We covered setting up External Editor Preferences in chapter 1. In this chapter, we’re going to look at some of the applications you can use with Lightroom to further enhance your photos. These are only basic looks at the plugins—each one could easily have a chapter or entire book to itself.
I’ve been the main writer on a column called “Maximum Workflow” in Photoshop User for over a year now. It’s dedicated to third-party add-ons for Lightroom. Generally the articles are longer than most of these sections, and I usually include an example file so the reader can follow along, step by step. If you’re a