Saying Goodbye To Lightroom

In the eyes of many photographers, Adobe made a fatal error the other day when they abandoned their standalone edition of Lightroom in favor of an Adobe Creative Cloud based subscription model. The excitement accompanying the launch of Lightroom CC 2018/CC Classic 2018 quickly turned...

Iridient Developer 3.2 Released With Fujifilm X-E3 Support

Iridient Developer 3.2 is another Adobe alternative for those unhappy with the move to cloud and it’s designed primarily with Fujifilm Cameras in mind. The latest version adds Fujifilm X-E3 support in addition to the following features: New Features: New Lightroom plug-in for faster, easier...

Adobe Lightroom CC and Lightroom Classic CC 2018 Announced

So the rumors were true and Adobe did, in fact, release a new version of Lightroom, which is broken down into CC and CC classic. This CC seems to be geared toward professionals that want to access all of there pictures and edits everywhere, while CC...

Fujifilm Camera Remote 3.0.0 Released Today

Fujifilm camera remote 3.0.0 now supports the Fujifilm X-E3, but it also separately lists Bluetooth/Wireless support, which hints at future cameras to come. You can download the Fujifilm remote app from the iTunes Store and Google Play Store. Join our Fujifilm XE Owners Group, also follow Fujiaddict...

Best Fuji Profile for Green

The Peak District. Fuji X-T2, 18-135 lens, ISO200, f/13.0, 1/60″.If you’re a Fuji shooter who uses Lightroom to process your RAW files, I’m sure you will appreciate the excellent Fuji Colour Profiles. Although Lightroom provides a default Adobe Standard profile, it’s often worth experimenting with...

Fuji Film Simulation Made Available for RAF Files Thanks to Picktorial

When Picktorial 3 was released, it promised a solid support of Fuji RAF files. Today, it’s getting even better by offering film simulation color profiles. The profiles are available as an add-on specifically designed for Picktorial 3 and Fujifilm X-Trans sensor cameras. Using the...

And the Next Book is…

Elizabeth Tower example, processed in PhotoshopOn Friday, I shared a fairly traditional image of the Elizabeth Tower in London. Some people also know this as Big Ben, although Big Ben is the bell inside the clock-tower. Then over the weekend I was working on my...

Upgrading Exposure

Porth Kidney Sands, Cornwall. Olympus EM5 and 12-40mm lens. ISO200, 1/640″ at f/7.1. Processing in Exposure X2 with the Velvia 100 film simulation.I have finally taken the plunge and upgraded my copy of Exposure from Alien Skin. This is a great all-purpose piece of editing...

Looking for a Nik Collection Alternative

Sony RX10 image following processing in On 1 Photo RAW. One of the alternatives to the Nik Collection.It seems that there’s growing concern over how long the Nik Collection will now last. Many photographers have already started to look for alternatives. Whilst I personally think...