Win Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2

Win a brand new sealed copy of Adobe’s Lightroom 2 – a $299 value. While I am more a Photoshop CS4 fanatic, I do use Lightroom as a way to sort through my photos and do basic white balance and exposure adjustments.  It is capable of so much more than I use it for too.  But you just cannot pull me from my roots.

 Win Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2

To enter  the contest, do the following:

  • 1st entry: Leave a comment in the “comment section” of my blog – comments left on Facebook (page or group) will NOT be counted as there is no way to integrate these. The comment should answer the following, “How would owning Lightroom help you?”
  • 2nd entry: If you post to twitter and/or facebook and write, “Win Lightroom 2 for Photographers from @mcpactions – visit for your chance to win.” Then you can come back here and leave a second comment as your 2nd entry (just leave your twitter ID – for example @mcpactions or your Facebook name)

It is that simple!!! Winner will be picked at random by my twins Sunday evening.


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    cheryl says:

    It would be a big step up from PSE, but I would be eager to learn!

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    monica says:

    i’m currently working on a project for a realtor and it would help me quickly process the photos and pick out ones that need more editing in photoshop.

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    Judith says:

    wow, i would love to learn lightroom, thanks

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    doreen says:

    How exciting!! I would love to win! Thanks.

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    Jessica G says:

    I’ve heard such great things about Lightroom. I would love to have it!

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    Melinda says:

    Hopefully it would cut down on my post processing time : )

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    Tonya Holsey says:

    I would LOVE to have Lightroom.
    I think it would help me out in so many ways. But most importantly the capabilities of dealing with a RAW photo would be #1! I also think it would help me by speeding up my PP time!!
    It would be a challenge crossing from Photoshop to Lightroom… but I am definitely up for that challenge!!

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    There are so many words out there to describe MCP Actions… Amazing is what pops in my head when I think of these to help me through my daily routine of editing. I also hit up the blog once a day to check out all the resources you have and read through them over coffee. I look forward everyday to reading them.. I Love you MCP Actions!!!

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    Lightroom 2 would help me save time, by allowing me to batch edit my photos. Time is valuable in this profession, so I think THAT alone would be worth getting it.

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    Owning Lightroom, would really help me with my workflow. It takes me so long, and this would really cut out a great deal of time.

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    Wow, i’ve heard so much about lightroom. I think the biggest thing that this program would help me with is workflow. I think it would be an incredible tool for any photographer.

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    Kandra says:

    I’ve been working with PSE7, but I think Lightroom could really help me out more with my exposure. I’m not a professional, and I am still working to get it right SOOC.

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    Lightroom has made my workflow so much faster, so having LR *2* would make me feel like I was working SUPER fast lol!

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    heather says:

    Wow! Like Cheryl wrote, “it would be a big step up from PSE” But I would love to learn it and love to use it. Thanks~

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    Silje Dean says:

    Owning Adobe Lightroom 2 is something I’ve been dreaming of (maybe cheesie but true:) I am just getting to grips with all the equipment I need to be a pro, and Lightroom is high up on my list. I would be sooooo excited to win :):) Thanks.

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    Jill Ellison says:

    Owning Lightroom would help me SO much!! It would save me so much time and help me do things in batch. Time is my biggest issue right now with editing! I lack it and take too much of it to edit!

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    Jessica says:

    So fun! I love contests!

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    I am a PSE user and just took their $299 upgrade to CS4, it will arrive in the mail eventually, I wanted the box, not just a download. I’ve wanted CS for so long, I wanted to be able to hold the box. I wanted to add on Lightroom at the time of purchase, but it was just a bit more than I could spend. I would love to have lightroom to speed up my sorting and basic processing/correcting of photo shoots or family photos. Right now I view the batch of files in a windows preview view of the folder, it is slow and tedious. Lightroom would be such a bonus to streamlining my workflow, especially as I am already burning the candle at both ends.

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    All facebooked up! Here’s my second entry.

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    Chelle says:

    What an awesome opportunity to win this. It would definitely be a step up for me in the right direction :) It would also help with editing time :) Thanks for this opportunity!

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    Leah says:

    Lightroom would help me in so many ways!! I think it’d be not only a great organizational tool for me but to user interface is so easy! I’ve tried LR so many times and loved it every time!! The tools are easy and it just works for me! I’d love to have it!!!

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    jody says:

    Keeping my fingers crossed. Thanks as always for this great contest.

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    Amy Dungan says:

    Lightroom would be a huge help to me with my organizing. I feel so disorganized when it comes to cataloging my photos!

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    I facebook’d it!! please please please let me win.

    Facebook name is MaddiePie Creations

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    Dana Stone, Photos of the Heart says:

    I am so excited about this contest! I have been dreaming of getting Lightroom. I know that it would speed up my workflow immensely. I love working in RAW and I know that with the additional opportunities to post-process, I can learn even more from you!

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    Chelle says:

    What an awesome opportunity to win this. It would definitely be a step up for me in the right direction :) It would also help with editing time :) Thanks for this opportunity!

    Here is my facebook name Chelle Meredith-Gibbs

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    Twitter account @playdoh
    Facebook account Melissa Luker Riederer
    Facebook Page Circle the Sun Photography

    I’ve got you covered on all fronts Jodi!

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    Natasha says:

    I love to own lightroom I have heard it really helps speed processing time and anything to speed up processing time will help me =)

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    Would love to own Lightroom. I really enjoy the editing process, but man, does it ever take some time!! Anything I could do to get more organized would be helpful. Thanks!

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    Tina Brannon says:

    This would be great to help with the workflow TREMENDOUSLY!

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    MichelleChel says:

    Oh my, This would be absolutely WONDERFUL, I’ve been having such a hard time with my raw editing and I’ve heard such fantastic things about Lightroom.. It’s just too far out of my price range, what I want has to come second to the needs of my young son. :) A huge Thank you in advance if I win!

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    Amy Dungan says:

    Tweeted @AmyDungan and facebook Amy Dungan. Thanks for such great giveaways Jodi!

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    I’m sure Lightroom would prove to be a huge boost to my organizing and workflow!!! Fingers crossed….

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    Lightroom is the best program for image processing and organization and would really help me out with my digital scrapbooking!

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    Jennifer says:

    Tweeted @JenHignite. Thanks so much for the chance to win!!

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    Pam says:

    This would make my Editing Life SO much easier and faster! It would also help my bank account tremendously by winning :D

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    I would love to process more RAW photos more effectively and efficiently!! I can use all the help I can get with my workflow.

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    Amanda Reimer says:

    I’ve heard all about how easy it is to make adjustments to more than one picture.. Sounds fun!

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    Bliss says:

    From what I heard it can improve my workflow by reducing the time I spent on Photoshop :)

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    Ashley Alstad says:

    I would love to win a copy of Lightroom….As it would help me to save time – with the batch processing and metadata filters to simplify my workflow….Thanks

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    Tweeted this! Account: @MarlaDeKeyser

    Keeping my fingers crossed!!!

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    Posted on Facebook under Jeanine Offer Krupp and Tweeted under Jeanine Krupp.

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    Bliss says:

    I just twitted it!! @Bliss_Trevize.
    Thanks for these contests, Jodi :)

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    Hollie Tiemeyer says:

    I just d/l the free trial and have it on the list of things I really need to get. How cool that you are having a giveaway. I posted on your FB entry but then realized it said post to your blog. So don’t count me 4 times (or do if it helps–heehee, just kidding).

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    Pamela says:

    Tweet Tweet @PLPortraiture

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    Ashley Alstad says:

    Post of Facebook –

    Thanks for all your giveaways and Wonderful hints, tips, and actions!!

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    Teresa Holcomb says:

    This would be a wonderful addition to my photo organization and quality. I am a jewelry artist and it is always hard to oranize and take that perfect picture. Thanks

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    Michelle A says:

    I used the free trial version before and loved it. Winning it for free would be a great boost to my work flow. Thanks Jodi for such a great blog and fun contests.

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    Alisha Shaw says:

    Lightroom would allow me more time with the family since I could mass edit with the additional options it offers and then just do the tweaks in PS. My kids wouldn’t know what to do with me!! LOL

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    Angie says:

    Lightroom would make my basic workflow so much faster!!!

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    Marinda says:

    Oh I hope I win!! Lightroom would so help with my workflow! *crossing my fingers*

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    Marinda says:

    I tweeted this, which will also post to my Facebook fan page.

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    Tonni says:

    Oh my goodness, what timing! I’ve been hounding my husband all week to order Lightroom for me, I have been convinced that I need it in order to not spend my life editing anymore!

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    Karly says:

    I’ve never used Lightroom, so I’m not sure how it would help me. I think it would save me time, because I’ve heard that you can edit multiple pictures at once somehow. It’d really probably end up costing me a ton of time because I’d have to play, play, play with it until I got the hang of it! But, I wouldn’t mind! ;)

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    it would simplify my workflow. Editing would be done a lot faster :)

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    Tonya Holsey says:

    Posted to Twitter: @KadyBugPhoto

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    Lightroom makes photo processing so heavenly easy!
    I know- I tried it in the past.

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    Sabrina says:

    It would improve my work flow!!

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    Elli says:

    I keep hearing from other photographers that LR is the way to go in preparing RAW files. I would love to see how it works!

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    HKW says:

    I use Lightroom to process RAW format files and organize my images. Love it!

