TWiP 496: Photographers Talking Photography

Marketing campaign targets terrible photographers wanting perfect shots. Photojournalists ask for encrypted cameras and working pros talk about the future of photography.

TWiP 495: ‘Tis the Season

Adobe updates Lightroom & Camera RAW for iOS and Desktops, Instagram rolls out Live Video to all US users, and is Time Magazine trolling Donald Trump with it's Person of the Year cover shoot? Plus Holiday gift suggestions for Photographers.
Image by Rob Sylvan

TheFIX 083: Tame Your Lightroom Library with Rob Sylvan

In this episode of TheFIX photographer, teacher, and author Rob Sylvan joins host Seán Duggan for a discussion about some of the things that can go wrong with a Lightroom catalog, and ways you can prevent common problems from occurring and tame your photo library in Lightroom.
concert photography image by Alan Hess

TheFIX 079: Concert Photography with Alan Hess

On this episode of TheFIX, Alan Hess provides a behind-the-scenes look at what it's like to photograph concerts and other high-profile live events, shows some of his favorite concert images, and shares some cool Lightroom and Photoshop processing tips.

TheFIX 077: Photoshop World Talks II

On this episode of TheFIX Seán Duggan concludes his series of talks from the recent Photoshop World in Las Vegas. Julieanne Kost talks about image sequencing and the Adobe Portfolio site that is available to all Creative Cloud members; Glyn Dewis shares some of his inspiration sources for the innovative images and composites he creates; and Josh Haftel talks about some of the misconceptions that many people still have about mobile photography and how he uses Lightroom Mobile in his own photo workfow.
Procssing Underwater Photos

TheFIX 075: Erika Thornes – Underwater Photography

On the 75th episode of TheFIX photographer Erika Thornes joins Seán Duggan for a conversation about her beautiful and dreamlike underwater images, as well as tips for photographing portraits and models underwater, and the Lightroom processing techniques she uses to color correct, improve and enhance her underwater photography.

TheFIX 070: Lightroom CC – Guided Upright

This week on TheFIX, host Seán Duggan covers the recent 2015.6/6.6. Lightroom update and in a multi-image test drive he explores the new Guided Upright feature in Lightroom CC for correcting perspective distortions. Reminder: You still have a week to enter the current Rocky Nook book giveaway.
Lightroom Local Adjustments

TheFIX 062: Lightroom Local Adjustments

In this episode of TheFIX, host Seán Duggan focuses on the power of Lightroom local adjustments (a.k.a. "dodging & burning") such as the Gradual Filter, the Radial Filter, and the Adjustment Brush, showing the processing for a single image from straight out of the camera to a version benefiting from multiple local adjustments.
Newport Harbor, an aerial panorama by Colin Smith

TheFIX 061: Aerial Panoramas with Colin Smith

In this episode of TheFIX, Colin Smith joins host Seán Duggan for a conversation about aerial drone photography & techniques for photographing aerial panoramas and processing them in Lightroom.
Photo S.O.S.

TheFIX 053: Photo S.O.S: Lightroom Stunt Catalog

On this episode of TheFIX, we open the Photo S.O.S. file to take a look at questions about synchronizing Lightroom folders, ensuring you're working in the right catalog, stopping the Apple Photos app from trying to hijack your images, & the importance of a Lightroom stunt catalog.

TheFIX 052: Boundary Warp for Panoramas

In this episode of TheFIX, host Seán Duggan kicks the tires of Boundary Warp, the new feature in Lightroom CC and Camera Raw 9.4 that automatically warps the edges of panoramas to fit them into a rectangular frame. We also cover the return of the book giveaway from Rocky Nook Press.

TheFIX 051: Nature & Wildlife Photography with Lewis Kemper

In this episode of TheFIX, wildlife and nature photographer Lewis Kemper joins host Seán Duggan to talk about the joys and challenges of photographing Alaskan coastal brown bears, and a personal project on a stretch of the American River that is just a short walk from his home. Along the way Lewis shares Lightroom post-processing tips for "flipping the light" to transform original captures so they they are a more accurate reflection of the moment he experienced.

TheFIX 050: Lightroom Export Essentials

In this episode of TheFIX, host Seán Duggan provides a tour of the essentials of the Lightroom Export dialog, including how to create a custom naming template, how to work with the Watermarks edit dialog, and how to create Export Presets to streamline that part of your Lightroom workflow.

TheFIX 049: Black and White with Vincent Versace

In digital photography, a good black and white image starts with a good color image. In this episode, photographer and author Vincent Versace joins host Seán Duggan and provides a conceptual deep dive into understanding the essentials of crafting a black and white conversion that gives you full control over the color and tonal information recorded in the original capture.

TheFIX 048: Digital Afterlife – Preserving Family Photos

None of us live forever, and this week on TheFIX, Erika Thornes joins host Seán Duggan to discuss what happens to your treasured digital family photos after you're gone. We look at some simple workflow steps you can take to ensure that your important family photos can be easily accessed by your family in both digital and print form, even though you are no longer around.