HOW TO INSTALL LIGHTROOM MOBILE PRESETS IN 5 SIMPLE STEPS
Lightroom presets can save you loads of time and effort when it comes to editing your photos, giving them a consistent and professional look with just one click. In this post, we'll show you how to install Lightroom mobile presets in 5 simple steps, so you can elevate your mobile photography game. Let's get started!
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Installing Lightroom Mobile presets
All Lightroom mobile presets will be DNG Files. Most of the ones you buy online will come inside a .zip file.
Here you have two options to get the presets on to your phone.
Download the preset pack .ZIP file from the link in your order email to your computer and unzip it. Then transfer the DNG files to your phone using either Airdrop, Bluetooth, Dropbox, etc.
Directly download the presets .ZIP file from the link in your order email to your phone and open the .ZIP file to unzip it. The best browser for direct downloading from the link is Google Chrome. If you are downloading from inside the Gmail app set your default browser to Chrome if possible.
Once you have the Unzipped the preset files on your phone follow these 5 easy steps:
Download the Lightroom Mobile App and sign up for a FREE Adobe account.
Open Lightroom Mobile app. From the Lightroom home page create a new album with the name of your newly purchased preset pack.
Open the newly created album, then select the blue “+ Add Photos” button in the bottom right.
A. If you transferred the preset files from your computer click “From Camera Roll”
B. If you unzipped on your device click ”From Files” and navigate on your device to the folder where you unzipped the files to
Now select each individual DNG file, then click “Add Photos” to import into Lightroom depending on your phone they may or may not appear blank.
Now that the files are imported into Lightroom they should look like this depending of which pack you have purchased.
Click on the first image in the new Album then click on the 3 little dots in the top right corner and select “Create Preset”.
Click on “Preset group” and select “Create New Preset Group” and give it a name.
Create a new preset name according to each preset. Make sure to tick all the boxes. then click on the tick in the top right corner to save the first preset. Repeat these steps for each of the preset files to add them one by one.
Time to edit!
Yay!!!! you are now ready to edit your photos with your new presets. Choose any photos you’d like to edit, scroll along the bottom tool bar to the presets button, select the new preset group from the menu and scroll through to find a preset that suits your photo.
Installing Lightroom mobile presets can seem intimidating at first, but it's actually a simple process that can greatly enhance your photo editing capabilities. By following the 5 simple steps outlined in this post, you can quickly and easily add presets to your mobile device and start creating stunning, professional-looking photos. Don't be afraid to experiment and try out different presets to find the ones that work best for you and your style. With a little practice and patience, you'll be well on your way to creating amazing photos and a consistent aesthetic. Start using presets today and take your mobile photography to the next level!