Tagged Lightroom

Fantastic GPS Logger, a Field Report for BT-1000P

Having recently purchased the unit, especially for the purpose tagging all the photos from a recent trip, I flew away extremely happy, witnessing the outstanding performance of this little device. You can see a screenshot below of the takeoff from Sydney towards Tokyo. Google Earth for romant net BT 1000P Sydney What sets this unit apart from other loggers and GPS units on the market, is its ability to not only acquire a signal within the boundaries of an airplanes fuselage, but keep that sync as the airplane is banking.

OSX Not Colour Calibrated

It seems that Apple left one thing out of the equation for Safari 3.1 – colour adherence. With my new Dell 2408WFP, I was getting quite stroppy – as no matter how many times I would calibrate it – it would continually not show the correct colours as compared to…

Neat Lightroom Shortcut

Ever wanted to hide the left+right pane’s within Lightroom without having either custom defined shortcuts, or modifying OS X keyboard preferences to enable function keys?

Lightroom 1.2 – Minor Update

The feature-set within Lightroom’s newly released 1.2 ‘update’ – should have really been a mere patch or a service pack, and carried the 1.1.1 designation – as that’s all it really is. Lets have a look at some of the main new updates/fixes [complete list available over at Adobe]: XMP…

ACR 4.2 Released and now Lightroom 1.2

Many souls weren’t happy that Adobe didn’t support Canon’s 40D when they got it, in ACR and consequently in Lightroom. Now you can jump for joy – as right now ACR supports 40D Also note that on the page it lists Lightroom 1.2 as available also, yet this has been…

Canon 40D + Lightroom Auto-Rotate

Cameras these days record the orientation of the camera when you take a shot, and write this into EXIF which is embedded into the photo. There seems to be a new way in which the 40D does it. If anyone has attempted to import from 40D into Lightroom, they might…

Lightroom 1.1 – No longer slow

After I updated Lightroom to 1.1, I had mixed reaction. At first I was very pleased with the added features such as spraying meta tags onto photos. Although I was very unhappy with the fact that the update rendered my Lightroom, simply unworkable – it was way too slow. The…