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Lightroom vs Capture One: Is it time to #ditchadobe?

With photographers around the web showing their disgust for the latest update to Lightroom, and the speed and reliability of the program crashing, many photographers are considering a move to alternatives to Lightroom.  This week I’ve been testing out one of the key competitors: Capture One. While there are many pros and cons to both programs, the biggest differences are …

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Stop the Mac from Opening Photos When You Insert a Card

If you are using a third-party program like Lightroom to manage your photos on your Mac, then you probably hate it just as much as I do when my iMac pops up the Photos app each and every time I put an SD card into the computer, or connect my iPhone to the Mac with a cord.  It’s one more …

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Test Results: Lightroom imports 600% slower than the competition (Video)

My Facebook, Twitter, and blog comments have been lighting up over the last week since Adobe released version 6.2.  The outrage from photographers paying monthly for software that crashes at least every 5 minutes has been electric! But in this post I’ll set aside the crashing issues (that still are NOT fixed in the patch released after 6.2).  I’d like to …

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Lightroom 6.2/CC2015.2 Rejected!

Adobe is REALLY hearing it from photographers who are experiencing crashing issues and hating the new import process that is part of the update to Lightroom (version 6.2/CC2015.2) released in early October 2015.