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    selena says:

    Lightroom would really cut my editing time in half and as a mom of 2 young kids time is very valuable. I would also be able to organize my photos better. Thanks!!

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    selena says:

    Posted on facebook, Selena Landolt

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    Tabi says:

    Oh how I would love to have Lightroom! Anything that helps quicken my editing time gets an “A+” in my book!! :)

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    Sabrina says:

    posted on twitter!!
    twitter id is: @BrownEyedGirlMe

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    Marguerite says:

    As a user of CS3, I love it, and think Lightroom would be a great addition to speed up my workflow. I’ve heard great things about batch processing and would love to work with it! Thanks so much for all your helpful tips and such a great contest!!!

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    Susan Nason says:

    It would help me keep a better consistent look through out a session. I would love that.

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    Jen Farnam says:

    Win Lightroom 2 for Photographers from @mcpactions.

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    Angie says:

    Posted on facebook under Angela Arnold Donohew. THX!!

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    Holly Randall says:

    I think Lightroom would help my editing in so many ways. I think it would help to organize my photos and speed up my workflow. Thanks for a chance to win this!

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    Corinthia says:

    It would help me perfect my gift !!!!!!

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    Holly B says:

    Oh I so need this. Just bought a 5D MII and have PS CS3. Now I learn I need to buy CS4 or Lightroom 2 so I can use this wonderful piece of equipment :D

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    Lindsay Horn says:

    I would love Lightroom to help organize and to improve my workflow. I’ve heard great things about it!

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    Stephanie says:

    Organizing and speeding up my workflow would be a big help. I’d love to win!

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    Crystal Heis says:

    I’ve had my eye on Lightroom for over a year now. From what I understand with Lightroom I could essentially cut my workflow time in half by combining the steps I’m already doing using Adobe Camera Raw and then photoshop actions. Time is something I never seem to have enough of. I hope the twins pic me.

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    Thaomee Myers says:

    I currently use Photoshop, but it’s an older version. Winning Lightroom 2 would really help me accomplish a lot of the effects and enhancements that I want without having to spend so much time on them.

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    Holly B says:

    THis is my 2nd comment :D My twitter name is @sweetapplephoto Posted on Twitter and FB. Keeping fingers crossed………

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    would love to own LR2–would be a great organizational tool!

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    Sarah Cook says:

    Lightroom would streamline my work so much – I wouldn’t have to have Bridge and Photoshop open at the same time – my computer would run faster!

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    saundra says:

    Nice! My pictures would go from ok to fantastic. Lighting is everything in a picture.

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    Leslie says:

    I would LOVE Lightroom…I have been looking at it for editing my RAW photos instead of using the simple RAW editor that came with the camera ;) Thanks!!

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    Sarah Cook says:

    2nd Comment – Facebook – Sarah Gaertner Cook. Pick me!

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    Great contest, thank you. I’ve discovered that I probably do over 85% of my editing in Adobe Camera RAW and would just love to do it in Lightroom instead — it would make my whole life run smoother.

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    Lightroom would help me in so many ways!! I think it’d be not only a great organizational tool for me but to user interface is so easy! I’ve tried LR so many times and loved it every time!! The tools are easy and it just works for me! I’d love to have it!!!

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    patricia says:

    It would take a BIG chunk of time out of post processing. And its not destructive to the file!

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    Laura M. says:

    I would seriously LOVE to win this. I am currently using PSE and I’m so ready to move up from that, but can’t really spend the money right now. Lightroom would be awesome. :)

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    Carin says:

    I have heard many wonderful things about Lightroom. It would help me so much with WB and more =) I think it would help me venture into shooting RAW too.

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    Tera says:

    Oh it would so help with editing and organizing my photos.

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    I posted on Twitter (@superdewa)!

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    Lacey Carney says:

    it would be a huge help to get me on the road to perfect exposure….I’m still learning and would love the help!

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    Shawna Keener says:

    Owning “Lightroom” would allow me to edit my photographs. I have a passion for photography, love it, feel as though it is my calling, but with three small kids and a full time teaching career, finding the time and the money is challenging. I’ve wanted to purchase this program for quite sometime now. It would give me a chance to create and edit the visions in which I plan to capture with my camera. Thanks for the opportunity.

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    Hollie Tiemeyer says:

    I posted on my facebook account too :-)

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    Jeanie says:

    I like the idea of being able to catalog photos with keywords to find them easily and the slideshow and print options sound wonderful. Thanks for sharing this fun giveaway!

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    Brad says:

    Having Lightroom in my set of post-processing tools would allow me to edit faster by being able to better batch edit a set of photos to correct for white balance, exposure and saturation/vibrancy issues; plus it would allow me to apply presets in batch as well.

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    I never win, but got my fingers crossed!

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    Judie Zevack says:

    I love LightRoom2. Thanks for this opportunity Jodi! I used the 30 day trial but after purchasing Photoshop CS4, it wasn’t in my budget to purchase the full version…lol. I hope I win!

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    Susan Paradise-Burke says:

    I have just started on my journey as a fine art photographer and am eager to learn/use programs that can help the process.

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    Jim White says:

    It would compliment my Photoshop workflow as I’m using iViewMedia Pro for my DAM at the present time. Although I’ve been using Photoshop since version 2.5, the addition of Lightroom would be very beneficial.

    Thanks for offering this opportunity Jodi !!

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    katrina says:

    It would speed up my processing time giving me more time to spend with my kids :)

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    katrina says:

    twittered it :) Twitter id @twentytinytoes

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    Shawna Keener says:

    2nd Entry: FACEBOOK: Shawna Rogacki Keener

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    StacyB says:

    I would use LR to sort through all the photos that are in disarray on my hard drive and incorporate it into my workflow since it now takes me EONS to edit a set of photos!

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    Tera says:

    Dont think my 2nd entry posted. Posted on twitter @mstera

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    ♥ This would be by far the coolest thing if I win!! =)
    Thanks for the chance!♥

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    ♥ This would be by far the coolest thing if I win!! =)
    Thanks for the chance!♥

    My twitter username is @marianahmosli, I tweeted too!♥

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    Amanda Benton says:

    Wow! Like Cheryl wrote earlier, “it would be a big step up from PSE”
    I would so love to learn it and love to use it. Thanks~

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    How would owning Lightroom help you? Well, I’ve never used Lightroom, but it seems like all my other photographer friends do and they all speak very highly of it. They all say that it’s a “must have” for photo editing. This is my first year for my photography business and Lightroom has been on my long list of things to purchase for the business. Unfortunately, that list is a long one. It would be great to win Lightroom so that I could take my photo editing to the next level!

    Thanks for another great contest Jodi!!

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    VJ says:

    As a stay at home mom with a love for photography, it would give me something to enjoy and to get my new photography business started!

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    Amanda Benton says:

    This is my 2nd comment :D
    My twitter name is @abenton428 Posted on Twitter

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    Allison Duckworth says:

    It would *hopefully* cut my PP time enough that I might actually get to eat/sleep during the holiday card photo crunch.

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    Heather Byrd says:

    Great contest!!! I’ve been wanting to get Lightroom for soooo long. The batch editing would help my workflow tremendously. I’ve heard that it takes time to learn but I’m eager and willing!!

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    Michelle O says:

    Lightroom is the boost I need to jump into shooting and editing in Raw.

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    Michelle O says:

    on my facebook

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    I’m new in this business, but not photography and the love of capturing the emotion in my images. Currently processing a TON of sports photos and I know Lightroom 2 would take the stress out of the time I’ve spent editing my shots. I’m always game for new software that will make my life easier!

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    Heather Byrd says:

    I posted on twitter!! @infinityimages

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    Kayla says:

    I did the free trial a while back & am madly in love! I couldn’t dish out the funds to purchase it though (boo hoo), but it would greatly increase my processing time. Thanks for the great offer Jodi!

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    Jennifer N says:

    I’ve been wanting Lightroom for quite some time now. I shoot in Raw so it would be super nice and convenient to adjust in LR. Good luck to me :) and thanks for the giveaway.

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    I think winning Lightroom would help me as I try to start my own photography business.

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    Celia says:

    Whew… I use PSE… but would love to learn how to use this!

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    nancy m says:

    This would totally help me out, especially as a new photographer. Good luck to all and I am crossing my fingers that I will win:)

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    Adalia says:

    I would love to try lightroom for the adjustment brush. I think it would give me the advantages of camera raw in CS4 as I am currently using cS3.

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    Here’s my second entry: my facebook name is Christine Holtien Schultz

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    Susan says:

    It’s been on my list for a long time-I’m crossing my fingers!

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    nancy m says:

    2nd entry: @nancy_mitchell what a wonderful gift you are giving away!

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    Susan says:

    Just posted it on FB…my name Susan Kempken Heckel =)

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    GREAT contest!!!!!!!!!!!! Hope you get tons of hits and business from this! :) Many Blessings, L

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    Brandi says:

    Not quite sure what I would do with it since I have never used it. BUT I have heard GREAT things about lightroom lately!

    I tweeted too…….@bamhughes. :-)

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    Lightroom would SO help out with white balance issues!!!

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    I have been wanting Lightroom to improve my workflow but not enough money yet to get it!! Thanks for your blog, Jodi. It is such a help to me!

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    tracy says:

    it would help correct minor exposure issues!

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    Brittany Robson says:

    I think it would help with processing time.

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    Christina says:

    From what I hear, it could streamline my workflow and cut down on my PPing time.

