September 20, 2021

When I am editing photos on the go, I always use the Lightroom Mobile App. For the highest quality phone edits, there is nothing that can beat it. And it’s so simple to use. If you want to see just how simple, download my FREE Lightroom Mobile Course. You will be amazed how easy Lightroom […]

September 15, 2021

In this blog post I am going to show you how to import presets into Lightroom. I will show you the process for both Lightroom Classic (the desktop version) and Lightroom Mobile (the phone version). It is a different process for both versions. In fact, the desktop version of Lightroom and the Mobile version of […]

September 13, 2021

If you knew how easy it was to create your own presets in Lightroom, you would probably never buy another preset! And I am going to show you how to do just that, in today’s blog post. I will be teaching you how to create a Black and White preset today, but you can use […]

September 8, 2021

The Lock Screen, or sometimes referred to as the Second Monitor, is very similar to editing in Reference Mode. If you are unfamiliar with using Reference Mode, watch this tutorial first. When editing in Reference Mode you edit images in a side-by-side view. The image on the left serves as your anchor image, meaning the […]

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September 1, 2021

I have been waiting 3 years for this!!! This blog post, and the course it speaks of, has been on my heart and mind all that time! Let me explain… When I started my editing journey almost 6 years ago, I never imagined it would turn into what it has become. (You can read about […]

August 26, 2021

So you want to become a photo editor. But you are afraid the market might be saturated. How can you be sure there is enough editing work to go around? Let’s talk about that.  As a professional photo editor, if you work full-time, you will need approximately 15-25 clients, assuming those clients are full-time photographers […]

August 23, 2021

Yes, you read that correctly. I have a FREE Lightroom mobile course for you! Lightroom Classic (which is the heavy duty desktop version of Lightroom Mobile) is what professional photographers use to edit their own photos and their client’s photos. It’s also what I use exclusively, as a professional photo editor to edit my clients’ […]

August 18, 2021

If you are in the photography industry for any length of time, sooner-or-later, the subject of calibration will come up. And more-often-than-not, it comes up in the context of being something that is essential for both photographs and editors. But is it?  WHAT IS COLOR CALIBRATION Not all screens and/or monitors display colors the same. […]

August 16, 2021

Have you ever wondered, “Have I got what it takes to be a photo editor?” Let’s talk about that for a minute.  As a photo editor;• you do not need mad editing skills. • you do not need to be a Lightroom guru or Photoshop expert. • you do not need to be artistic or […]

August 9, 2021

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a photo editor? Well today you have a chance to peek behind the curtain! My long time client, Rebecca Rice, interviewed me for her podcast. We’ll be talking about:  My journey to becoming a private editor. The role of a private editor: what they do (and […]

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