Add cinematic color to your photos and videos with LUTs made in Photoshop! Learn how to create your own LUTs and then easily load them into Photoshop, Lightroom, or Premiere Pro. This tutorial also includes the largest pack of LUTs we’ve ever created with over 30 original looks included!
LUTs (or Color Lookup Tables) are the quickest and easiest way to apply beautiful, cinematic color to your photos and videos. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create and save LUTs using Photoshop and how to apply LUTs in Photoshop, Lightroom, and even Premiere Pro!
Learn how to use LUTs
They might have a strange name, but they’re oh-so-easy to use! We show you how to create LUTs step-by-step using Adjustment Layers in Photoshop. You can create effects to warm up skin tones, enhance sunsets, and precisely color the highlights and shadows of any image.
LUTs in Photoshop
Photoshop is already a powerful tool for coloring your images. It’s even better knowing that you can save color styles and use them across a wide variety of creative softwares! Whether you’re a photographer, retoucher, or videographer, LUTs can improve your work and speed up your workflow.
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LUTs in Lightroom Classic
If you’re a Lightroom user, we’ve got some tricks for you! Once you create a LUT in Photoshop, it’s easy to load them into Lightroom as Color Profiles. We even show you how to batch process an entire folder of images, exporting multiple versions of each photo with a different Color Profile applies. Speed up your workflow and impress your clients with more options than ever.
Smooth Skin Tones
We all deal with skin blemishes on a daily basis. Whether it’s a surprise pimple, skin redness, or some unwieldy hairs, we’ll show you how to remove and reduce distractions so the best parts stand out.
Over 30 LUTs Included!
This wouldn’t be a LUTs tutorial if we didn’t include a wide variety of looks to help you get started! Download over 30 exclusive LUTs that will help you improve portraits, enhance landscapes, and add cinematic color in an instant!
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If your camera didn’t capture a landscape the same way that it looked in person, LUTs can bring that natural beauty back. LUTs can provide gorgeous greens, brilliant blues, and rich earthy tones to help take your landscape photos to the next level.
A great portrait is all about adding style and color while preserving the natural skin tones of a subject. We’ve combined our exclusive LUTs with our original techniques to help you enhance the colors of a portrait while maintaining picture perfect skin.
Colors for any Photo
LUTs are as versatile as they are convenient. Not only do our custom LUTs cover a wide variety of situations, but they’re also fully adjustable! Learn how to apply a LUT and then dial it in to get the look that you love.
Color Grading In Your Favorite App
The 35 Included LUTS are compatible with a wide variety of photo and video editing programs. Incredible color with a click.
Compatible Apps Include:
Adobe Photoshop (CS6 and +)
Adobe After Effects (CS6 and +)
Adobe Premiere Pro (CS6 and +)
Adobe Lightroom Classic (7.3 and +)
Avid Media Composer (7 and +)
The Foundry NUKE
Edius (8 and +)
CyberLink ColorDirector (4 and +)
Final Cut Pro X
Sony Vegas (12 and +)
PowerDirector (16 and +)
Capture One (10 and +)
ON1 Photo RAW
HitFilm (4 and +)
Video LUT (iOS)
3DLUT mobile (iOS/Android)
Cinematic Color in Just a Click
BEAUTIFUL LOOKS IN JUST A FEW CLICKS
Instantly Enhance any Photo
LUTs can instantly create richer colors, warmer skin tones, and more vibrant lighting effects.
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Install LUTs in Photoshop
Learn how to install our custom LUT collection into Photoshop so you can quickly apply them to your photos at any time! Install them once and use them forever. We also include a PDF document that will guide you through the process for both Windows and Mac operating systems.
Install LUTs in Lightroom Classic
Follow along as we show you how to use the power of LUTs in Lightroom Classic. If you love organizing and editing your photos in Lightroom, you’ll love the fast results and convenience of our custom LUTs.
Install LUTs in Premiere Pro
We even show you how to apply custom LUTs to your videos using Adobe Premiere Pro! Learn how to load looks created in Photoshop and then adjust them using the color tools in Premiere. Video creators rejoice!
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Precision Color Grading
LUTs are one of the most accurate ways to color your photos and videos. Not only are they easy to apply, they also work hard behind the scenes coloring your images pixel-by-pixel. Get extremely accurate and extremely consistent effects, every time.
Your Unique Style
Once you’ve developed your own style, LUTs allow you to recreate those looks and share them with the world. Like warm reds in the highlights and deep blues in the shadows? Easy. Prefer punchy black and white photos with an old-school film look? No problem. Create and recreate any style you want with LUTs in Photoshop.
Set the mood and add instant drama to any photo with LUTs. Color can add beauty and mystery to a scene and LUTs make that process easier than ever.
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The Best LUTs out There
When you sign up for PHLEARN PRO or purchase this tutorial, you’ll get instant access to some of the best free LUTs in the world. We’ve included 35 different looks that you can use to instantly enhance your photos and videos.
Choose Your Software
Whether you use Photoshop, Lightroom, or Premiere Pro, or you prefer other software like Affinity Photo, Capture One, or Final Cut Pro, our LUTs will fit in seamlessly with your programs and workflow.
Color is King
No matter what type of images you make, color is likely an important part of your style and creativity. Mastering LUTs in Photoshop can help you save the looks you love and share them with the world.
PHLEARN Founder – Class Instructor
Aaron Nace is a photographer, Photoshop artist and founder of PHLEARN. He is the #1 Photoshop instructor in the world with millions of YouTube subscribers.