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    Krista says:

    I’ve used up my 30 day trial & loved how quickly you can white balance photos. I can’t wait to learn more of the bells & whistles of the program.

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    Donna says:

    If I had lightroom I could actually edit my RAW files! Right now I am limited to the Canon software for that, then I have PSCS2 but my camera needs LightRoom or CS3!

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    cheryl p says:

    Would love to use LR…hear it’s great for RAW…

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    I’m sure it would cut down on the amount of time that I edit. I just have to learn to use it first. But would love the chance!

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    Rebecca says:

    I downloaded a trial version of LR and LOVED so many of it’s features! I particularly liked the ease of navigation of an image – the zooming in and out, moving around what part is zoomed in on, everything. I also like it’s non destructive nature. :)

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    Connye says:

    I heard Lightroom is user friendly and I am for anything that will help me work smarter!

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    I tweeted you, too. @AimeeLashley

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    Since I have not had the chance to upgrade yet to at least CS2 (thanks for reminding me Jodi lol)I am not able to take advantage of all the great actions from MCP…so I think Lightroom would be a great help in my workflow!

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    Karla says:

    Winning would be my stepping stone into full editing like the pros! I would love lightroom to streamline my editing, thanks for the opportunity! I am posting on my Facebook account as well!

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    Rebecca says:

    Twittered which updates FB too :)

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    Esther Judd says:

    How exciting! I would love to win this. It would help organize my pictures and do some initial editing before using Photoshop.

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    Lightroom would be a great organizational tool to help speed up editing and cataloguing my images.

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    I would love to win this. I have been debating on getting either Lightroom or Photoshop.

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    Catharine says:

    I have it and I love it. But it is currently on my main PC computer where I do the majority of my work. Well, I bought a MAC laptop and am really disappointed that I can’t use it on there. I would love to do some of my post work in a coffee shop with my laptop or on vacation, so another Lightroom is much needed!

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    Olivia says:

    I have been dying to get Lightroom! I use CS3 and I think it would greatly help not only increase my efficiency but also make the proper adjustments that I sometimes need.

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    Melanie says:

    Lightroom would GREATLY help me with my workflow!!!! I struggle with it and really need to become more efficient as my sessions pick up

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    I posted this as my fb status. You can check it on fb my name is Krystle Walker.

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    Esther Judd says:

    Posted to my facebook. FB name is Esther Judd.

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    I think it would be huge time saver! And I’m all for that!

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    Kristy Owens says:

    I would love a chance to win Lightroom. Sometimes I don’t need to use all of my actions, and this would be a great way to make slight adjustments. PLUS, I’ve never seen Lightroom in action, and would love the opportunity to play with it.

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    Winning Lightroom 2 would be amazing and helpful because I can’t afford it myself right now – I AM POOR! LOL (But seriously…poor.) I’m relatively new to the world of Photoshop, and would love to add this to my collection of image editing software. Great organizational tool and much more! Thanks for this opportunity! ~ Jen

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    I’m the perfect person to win because I don’t even have Lightroom 1.0 and completely open to learning all about it!!!! How’s that for a shameless plea……lol

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    Karen Smith says:

    I need some serious sorting and organization help!

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    Jordan says:

    So exciting – I am keeping my fingers crossed for sure! Thanks, as always, for a fabulous giveaway!

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    Connye says:

    posted on twitter: capturedmemory and facebook Connye Hiracheta

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    Jennifer says:

    Honestly, I have no idea what it does. So for me to win, it would introduce me to what it is and what it does! Thanks

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    Melody says:

    YAY! I would love Lightroom for white balance adjustments! My camera’s auto setting isn’t the greatest and I’m still learning the manual aspect of this.

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    Jolene says:

    I know that it would cut down on my my post processing time! And that would be a huge help!

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    Clair says:

    owning lightroom would bring me to this decade! i’m still using photoshop elements 5.0. :)

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    Kim says:

    I think it would help with general exposure/white balance. Believe me, I can use all the help possible!

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    Heather says:

    Owning Lightroom would help me become more proficient in post processing and give me more confidence in my dreams to one day be a full-time photographer :)

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    Pablo Varela says:

    It will finally put order in my library of pictures!!

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    Jordan says:

    Posted on Facebook – I’m Jordan Lyall.

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    Katy G says:

    I have wanted lightroom for so long so I can begin shooting in RAW w/ confidence. I try to get my exposures correct in camera, but it doesn’t always happen, so this would be an awesome of the many on my growing list!

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    Laurie Y says:

    Using lightroom 2 would allow me to have a better and faster workflow, use of some cool actions I’ve seen others use with lightroom etc! I don’t think I even know half the extent that LR2 could help me!

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    Pablo Varela says:

    I just twitted about it: I’m so excited! Tweet from @pablovarela

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    Jordan says:

    Darn it – I forgot to answer how – I think that being able to organize and tag my photos, the speed in which you can work through RAW files (unlike the clunky Canon software), and the fact that there is now a spot adjuster (as opposed to the old universal adjustment across the entire image) all makes me convinced that Lightroom would make for an amazing improvement to the time I put into processing. Also, if I don’t win this contest I am a shoe-in for the best run on sentence EVER.

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    Rebecca says:

    I think it would cut down on some of my editing time, especially when I have a ton of pictures to edit~

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    Kim H. says:

    Right now I only have PSE, so I would love to upgrade to some new software and help my workflow.

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    Annie says:

    Oh gosh…Lightroom could save me from my chaotic organization! I’ve been wanting to get LR for awhile, but just haven’t been able to swing it. I keep hearing how great some of the presets are as well. Thanks for the chance to win.

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    Barb says:

    I think the main way that it will help me is by saving time. The way it will do that is by helping me to be better organized, to more easily go through my photos and delete those I don’t want, to apply the same action quickly to many photos at once, by helping me with white balance, and so much more!

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    Pam says:

    How would LR2 help me…gosh it might make me push the button on the 5DMII so I can convert my RAW files…yippee!Currently using LR1 with my 40D and want to upgrade soon.

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    Barb says:

    Tweeted this! I’m meant2beamom :D

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    Amanda says:

    I am about to purchase LR, however winning would be sooooo much better. Looking forward to being able to do my editing in bulk. I hear it saves a lot of time!!!

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    Erica Reed says:

    I would love Lightroom! I have heard it’s amazing and I currently don’t have any photo editing software (outside of iphoto). It would come in handy if I follow my dream of becoming a photographer!

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    Chelsea says:

    Fun! I would LOVE to learn this program. I believe it could help me do my color correcting at a faster pace = more time = more business! Love it!

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    Danielle says:

    how would lightroom help me ??? well I am just in the beginning stages of getting my photography up and running. and having lightroom to edit in would make life so much easier. rather than sitting all day editing step by step in PSE i would be able to set up actions to help me batch my photos and edit a bit faster.

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    Danielle says:

    i wrote on my facebook page about the contest – danielle sorenson schwab

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    Stacia says:

    Exciting! I would love to win Lightroom. I am not sure how to use it, but I sure hope it would improve my workflow!

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    Shelley says:

    Right now I have PSE 7 and it takes me a long time to edit photos. I know if I were to receive lightroom it would be a complete time saver. This would help me get my photos edited faster which in the end would give me more time doing what I love to do…spending time with my husband & our twins and of course taking more photos. I really hope to win because I know lightroom would be an excellent compliment to my PSE 7.

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    Crystal says:

    LR 2 would help me organize my files and big batch process. Also it would allow to to buy a set of Presets I want badly for my Macro work! :O)

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    Kati says:

    I would love to use it to help me organize the mess I have created. I am also interested in batch processing lots of similar photos at the same time! Time saver!!!!

    I am in desperate need of both of those things…organization and time saving!

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    Melissa says:

    LR would help me edit more efficiently!

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    Terry Lee says:

    I would love to be able to edit more efficiently and lightroom would help to get to that point as well as help organize my workflow. Batching photos when they only need basic tweaking would really speed things up and maybe I can get more sleep!

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    Ohhhhhh, let me tell you how lightroom would help me! I stay up till about 3 am four nights a week in Photoshop editing client sessions. Which is fabulous, because I am able to deliver hand-edited images and still be a mom during the day. But man, with Lightroom (I’ve tried the trial version and am scrimping and saving to buy it through crashed cameras and necessary lenses, lol!) I could speed up my processing by so much, and hand-select the images to move into PS. AND I might get to sleep again this century! So it would help me be a more efficient artist and better businesswoman, and a nicer wife and mom. There!

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    Crystal says:

    Twitter username is @momaziggy

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    JanettD. says:

    Oh wow! What for a chance! Would love to win it too!

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    cool – I just twittered! Username is angelasack – thanks Jodi, for all you do!

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    honey says:

    I think I could speed up my workflow by sing it with some presets. Thanks!

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    Dina says:

    I’d love to get my hands on Lightroom!

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    I would love to win! I believe it would help me a lot with organizing my files, adjusting white balance and exposure and make cropping my photos easier.

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    April Sauers says:

    It would help me process portraits more efficiently.

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    Lori Kasbeer says:

    I only have photoshop elements and I did try lightroom on a trial basis and it helped with the S-curve and all the presets were awesome. It would expand what I can do with photos.

