Adobe Lightroom Tutorial: How to Crop Photos Correctly

This Adobe Lightroom tutorial covers how to correctly crop and rotate photos using the Crop & Straighten Tool. We’ll look at image aspect ratio, free-hand cropping, and the three ways to straighten an image in Lightroom.

This tutorial is a free sample from my self-paced Adobe Lightroom Online Course ( This is just one of 37 videos on this course totaling 4.5 hours of instruction. The course also includes 8 lesson guides totaling 252 pages of written material to guide you through every last corner of Adobe Lightroom.

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