When exporting layered Photoshop documents from Lightroom (using the Export dialog), selecting PSD as the Image Format (in the File Settings section) will export a new, flattened PSD file. To export a layered PSD file from Lightroom and have Lightroom retain the layers, choose Original for the Image Format (in the File Settings area).
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In this video tutorial (Moving Between Lightroom and Photoshop), you’ll learn how to seamlessly move images between Lightroom and Photoshop with the exact control that you need. Discover how easy it is to create panoramas, merge 16 bit high-dynamic range (HDR) images and open multiple photographs into a single file in Photoshop.
In this video tutorial (Viewing Images on a Map), Julieanne will demonstrate how to master the Map module in Lightroom in order to sort and manage your images based on location information.
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In this video Tutorial (Adding Special Effects in Lightroom 5), Julieanne explores the best way to convert images to black and white, as well as add tonal overlays, edge effects, selective coloring and film grain textures. Then, you’ll learn how to apply those effects to multiple files using Sync options and Presets.
In this video tutorial (Enhancing Isolated Areas of an Image in Lightroom 5), Julieanne demonstrated how easy it is to locally refine and enhance your photographs using Lightroom’s selective adjustment tools to dodge and burn, adjust color, add off-center vignettes, and remove dust spots and distracting elements.
In this video tutorial (Create Stunning Images), Julieanne demonstrates how to create the highest quality photographs by removing lens distortion, cropping, correcting perspective, and making color and tonal corrections in Lightroom’s Develop module.
Global Adjustments, Clarity, Temperature and Tint, The Basic Panel, White Balance, Histogram, History, Vibrance, Saturation, Lens Correction, Perspective Correction, Upright, HSL, Cropping
Hierarchical keywords are written in a much more logical (and visually obvious) manner in Lightroom 5.
For example if we have the parent keyword “Flower” and want to add the child keyword “Rose” it would be represented as:
Flower > Rose
In addition, it can also be written as:
Rose < Flower
They both result in the same keywords applied, with Flower as the parent and Rose as the child (notice that the “>” is changing direction between the two examples).
In this video tutorial (Creating Custom Collections of Images in Lightroom 5), Julieanne will show you how to simplify the creation of virtual groups of images using Collections, Smart Collections and Collection Sets in Lightroom.
In this video tutorial (Lightroom 5 - Select, Rate and Prioritize Your Images), you’ll find out which method of rating images works best for the photography you do in order to quickly edit down your shoot and view your best photographs.
In this video tutorial (Organize Your Images), you’ll learn how to organize your images in Lightroom using the Folder panel so that finding, moving and editing your images is a breeze.
In this video tutorial (Importing Your Images into Lightroom 5), Julieanne will reveal how to quickly download and import your images into Lightroom. Then, you can decide which method is the most efficient for your workflow.
Lightroom 5 will now import PNG files. Areas that are transparent in a PNG will appear as white in Lightroom. And, if you select a PNG file in Lightroom and choose Photo > Edit In > Edit In Photoshop, Lightroom will retain the PNG’s transparency. Note: the PNG will be open in Photoshop as either to a TIFF or PSD file in Photoshop, based on Lightroom’s External Editing preferences.
In this video tutorial (Top 10 Hidden Gems in Lightroom 5), you’ll learn the additional, seldom talked about, features in Lightroom 5 that can make a huge difference in the way that you work with your images.
In this video tutorial (Lightroom 5 – Improved Book Creation Experience), you’ll discover the new enhancements made to the Book module including page numbering, easier text creation, and custom templates.