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    time, time, time. I’ve been wanting to buy lightroom forever – I think it would simplify my workflow and help me get those quick adjustments on photos that don’t need the full PS treatment… oh please twins pick me! :)

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    Just posted to Facebook :Lincy Jarowski

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    Debbie S says:

    I just recently bought a Canon Rebel XSi. My first DSLR and I don’t have a photo processing software yet, so I would really, really benefit from it.

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    Spreading Love on Facebook @ Jenessa Evans
    Spreading even more love on Twitter @sessa51

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    Kendra L. says:

    WOW!! this is an awesome giveaway! I follow your blog and love all of your tips and tricks! I have had the trial of lightroom, it actually just expired, and I just love what I can do with it. It is so much fun playing with each picture and completely change the looks. It is so easy to learn and I would love to have the program! thank you so much for the chance to win!:)

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    It would open up a whole realm of possibilities for me. Me and my green self. My very green self.

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    Kari Lowe says:

    this would be a blessing for me to win… it would help me streamline my editing process therefore making it faster to get the products to my customers….

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    I twittered! @crissiemcd

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    Alysha Sladek says:

    Wow! What a great giveaway :) It would be great for post processing (I’m not the greatest with WB, so I’m sure it’d help there too) :)

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    Kari Lowe says:

    this would be a blessing for me to win… it would help me streamline my editing process therefore making it faster to get the products to my customers….

    my facebook name is Kari Lowe

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    Kari Lowe says:

    my facebook name is Kari Lowe

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    Dawn says:

    LR would really help organize and batch my workflow!

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    Martha M. says:

    I’ve had Lightroom for a couple of years and have never upgraded to Lightroom 2! I need this as I still use PSCS3!!

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    Melissa says:

    What a great giveaway! I use Elements now and Lightroom would definitely speed up my editing time.

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    bdaiss says:

    Another gal trying to make the step up from PSE. But I’ve heard so many fantabulous things about Lightroom, I’m eager to try.

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    Dawn says:

    Posted on my facebook! (Dawn DeVoe)
    I think LR would really help batch edit photos faster!!

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    Lisa P. in FL says:

    The only photo editing software I own is iPhoto. I’ve tried others and love the results but can’t afford anything right now.

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    Tara says:

    Lightroom would obviously help with my workflow. DUH! Having it would give me more time to play with my kids rather than sitting in front of the computer :)

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    Julie Hagglund says:

    I would LOOOVE to win this. Would be a great pick me up. Thanks for the contest.

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    Amy Hoogstad says:

    YAY! Thanks for the awesome contest, Jodi! LR would help me by taking my processing to a whole new level, and speeding things up.

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    Diane Hazelwood Stewart says:

    I would love to learn lightroom!! Cool contest.

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    Chris Inman says:

    I am just getting off the ground with my wedding photography business, so money is tight. I have the trial of Lightroom and love it for organizing and tweaking my RAW photo’s. Owning Lightroom would help me maximize my time because it’s very fast to organize those special photo’s and to turn-around edit in Photoshop and use my favorite MCP actions!

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    Ally says:

    I would love Lightroom:) I have PSE7 and this would be a HUGE upgrade!

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    Chris Inman says:

    Tweet’d on @chrisinman

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    I would love to learn lightroom. The software seems to be extremely helpful in correcting images quickly, fast and in batches. This would be REALLY helpful in post process and production times! Would LOVE to win…very excited!

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    Been wanting my wifey to take a good look @LR2. I think it would be a wonderful change for her. It ROCKS!

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    Marci N. says:

    This is my first time posting! I would love Lightroom 2.0 – Although I love being organized, a family life with all the added (fun)chaos of three children has made that a wishful dream. Lightroom 2.0 would at least help me to be organized in one area of my life and cut-down on my computer time. I am just starting in this business so I have to be careful with my expenses and this would really help out. Thanks!

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    Denise says:

    I would love to have it!

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    Helen says:

    I saw this on a tweet from @Lori520 and am glad I did!

    It would surely help my senior photo major daughter with editing.

    She’s worked so hard trying to get through school as quickly as possible in order not to rack up any more bills than absolutely necessary and has been living frugally. This would be a terrific addition to the iMac she hopes to purchase upon graduation!


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    Ivy says:

    I use LR1 for the bulk of my editing and would love to upgrade to LR2 – just find myself financially challenged at the moment. Thanks for all you do!

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    Emily H. says:

    If I had Lightroom 2, it would be a dream come true! I’m currently using CS2. I would love the upgrade. I’ve dreamed of having Lightroom someday, because I hear how wonderful it is. But I’m a stay at home mom, and with my husband going to school full time and only working part time, it will be a long time before we can afford the upgrade. Thanks for this opportunity to win Lightroom 2. I hope I win, otherwise it will be years before I can afford to buy it.

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    Ivy says:

    posted to Twitter: @iprosinski

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    Emily Ku says:

    Awesome contest! Would love Lightroom for batch editing!

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    Chelsea says:

    This would be a HUGE help with batch editing!!!

    Thanks for the contest!!

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    Charlene Hardy says:

    Lightroom would be great to add to my collection of “time saving editing devices.” :)

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    Amanda says:

    I have never worked with LightRoom, but I am dying to learn! Pick me! :) Thanks so much!

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    Helen says:

    I just tweeted (a RT from @Lori520, since I saw it on her tweet)


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    Denise says:

    I’m just learning how to use these photo editing programs. Lightroom 2 would be a great addition….I would love to win!

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    melissa says:

    it would really help with editing and organizing my photos, that I desperately need help with.

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    Sheri Tiemeyer says:

    I just had my first baby. Since I have scapbooked for many years now I really want to go digital. Going digital would make it so much easier scrapping all my baby’s firsts.

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    Donna says:

    I find that I shoot so many photos on a given day that I have a hard time sorting through them and often forget what I have. I’ve always wanted to learn Lightroom as a means of organizing and tagging my photos so I know what I have, in addition to being able to edit and manipulate them. Woo hoo – crossing my fingers :-)

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    Jacmo says:

    I’m desparate for help with my workflow. In fact, I’ve nearly stopped taking pictures because it gets so overwhelming, yet photography brings me such happiness. So winning lightroom would enhance my workflow, which would get me to pick up my camera again and bring me such happiness! That and I have two enormous vacations planned which should bring me hundreds of pictures to have to sort through. So emergency workflow help is needed!!

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    Irene says:

    Oh I have been itching to buy LR2! I love CS4, but have heard wonderful things about how LR can significantly reduce processing time!

    Thanks for a wonderful contest!!!

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    Julie says:

    It would make me lighting fast – I NEED to win!

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    April says:

    I would be able to “play” with my photos more. It would be a great addition to photoshop!

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    Jenny says:

    I would LOVE to own lightroom. I did the 30 day trial and LOVED it, but couldn’t afford the full version.
    I think it would completely transform my workflow in processing my photos!!!

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    Tina says:

    I could manage my photos so much better with Lightroom! Lightroom would help me sort, rank cull, and organize my images. I could select photos and turn them to black and white, do batch operations, lens vignetting, selective coloring, and learn about how to use the adjustment brush which I know nothing about. My workflow would be so much faster! Leaving a twitter now! :)

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    Amy Hoogstad says:

    I tweeted! @amymom24

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    Melissa Sue says:

    Owning Lightroom would help me by saving me time!

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    Melissa says:

    Lightroom would help me to process my images faster.

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    Lightroom 2 would greatly speed up my work flow. It would be refreshing to spend more time behind my camera exploring my creativity, rather then spending so much time in front of my computer.

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    Melissa Sue says:

    I tweeted: @melissasuep

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    Pam Heggie says:

    lightroom would speed up my work flow! i’ve been meaning to make the break from iphoto to lightroom for a loooong time!

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    I would love to own Lightroom. I’m hoping it would speed up my post-processing…I’ve only heard good things about it!

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    Kori A says:

    I would love to have another option to play with my photos. Plus I have a new camera coming soon!!!!!

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    woohoo! Owning lightroom would change my world! More time to play with the fam? Check! Less time pulling up individual photos and arguing with batch processing in Photoshop? Check! More time for building the business and having happy clients with photos in their hands quicker? Check and check! See how much I need lightroom? :)

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    put it on twitter, username @alohashannon

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    mahina says:

    i have never used lightroom, but i hear it is great for organizing photos and quick editing. so i am hoping that by owning it i will be helped out in those two areas. though i am sure it will be wonderful to just have another option for playing around with the photos i take!

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    I’ve never used Lightroom either, but I love to shoot RAW and would love to play with editing in Lightroom vs. Camera RAW. Thanks!

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    Nicole says:

    It would help me edit photos for my upcoming wedding

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    Facebooked it! (username: danicaphotography)

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    Kimberly Little says:

    This would help me narrow & execute my post-processing decisions much faster so I can spend more time with my hubby and son. Always looking for ways to improve that!

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    Nicole says:

    Posted on twitter @njonkman

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    Jamie Ward says:

    Lightroom! Seriously how could it NOT help me. I am trying to edit with free download software. Lightroom would be like going home to the mothership. I’d be taken to a whole new world.

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    Jessica says:

    I would love to win Lightroom. I currently have photoshop CS4 being delivered to my front door from adobe. I am extremely excited to be getting this and feel that a ton of time would be saved and I would be able to do more efficient work with having Lightroom as well! Hope that I win :) Have a great day everyone!

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    Erin Miller says:

    I would love Lightroom 2 and I think it would help convince me to start shooting RAW!

