Cool Fade Preset by

Cool Fade is a free Lightroom preset that gives images a clear, vibrant and cool look. It adds some bright highlights, clarity and blue tones to cool down temperature of photos and give a calming effect. This preset is suitable to almost all types of photography and works well with landscapes and portraits shot in natural light.

Cool Fade Preset - woman in stripes

In this woman in stripes image, the face of the subject looks brighter in the after photo. The preset added blue tones in shadows and increased whites as seen in the striped shirt of the woman.

Cool Fade Preset - Ferrari

This Ferrari image looks bluer as the cold temp is increased. The whites, blacks and clarity are all increased in this photo.

Cool Fade Preset - kiss

The Cool Fade preset created a custom tone curve with fade effect in this kiss picture. It also increased the red, orange, blue and purple colors luminance. The whites are increased as seen in the color of the sky.

Cool Fade Preset - stairs

In this stairs photograph, the sharpening and noise reduction are both increased. The cool fade preset created a custom camera calibration setting in this image. The blue tones are obviously increased in the after photo as well.

You can absolutely use Cool Fade as is, right out of the box. With any preset you might need to make adjustments to accommodate your specific camera, settings, lighting and subject matter.

  • Entirely Adjustable
  • Compatible with Lightroom 4, 5, 6 and CC
  • Performs with both PC, Mac and Mobile
  • Applicable to both RAW and JPG images
  • 100% Free


This Free Lightroom Preset was last updated on January 12, 2020


Dust Storm

by Forrest Lane

A soft and bright photo of a man standing at a coast

Purple Haze

by Forrest Lane

A monochrome photo of a person standing in an open field

Background blur

by Roz de-Layen Vian

->Download ALL of our Presets PLUS 21 Bonus Presets at once!

Get All 280+ Presets Now!