Tag: lightroom 3

Recover A Corrupted Unrepairable Lightroom 3 Catalog With SQLite

I knew it!!!, that was the first thing that came to my mind after learning that lightroom’s catalog native format is a SQLite. I didn’t know it was SQLite, but I new that Lightroom is somehow using a database technology intended for small-scale applications maybe like SQL Server Express from Microsoft. Anyway, thanks to an […]

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Remove Sensor Dust Using LR3’s Spot Removal Feature

Today’s post is all about removing spots on our photos cause by the annoying dust that sticks into our camera’s sensor. Thank’s to Adobe Lightroom for having the Spot Removal feature, now cleaning marks and spots is as easy as eating a pie, maybe easier. We will use Lightroom’s Sport Removal tool. This tool work […]

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Use Collections and Collections Sets In Lightroom To Organize Your Photos

Since I started using Lightroom 3, I began to appreciate the power of collections and collection sets. I’m starting to use them more and more and it helps me organize my catalog and greatly improved my workflow. When I was using LR2 I used to have separate Catalogs for each type of  photos that I […]

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How I Import My Photos Into Lightroom 3

I know that most people are already familiar with how lightroom import works. Here’s how I do my imports.  First, I use a external card reader or my computers built-in card reader to do my imports. I don’t import directly from my camera using the  usb cable that came with my camera, simply because it’s […]

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Reduce Noise On Your Images Using Lightroom 3

Photo 1. Today, I’m really excited to share to you one of lightroom 3’s awesome feature, it’s Lightroom’s Superior Noise Reduction capability. If you’ve used Lightroom 2’s noise reduction feature, I know you will agree with me when I say that it really sucks. But with the release of Lightroom 3, all of that has […]

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Weekly Blog Post April 17-23 2011

Please Backup Your Lightroom Catalog Photo 1. Backup Options The other day, it was early morning around 7 am, after opening lightroom and loading my catalog, the not so reliable Windows 7 crash. I wasn’t surprised or anything, because you know Windows there are those times that he just want’s to crash whenever it wants […]

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Please Backup Your Lightroom Catalog

Photo 1. Backup Options The other day, it was early morning around 7 am, after opening lightroom and loading my catalog, the not so reliable Windows 7 crash. I wasn’t surprised or anything, because you know Windows there are those times that he just want’s to crash whenever it wants to. Anyway, it’s done it […]

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Correct Image Perspective and Lens Flaws Using Lens Correction Profiles

Lens Correction,  this is one of the new features of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom  3.0 that I really, really like . It gives photographers the ability to quickly and easily perfect images by automatically reducing lens defects like geometric distortion, chromatic aberration, and vignetting with single-click profiles. Even images from the best lenses will be improved. […]

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Increase Lightroom Camera Raw Cache

Every time we view a photo in Lightroom the image must first be loaded into Camera Raw. That’s where Camera Raw cache comes into play. It caches recently opened images so that it’s faster the next time we opened them. Caching this data significantly shortens the loading time when we return to a previously viewed […]

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Render 1:1 Lightroom Preview

Photo 1. Render 1:1 Preview Before, I don’t pay much attention to the previews in lightroom, after importing my photos, I’m done and I will just deal with it later. But as my Lightroom Catalog grows, I noticed that when I click on a thumbnail, the preview takes time to load. I’ve learned that by […]

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Optimize Your Lightroom Catalog

Photo 1. Lightroom 3 Optimize Catalog. For the first time this year, I optimized my 2011 Lightroom Catalog. Do we really need to do this optimization? Yes, once in a while our lightroom catalog needs to be optimize. This catalog is our database which contains all the records of our photos. It contains dta such […]

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What’s New in Lightroom 3

Digital Imaging Evangelist Julieanne Kost walks you through new features, workflows and enhancements in the latest release of Lightroom 3. In this series, Julieanne Kost takes you through in-depth tutorials to learn about the new features, workflows and enhancements that are included with the release of Lightroom 3.

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