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    Christin Beaurline says:

    Oh, I just might be able to pull my little darlings’ faces out from the shadows in the 239 waterfight photos I took one day this summer. Lightroom 2….please come help me!

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    Angie Gallagher says:

    Wow! Owning Lightroom would help me simplify my workflow and FINALLY give me an excuse to edit the gazillion family photos I’ve left untouched!!

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    Jenny says:

    I would love to have lightroom!!!! Thanks for such an awesome giveaway!

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    Gail says:

    I would love to have Lightroom 2. I have Lightroom 1 and find it’s so efficient in processing photos and selecting the best photos. I understand that Lightroom 2 has much better features and would love to have it.

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    Gail says:

    Posted it on twitter @g_robb53

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    Lou Ann says:

    I have become obsessed with photography and photo editing lately and am very limited in Photoshop Elements. I downloaded a trial of CS4 and it has expired along with all my lovely PS actions! I would absolutely love a copy of Lightshop to continue with my photography addiction!

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    Terri says:

    I would love a fast to edit my photos!

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    Eleni says:

    I would LOVE to shorten my post-processing time down even more and have more time with my family.
    Thanks, Eleni

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    Heidi Walker says:

    I would love to win lightroom….. Oh my goodness would that save me so much time or what?? Please pick me. I’ve used another persons lightroom and I’m in love with all their presets and the amount of time it cuts of your workflow. Not to mention the rating system totally rocks!

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    Kim says:

    I was just looking at getting Lightroom. I’ve been wanting to learn this for awhile but haven’t had the chance to yet. This would be a great push! I would love to streamline my proofing. I’m sitting here like donkey on Shrek…PICK ME PICK ME PICK ME!!!!

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    Melissa says:

    Tweeted! @wingsofblue

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    Melissa says:

    Left a Facebook status. Thanks Jodi!

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    Vaitiare says:

    Hopefully it’ll cut down my editing time.

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    Emily Dobson says:

    With Lightroom, I would be able to sort through all of my images and make minor adjustments to every image uploaded in a shorter period of time before editing in Photoshop.

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    Emily Dobson says:

    I tweeted about this contest! @emilydobsonphoto

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    Emily Dobson says:

    Sorry, it’s actually: @edobsonphoto

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    liz Winsby says:

    I would love to win. I was thinking about buying this program soon!

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    been doing more weddings & portraits lately & owning lightroom2 would help me immensely when working with RAW & general workflow~ TY for your consideration!! :0))))

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    Wendy says:

    I could get rid of the DNG converter and that would definitely help.

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    Wendy says:

    2nd entry: Facebook name: Wendy Rentz

    I could get rid of the DNG converter and that would definitely help.

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    twittered ;0)) @cynlee_studios

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    Amber Ramsey says:

    I’m fresh and new to photography and editing, and have only read numerous articles on Lightroom. I believe it would make for faster editing…thus more time spend with the family! Who doesn’t want to spend less time in front of the computer and more time with their loved ones!! :)

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    I just downloaded the 30 day free trial…and while I’m still very confused with the interface I like what I’ve seen! Would love to have this as my very own:)

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    Andria says:

    I would love to incorporate Lightroom into my photo editing process!

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    Andria says:

    I just tweeted about it! andriacarnell is my twitter ID

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    Dont’ know if this counts as an entry but I alerted to put this contest on her coupons and contests pages!!

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    Beth B says:

    I’d love to have LR! I know for sure it would reduce my PP time tremendously.

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    Erin Hunsberger says:

    I am a young photographer, 25. I have been doing senior pictures as well as children for the past three years. I have never owned a photo editing program, I only use the software that came with my computer. A software program would open up a whole new world of options! Thanks for running this contest!!

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    Li Jensen says:

    Thanks for a chance to win! I’m only using PSE right now, so Lightroom would open lots of doors for me! Specifically, I’d love more control over white balance adjustments!

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    Libby B. says:

    Having lightroom would allow me to have better workflow and produce more consistent results.

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    Donlea says:

    I am currently using the trial version of Lightroom and am absolutely loving it. It has increased my workflow tremendously already and I have only started learning all it can do. I love it!

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    Erin Hunsberger says:

    Here is my facebook home page:

    This is my photography album on facebook:

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    Donlea says:

    twitter ID is donlea (I hope that’s all you need)

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    I tweeted:)


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    Being an avid Photoshop user for web design as well as photography editing, I’d love to own a copy of LightRoom. I’ve heard many wonderful things about LightRoom and it would greatly help with mass editing my photos, especially since I tend to shoot a lot in the same lighting conditions – I’m a sucker for shooting animals, bugs, birds, etc!

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    Lindsay says:

    I would love lightroom to help me edit wedding pictures. It seems so much easier to have them where I can scroll through and look at them:)

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    2nd entry – Retweeted via @cmesker which also posts to my Facebook page. :)

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    gretchen says:

    what a great offer – this would hopefully speed things up in processing!

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    Lisa Turner says:

    I have lightroom 1.0 and I love it! But it is buggy and freezes up alot…I think lightroom 2.0 fixed these issues…plus a lot of new cool features! Would really like to try the latest version.

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    Lisa Turner says:

    I tweeted!

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    Janet says:

    I would love to have the latest version of Lightroom:) It would help me to edit my pictures a lot faster, and also add cool effects to them!! :o)

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    Shelly says:

    It would help with pp, speeding up workflow and with sorting/organizing etc. the files I would like to work on. Plus using Raw files would be awesome.

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    jodi arego says:

    LR would help me w/both organizing and editing. i’ve heard amazing things about it! thanks for the giveaway!

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    Rene says:

    I would love to win Lightroom 2. I think it would really help with speeding up my post processing. Thanks so much Jodi for offering these great contests!

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    Daniel Seymour says:

    I have worked in the much-beleagured printing industry as an account manager for the past 11 years. During that time I have come to enjoy the process of bringing the ideas of creative people to print. I had also begun to explore Photoshop Elements and found it to be a great way to fulfill my creativity. Sadly, in March my employer had no choice but to lay me off. Jobs within the Print Sales industry are pretty much non-existant.

    However I have been teaching myself Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign at home. Additionally I have been studying Marketing to best understand how graphic design and print fit into the larger picture of promoting products and services. Further I am seeking funding to get a Graphic Arts Computer Certificate from a community college nearby.

    My hope is to find away to help small independent businesses more effectively brand themselves and promote themselves through print media and the internet. These are the businesses that are hardest hit in the recent economic troubles. However they are also the most underserved within the graphic design, printing, and marketing industries. Ironically enough the technological advances in printing and the internet are well-suited to allowing these businesses to get their message out to a degree previously only available to larger companies.

    Once I am able to get that enterprise rolling, I would like to offer my services at a reduced cost or free of charge to local non-profit organizations.

    Any software I could have at my disposal would go along way towards my personal and professional goals. Your consideration is appreciated.

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    How would owning Lightroom help me?

    Obviously … powerful meta data tagging and indexing images in its internal database. Quick sorting, quick basic processing and lightening quick web galleries. Awesome!

    Thanks! :)

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    Felicity says:

    I’d love absolutely love to win a copy of Lightroom 2! I have it on my birthday wish list!

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    tynan says:

    i really need to speed up my post-processing! pronto! thanks for the contest!

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    Ally says:

    I would love to be able to use lightroom in my workflow! Please pick me ;).

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    Liz says:

    Oooh twins! Pick me please! ;)

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    Liz says:

    P.S. I tweeted about it… because I could REALLY use something to speed up my workflow! :) (@mrslizcook)

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    Rebecca says:

    I would love to have Lightroom! Right now all I have is Elements 7 and this would be a welcome step up/improvement. I think owning Lightroom would help me improve my post processing in preparation for CS4 (someday).

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    Capture One is not as easy to use as Lightroom and changing would make my life much simpler in terms of workflow

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    1. I’m a mama of 2 vivacious boys.
    2. I have a children’s photography business…AND work F/T at the local hospital teaching mother’s how to breastfeed, and manage the Perinatal Programs (birthing classes).
    3. I am sleep-deprived.
    4. Lightroom 2 could help me work smarter and faster — this would be a good; no, an AWESOME thing! :)

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    Terry says:

    Lightroom would really help with organizing my photos – an area I desperately need help with! The ability to do a batch adjustments would be great too! Like everyone, I just need to streamline my processing! :)

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    Pick me! Pick me! I love your blog. I learn SO much from it. Thanks and keep up the awesome work!!
    Jennifer Wyeth

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    This sounds like Christmas, I’m new to editing and having a very own copy od LR would be like best Christmas present.

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    Sharon says:

    I don’t know anything about LightRoom but based on what I’ve been learning about my newly acquired PS CS3, I think it would be great!

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    Shannon says:

    I’ve heard raves about LR and wanted to try it!! I’ve been saving up but this would be a fabulous gift! I look forward to digging in and learning all about what LR can do for me! :)

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    Jessica O. says:

    It would help improve my workflow!

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    Shannon says:

    I tweeted!! Please pick me twins! :)

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    Jackie Beale says:

    this would definilty help me with my post processing. Instead of weeks, it would take me just a few days, that way I can free my life a little bit :) Thank you so much.

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    MelodyA. says:

    I don’t know how Lightroom would help because I haven’t used it but I really would love to try it. I hear great things about it from Lightroom users.

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    Melissa says:

    I have been wanting Lightroom but haven’t purchased it yet. I have heard great things about it! From what I have read/heard I think it would speed up my processing time which would be wonderful.

