Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom provides a comprehensive set of digital photography tools, from powerfully simple one-click adjustments to cutting-edge advanced controls.
Create amazing images from challenging high-contrast photos. HDR Merge lets you combine multiple photos taken with different exposure settings into a single high dynamic range image.
An image database management system combined with a high quality image processor, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom enables you to tag and catalogue images, whether for print, the web or purely photographic use. On this Adobe software training course, experts will give you hits and tips on how to get the best out of this powerful image processing and image asset management tool.
We also cover using Lightroom for mobile to capture, edit, and share Adobe raw DNG photos on your iOS and Android devices. Sync your photos and edits back to Lightroom on your desktop.
What you will learn
Lightroom is an image processing and asset management program that is designed to meet the needs of the digital photographer.
An image database management system combined with a high quality image processor, Lightroom enables you to tag and catalogue images whether for print, the web or purely photographic use.
- Work with images shot in raw or jp(e)g
- Import and sort images
- Learn an efficient workflow
- Create and manage libraries
- Quickly apply adjustments to images
- Integrate Lightroom with Photoshop
- Export images as digital contact sheets or personal portfolios
The Lightroom Workflow
The Lightroom Interface
Importing images and photographs
Viewing images in the library module
Working in the develop module
Reviewing and rating your images
Making contact sheets
Reviewing shortlists in survey mode
Retouching a photograph in Lightroom
Importing existing photos
Bridge as a frontend for Lightroom
Importing directly from Camera
How imported photos are organised
The library modules panel
Exploring the library
Managing the image library
Working in survey view
Refining image selecting
Rating images with picks & rejects
Working with colour labels
Grouping photos into stacks
Removing & deleting photos
Working with metadata
The Painter tool
Photo filtering & searches
Working with Catalogue
Creating & opening catalogues
Importing & exporting catalogues
Adding new folders
Integrating Lightroom with Photoshop
Image editing in Lightroom
Steps for accurate colour
Quick develop panel
The develop module interface
Tool overlay menu
Basic panel controls & procedure
White balance tool
Adjustments and histogram panel
Vibrance & saturation
Correcting over or underexposed images
Tone curve zones
Combining basic & tone curve adjustments
Detail panel: chromatic aberration
Camera calibration panel
Assessing your images
Image retouching tools
Easing the workflow
Saving develop settings as presets
The Art of Black & White
Black & white conversions
Split toning panel
Sharpening & Noise Reduction
Capture sharpen for a sharp start
Evaluate at 1:1
Luminance targeted sharpening
The sharpening effect sliders
The suppression controls
The Photoshop Connection
Opening images in Photoshop
Exporting from Lightroom
Lightroom for Mobile
Preparing for print
The print module
Presenting your work
Web module & creating a web photo gallery
Course Overview & Discussion Session
*Requires Adobe Apps. plus an Apple IPad, iPhone or Tablet.
** Acrobat CC on 5 day course only.
Who should attend?
Photographers and anyone who wants to learn to use the tools in Lightroom efficiently.
All courses are workshop format and can be customised to suit individual objectives.
It is recommended that participants bring with them examples of their digital photographs.
You will learn to work efficiently and save time whilst cataloguing your photography. Grasp quick and professional workflow and techniques to enhance and process your photos.
Perfect. Just what I needed to learn. By replacing the older software that came with my camera, I can now process my photos quickly and if required port them to Photoshop. One to one was just great.