settings for "Everyday" Third-Party Printing - Walgreens, etc.

    Good Morning; Thanks to this forum I have learned a so much about getting great prints. Thru this forum I learned about ColorMunki Display and calibration, using Costco effectively and accessing Dry Creek Photo for the printer profiles, and more. Now, thanks to so many of you, when I control...
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    Exported JPGs are much warmer and saturated than they look in LR

    Thank you for your comment!!!! My images are so dark in the Windows Photo Viewer that I thought I had system issues - on both monitors!
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    Is there such a thing as "Lightroom Elbow?"

    I have been thinking about getting a table/pen - looking at the Wacom line. Any advice? Ed
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    Is there such a thing as "Lightroom Elbow?"

    It is indeed. Welcoming and friendly - sound advice that has really helped me. Thanks for your responses.
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