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    Krysta says:

    Owning Lightroom would help me because it’d allow me to finally start shooting in RAW! My camera’s RAW format isn’t compatible with the version of Photoshop that I run (CS2)… and the free software that came with my camera is really awful. I’ve been wanting to shoot RAW for awhile now, but there’s just been no point in trying it if I have no way to post-process my images.

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    Owning Lightroom would help me in sooooo many ways!!!! I am just getting started with my photography business and have only used the Photoshop CS4 trials thus far. I have heard amazing things about Lightroom and I recently had the chance to try it on a friends computer and I love it!!! I think it could help me jump start my business and take my editing process to a whole new level! :) Pick me, pick me, pick me, pick me!!!!! :)

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    Kristin says:

    Hi! Swedish mother of two girls, just starting out as a studio photographer here in the south of Sweden! Are in the middle of post-processing my first paid photo shoots – could easily keep me up all night ;) I’m having so much fun!! Lightroom 2, sounds like something that would help me to give me, my family and my clients a lot more of my time…
    Keep up the good work, love this blog!

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    2nd entry has been done!!! :) My facebook name is Shelby Burkett Tavern in Austin, Texas :)

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    Cindi says:

    Just starting up a portrait business – I could only afford photoshop – lightroom is next on the list. This would help tremendously! Thanks!

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    Steph says:

    Owning lightroom would cut my editing probably in half…

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    Cindi says:

    Just tweet’d this – twitter ID: scubacindi

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    Kristin says:

    Hello, 2nd entry here. Now my FB-friends, my followers on Twitter and my blogreaders know about this blog and the competition! (sorry its in swedish..)

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    Sara Schrock says:

    Well, being that I’m still working with CS2…I think Lightroom 2 would really help me speed up my workflow. I’ve heard it’s a great organizational tool, and I think it would help me work faster during the pre-editing and editing phase!

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    Steph says:

    I tweeted!! twitter name: nsmorinville

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    Laurie Flickinger says:

    I have heard so many great things about Lightroom. I would definitely use it to manage my photographs. I also saw in a demo how you can change WB/contrast/brightness/etc to a lot of pictures at the same time more easily than in ACR. I’m thinking that may be helpful as well! Thanks!

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    Laurie Flickinger says:

    Facebook ID: Laurie Christian Flickinger

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    I placed the contest info on my facebook account! My fb name is Christy Combs:)

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    Christy says:

    I’ve been wanting to try LR2!

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    Cathy says:

    I would love to win Lightroom! I am a beginner photographer and have been looking into getting photo editing software. Most are pretty expensive and I have not been able to afford anything yet. This would be great!!

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    It would speed things up in my editing…BIG time!

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    Bernadette says:

    Oh I would love to have lightroom! I have had the trial and loved it. My goodness the time it saves, and there is lots of little functions in it that make it a very useful tool!

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    elena says:

    Oh, I so want to win this… Off to Twitter and FB to twit…

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    elena says:

    @elenawilkins twitted it too, and it is going on FB at the same time.

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    John A. says:

    I have always been a Photoshop hound. I swear by it and could never let it go. That being said, owning Lightroom would REALLY help me when processing wedding photos because I shoot sooooo many photos that have similar adjustments and it would also help me in organizing my sessions. Windows just really isn’t that great for organizing… or anything else for that matter. ;)

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    I have been wanting lightroom for awhile now! What a great contest…Thanks Jodi!

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    Posted under Christina Songer Dixon on Facebook…what a great contest!

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    Amy Sanford says:

    I don’t do a lot of post processing, but if I could do some and do it quickly, I’d be in heaven.

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    Kim says:

    I would LOVE LOVE LOVE to have Lightroom 2. It would help so much in processing my pictures. :)

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    I haven’t used lightroom yet, but I keep hearing how it would speed up processing time.

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    Ken B. says:

    I would love to win it for my wife, she’s the best.

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    Rebecca S says:

    Owning a copy of lightroom would certainly speed up my processing. I definitely need major help in organization and basic handling of photos… I’m not used to dealing with such a large quantity of photos – I need all the help I can get!

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    Liz says:

    It would be so great for my photography biz. I’ve used the free trial and loved it but just cannot afford it right now.

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    Bethany Pithan says:

    I’m currently trying to save our local theatre company in town and do all of the publicity (show photos, posters, actor headshots etc.) and we have no funds at this time. I have only been able to use the free trial but LOVED it! I know this program would help me raise the quality of my photos and streamline the work I do so I can continue doing everything else. :) Thanks for offering this chance!!! It would be a blessing!

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    Holly Irwin says:

    Lightroom would help me speed up my workflow allowing me more time with my family.

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    I think it would help to increase my work flow and make things easier instead of harder.
    Sometimes editing in PS7 can be so slow and tedious…this would be a major step in the right direction to creating better images faster.

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    beth c says:

    Lightroom 2 would cut down on my post-processing time tremendously and give me some organization in my well-cluttered life!

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    Heather says:

    I downloaded the trial version, and it looks like it might help me organize workflow better. . .but that is just speculation at this point. I need to win it to find out! LOL! Thanks…

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    Brad says:

    Twitter: @bradjollyphoto

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    Malia says:

    I have heard some very cool things about lightroom! I’ve been wanting to get it for so long but haven’t had the $ to do so! I think it would help me just to learn about it and the things you can do. I think it would help with organizing and processing weddings better. I’ve shot one so far and it is a huge task after the wedding is over.

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    Malia says:

    My twitter name is MaliaJohnson

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    Jackie Vanover says:

    Would love to win this!

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    Nancy says:

    I am hopeful that Lightroom would help me get organized. I have read about it, and love the idea of having specific collections, and making “virtual” copies of images for experimenting without taking up any actual space on your hard drive!

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    Adrianne says:

    I love LR but I only have version 1.4. 2.0 has many features that will help me to upload my pix faster to the web and for printing. This will improve my workflow so much! Thanks, Jodi!

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    Adrianne says:

    I have added the phrase to my FB acct under my name Adrianne S. :)

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    Christy says:

    I don’t have as much time to spend on photography as I would like. I struggle to understand exposure, white balance etc. I think that LR would allow me to be able to play with different levels so I could develop my eye anytime – even when I’m stuck at home and sleepless at 3 AM.

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    Amanda J says:

    I have wanted to buy Lightroom for a long time!

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    Amanda J says:

    Posted it to Facebook under Amanda Ball Johnson.

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    Nancy says:

    Hi! I posted to my facebook too (Nancy Ryan)… would love to win that Lightroom ;-)

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    Deborah says:

    I just started shooting in RAW, so Lightroom would help me a ton!!

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    Cindy says:

    I really need to learn more about editing my photos. I love what I see others do.

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    My colleague has Lightroom and talks about how wonderful it is. I would love to win it and learn how to use it myself! :)

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    Missy says:

    I keep hearing how great Lightroom is! I want to try it out for myself! I love Photoshop, but think Lightroom would save me time!

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    Lori Kelso says:

    It would help so much with my batch imports and being able to see what I need all at one time! Thanks, Jodi!

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    Nancy says:

    I use Photoshop for all of my editing right now but I think Lightroom 2 would be a perfect compliment to my current workflow. I feel like I’m ready to take the step away from using … Picasa to organize my images!

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    Lori Kelso says:

    On my facebook page now, Lori Kelso!

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    Lauri says:

    Wow, what a generous blog giveaway~
    Owning Lightroom would take my work flow to the next level and hopefully save me some time in processing. I’m adopting a baby in February, so I could use the upgrade.

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    Nancy says:

    Posted to facebook! Nancy Ellis Lary

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    Linda Autry says:

    This would be a prayer come true. Really a prayer. I am so new to the world of photography and am so far behind. Lightroom is on my prayer wishlist as is photoshop, just cannot seem to budget for it. It would truly be a blessing to be able to catch up with the rest of the greats. If I win I give God the Glory :D

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    Tracy says:

    Lightroom would be speed up my workflow. I have heard and reseached and think it would be a great addition to my toolkit.

    Thanks for the great blog and give aways. Your blog totally rocks!

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    Vicki M says:

    I would love to win this. I want to upgrade to the 5DMii as soon as I can convince my hubs and it might be easier if I don’t have to explain that I need to either upgrade my photoshop to CS4 or buy lightroom!

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    Karen G. says:

    I’ve heard great things about Lightroom, so I think it would really improve the quality of my pictures!

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    Heather says:

    Ooh, I’d love to win! I’ve honestly never used Lightroom (I’m a CS4 gal, too), but I’d love to give it a try!

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    Just tweeted @Inthemomentphot

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    Would love to have Lightroom!!!! How awesome would that be????!!!!!
    I really think it would help me cut down on the time I spend on workflow.

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    Kristi says:

    Workflow seems to be my toughest challenge – I love fooling around with editing in PS but if I have batches, it takes me forever! I’d love to have the opportunity to use Lightroom! Thanks Jodie!

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    Kristi says:

    I just posted on FB under Kristi Siefer Glaze. :)

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    Karen says:

    Have heard only good things about Lightroom!

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    Oh wow! What a great giveaway! I would cry I would be so happy if I won lightroom!

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    Tina Palmer says:

    Taking a shot at winning………crossing fingers! :)

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    Tina Palmer says:

    Here’s my 2nd entry……posted under my FB name, Tina Sellin Palmer!

