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How to Create Lightroom Presets the Right Way

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Lightroom's Develop presets are a great way to speed up and simplify your editing workflow. Presets let you store the develop settings you apply to one image and apply those settings to any other image with a single click. You may be used to applying presets that you acquired from someone else, but how do you create your own presets? In this tutorial, you'll learn the basics of how to start creating Lightroom presets yourself.

HDR Making-of: Into the Open

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This is the Making-of video for 'Into the Open (HDR)'. Watch how this image evolves through all the post-processing stages and stop at any position to inspect the parameter settings. This video shows the entire post-processing work starting with the pre-processing of the source photos all the way through to the finishing touches. Each major step is indicated by a subtitle. Watch it in full HD mode (1080p) full-screen and pause at any point to inspect the parameters I choose for the different tools involved in the post-processing.

HDR Pics to play with: Big City Lights

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This HDR Pics to play with archive is containing the source exposures of the HDR image 'Big City Lights (HDR)'. Download the source photos, test your post-processing skills and share your results here. It's fun! You want to try some HDR but you feel that your own source images are not good enough? Use mine! They're free! Even if you are an advanced HDR user, it can be fun to test your skills on a set of images that are used by many other people in the HDR community. Publish your results and see how others did. Get a feel for what's possible, and compare your style with others objectively, based on the same image.

HDR Pics to play with: The Marble Hall

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This HDR Pics to play with archive is containing the source exposures of the HDR image 'The Marble Hall'. Download and unpack it to test your HDR processing skills and compare your results with others.

The Making-of: High Five (HDR)

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Here is the Making-of video for 'High Five (HDR)'. Watch how…

High Five (HDR)

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Special Features Be sure to view the Before-and-After…

HDR Before and After: Let there be Light (HDR Vertorama)

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This is the HDR before and after comparison of "Let there…
Let there be Light (HDR Vertorama)

Let there be Light (HDR Vertorama)

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The story of this photo When you are taking photos…
Izmir Harbor (HDR)

Izmir Harbor (HDR)

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Download the source exposures of this HDR image and test your…
Before-and-after comparison of the image Izmir Harbor - made of 6 source exposures with Photomatix and Photoshop

HDR Cookbook - Before and After: Izmir Harbor (HDR)

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This is the before-and-after comparison of "Izmir Harbor (HDR)".…