Lightroom Presets for Dark and Dramatic Landscapes

Lightroom Presets for Dark and Dramatic Landscapes

Struggling to achieve the dark and moody look you want for your landscape photos? Then this preset pack is the solution!

Unedited Photo Dark and Dramatic Mountain Landscape
Unedited Aerial Photo of Glacial Landscape Abstract Aerial Landscape with Glacial River
Unedited Photo Dark and Moody Forest

The presets unfold their full power in coastal, forest and mountain landscapes with clouds, fog or overcast skies.

Unedited Photo Glacier Lagoon with Ice in Dark Weather
Unedited Photo Dark and Moody Forest Landscape

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Not your average 'one-click presets':

This product is designed as a structured workflow and consists of 7 modules. This gives you the freedom to individually shape your image with adjustment presets and develop a repeatable personal style in the process.

For Lightroom Desktop & Mobile (DNG presets included)

Developed for Lightroom Desktop & Mobile

All presets are compatible with Adobe Lightroom 4–6, CC and Classic (.lrtemplate & XMP-files included) as well as the latest Lightroom Mobile app on iOS & Android.

✓ Also works with Adobe Photoshop!

This product also works with Adobe Camera Raw (ACR) in version 10.3 or newer. That means you can use the presets in Photoshop, too.

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One image, numerous moody looks

Choose different approaches to editing a single image. Often a variety of base looks can be applied to the same image with great results.

Structured Lightroom workflow: 7 modules and 56 presets

Choose from 15 base looks, each offering a slightly different focus and moody atmosphere. The split-toning (color grading) presets include a wide range of color schemes, including orange, teal, and different shades of green.

1. Dark & dramatic looks (15 base looks)
2. Exposure (12 presets)
3. Split toning (11 presets)
4. Vignetting (6 presets)
5. Grain (4 presets)
6. Noise reduction (4 presets)
7. Sharpening (4 presets)

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More Before & After Examples:

Dramatic light over snowy mountains in Norway
Green moss landscape of Iceland with mountains
Plane wreck in Iceland in dark and moody tones
Dark and dramatic icebergs in glacier lagoon in Iceland
Fjallsárlón glacier lagoon in Iceland
Dark and moody scene with iceberg in Antarctica


  • 56 Lightroom presets (15 dark and dramatic base looks): XMP, lrtemplate and DNG format included
  • compatible with Adobe Lightroom 4–6, CC and Classic (Win & Mac) as well as the free Lightroom Mobile app for iOS & Android
  • also works with Photoshop: Adobe Camera Raw (ACR) in version 10.3 or newer
  • optimized for JPG and RAW images

How to install Lightroom Presets

Fine Art Lightroom Presets for Dark and Dramatic Landscape Photography

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Your purchase options

Purchase the presets via Payhip, a secure marketplace for digital products that accepts Paypal and all major credit cards. By purchasing you agree to my return & refund policy

$35 - Buy Dark & Dramatic Presets Get ALL 8 Preset Packs for $79

Lightroom Presets Bundle for Landscape Photography

Master Collection: All Lightroom Preset Packs for only $79

This product is also included in the Master Collection by Northlandscapes: Get a total of 8 Lightroom preset packs for landscape photography with a shop value of $258 for only $79! And the best part: All future product releases are also included!

More about the creator of the presets

Northlandscapes – Jan Erik Waider | Atmospheric landscape photography of the North: Norway, Iceland, Greenland and beyond

My name is Jan, and I'm a visual artist and fine art photographer based in Hamburg. My work focuses on atmospheric and abstract landscape photography of the distant North: Norway, Iceland, Greenland and beyond. Read more about me, discover my fine art and landscape series or learn about my coaching services for photographers.

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