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50 Top Lightroom Presets to Watch in 2019


In this article, we’ll look at incredible Lightroom presets in these major categories: portraits, landscapes, black & white, film, weddings, fashion and design, and HDR. Within each category we’ll profile the very best Lightroom presets available on Envato Elements. You can download all of these and more amazing presets as an Elements member for one low monthly fee.


Professional headshots. Profile images for a marketing campaign. Glamour shots from an open field. Each of these themes and more fall into the category of portraits. Photography of people is an art unto itself, and creating spectacular compositions of humans and their surroundings isn’t always easy. That’s why it pays to use portrait presets, designed specifically to enhance your subject’s appearance in truly eye-catching ways.

1. Modern Portrait Lightroom Presets

Modern Portrait Lightroom Presets is a mega-pack download containing 30 incredible portrait enhancements. Add everything from grayscale retro styling to a macro-inspired intimate focus to your images with just a few clicks. And remember, every edit is completely reversible, so try out a few of the included presets before choosing your favorite.

Modern Portrait Lightroom Presets

2. Portrait Lightroom Presets

With a focus on studio imagery, Portrait Lightroom Presets is the perfect companion to boost your professional headshots.

3. Yolk Portrait Lightroom Presets

Yolk Portrait Lightroom Presets introduce a smoky, Victorian vibe to your portraits with an eye on color splashes and tight focus. 

4. Flowerage Portrait Presets for Lightroom & ACR

With their springlike feel and pastel styling, Flowerage Portrait Presets enhance natural lighting and introduce a peaceful aura to any portrait.

5. Aurum Portrait Lightroom Presets

Rather than muting light and color, Aurum Portrait Lightroom Presets bring out the boldest elements in your portraits.

6. Flora Lightroom Presets

Flora Lightroom Presets optimize floral patterns of every season, and the refracted light well known to outdoor portrait photographers.

7. Retrochrome Lightroom Presets

A beautiful family photo is timeless, and Retrochrome Lightroom Presets cloak every snapshot in an ageless retro design.

8. Summerbliss Lightroom Presets

Otherworldly lighting and ethereal colors become yours with Summerbliss Lightroom Presets, tailored for outdoor wedding and maternity photography. 


Landscapes are anything outdoors, from cityscape travel photography to mountain vistas. Landscape photographers must brave the elements - and get help from Lightroom presets like these. It pays to apply these to every landscape shot to bring out the best in your photos.

9. Sunny Landscape Lightroom Presets

Any outdoor photographer knows how hard it can be to capture that perfect lighting situation. Fortunately, with the 20 presets built into Sunny Landscape Lightroom Presets, you no longer have to find those ideal situations for yourself. Here, you’ll find presets built for bright daylight, sunrise, and twilight. Nature’s beauty is ready to be amplified further in just a few clicks.

Sunny Landscape Lightroom Presets

10. PRO Landscape and Travel Lightroom Presets

If you’ve returned from your dream trip and are editing in a flash, PRO Landscape and Travel Lightroom Presets includes all the presets you’ll need to make each and every photo into something special.

11. Drama Landscape Lightroom Presets

An earthy Americana glow is within reach with the 30 elegant Drama Landscape Lightroom Presets.

12. Nature Lightroom Presets

Flowers, trees and plants present their own photographic challenges, but those are easily conquered, thanks to Nature Lightroom Presets to bring out the best in all things with roots.

13. Landscape LR

Landscape LR is a good general-purpose pack to enhance your landscape photos quickly. 

14. Travel Lightroom Presets Collection

The Travel Lightroom Presets Collection is a collection of presets built to bring out the best in your travel photography, wherever it may take you.

15. Burgundy Lightroom Presets

Imagine your favorite paintings, and how your photos would look rendered on canvas - then go make it happen with Burgundy Lightroom Presets.

Black & White

Today's picture makers are often caught up in bright flashes of color, but incredible images were being created long before the dawn of color photography. Black and white photos are truly timeless, and they never go out of style. With Lightroom, you can capture every image in color and then apply black and white edits after, to capture the best of both worlds for each photo. Here are some of our favorite presets to help you do just that.