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    Cindi Berkley says:

    I am currently shopping for my first DSLR, and would absolutely LOVE to have Lightroom to play with editing my images. I am a wanna-be professional photographer, and have really found a love and passion with photos. I am also a scrapbooker, and believe in preserving your memories on “film”!! It would be so great to enhance those memories with Lightroom. Thanks twins!!!

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    Cindi Berkley says:

    And it’s on Facebook, Cindi Atkins Berkley!! So glad to see your blog!

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    Tamara says:

    I hear that it is quicker and works great!

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    Julie says:

    whoot! gotta love lightroom!

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    KC says:

    Owning Lightroom 2 would help me a ton! I am a mother to 2 kids and am just starting out in photography. Just got CS4 and I am saving for Lightroom!

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    Courtney says:

    Oh yes please! I’d love to have lightroom!

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    Susan says:

    I have 2 kids and a new camera. Would love to learn to use Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2!

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    Helene says:

    Using lightroom would help me to improve my workflow. I would adjust WB, contrast/exposure if need and I could apply nice presets before ending the post-processing in Photoshop.

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    kay spedoske says:

    This would be a huge help in the editing process for me.

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    shari says:

    Wanted: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 for extremely busy professional photographer committed to CS4. Learns quickly. Loves your blog.

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    Megan says:

    I am just starting into photography. It would help me a ton. I want it to sort through my pictures and adjust RAW files. I would be so so excited if I won!

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    Brianna says:

    Lightroom would really help me save time PP. I have been looking at it for awhile now.

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    Kate Djupe says:

    “Import, organize, and share your images.” Organize? Oh me, oh my. Organization!

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    Kate Djupe says:

    FB: Kate Morrisey Djupe

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    JodieM says:

    If Lightroom makes sorting and organizing faster, and lets me adjust raw images, then I really need it. I’m a busy photographer and spending a whole day on a shoot just organizing, sorting and adjusting raw images adds a lot of time to my work load. I NEED Lightroom!! Please pick me. :0)

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    JodieM says:

    Ok, you’re Facebooked! My FB name is Jodie Wagley Minniear

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    Sharon says:

    I need a more robust tool than iphoto to organize my cake photos. I am a baker and need to present an online gallery. I’m planning a new website and in the meantime only have a facebook page to show my work. Sounds like this tool would be very helpful!

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    I design clothing and accessories for children and have just started working more on my photography skills to better capture the look and feel of my designs. I currently am using just an old version of PhotoShop Elements for my editing, so I would LOVE to have some better software like Lightroom 2.

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    Christine says:

    Lightroom would be used as another tool for speeding up my editing process.

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    Val says:

    I can’t exactly answer the question about how owning Lightroom would help me, because I’ve never used it. I use CS2, currently, and would like to try Lightroom. :-)

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    Val says:

    I can’t exactly answer the question about how owning Lightroom would help me, because I’ve never used it. I use CS2, currently, and would like to try Lightroom. :-)

    My faxcebook id is Valerie Laramee

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    ShawnaP says:

    I’d love lightroom! I’ve heard so many good things about it! I’d love to quickly organize/edit all my photos!

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    Melissa Power says:

    Lightroom would be wonderful. Right now, i use PSE 7 only. I have always wanted Lightroom and have heard great things about it. It would help tremendously with organization and workflow.
    Melissa Power

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    Jodi Baker says:

    What a blessing that would be to win!!! Very cool for you to do!!!

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    Jodi Baker says:

    thank you for the opportunity to win and also for all the GREAT TIPS!!!!! Have a Great day!!!!!

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    Tammy Wagner says:

    I would love the opportunity to learn more from Adobe, they have already improved my knowledge and skills and this would be another stepping stone.

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    Mel says:

    I would love to learn to batch edit photos! What a time saver.
    Choose me. Choose me!

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    Pshorten says:

    It would streamline by photo life!!! I could really use it!!

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    Pshorten says:

    I posted this on my Facebook, too. Pat Shorten.

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    KellyW says:

    How would owning Lightroom NOT help me? It would certainly ease the old workflow issues that I have. Post-processing, even the little I do, can be a bear at times.

    And it would make me an all-around happier person. :)My family would love that.

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    Sara K says:

    It would definitely speed up my editing process. I’ve used the trial version and it was AMAZING! Loved it!

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    Sara K says:

    I also tweeted! @sarakingphotos

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    Andrea says:

    I would love lightroom 2. Right now I think I may be over processing some photos and with LR2 I think it may help with my little problem lol.

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    Haleigh says:

    Wow! Jodi… this is awesome. Crossing my fingers. I’ve wanted to purchase this for a while now.

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    Lori says:

    My husband got me a awesome new camera last month for our anniversary! At this point I am completely lost but am VERY eager to learn! Adding Lightroom would be so amazing learning opportunity for me!

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    Jen Stutt says:

    The only thing winning this would is HELP ME!! I posted on my FB

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    Jennifer Craig says:

    Wow! How I would LOVE a copy of this!! I’ve been eyeing it for some time!!

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    Emily says:

    I would love to learn how to use it to improve my photos!
    It would also speed things up.


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    I could seriously use a better way to sort photos & have been wanting this for a while now!

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    Lina Pichardo says:

    Owning Lightroom would help me to edit my pictures and add my creativity. Being able to do this would increase my confidence as a photographer.

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    Lina Pichardo says:

    I tweeted @linita3

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    ShaRee Hirschi says:

    I just bought my first DSLR. Now I need an editing program for the photo’s I’m taking.

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    Amy says:

    I often look at different pictures and I am surprised how often the ones that I REALLY like are done using lightroom. I use elements right now and would love to win Lightroom. Thank you for the opportunity!!

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    Linda says:

    I’ve heard nothing but good things about Lightroom. I currently have CS…yeah, an OLD dinosaur (so to speak) and would love to step into the modern age, lol!

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    Linda says:

    @fifenhorn – just twittered about your giveaway too!

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    Meghan says:

    Lightroom will be a huge help to me as I lost my old copy when I switched from PC to Mac! I am a natural light photographer and I love how most of my photo adjustments can be done through Lightroom (I have yet to become a Photoshop expert). I am in desperate need of my favorite program!

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    Meghan says:

    Just posted on twitter too! @meghancamino

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    Donnell says:

    Yay! LIGHTROOM! I had the 30-day trial version when I started out a few months ago, but can’t afford to buy the full version at this point because all of my extra dollars went towards Photoshop! Pick MEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE! (Please?!) :-)

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    Cynthia says:

    Lightroom would help me mass color correct when my camera gets the auto white balance wrong (which happens a lot).

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    Donnell says:

    Twitter: @donnellprobst

    Go Donnell! Go Donnell! Go! Go! Go Donnell! =p

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    Karen M. says:

    You have the best contests!

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    trisha says:

    Would love to have this.

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    Amii says:

    I’m interested in Lightroom since I’ve heard such great things about it!

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    Jessica Peters says:

    love your site. info and knowledge. would love to own lightroom. Thanks Jessica

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    Marta says:

    I love Lightroom. I downloaded the free trial and fell in love with the program. I am currently saving up to buy it in the very near future. I am an amateur photographer but am working towards my own business soon.

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    Juanita says:

    It would be an awesome next step for me as I’m still just using Elements.

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    Posted a link on FB for the giveaway. FB ID= Dana Culpepper Photography

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    Wow Lightroom 2! I must say when I downloaded my trial a few weeks ago my immediate reaction was I hated it but then I learned a little about its power. It is amazing for organization and click changes. I am the type that has so many pictures that are unedited of my son and Lightroom has helped me go through those quickly and organize them. My harddrive would definitely benefit from Lightroom 2 although I still think CS4 is more powerful for the hard stuff this program is amazing for organizing. I now see what all the buzz is about and winning would mean I wouldn’t have to choose and give up LR after my trial is over. Thanks for the opportunity.

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    Heidi K says:

    I would LOVE to be a Lightroom Groupie! Woot! Woot!!

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    Peyton Baldwin says:

    Wow! I have been saving up to buy Lightroom. While I do use Photoshop for most of my editing, I need a program that will allow me to batch edit and Lightroom would definitely fit in with all of my other Adobe products. I NEED a time saver like Lightroom! Thanks for the opportunity to win!

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    Peyton Baldwin says:

    Just tweeted! My twitter id is peytbaldwin……thanks again for the chance to win!

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    Deanna Myers says:

    Would love to have the Lightroom 2! As of now I do not have any Lightroom but would love to have it to help with workflow.

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    catherine k smith says:

    LR would help me wade thru the hundreds of photos & quickly make exposure adjustments before they get imported into PS. Thanks for the opportunity – my 30-day trial is up!!

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    Deanna Myers says:

    Facebooked and am now posting. Facebook name is Deanna Myers ( Hope to win!

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    Monica says:

    I would love to improve my work flow with lightroom!

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    L May says:

    editing my twin boys senior pictures

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    Laura says:

    Winning a copy of Lightroom would help me gain time, so that I can spend time with more clients, and hopefully bring in enough income from it that I would not have to work away from my little girl so often.

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    It would help me to better organize and get through all of my photos. thanks!

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    Since giving birth to my twin boys, 4 months ago, I have very little time to edit all the pictures that I take of them..not to mention my clients photos Lightroom will give me more time to spend with my boys and not at the computer!

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    @ClaireHillRN…tweeted for my 2nd entry :)

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    Shelby A. says:

    I’ve been drooling over Lightroom 2 ever since I first heard about it. I feel like it would really save me time editing photos. I’d really love to win it!

