Fall excites many of us because of its distinct tones and nostalgic feel. It is sadly not that easy to bring out its colors in photos. The orange-brown tones can sometimes look dull, close to gray, as the camera automatically optimizes exposure. It has a tendency to produce overblown highlights, too, that can ruin more subtle hues.
But not to worry: we have made these Autumn presets for you so that you can make the most of the season’s colors! Try these all out for free. You can use them on photos of various fall scenes.
All these are available for both Lightroom mobile and desktop!
Best for: Landscapes with vast skies, fall tones, and some greens Style: Warm browns, soft matte
Autumn Skies enhances fall colors in landscapephotos. You will get warm and soft brown hues that will enhance the look and feel of the scenery. This filter does not distort colors, but rather enhances them.
Best for: Indoor and outdoor images of fall Style: Vintage, desaturated tones, warm temperature
Autumn Vintage gives a tranquil effect on a bright autumn photo by increasing warm tones. It offers exceptional vintage look to any fall motif. This preset emphasizes the warmth in autumn by desaturation and creating an old-fashioned feel in an image.
Best for: Portraits, Street photography, Everyday Scenes Style: Vintage film, Light Hues, High matte
79th preset is a versatile vintage-looking preset that beautifully replicates the charming look of old film. If your images call for a soft and classic look, this is the preset to use. Its undersaturated yet light hues will remind you of Polaroid instant prints.
Best for: Vacation photos, Travel photography, Beach scenes Style: Soft and airy, Orange and teal pastel warmth, Moderate matte
Airy Summer has been designed to give your summer vacation photos a stylish look and feel. It accentuates some delicate pastel hues and gives a matte effect. What you get is a low-contrast aesthetic that is both elegant and timeless. Use Airy Summer to add joy, warmth, and tenderness to those captured moments under the sun.
Best for: Photographing scenes with natural lighting Style: Soft brown hues, Cinematic, Moderate matte
Chocolate Matte adds a timeless feel to your photos without reducing clarity. It uniquely brings out the warmth of the captured moment, making even the simplest shot look like a cinematic scene. A warm subtle haze blends with the images for a crisp vintage look.
Best for: Family pictures, Outdoor photograph, Portraits Style: Undersaturated, Soft muted tones, Moderate matte
Magic Moments is a free Lightroom preset that gives photos a nostalgic warmth. It combines the charms of classic retro and soft matte for that tender and memorable look. Images will appear bright and rich in detail.
Best for: Travel photography, Outdoor portraiture Style: Pinkish hues, High matte
Matte Pink infuses images with a charming cherry blossom pink hue. It is a striking yet versatile look that can be applied to a myriad of scenes, including indoor and outdoor portraiture. The unique, subtle, feel makes this preset ideal as a unifying base for a series of blog photos.
Best for: Outdoor scenes, Landscapes, High-contrast images Style: Orange and teal motif, Soft hues, Heavy matte
A PresetLove.com favorite. Orange and Teal does an excellent job at bringing out the orange and teal colors in photos. It mixes colors in a unique way to create a powerful take on the popular orange and teal motif.
Best for: Portraits, Outdoor photography, Scenes with natural lighting Style: Tender and warm pastel hues, Heavy matte
Pastel Warm is designed to give photos a softer and warmer look by adding pastel brown tones in shadows. It adds warm tones and magenta. This preset is ideal for pictures that are taken under natural light, and works well for portraits and outdoor photos.
Romantic Paris evokes the romantic atmosphere of Paris with a warm-pink pastel hue. Its soft tones make it ideal for vacation photos, from portraits to cityscapes. This vacation preset can be applied to all types of photography, whether indoor or outdoor
Smart Warmer gently warms your entire image while keeping skin tones looking natural. It enhances portraits by giving them a tender, charming feel. Its softened hues also give photos a classic and timeless aesthetic.
Best for: Portraits, Urban scenes, Photos taken under natural light Style: Retro, Warm muted tones, Moderate Matte
Warm Retro simulates the warmth of vintage photos for a soft and timeless appeal. Images appear brighter but slightly muted. It is a simple and versatile look that can be useful in various types of photography. You can use it for portraits, landscapes, and outdoor scenes.