16. Blancnoir Lightroom Presets

In a hurry to craft creative black-and-white photographs? Start right here, with 50 incredible presets in a single download. Every angle and lighting condition are covered in Blancnoir Lightroom Presets, including portraits, landscapes, and more. Easily jump between presets in just a few clicks to find the one that works best for every photo.


17. Monochromatic Vol. 2 - 20 Lightroom Presets

Black and white images are all about variance in contrast; explore the boundaries with Monochromatic Vol. 2 - 20 Lightroom Presets.

18. Black and White Lightroom Develop Presets

Landscape photos benefit dramatically from removal of color, as the Black and White Lightroom Develop Presets vividly demonstrate.

19. Monochromatic Vol. 3 - 20 Lightroom Presets

Black and white photos need not be dull - delve into the dreamy realm of binary color with Monochromatic Vol. 3 - 20 Lightroom Presets.

20. Blacktone Black & White Lightroom Presets

Blacktone Black & White Lightroom Presets reduce distractions and shift your subject to the forefront in every portrait.

21. Porcelain B&W Lightroom Presets

The monochrome effects in Porcelain B&W Lightroom Presets retouch portraits to become their delicate best. 

22. Monocrom B/W Lightroom Presets

Find a grayscale preset for every situation with Monocrom B/W Lightroom Presets, a 16-strong powerful pack.


Gone are the glory days of film, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be recaptured. Digital images benefit from film presets, that add the grit and grain so known and loved by established photographers. We may no longer have to spend hours in the darkroom, but the unforgettable feel of film is within easy reach, thanks to film Lightroom presets.

23. Analogue Film Lightroom Presets

Analogue Film Lightroom Presets are the perfect starting point for making the jump into film-inspired edits. 20 different options capture the essential elements and vibe of film’s bygone days. Equally matched for portraits and landscapes, mundane snaps can transform into works of art thanks to these chromatic, warm presets.

Analogue Film

24. 50 Premium Film Emulation Lightroom Presets

Those searching for dozens of great film presets in one place will benefit from starting with the 50 Premium Film Emulation Lightroom Presets pack.

25. Grainy Film Look Presets

The grit and grain of old film adds warmth and involvement to photographs, an effect replicated wonderfully by Grainy Film Look Presets.

26. The Film Lightroom Collection

Targeted at travelers and influencers, apply presets from The Film Lightroom Collection to bring out the glory days in your social content.

27. Vintage Film Lightroom Preset

Those with a knowledge of the heritage of film will benefit from the Vintage Film Lightroom Preset collection, replete with film type-specific presets to resurrect the days of old.

28. FILM EMU Lightroom Presets

Style your photos after film’s classic brands with FILM EMU Lightroom Presets, that bring back memories of photography’s golden era.

29. Avantgarde Lightroom Presets

Avantgarde Lightroom Presets include stylish film presets for every occasion, in a single download.


Wedding photography is the capture of one of life’s greatest events. Photos from the big day are rightly expected to be perfect, and that’s where wedding photo presets come in. Day and night, indoors and outdoors, wedding photography introduces special challenges, and great opportunities for the skilled editor.

30. 50 Premium Wedding Lightroom Presets

Wedding photography sounds like a narrow category, but it really isn’t. Weddings may be hosted anywhere at any time, and thus the conditions for photographers vary endlessly. And in processing thousands of photos on a deadline, wedding photographers might not have a ton of time to pick and choose presets. With this collection of 50 versatile presets, the keys to elevate from workable to magical are in your hands.

50 Premium Wedding

31. Wedding Day LR Presets

Focused on outdoor wedding portraits, Wedding Day LR Presets introduce a golden glow to your special day.

32. Honeymoon Wedding Lightroom Presets

For a matte, intimate feel, turn to Honeymoon Wedding Lightroom Presets, especially aimed at prints.

33. Wedding Pro Lightroom Presets

Wedding Pro Lightroom Presets is a good multipurpose pack for many wedding photography needs.

