Introduced in the May 2019 release of Lightroom mobile (version 4.3)

Lightroom not only empowers you to create beautiful images and express your vision, but it helps you become a better photographer with new ways to get inspired and grow your skills, right in the app. You can get hands-on experience learning how to make your photos look their best with a robust collection of interactive tutorials. You can also browse through different categories of inspirational photos by fellow photography members and tap them to open and see how the photo was edited, step-by-step.  You can also download the edits as a preset.

Get hands-on experience with interactive tutorials

Interactive tutorials provide a free and easy way to learn a wide variety of editing techniques while working within the app. You can access tutorials from a range of professional photographers and photo educators, and apply the edits, step-by-step, right within Lightroom mobile.

Access interactive tutorials

  1. Tap the  icon.

    Home icon
  2. The Learn section displays the set of tutorials to learn various photography editing techniques. Tap a tutorial of your choice.

    Learn panel
  3. (Optional) Tap See All or More Tutorials to see the complete list of tutorials.

    See All tutorials
    More tutorials

  4. Once you tap a tutorial, a new window appears with details about the tutorial, such as author, total duration, and core features covered in the tutorial. Tap Start Tutorial

    Interactive tutorial
  5. You can then follow the tutorial with a sample photo provided within Lightroom mobile. A message is displayed once you have completed all the steps of the tutorial. You can rate your experience with the tutorial.

    Rate your experience

    Note:

    To view histogram of the photo, tap  icon at the upper-right corner and enable Show Histogram option from the menu that appears.

Create preset

You can create a preset based on the settings in the tutorial. To create a preset, do the following:

  1. Access the interactive tutorial of your choice.

  2. Once the tutorial is over, tap  icon at the upper-right corner and select Create Preset from the menu that appears.

  3. Specify the Preset Name, Preset Group, select the settings that you want to include in the preset and tap .

When editing your photos, you can now view and apply the created preset. For more information, see Work with Presets on your photo.

Copy Settings

To copy settings of the tutorial, do the following:

  1. Access the interactive tutorial of your choice.

  2. Once the tutorial is over, tap  icon at the upper-right corner and select Copy Settings from the menu that appears.

  3. Select the settings that you want to copy and tap .

You can paste the copied settings to one or more photos. For more information, see Copy and paste edits.

Share a tutorial

To share a tutorial, do the following:

  1. Open a tutorial of your choice from the Learn section.

  2. Tap  at the upper-right corner.

    Share a tutorial

Discover inspirational photos

Discover inspirational photos by fellow photography members, browse through different categories of photos, and tap them to see how the photo was edited, step-by-step. You can also download the edits as a preset. To discover inspirational photos, do the following:

Access inspirational photos

  1. Tap the   icon.

    Home icon
  2. Scroll down to the Discover section that displays the set of inspirational photos. Tap a photo of your choice.

    Discover panel
  3. (Optional) Tap See All or More Inspiration to see the complete list of tutorials.

    See All
    More Inspiration

  4. Once you tap a photo, a new widow appears displaying the output of edits made to the photo.

    Discover
  5. Tap Edits to see how the photo was edited, step-by-step.

    Edit steps

    Note:

    Tap  icon at the upper-right corner to view more information about the photo.

Like a photo

  1. To like a photo, do one of the following:

    • Tap  at the lower-right corner of the photo in the Discover section.
    • Open the photo of your choice from the Discover section and tap  at the upper-right corner .
  2. If you have accidentally liked a photo, tap  again to unlike it.

Download as preset

You can download the exact combination of slider positions in the photo as a preset to apply on other photos. To download edits as preset, do the following:

  1. Open a photo of your choice from the Discover section.

  2. Do one of the following:

    • Tap  icon at the upper-right corner and select Download As Preset.
    • Tap  icon at the upper-right corner and select Download As Preset.
  3. Specify the Preset Name,  Preset Group, and tap .

When editing your photos, you can now view and apply the downloaded preset. For more information, see Work with Presets on your photo.

Open in edit

  1. Open a photo of your choice from the Discover section.

  2. Do one of the following:

    • Tap  icon at the upper-right corner and select Open In Edit.
    • Tap  icon at the upper-right corner and select Open In Edit.

Share a photo

To share a photo, do the following:

  1. Open a photo of your choice from the Discover section.

  2. Tap  icon at the upper-right corner and select Share.

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