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How to View Only Flagged Photos in Lightroom

29/07/2021
Lightroom is a massive image editing program that also allows you to keep your images in one place. However, managing a large number of images can be an intimidating task. Thankfully, Lightroom provides the flagging feature that helps you filter your images. Learning how to view only flagged photos in Lightroom makes your Lightroom workflow simpler and more efficient.
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Best Gloves for Photographers [2021 Review]

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28/07/2021
Real estate photographers need the right equipment to keep their hands warm and dry during photography sessions. The right gloves are a must-have if you want to maintain control of your camera, change lenses, or apply filters in cold weather. Because there are so many options, we've compiled a list of some of the best gloves for photographers.

Best Low Light Lens for Nikon [2021 Review]

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27/07/2021
As a real estate photographer, you need the perfect shot that will tell a property’s all by itself, even in the worst of lighting conditions. That is why you need a low-light Nikon lens. In this review, we will help you identify the best low-light lens for Nikon.

Top 53 Real Estate Photography Tips

26/07/2021
Homeowners and agents want to sell properties at their target prices, so they hire a professional real estate photographer who can take enticing and high-quality pictures to market listings. That’s why we're going to discuss real estate photography tips involving equipment, settings, exposure, compositions, shot list, editing, and work ethics. Real Estate Photography Tips Real […]

Best Zoom Lens for Canon [2021 Review]

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26/07/2021
We reviewed the best zoom lens for Canon in the market, taking into account their focal length, aperture, and price in our reviews.

How to Install VSCO Presets in Lightroom

25/07/2021
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If you are starting with Lightroom and want to use high-quality and professionally-created Lightroom presets for easy editing, then you are at the right place. We will show you how to install VSCO presets in Light room with this step-by-step tutorial. Follow these methods to use beautiful presets and transform your images.

Best Flash for Sony A7RII [2021 Review]

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25/07/2021
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We reviewed the best flash for Sony A7RII in the market, taking into account their recycle time, weight and price in our reviews.

How to Jump from Photoshop to Lightroom

24/07/2021
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Learn how to jump from Photoshop to Lightroom with this article, which includes helpful tips, guided steps and recommended tools.

Best Tripod Ball Head [2021 Review]

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23/07/2021
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In this buying guide, we’ve selected the best tripod ball head for each budget category to get you started.

Best Fluid Head Tripod [2021 Review]

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23/07/2021
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In this guide, we will take you through some of the best fluid head tripods and what to look for when buying them.

How to Fix Overexposed Photos in Photoshop

23/07/2021
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Learn how to fix overexposed photos in Photoshop with this article, which includes our best tips, guided steps and recommended tools.

How to Sell Lightroom Presets

22/07/2021
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Lightroom is currently one of the most powerful image editing programs. It allows you to transform images by providing a wide collection of tools. You can also use Lightroom to make some extra money if you know how to sell Lightroom presets. Read this guide to know all about Lightroom presets so that you can avail its full benefits.

Best Tripod for Real Estate Photography [2021 Review]

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22/07/2021
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If you're looking to take your property photography to the next level, you need a tripod to stabilize and level your shots. With various types and features, we've prepared this guide to help you find the best tripod for real estate photography to take professional interior and exterior photos.

How to Sync Lightroom Presets to Mobile

21/07/2021
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Lightroom mobile and Lightroom presets are a quick and convenient solution to your post-processing needs. Using them together, you can easily transform your images within minutes. In order to keep presets updated on your Lightroom mobile app, you should know how to sync Lightroom presets to mobile.

Best HDR Software for Real Estate Photography [2021 Review]

21/07/2021
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Learn to enhance your real estate photos by choosing the best HDR software for real estate photography. Read our guide to find the right tool for you.

How to Export All Photos From Lightroom

20/07/2021
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Once you have completed editing all the photos in your collection, you will naturally want to save them for later use. In Lightroom, you have to export the images in order to save or share them. We will be showing you how to export all photos from Lightroom in a few simple steps.

Best Mid Range Camera [2021 Review]

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19/07/2021
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As a real estate photographer, you may opt for a mid-range DSLR camera, perhaps because you don't want to settle for a basic DSLR and want a little more robustness and controllability. The below review focuses on the best mid-range camera that will help you enhance your photos.

Best Camera for Architectural Photography [2021 Review]

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19/07/2021
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Working in the real estate market involves shooting exteriors and cityscapes, which can be challenging because of structural lines and shapes. With the best camera for architecture photography, you can easily photograph accurate designs and save time editing images for clients or your portfolio. Our Best Camera for Architectural Photography Reviews Considering the features and […]

Best Sony Lens for Video [2021 Review]

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18/07/2021
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What do you look for in a video lens? As a videographer, the lens you use will determine the quality of your video. Although choosing the best Sony lens for video is not straightforward due to the many options in the market, this review will guide you through.

