We have two options for Lightroom Presets: The Visual Flow Lightroom Presets (recommended) and The SLR Lounge Lightroom Presets.
Visual Flow Development Tools is a new preset company created in partnership with DVLOP that utilizes a new patent-pending system called Lighting Condition Based Development or LCBD. See the video below for more info.The SLR Lounge Preset System is the classic set of presets that you see used throughout many of our tutorials. It is designed to give Lightroom users a broad set of tools for the creation of custom presets. It's a powerful educational system designed to be stacked and layered to create a large variety of looks and effects.
The SLR Lounge Preset System develop presets can be used with the Visual Flow Development Tools (and other presets).
SLR Lounge and DVLOP have partnered to launch Visual Flow, a new image development company with a patent-pending approach to image processing called “Lighting Condition-Based Development" which translates to fast, intuitive, and powerful Lightroom processing tools.
Designed to help users achieve a a variety of looks, this system has been an industry standard for professional Lightroom Presets. The system is designed to educate and empower creatives to arrive at virtually any look by stacking and layering presets effects.
The SLR Lounge Preset System was designed to give Lightroom users a broad set of tools for the creation of custom presets. It's a powerful educational system designed to be stacked and layered to create a large variety of looks and effects. As such, it will continue to be available to SLR Lounge Premium Members. In addition, the SLR Lounge Preset System develop presets can be used with Visual Flow Development Tools (and other presets) without issue. If you are a Visual Flow user, we'd recommend removing the SLR Lounge Preset System brushes and instead, using the Visual Flow Retouching Kit (which come with the installer) as it is a more comprehensive and powerful system for Lightroom retouching.
Visual Flow is an entirely new company with different presets and a partnership with DVLOP. As such, they are not included as part of an SLR Lounge Premium subscription.
We are currently offering a bundle discount for the Modern preset pack and the Retouching Toolkit.
Yes, our presets are compatible with SLR Lounge Presets (and all other presets). Many of our users prefer to use both presets.
However, please note that the Visual Flow Retouching Kit has similarities in name and structure to the SLR Lounge Preset System brushes. For that reason, please remove your SLR Lounge Preset System Local Adjustment Presets before installing Visual Flow Retouching Kit so that your brush organization is intact.