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    Pam says:

    I think Lightroom was developed for photography, whereas PS was developed more for graphic art. As a PS user myself I would love to learn lightroom to cut down on my post-process time. I keep hearing how great it is, but haven’t purchased it yet.
    Thanks for the contest, Jodi!

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    Pam says:

    2nd entry here…….tweet sent @palirish

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    Workflow, workflow, workflow! I use Bridge right now (which I love, don’t get me wrong!), but I’d love to utilize some of the tools that Lightroom offers over Bridge.

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    Kara says:

    It would make me SMILE!!! :) I currently use bridge and ACR for CS2. What an upgrade this would be!! Editing takes me forever…as this would surely speed up the process so that I can spend more time with my kids. Thank you so much for the opportunity! You Rock MCP!!

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    I would Love Lightroom! I want to win, I want to win!

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    Diana says:

    I tried the Lightroom trial and loved it! Friends are starting to ask me to take pictures for them so it is definitely on my wish list!

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    jen says:

    i tried lightroom last year sometime. I didn’t get all the hype of what it was. I think if i had it i would use it now, and be able to finally understand it.
    I had downloaded the free trial, and didnt have time to get to know it better. So, given the opportunity this time would be awesome!
    Thank you for doing this!

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    Jeana Bird says:

    I would love to win LR2! THANKS FOR THE CHANCE!

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    Alana Jo says:

    “How would owning Lightroom help you?”

    I am hoping to some day own my own photography business. I think that owning Lightroom would help me to edit my photos in a more professional manor.

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    Lightroom would help my cake pics greatly! :) Thanks! :)

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    kathy pilato says:

    I would love to learn photoshop and lightroom. I have been taking photos for many years and feel that it is time to branch out. Lately, I’ve been doing portraits, seniors, babies and just shots to make notecards. I’m also the one with the great camera who gets pulled aside for photos for work, family events and things like that. Using Lightroom would be a great opportunity to take it further and boost the photoshop skills that I am just honing. Thanks for the great giveway, anyone who is the happy recipient will be sure to be elated! Great blog, I learn so much from you!

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    Taryn says:

    I am also addicted to CS4…but I would love to get to know Lightroom. I hear so many good things about it and I would love the opportunity to use it. My studio partner swears by Lightroom and says that it has greatly decreased her editing time.

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    Melissa Enfusse says:

    I’m an amateur who loves taking pics of my children and my friend’s children. I can’t call myself a pro, but I do take a great deal of pride in my work. I had a chance to work with the original version of Lightroom a while back and was amazed at how easy my workflow went. I’m currently working with the old photoshop 7, and having some updated software would be amazing!

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    Melissa Enfusse says:

    Shared on Face Book. Melissa Smith Enfusse is my name.

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    marissa says:

    I love your actions! Looking forward to the day when I get them (CS4 is next on my list to buy after a new camera body!) Would LOVE Lightroom!!

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    Stacie Hawley says:

    I love CS4…and so want to add lightroom to the mix to make my workflow SO MUCH FASTER!! I’ve heard lightroom rocks!

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    Oh, how I’d love LR!!! Decrease my pp time and improve my workflow!! I downloaded the free trial over a year ago and fell in LOVE….pick me! pick me! pick me!

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    Annie H. says:

    Owning LR will allow me to streamline my workflow even more. :)

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    Erin says:

    Owning Lightroom does help me! It speeds up my workflow incredibly!

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    Erin says:

    tweeted @photoshopErin

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    Brandi says:

    Wow! Awesome! Lightroom would help me so much by streamlining my processing and also allow me to better edit my pictures. I’ve heard such wonderful things about this program. I’d love to try it out!

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    Heidi Lawson says:

    white balance is my absolute nemesis. I’m hoping {cross my fingers} that lightroom would help!!

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    Winning LR would help me spend more time with my baby boys and husband. It will also cut down on cussing, fast food for dinner and broken miscellaneous objects in my household!!

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    Lori says:

    Owning lightroom would speed up my workflow and help me spend more time with my family!

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    Jennifer says:

    Photography is a part time job (though hoping to grow our little business in the near future) and time is scarce. Paired with the fact that I wasn’t blessed with the gift of organization, I’ve decided it’s best to get some help to streamline and “tidy up” our editing process=). Thanks for your fun site and the giveaway!

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    Jennifer says:

    Your info is gracing my status on fb=)- Jennifer LaRocca Marshall. Thanks!

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    Emily says:

    I am an amateur photographer. I love to take and edit the photos I take, but my program is very simplified for the projects I would like to do. A program like photoshop could be a great resource to help me move from amateur to more professional.

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    Cheryl Lange says:

    Left statement on facebook…I have a lot learn…I sure lightroom will be great tool

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    Kim says:

    I’ve added your link to my facebook. It can be found at Kim Koehler Hewitt.

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    Jason says:

    I live and die by lightroom, but I’m using v1.4. I’d continue to use LR as my photo manager, but the new functionality and editing capabilities would make my life simpler, and that’s always good when you have a newborn.


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    Jason says:

    Twitter id: @japrice

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    Prissy says:

    This is almost like having a wish granted….I’ve been looking at Lightroom and wishing for it!

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    Kristen says:

    I think it would be a lot of fun to experiment with this. I ahve CS2 now but am trying to expand my skills.

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    shannon says:

    It would be awesome to learn Lightroom. PSE is great, but I would love to “move up” in the world!

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    Toni Woodham says:

    I have loved photography for a long time and have over the last year been getting really serious about my “hobby” as my husband calls it (MEN…LOL!). I have finally mastered my Adobe Photshop Elements 7 and I believe that the Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 would give me the extra push I have been looking for to turn my passion (hobby according to the hubby) to the next level. Thanks!

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    Irene says:

    Here is my entry #2 after twittering!!! I just downloaded the trial LR2 – now all I need to do is win! LOL!

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    Amber Skene says:

    I think Lightroom would help me with my workflow, making it easier to sort through and do adjustments to my captures for my clients. If I could save time editting, then I could have more time with my three kids!

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    Roberta Frederick says:

    Lightroom would so help me with sorting through, and some processing. on my photos.

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    Beth says:

    I have heard wonderful thing about lightroom streamlining editing, which is something I am very much in need of.

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    A fellow photographer friend of mine showed me her photos using lightroom and I was amazed. She explained to me that it is helpful and works in addition to photoshop. I could use all the help I can get so I would love to win to help me be a better, more efficient photographer!! Thanks!!

  546. 546

    I just tweeted!! twitter id @leskerrigan Thanks for the fabulous giveaway!!

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    Lindsay says:

    Awesome giveaway!! Thanks!!!

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    Becky says:

    I am a newbie and I would love love love to have Lightroom! I would have to learn how to use it…. but I am excited to figure it out! HA!

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    Gabby O. says:

    Currently, I am using PS Elements 4.0. Talk about dinosaur! Lightroom would speed up my editing process as well as provide a wide range of editting options to offer my clients. It would be fabulous to be able to edit all my photos at once with the ease of having all files shown as tabs in LR. The faster I can edit, the more time that leaves me behind the lense!

    @monroefiles – already tweeted this sweet give away! THANK YOU!

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    Monique Gelnette says:

    I am a single mother of three currently in college for photography. I have a small studio in my house. This would improve my business and quality so much. I hope I get the chance to use it.

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    Lori Crouch says:

    Since I seem to be exposure-challenged when taking pictures, Lightroom would help me administer first aid to my ailing photos, as well as help to make good photos better. Besides, I love everything Adobe!

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    aris wells says:

    i hope i’m the lucky one tomorrow evening, i have lightroom on my wish list for so long but haven’t gotten yet, lots of people love this program and i’ve heard it is a great tool to speed up your workflow….

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    I have been using Aperture, with varying levels of success but heard good things about Lightroom however am wary of spending even more money on another application – fingers crossed no 549 is my new lucky number as no.8 has already long been taken :)

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    Karie says:

    How great! I’ve been wanting this for quite some time!

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    Pam Dean says:

    If I was to win the lightroom, it would “lighten” my work load and make room for me to buy more MCP Actions.

  556. 556
    Pam Dean says:

    If I was to win the lightroom, it would “lighten” my work load and make “room” for me to buy more MCP Actions.

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    Sheri says:

    I took my son’s senior pictures, and I’m learning how to edit them in Lightroom through an on-line class. I only have the trial version and would love to actually have it when the trial is finished. My goal is to have the senior pictures look like a “real photographer” took them. :)

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    Tara O'Leary says:

    for a starving student going back to school for photography( was a political science major) winning a copy of Photoshop Lightroom would be amazing!!

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    Sam says:

    I love LR but currently only have v1.4. There are so many new tools in LR2 that I want to get my hands on especially the gradient tool. I really think it will help to push my PP to another level :-)

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    Carmen Gomez says:

    Adobe Photoshop is my favorite photo editing software and also Paint Shop Pro. Adobe photoshop has more useful features compared to other photo editing softwares.

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    Your fab! What a great prize to offer. I am new to Photography and any help you could give me, I sure could use! Pick me,Pick me!!!(LOL)

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    caren says:

    I would use it to “brighten”, “darken”, and of course “BEAUTIFY” my photos! I would adore winning this program I had it for the beta and had so much fun! Now to possibly win would be a dream! Thanks for the chance!


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