Lightroom 5 Radial Filter

Lightroom 5 Radial Filter

The new “Lightroom 5 Radial Filter” is becoming one of my favorite new features. When you combine it with the Adjustment Brush and the Graduated Filter, you’ve got  really powerful tools to apply the adjustments selectively to your photos and draw attention to the most important parts.

I like this photos and started to edit it in Lightroom 5

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Original photo in Lightroom 5

For  this photo I adjusted the Exposure, White Balance, and contrast. Still the background is too bright to my taste.

Basic Adjustment in Lightroom 5
Basic Adjustment in Lightroom 5

Thanks to new Lightroom 5 Radial Filter, I quickly selected my subject and applied the correction.

Lightroom 5 Radial Filter Panel
Lightroom 5 Radial Filter Panel
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Radila Filter selection
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Radial Filter adjustment applied

Here is the Before and After

Before and After with Radial Filter adjustments
Before and After with Radial Filter adjustments

It took me less than a minute to post process this photo!

Final result
Final result

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