Category: Technical FAQ


Creating Consistency – Quick Develop panel

In editing and post production, consistency is key. At Post Partner, we want every order to look fluid, and to match your style perfectly. So review is a high priority! How should I review for Consistency? Once you’ve completed editing your images in the Develop Module, head back into the Library module to review. Select […]

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Smart Previews: What are they?

Before you start using smart previews, it’s probably pretty important that you know what they are. So today, we’re going to talk all the Lightroom creation, and the best way to use them. What are Smart Previews? They’re lossy DNG files that are Lightroom rendered. Or, more simply put they, smaller versions of your images […]

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Getting the most out of your Test Edits

A big part of getting started with Post Partner is sending in test images. In fact it’s key to creating a successful outsourcing experience. Test edits allow us to get to know your individual style preferences as a photographer and gives us a foundation of communication that sets us up for long term success. At […]

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How to use Fill – Content Aware

One of the easiest adjustments you can make to already strong images, is to remove any distracting elements. Often times, there are circumstances or features that distract your focus away from your subjects. Using Fill: Content Aware is the easiest step to direct attention back to your subject and make your image even better! Fill […]

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Crop Tool: 6 keyboard shortcuts

If you’re someone who makes sure every image is straight in your post-production process, you’re probably very aware of the crop tool. You’re probably also aware of how much time straightening and cropping images can take up in your workflow. Keyboard shortcuts are Adobe’s gift to us, helping us move along the editing process a […]

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Team Tip – Using Solo Mode

Editing your images already takes up a chunk of your time. Today, Laine, one of our awesome Post Partner editors is sharing why using Solo Mode has become one of her favourite ways to speed up the post processing. Not every editor in the Post Parter office edits the exact same way. And, since each […]

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How To: Culling using Lightroom

Culling, or Image Selection, is a key step in your post production. Imagine you’re shooting a 10 hour wedding. At the end of the day you could have anywhere between 3-5 thousand image, or more! Because selecting images is a very personalized process, it’s important to find a culling program that best suits your preferences […]

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10 shortcuts to speed up your workflow

We asked our editors for their favourite keyboard shortcuts that increase the efficiency and speed of their workflow. We narrowed them down to 10 quick shortcuts that will make your day to day editing faster and easier! W – White Balance Tool R – Takes you directly into the crop tool Tip: “Holding “command” in […]

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5 Tips to Designing a Modern Album

As a company, we’ve seen hundreds of different albums come through our doors over the years. We’ve seen multiple stylistic preferences from clean, modern, minimalistic albums to traditional albums with text and opaque background images. Each album design style can serve a specific purpose depending on your client and photography style. However, as a company, […]

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How to Upload Files to Post Partner

We accept files quite a few different ways because we want to make it easy for you to get your images over to us, without the hassle! Our online web uploader Dropbox/Download Link Shared Dropbox Folder Mailing a HD/Thumb Drive Online Web Uploader If you want to just have a simple way to drag and […]

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