4. Develop module image editing

A definitive guide to working with the image-processing controls in the Develop module


Photograph: Pulpit Rock, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, © Martin Evening 2009 Canon EOS 1Ds Mk III | 12 mm | 200 ISO | f10.0 @ 1/50th

One of the most powerful features in Lightroom is the image-processing engine and the way the image adjustment processing is deferred until the time you choose to edit in Photoshop or export an image. This method of image processing actually originated in the early days of computer imaging, when deferred processing was adopted by programs such as Live Picture and xRes as a means to speed up the image ...

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