As a digital photographer, you know that some images just don’t turn out as you hoped. Specifically, lighting can get you every time, especially if you are working in natural light. And even if you get the composition spot on, the wrong lighting—the color balance, the color saturation, the contrast, whatever—can be off and that can take away from an otherwise good photograph.
Luckily, there’s a lot that you can do to fix bad lighting in your photos. I personally like using Adobe Lightroom because it’s easy to use and it’s so versatile. It’s one of my favorite tools and helps me get better photographs.
In the video below from the folks at Design Panoply , you’ll learn a few tricks for quickly bringing life to a somewhat lifeless image using Lightroom 4: