Lightroom is for people who love photography!
Lightroom Classic CC gives you everything you need to edit, organize, store, and share your photos across desktop, mobile, and web.
Digital photography is only one part of photography. The rest is all digital which means time spent in front of a computer importing, sorting, selecting, processing, tagging, finishing, sharing, uploading and displaying your images.
Lightroom is the premiere software program that handles all of those tasks with ease and simplicity. It has changed the way professional photographers work and is vastly becoming the choice of amateur photographers as well.
What You’ll Learn: In this workshop you will learn how to set up Lightroom, import images and use its variety of editing tools to improve your photos.
Workflow, Importing and Organizing
- How to setup up a catalog
- Establishing a workflow
- Importing images
- Rating images
- Deleting images
- Using keywords
- Editing metadata
- How to locate images
Editing and Exporting
- Cropping and resizing
- Fixing in camera errors
- Removing small problems
- Digital conversion to black and white
- Adjusting white balance
- Best sharpening techniques
- Removing noise
- Preparing images for print or web publishing
- How to add a watermark
- Editing between Photoshop and Lightroom
- Various export formats
What You’ll Need:
- Bring your laptop to the class loaded with a couple of images you want to process. Make sure you have the latest version of Lightroom Classic CC loaded. If you don’t already own Lightroom Classic CC you can download a free 7 day trial here.
- Notebook paper and pen for keeping notes.
- You will be given a 4 page "cheat sheet" on the things we covered for you to take home.
You should already be well acquainted with your computer and settings and know your way around your operating system.
What Version Will You Be Teaching?
This instruction based on the latest version of the software that is now known as Lightroom Classic CC.
One-on-one attention to help your photography grow and improve. For many, the best way to learn about photography is through a one-on-one session. It’s a great way to learn just what you need, at your own pace and on your own schedule. Private instruction can be purchased in a minimum two hour block. Blocks are tailored to meet your specific needs.
Private Lightroom instruction is offered online using TeamViewer or within 30 miles of my location
Cost: $75.00 / hr (Minimum 2 Hours - additional hours $75.00 / hr.)
Private Lightroom instruction on-location anywhere within 60 miles of my location
Cost: $150.00 / hr (Minimum 2 Hours - additional hours $75.00 / hr.)
Please email us through the Contact page to discuss your needs and scheduling.
Once a meeting time has been worked out you’ll be referred back to the website to purchase your session and secure your time slot.