Free Lightroom Preset

Lightroom : Dramatic Landscape

Last week we made our way up to Hare’s Gap in the Mournes. During the post production of the X100s RAW / RAF images I created a Lightroom preset to add a massive amount of rugged drama to the image.

The Lightroom preset is deliberately extreme with the idea that the photographer will work back to create the desired look. The preset also contains graduated filters that can be adjusted manually to control the harshness of the sky. For further adjustment of the drama I would also advise looking at both the clarity, shadow and black controls.

Using this Lightroom Preset directly is probably going to be too dramatic for some tastes but adjustments to the level of drama can be easily controlled. The image below shows the preset in use.

Free Lightroom Preset

You can download the individual Lightroom preset below. There are some great instructions on how to install Lightroom presets, and an additional five presets dedicated to long exposure photography in this photography guide.

Get the Preset BundleIf you are new to the pages of FlixelPix and the FREE Lightroom presets you can take the pain out of downloading each individual Lightroom file by buying the complete bundle of Lightroom Presets.

Buy this on Selz
Selz powering ecommerce websites


Lightroom Presets for Long Exposure Photography
Free Lightroom Presets
Lightroom Related Posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


David is a documentary and landscape photographer covering everything from dramatic long exposure landscape photography through to live music. David is a former Official Fujifilm X Photographer.

Recent Posts

St John’s Point Lighthouse, Killough

Ben Crom & The Blue Lough : The Mournes

Forest Fog in the Mourne Mountains

The Views from Slieve Commedagh

Photography eBook Bundle

Subscribe via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe and receive notifications of new posts by email.