34. Pastel Colors - 20 Lightroom Presets

Emphasize fashion and soft colors with the visually stunning Pastel Colors - 20 Lightroom Presets.

35. Rustic Wedding Presets for Lightroom & Photoshop

To introduce a rustic feel, turn to Rustic Wedding Presets for Lightroom & Photoshop to emphasize natural lighting and bring warmth to your wedding photography.

36. Light & Airy Lightroom Presets

Light & Airy Lightroom Presets accent sunlight and complement a wide array of portrait and outdoor images.

Fashion and Design

The intriguing elements of fashion and design are prime subjects for photography. Whether you’re shooting runway photos, or showing off real estate to make a sale, fashion and design photography is all about bringing out the best in any subject. This collection of fashion and design presets is built to help you do just that, by amplifying light, color, and contrast.

37. Matte Fashion Lightroom Presets

Modern fashion photography often takes a look back, focusing on retro colors and styling straight from the 1960s. This collection of 20 Matte Fashion Lightroom Presets includes all you’ll need to create beautiful fashion imagery, in just a few clicks. You’ll find options suited to every lighting condition, and be sure to try out a few on each of your photos to find the one that brings out the best colors and lighting. 

Matte Fashion Lightroom Presets

38. Fashion Lightroom Presets

With their focus on fashion portraits, Fashion Lightroom Presets bring runway glamour to everyday snapshots.

39. Lilac Toning Lightroom Presets

Capturing ethereal light, Lilac Toning Lightroom Presets are well-suited to forested fashion shoots and senior sessions alike.

40. Fashion Collection LR Presets

Fashion Collection LR Presets bring out the best in your fashion photography, bringing out colors and emphasizing contrasts.

41. 20 Interior Design Lightroom Presets

If you want your property to look its best, 20 Interior Design Lightroom Presets includes all you’ll need to present incredible indoor imagery

42. Interior Design Lightroom Presets

Interior Design Lightroom Presets is a collection of 20 architecturally-inspired classic presets designed to create artistic, lifelike interior photography.

43. Automotive Lightroom Presets

Cars are the pride and joy of many, and the collection of Automotive Lightroom Presets helps your wheels look their best.


HDR, short for high dynamic range, creates spectacular images from a composite of exposures. By combining different lighting conditions, it brings out the grandeur in every scene. Even flat, dull colors stand out, thanks to the power of HDR. Even better, HDR can be easily applied to every image, thanks to this collection of useful presets.

44. HDR PRO Lightroom Presets

Although HDR refers to a specific type of image style, every HDR setting looks different. The possibilities are truly unlimited. But if you’re in search of the best HDR presets in a single download, HDR PRO Lightroom Presets is hard to pass up. This pack includes ten HDR presets of varying strengths; you’ll find everything from slight tweaks to unreal, artistic creations here. Even black and white HDR is represented, so you’re sure to find the right preset to bring the incredible out of the normal.

HDR Pro Lightroom Presets

45. 50 HDR Lightroom Presets Premium Collection

Focused on variety, the 50 HDR Lightroom Presets Premium Collection has something for everyone looking to make HDR edits.

46. HDR Studio Vol. 1 - 20 Lightroom Presets

Transform mundane photos into works of art with the powerful collection in HDR Studio Vol. 1 - 20 Lightroom Presets.

47. HDR Lightroom Presets Vol. 1

With looks taken straight from indie album covers, HDR Lightroom Presets Vol. 1 dial up the cool factor with wild exposures.

48. HDR Lightroom Presets Vol. 2

The continuation of the above selection, HDR Lightroom Presets Vol. 2 introduces psychedelic coloration to your work in a 15-preset power pack.

49. 10 Cyberpunk Lightroom Presets & LUTs

10 Cyberpunk Lightroom Presets & LUTs is equally suited for urban and portrait photos alike.

50. Color Mix Lightroom Presets Vol. 2

Aimed at intimate closeups, the presets in Color Mix Lightroom Presets Vol. 2 bring out the boldest, and amplify even the dullest tones.

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