1. B

    Book Module with third party Printers?

    Greetings. I am a long time photographer, but new to book printing. I spent some time learning the basics of the layout options, and they seem great. My problem is that this “module” seems to really only work well if you chose to print with a single printer (Blurb). I Have nothing against...
  2. A

    Catalogs Catalog Not Opening in LR 2021

    Hey yall i recently reinstalled LR on my computer and when i went to reopen my last used catalog it did not open itself and took a lot of time. After referring some videos, I removed the .lrcat.lock file. Even after that nothing happened and the same problem persists. This is the message that...
  3. djfetterman2007

    Lightroom Collection in Lightroom Classic

    Hello, I have been using cloud-based Lightroom. I am now thinking that I prefer LIghtroom Classic and find it more useful for my needs. When I open Lightroom Classic, all of the photos that I have already uploaded in desktop-based Lightroom appear as a Collection Set headed "From LIghtroom."...
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    Printing contact sheets that include the IPTC data "Person Shown", "Event" and "Additional Info"

    I used Lightroom to add Metadata info to some old family photos. So the info I added to the metadata was mostly in the IPTC area. It included the file name, people shown in the photo, additional info, the event (if there was one) and the locations. I found a You Tube video that was excellent in...
  5. T

    Is there a way to use Lightroom Free?

    Hi, I just want to know that, is there any way to use Adobe Lightroom free? If it is possible, then can you please share with me the link, where I can download and install the free version on my desktop? Or if you have any suggestions for me then please do.
  6. A

    Old dog needing to learn new trick. How do I semi-automate a photo collage routine (or make it as easy as possible)?

    Hi; Firstly, I confess that I am a knowledgeable photographer with experience going back to the Kodak Instamatic. (If you do not know what that is - just keep reading). Recently, I wanted to start a photographic project using a photo collage process I cobbled together. I have almost no...
  7. B

    Mobile Lightroom Presets from DNG's + WB value?

    Hello, I'm struggling a little bit here. I am making mobile Lightroom Presets with WB values INCLUDED in the preset, but when I save this to DNG it and apply it to a raw file, the white balance value is not the same as what I have saved, it differs on each image. I imagine it's something to do...
  8. J

    JPG images become darker when attached to Outlook email

    * I process images in LR, then PS, and back to LR as .psd, if layers are preserved, and .tiff, if flattened. Easy way for me to differentiate. Then I want a .jpg for various reasons, mostly sharing. I follow procedure described by johnrellis several years ago on this Forum. Export Location > Add...
  9. J

    Lightroom CC crashing on Windows 10 after updating to v5.0

    Looking for anyone who is having a similar issue, or anyone who knows how to fix it. This update is great on my iPhone, but every time I open Lightroom on my PC on v5.0 it immediately crashes. I've tried all of the basic troubleshooting: Uninstalling and reinstalling Lightroom and Adobe CC...
  10. S

    Lightroom classic subscription version will not open

    After removing the extra files from Creative Cloud to get below the 20GB limit I can no longer open Lightroom Classic (subscription version). I can still open Photoshop and bridge. Creative Cloud shows Lightroom Classic up to date.
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    Duplicates showing in library - what's causing them?

    I use LR with iPhone camera for snapshots - some groups of photos are now showing as duplicates - here's details: Lightroom desktop version 5.0 on Mac Pro (M1 silicon) and Lightroom mobile version 6.4.1 on iPhone SE (second). I take photos using the iPhone camera which are auto imported from...
  12. ronlacy

    LR Prints Images Larger than specified in the cell size box

    I am using the latest version of LR. When I print an image, it prints larger than what I specified in the cell size dimensions section of the print module. A 4x6 prints 4 1/4 by 6 3/8. Not much larger, but I want it to be 4x6. I also regularly print two images on larger paper and trim...
  13. dhein

    Brush broken on latest LR update for iPad

    Anyone else encountered this? I can use all the new masking tools except Brush. It doesn't matter how many times I touch the screen nothing happens. See video for demo. I've also ensured that all assistive touch, haptic touch or touch accomodations have been disabled under accessibilty. Cheers...
  14. W

    Lightroom doesn't recognize my picture drive

    I have all my photos stored on my G: drive (external) and a backup drive for my images on F: (external). I recently updated all of the images on my backup drive (F:). I copy new folders from my G: drive to my F: drive, something I have done for quite a few years and now Lightroom will not...
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    Jared Platt: Contour Shuttle Pro 2 Settings

    The well-known photographer Jared Platt usually uses two devices (Wacom Tablet Pro and the Contour Shuttle Pro 2) when he is working in Lightroom. For those viewers who are interested in his settings, I got for you his Contour Shuttle Pro 2 Settings (see attachments). Also his "next six images"...
  16. sgandy

    Search the Blog?

    Hi Victoria, I usually love to see your blog entries that are linked in the newsletter but is there a way to search within the whole blog archive? I don't see it if there is one. It might come in handy!
  17. A

    LR Cloud Setup

    I've been reading tons of information and "I think" i have my head wrapped around this somewhat, but please correct me if I am wrong. I have a MacBook pro with LR Classic, iPhone and iPad Pro with LR. I plan to use a card reader with my iPad pro and put my images into the system that way. I...
  18. D

    How to import presets in Lightroom?

    Hi, I just got to know Lightroom from a suggested friend so I'm not familiar with it yet. How to import presets in lightroom? Please help!!
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    Hi! My Lightroom has been doing slideshows for weeks now, and no problem. Just last week it won’t work. It’s just a black screen. Doesn’t matter if it’s 1 photo or 100. Does anyone know how to fix this? Thank you, Renee’
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    Does anyone have a LR 6.14 licenec for sale?

    Does anyone who has moved over to the Adobe subscription service have a genuine Lightroom 6.14 Windows licence for sale at a sensible price? A long and embarrassing story has left me with downloaded Lightroom 6.14 installation files but no licence, or having to move to the subscription service...
  21. S

    Will I lose my files if I unsync Lightroom from Dropbox?

    Greetings, I am a new member and want to regain space in my dropbox. My lightroom external hard drive is synced and I'm afraid to make the change, fearing my lightroom files will be misplaced or lost. I am not sure if I have explained myself correctly but hope my inquiry is understood. Can...
  22. A

    Lightroom Classic 10.1 hangs sometimes directly after Start

    Since the latest update to Lightroom 10.1 the program start sometime lasts extremely long (Lightroom first starts normal and the work area is already visible but then seems to hang for quite some time until I can start to work with it). It's the same as described here...
  23. st.neri

    Lightroom to InDesign Workflow

    Anyone want to comment on their workflow from Lightroom to InDesign? I use Lightroom for photography, then once a year use InDesign to create a very big photobook that I upload to Blurb Photobooks. I usually export my images from Lr to my hard drive as JPG, then use that folder of images to...
  24. S

    Canon Camera profile & presetd

    Hi All! Please bear with me.. this maybe a little long & I hope it makes sense. I am well aware VSCO aware providing any support or updates for DESKTOP anymore. I’ve been a Nikon user all my life and updated my VSCO presets for my Nikon files before the shut down. fast for two years and I’ve...
  25. Luc Desaulniers

    Working with RAWs exclusively in the cloud. Possible?

    Good day all. I finally pulled the trigger and purchased a 12.9‘’ iPad Pro. I’ve been a Lr Classic for... well... before it was called Classic. I would very much like to switch to the CC plan i.e. get the 1Tb cloud storage and begin using the iOS and CC desktop clients. But. I would like to...