How to Change a Background Color in Lightroom

17/07/2021
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Lightroom Classic has been helping designers and photographers create amazing effects for a decade. One of the best features of Lightroom is that it allows you to change the color of individual objects without affecting the others. Here, we will be learning how to change background color in Lightroom so that you can create unique effects on your images.

How to Create a New Catalog in Lightroom

16/07/2021
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One of the best features of Lightroom is its catalog system that helps you manage all your images at a single location. Learning how to create a new catalog in Lightroom will help you have an organized workspace to edit and store your images. Let’s look at how the Lightroom catalog helps you in your image editing workflow.

How to Edit in Lightroom Like a Pro

15/07/2021
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Lightroom has proved to be a total game-changer in the world of image editing. It has become one of the leading post-processing programs used by many professionals. By learning how to edit in Lightroom like a pro, you can take your images to a whole new level in a matter of minutes.

Best Drone for Real Estate [2021 Review]

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14/07/2021
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Check out our best drone for real estate reviews to take aerial photos of residential homes, neighborhoods, vacant lands, and more.

Best Lens for Canon [2021 Review]

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14/07/2021
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We reviewed the best lens for Canon in the market, taking into account their aperture, focal length and weight in our reviews.

Best Camera for Real Estate Photography [2021 Review]

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14/07/2021
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Learn about the best camera for real estate photography and its features to shoot professional and high-quality property images.

How To Use Lightroom Brushes

13/07/2021
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Learn how to use Lightroom brushes with the help of this article, which includes our best tips, guided steps and recommended tools.

How to Use Lightroom 5

12/07/2021
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The Lightroom 5 version of the Lightroom program is created specifically for professional photographers and editors. It provides a large variety of tools and features that focus on changing the color, texture, and appearance of images. We will provide you an insight into how to use Lightroom 5 to achieve your image editing goals in the best way possible.

Best 360 Camera [2021 Review]

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12/07/2021
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What better way to visualize interiors and exteriors than by showing 360-degree photos and videos of a property? With more people viewing properties online, you can level up your real estate photography services with the best 360 camera options and create impressive virtual tours.

Best Walk Around Lens for Canon [2021 Review]

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11/07/2021
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We reviewed the best walk around lens for Canon in the market, taking into account their focal length, filter size and price in our reviews.

How To Make a Background Black in Lightroom

10/07/2021
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Learn how to make background black in Lightroom with this article, which includes helpful tips, guided steps and recommended tools.

How to Change a Background in Lightroom

09/07/2021
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Learn how to change background in Lightroom with the help of this article, which includes our best tips, guided steps and recommended tools.

Best Nikon Camera [2021 Review]

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08/07/2021
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If you're looking for the best Nikon camera, let this article help you out as we narrow down the top products in that market.

Best Macro Lens for Nikon [2021 Review]

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07/07/2021
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We reviewed the best macro lens for Nikon in the market, taking into account their aperture, focal length, and weight in our reviews.

How Long Does It Take to Learn Photoshop?

06/07/2021
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Photoshop is a massive program, which is why it can appear complex and daunting initially. As a beginner, you may wonder how long does it take to learn Photoshop? Let us tell you that there is not an exact answer to the question above. The learning time varies upon various factors, which we look into in this article.

Best Mini Tripod [2021 Review]

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05/07/2021
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We reviewed the best mini tripod in the market, taking into account their capacity, height and sturdiness in our reviews.

How To Export Edited Photos From Lightroom

04/07/2021
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Easily learn how to export edited photos from Lightroom with this article, which also includes various methods and helpful tips.

Best Duplicate Photo Finder [2021 Review]

03/07/2021
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Often, identical images pile up with time, consuming space on your hard drive and cluttering your image library. Locating and deleting these photos is not only complicated but also time-consuming. However, equipping yourself with the best duplicate photo finder will save you the hassle.

Congratulations Dan Solomon! June 2021 PFRE Photographer of the Month

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02/07/2021
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Congratulations to Dan Solomon of Lomita, CA—June 2021 PFRE Photographer of the Month! The theme this month was "Formal Dining Room"

Best Memory Card for SLR [2021 Review]

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01/07/2021
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We reviewed the best memory card for SLR in the market, taking into account their speed, size, format and capacity in our reviews.

Best Budget Tripod [2021 Review]

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30/06/2021
We reviewed the best budget tripod in the market, taking into account their material, stability and capacity in our reviews.
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