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    Using Wacom tablet on crop tool with LR Classic

    I'm a keen user of a Wacom tablet with both LR and PS and keep seeing an annoying effect in LR Classic with the crop tool. I can use the pen to move sliders without much issue (you always need to be careful to lift the pen vertically away from the tablet when you have finished the move), but...
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    Help ! Lightroom Classic makes anything purple

    Hey, for a few weeks now Lightroom classic is shifting the colors of my imported pictures to a purple/warm color. In the libary they are all purple, the preview picture is purple, but when i want to edit it, it seem as the picture looks normal until I click the before/after button. Even if I...
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    Please help I cant import raw files from new canon 5d mark iv to lightroom

    Please help I cant import raw files from new canon 5d mark iv to lightroom. I normally use a mark 3 so was surprised that my new camera won't read. The pictures are there i just cant get them into lightroom to edit. The first day i used the camera i shot on Large by mistake and they imported...
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    Plethora of Lightroom Files

    Hi there, I have been cleaning up my drives and noticed I have a bundle of Lightroom files and am not sure I should be keeping all of them, The attached photo will illustrate what I mean. I only use one catalog and it is the 4-2 version so I'm wondering if the -2 and -5 versions should be...
  5. Jonathan Clulow

    Custom filter on images shot within a few seconds of each other?

    Hi, First of all im not talking about stacks. I want to color images all shot within a few seconds of each other (Based on meta). Then I want to colour these all a particular color so I can review them via a snyc'd collection later. Is there a way or via a third party pluggin such as...
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    Understanding presets and 'custom' tone curves

    In an effort to understand how my favourite preset works in Lightroom Classic, I copied all of its settings manually and applied them to a virtual copy. The only problem is my photo looks completely different to what it does if I just apply the preset to the photo. The only difference I can...
  7. Jonathan Clulow

    Exporting to Photoshop from collection (Not syncing back)

    Hi, I've been exporting my images from collections in Lightroom Classic and once the edit is finished it used to re-appear back in Lightroom next to the raw it was exported from. For some reason this has stopped working? It is saving in the same folder as the raw as you can see it when you...
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    How do I free up Internal space on a Mac Using Lightroom CC

    I am totally confused with how to free up space on my internal hard drive. I am just starting to use the Collections method and most of my pictures (about 17,000) are still in folders. I have attempted a download to an external hard drive, so now what? Thank you for any assistance you can give...
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    LR Previews unavailable?

    Hello! First post here on the LR Queen! Just looking for a little assistance...I upgraded my camera over the holidays to Canon 6D mark II, and ever since I have had a very hard time getting photo previews to load on the Library screen in LR. I have updated to LR 9.2 version, and previews...
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    Nikon Tethering Problem

    Is anyone else having a problem tethering their Nikon Z7 camera to Lightroom Classic (Ver 9.2). I am. LR searches for the camera but can't find it. I find that strange because my PC shows the connection to the camera and I can see the files on the storage card in Windows explorer. I spoke to...
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    Lightroom and Classic minimize disk space

    Laptop with Windows 10, 1TB internal, 2TB external I just made the switch from Lightroom 5.7 to the Lightroom subscription. In order to maximize flexibility I chose to download both Lightroom and Lightroom Classic. I successfully migrated my catalog and had Lightroom store my photos on an...
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    Lightroom chaos

    I am not sure how to even ask. I have thousands of photos on 2 different external hard drives. It used to be somewhat organized but due to frustrations with ONeDrive it now is very disorganized. It takes me forever to find what I am looking for and sometimes LR cant even locate it. So my...
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    Thumbs

    As a newbie, I don't understand thumbs and why they are filling up my catalogs. Can I safely delete all thumbs?
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    Best New Mac Configuration for Lightroom

    1. If money was no object what would be the best configuration to order for a new Mac Pro to handle Lightroom Classic most effectively, given that clock speed goes down with the number of cores on the machine? 3.5GHz 8 core, 3.3 GHz 12 core, 3.2GHz 16 core, 2.7 GHz 24 core, or 2.5GHz 18 core...
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    catalog showing too many photos

    hi all. I recently moved my library to a new Mac recently and it got pretty messy, pretty quick. I have about 10k photos on my hard drive, synced to CC. But now 'All photographs' and my hard drive is showing 30k. I know for a fact there are only 10k images on there so how can I get this back in...
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    Updating from LR 5 and Mavericks

    Hello Wise People, I am using LR 5 and Mavericks and want to update my operating system (and LR). It turns out this might be difficult. I can see that I will need to do this in stages and that Lightroom 6 can act a s a bridge to get me to Mojave (and then I can update LR once I am in Mojave to...
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    unfortunately the catalog "wedding2019" cannot be repaired!! Please say it ain't so!

    Having a bunch of weird troubles now I've updated to Mac OS catalina, but not 100% sure this is related. I can open the catalog again if I move it from my dropbox to my desktop, I can still click and look through files on my Drobo (external hard drive) but once I click on one located on my...
  18. andrew.j.crouch

    Classic 8.4 not syncing completely sticking at 31, a bug?

    Hi all, I've noticed quite a few threads about the syncing with the cloud being broken and not completely uploading since upgrading. I've been on the Adobe forum and haven't had a lot of help with the usual methods being advise on, which don't work by the way! I am stuck on 31 files with it...
  19. mantra

    is there a script to backup lightroom & photoshop preferences under mac osx ?

    Hi is there a script to backup and maybe restore lightroom & photoshop preferences under mac ? i run high sierra and mojave i'm worried about osx permisssion and tons of pages about how to fix osx permissions and tool like onyx i would like to know if i can simply backup zipping the...
  20. Antonio Correia

    How do I rename a customised/created colour profile

    I have made a profile for a certain ambient light conditions with the Oly 5 II. The profile is saved under the Library folder but I want to rename it. I will be using several profiles for other lighting conditions. The system accepts the new name but LR doesn't even after having been re-started...
  21. K

    Beginner looking for some help Please

    I recently purchased an iPad Pro 12.9 inch and purchased a subscription to the Lightroom iPad app. I set Lightroom up to import photos automatically and saw that it was importing all of my photo library. The Lightroom app says it is up to date but it only has 200 photos in the app. I have many...
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    Plugin coders required

    In a nutshell I use Lightroom with some custom built plugins to service 100’s of surgeons databases. https://www.clinicalimaging.com.au https://www.clinicalimaging.com.au/news/toolbar We have a toolbar that we need some updated coding done on for streamlining the process of tethering...
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    Develop module LR 5.3 gets slower and slower the more I use it

    Laptop spec: i7-8550U CPU @1.8GHZ 16GB RAM 2 x SSD (both >50% free space) Windows 10 No other software running Catalog size: 200GB, about 10k images (mix of DNG and JPG) Full size JPEG preview has been built Images on the first SSD Camera raw cache set to 40GB on the second SSD On the develop...
  24. Jan Alice

    Hello from Nashville, TN

    Hello, I am actually a watercolor artist, but I paint from photo references. I use Photoshop Elements a lot in order to create a reference that is close to my vision for a painting (combining photos, altering photos, changing colors, shapes, etc.). I struggled with Apple Photos and iCloud for...
  25. Luc Desaulniers

    Is this workflow possible/viable?

    Good day. My 2012 Retina MBP is beginning to show its age and I am (still) looking for an upgrade. I am currently using Lr CC Classic to edit along with a few plugins for my monochromatic conversions. I was looking at purchasing a new MBP but am intrigued by the newest iPad Pros. I am trying...
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