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How to make your eyes pop in Lightroom

Say you've taken a beautiful portrait photo, or perhaps a selfie that you're really happy with. You've edited it and it looks really nice, but something is missing. The photo doesn't do the eyes justice. You want to make sure that your eyes pop, but don't know where to start...No worries, here is quick and easy guide on how to bring out the magic in just a few steps using the Lightroom app! 1. Select the brush tool and paint in the eyes.  2. Increase exposure (+1,13) 3. increase contrast (+20) 4. Pull down highlights (-15) 5. Increase saturation (+57) 6. Increase clarity (+48) 7. Increase sharpness (+37)   a small put powerful change If you feel that the colour isn't coming through enough or you...

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Are warm presets here to stay?

Will warm presets continue to dominate instagram? How do trends shift? What are our thoughts?  Trends come and go. What's currently trending differs from place to place. Usually trends correlate to the world around us. We like to go from one side of the spectrum, to the next one! ''The rubber band theory'' Think rubber band. The harder you pull and stretch a rubber band, the further the rubber band will go when you let go. Trends kind of work in similar ways. The rubber band is still a rubber band, no matter where it lands. Take the trend of buying Friday flowers for example! They have gone from fresh, bright and colourful to neutral, dried and sustainable. I can't remember...

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Autumn presets

Are you wondering if autumn presets are worth buying? How could they be when they're made for a specific season?  When you hear the word autumn your mind probably goes to falling red and yellow leaves, crisp air, wooly hats and gloves and hot drinks under a blanket.  When you hear the word autumn presets, do you think of autumn photos? We bet that 99.99% of you probably do. If you're wondering if our autumn presets can work for your non autumnal photos, look no further.  Here's a few examples of how the presets look on different pictures.  As you can see it's not necessary to have a specific kind of pictures for your edits. True they have been created with...

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How to edit grain in Lightroom

Adding grain to your photos can come to help if you want to give them a little bit more depth or maybe just a nice retro feeling. Down below we will show you how to edit the grain amount in the Lightroom app to perfectly suit your style. On this photo we have used our own preset "Vintage Vibe". Depending on what type of photo you have taken it might look more or less grainy with this preset. For instance will close ups and selfies look more grainy than for example landscape photos.    The first step is to choose the photo you want to edit and then go to "Effects" in the bar on the bottom of your screen....

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