Archive for April, 2008

Lightroom 2 Adventure

Posted by Robert Edwards on April 12, 2008 in Blog |

DAMsimple are amongst a group of photographers testing Photoshop Lightroom 2 in the field as part of the Lightroom Adventure. A lot has changed in v2; look for the non-destructive local area adjustment, better Photoshop integration, keyboard shortcuts for Develop adjustments, Smart Collections, more responsive and intelligent keywording, and 100+ more improvements.

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Lightroom 1.4.1 update

Posted by Robert Edwards on April 12, 2008 in Blog |

Meanwhile Adobe releases a patch for Lightroom 1.4.1 and Camera Raw 4.4.1. links at Tom Hogarty’s blog.

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Adobe Lightroom Adventure

Posted by Robert Edwards on April 8, 2008 in Blog |

Adobe Lightroom Adventure In April 2008 DAMsimple was invited to join a group of internationally renowned photographers who travelled to the end of the world, literally, to the remote island of Tasmania. Our mission was to road test specialised digital photography software designed by Adobe while capturing images from one of the world’s most mysterious […]

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Lightroom workflow seminar Sydney

Posted by Robert Edwards on April 8, 2008 in Blog |

See us at the Sydney Convention Centre speaking on DAM Workflow as a part of the AIPP Blow Fish Diaries (13-16 April 2008).

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Lightroom 1.4 – Don’t update!

Posted by Robert Edwards on April 6, 2008 in Blog |

Yet another “do not update”; this time to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 1.4 and Adobe Camera Raw 4.4. There are serious bugs for DNG users who update their settings, as well some quirks with Olympus JPEG images and EXIF capture date. Adobe have identified the bugs and Lightroom 1.4.1 and Camera Raw 4.4.1 are in the pipeline.

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DAM Workflow Newsletter 4

Posted by Robert Edwards on April 4, 2008 in Blog |

DNG 1.2 – Updated to version 1.2 Adobe released new specifications for their DNG (Digital NeGative) file format. Now at version 1.2 it has been offered to the ISO as the basis for an international standard camera raw format for camera manufacturers and software vendors. Adobe is also pursuing a DNG format for motion picture. […]

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QuickTime 7.4 – iView beware

Posted by Robert Edwards on April 4, 2008 in Blog |

Do not update to QuickTime 7.4. There is a bug that may truncate filenames in iView and Expression Media, causing them to lose their references to images. If you have already updated Apple have older versions here. Windows users uninstall v7.4 via the Control Panel. On Mac the easiset method to install older versions is with Pacifist. The usual […]

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