Monthly Archives: April 2011

Black and White conversion – A video tutorial by George Jardine

Hot on the heels of his recent series of video tutorials on Adobe Camera Raw, George Jardine has released a completely free tutorial in which he discusses Black and White conversion. The video tutorial runs for around 37 minutes and … Continue reading

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Will an SSD Improve Adobe Lightroom Performance? – Updated

Since its original publication I’ve received a few emails from readers asking if I could expand the essay on SSDs and Lightroom performance to include some additional information. In particular, whether my findings re preview rendering also applied to exporting … Continue reading

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Will an SSD Improve Adobe Lightroom Performance?

It seems like never a week goes by without me receiving a query as to whether a┬áSolid State Drive (SSD) will improve Lightroom’s overall performance. Similar questions regularly arise on Adobe’s Lightroom User to User forum. Unfortunately, the answer is … Continue reading

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