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  • It's Lightroom update time again! New cameras (including the Canon R5/R6), lens profiles and bug fixes, and the ability to disable built-in lens corrections for specific new cameras. Here's the usual list


  1. Ferguson

    Is there an order to steps (esp during image restoration)

    I'm digitizing old prints and negatives, and often dropping into photoshop to clean up issues. In particular in photoshop I am erasing dust, adjusting levels and trying to restore colors. I also sharpen (whether because of the scanning process introduced blur or the original print). Often the...
  2. 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...
  3. Kevin Sholder

    Caption / Description Metadata Fields

    I think that I've discovered what I consider a problem with these fields metadata fields within Lightroom / Photoshop. Let me preface this is the way I have my Lightroom options configured as below: I've thought in the past the the "Automatically write changes into XMP within Lightroom...
  4. DavidHoffman

    Javascript and the Photoshop 'crop and straighten' command

    Can anyone help me with a bit of Javascript? I'm trimming big batches of 16 bpc layered tiff files in Photoshop. I've found a useful script by Jeffrey Tranberry <An photoshop batch script for crop & straighten photo from Jeffrey Tranberry> to batch Photoshop's ‘crop and straighten’ command but...
  5. carlosfandango

    PS cloud documents

    I know this isn't strictly a Lr question, but I'm trying to go all-in on Adobe cloud stuff so... I see PS 2020 has Cloud Documents. These sync with Cloud Documents on the new iPad PhotoShop. So, I'd like to move a bunch of my PSDs over to Cloud Documents, but can't see a way to do it? I...
  6. 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...
  7. Bob Israel

    LR Classic > Rt Click > Edit In Photoshop

    Hi folks. I hope this has been dealt with before. I have the latest versions of LR Classic and Photoshop and I'm on the latest Mac OS. Forever, I've been able to right click on an image, choose edit in photoshop and get a dialog box asking if I want to edit original, a copy with LR settings...
  8. Raztrend

    Blend Modes and Channels in LR 7.3 ACR 10.3

    With the latest update it's possible to view Channels in LR/ACR and use 14 Blend Modes on a single image (RAW and Non-RAW images) Preview Channels in Lightroom and ACR - RGB, CMYK, LAB, YUV, also Saturation and Brightness masks plus Skin tones. Also you can use Channels Swap for IR & UV images...
  9. ddbuck19

    Have no the necessary permissions to save the file

    Operating System: Windows 10 Hi all. Glad to join the community! I was given a Adobe Photoshop file to do a simple changes. But Photoshop won't let me save it. After saving the file this error message occurred: You do not have the necessary permissions to save the file. Also Failure to save...
  10. Ishaheb54

    The document wont open fully

    Operating System: Windows 8 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): Hello. I am new to this website and am seeking some advice.. I have a new Laptop on Windows 8. I have installed Adobe Photoshop software. But psd extension document which was on my flash drive wont open fully. Any...
  11. T

    Editing in Photoshop from Lightroom CC

    Operating System:Win 10 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info):Lightroom CC When I open Photoshop from Lightroom Cc and edit my image, the edit image is not showing up in CC. I have tried both Save and Save as. I know I am missing something, any help is appreciated. thanks
  12. mantra

    photoshop cc scratch disk question on osx sierra question

    Hi i run photoshop cc 2018/2017 and cc 2015 under sierra last built osx my machine has 32GB of ram , and i bought a second ssd for scratch disk i have setup photoshop to use this second scratch disk well i started photoshop cc open a raw file or a jpg , while it's open and running , i gave...
  13. D

    Moving from LR6 Perpetual to the CC with PS rental package

    Advice please, I use lR6 standalone latest version and am considering the rental package. Presently I do not use lR properly, I have all my images (not a huge amount and not a pro) exported as Original RAW and TIFF (created in LR) to folders on external HDs. They are therefore safe. i.e. I have...
  14. D

    Olympus RAW files (2017 vers) will Not Import

    Hi all - just purchased an Olympus TG-5 and find I cannot import the RAW files .ORF) into lightroom or photoshop. I am using the CC versions of both and have updated the Camera Raw CC plugin. The only workaround I have found is to export the files from the Olympus software as TIFF. I note from...
  15. Win

    Laptop Recommendations - PC

    I get to order a new computer for my work and I need it to be beefy enough to run Photoshop well. I also need it to be a laptop and a PC (not a Mac). I would love input on what brands, types, and minimum specifications I should be requesting so as to have a computer that will be powerful enough...
  16. oleleclos

    Newbie oldtimer

    Hi everyone. I joined this forum very recently, but have a longish history in photography. I was a commercial photographer in Copenhagen in the 1970s before going into IT and other businesses, and when I picked up a camera for artistic expression later on, the digital revolution had caught up...
  17. C

    app specific Radial Menus for Wacom Intuos Pro?

    I just got a Wacom Intuos Pro and I'm trying to determine if it's possible to setup app specific Radial Menus for LR and Photoshop so when I'm in LR key assignments make sense with LR and when I'm in PS the table uses a different set of key assignmements. I've looked at the Wacom help and...
  18. fadee naeem

    LR reseting all adjustment every time I save picture in PS

    Background: Hey everyone, I update my lightroom and photoshop cc 2015 now I have camera raw 9.7 which I believe is the latest one, after updating I am facing very annoying problem which wasn’t there before. Problem: When I use edit in photshop feature in LR. Photoshop open my file but when I...
  19. S

    Exported LR Catalog - Not saving back from PS to LR

    Hi All, Anyone have a similar experience with an exported LR catalog? I'm doing my edits in PS and saving, but my edits are not saving back to LR. Other catalogs work fine. Corrupted catalog perhaps? I'm on 2015.7 cc
  20. Samoreen

    [SOLUTION] Fix the Open File Security Warning when invoking PS from LR

    Hi, After installing version 10, Windows has started to systematically open the "Open File Security Warning" dialog whenever I tried to Edit in... Photoshop CC from LR. Which is rather annoying since the option allowing to permanently disable the warning for that executable no longer exists. A...
  21. Shepherd Jim

    ...goes around, comes around ....I'm Back

    Hi All — I'm a bit of a fraud in that I joined "this" forum back when LR was first released. I'm guessing the forum has been re-configured once or twice and I just had to re-register to get in. My Forum screen name and avatar were still in the system and immediately popped up when I logged in...
  22. E

    trying to achieve effect

    I've been trying to achieve this effect on an image for sometime now but can't figure it out if someone can point me in the right direction that would be awesome! examples: 1 2 3
  23. J

    Saving processed photos to second drive

    Imported images from sad card into Lightroom, on 1 external drive Edit in Lightroom, do final edits in Photoshop Need to save to 2nd hard drive as psd.- not to drive 1 Edited picture should appear in catalog in drive 2, not in drive 1 ( in other words, I save psd files to drive 2, which had its...
  24. P

    Photoshop for creating special effects then sending back to Lightroom

    This is my first post. I have been using Lightroom 5 and updating as they occur. My question is since I cannot justify the cost to use the online version of LR & PS simply because I do not shoot regularly. I do wish to buy the software PS however do not know which one? I would like to be able to...
  25. D

    Lightroom6.4 => Photoshop CS6 Extended Doomsday Trial?

    I have W-7 Pro and stand-alone, perpetual versions. Is Adobe escalating its attack on non subscription users or are they merely making an innocent mistake? I noticed many LR users have the same problems with LR and Adobe, but this is another big step up. From inside LR I went to CS-6...