In this course you will learn everything you need to know about Lightroom 5. This is my most complete training and includes over 6 hours of training including : Importing, organizing and exporting your photos, retouching your photos (main module), Maps, Books and Print modules, slideshows and Web Galleries. At the end of this course you will understand and use Lightroom 5 with ease. This course is intended for beginners and advanced photographers. Everything is shown on a step to step basis which makes it very easy to understand. I hope you enjoy this course !
How to import your photos from a memory card.
How to import photos from a memory card to an external drive.
How to move folders and photos in Lightroom, and how to correct things if Lightroom doesn’t find some folders or photos.
How to import videos and how to extract one photo.
What are the most common ways I use to visualize photos.
How to sort your photos using stars, colors and flags.
The spray tool, you can spray keywords and colors!
What is the difference between Jpg and Raw files.
Collections, what are they, how to create and use them.
Use the stuck options to group photos together.
How to export your photos out of Lightroom.
How to watermark your photos.
How to update your photos on your Iphone or Ipad with Lightroom.
How to email a photo directly from Lightroom.
How to keyword your photos.
I show you my way of how I back up my photos in a full automatic way, safe for lazy people!
How to export, import and backup your catalog.
How to search your photos.
The basic tone sliders, a short explanation of the histogram and how they relate to these settings.
How to set the white balance and what is it ?
How to set up the Vibrance, saturation and clarity on your photos.
Curves. How to set the curves.
Hue, Saturation and luminance sliders, very powerful tools to set your colors as you like.
Noise and sharpen, how to get the noise out and sharpen your photos.
Lens distortion, how to correct it.
Tool Bar: Graduated filter, a powerful tool to make great skies !
Tool Bar: Brush Tool, how to change local lights and colors on your photo like a painter!
Tool Bar: a new filter in Lightroom that has many uses.
Tool Bar: Spot removal tool.
Tool Bar: Spot removal tool, visualize spots.
Tool Bar: The crop tool.
Tool Bar: Final before and after.
Full retouching projects. Project #1 a Day light photo at Culver Studio California.
Full retouching projects. Project #2 A long exposure photo of Notre Dame in Paris.
Full retouching projects. Project # 3 Black and white artistic Photography.
Full retouching projects. Project # 4 Portrait retouching!
Full retouching projects. Project # 5 House Florida, the importance of shooting underexpose and raw compare to JPG.
Full retouching projects. Project # 6 Selective Color and working with Photoshop.
Full retouching projects. Project # 6 Panorama, the importance of shooting manual and the ability to synch your retouching settings.
How to create Presets.
How to install Presets.
The Map module, what it does and how it can be use.
The book module: How to create a cover and lay out your pages.
The book module: The text tools.
The book Module: Making a book the easy way with auto lay out.
Print module: Printing a simple image.
Print module: Printing a simple image with no margin.
Print module: The Picture Package, printing the same photo at different size on the same sheet.
Print module: The custom package, how to print different photos on the same paper. How to print into a file!
Print module: How to prepare your files to have the best result on the web.
Color management and how to get good prints.
Slideshows: The basics of making a slideshow.
Web Galleries: HTML galleries.
Web Galleries: Flash Galleries.
Web Galleries: How to find web galleries on the web and install them.
Web Galleries: How to get your galleries on line using a hosting plan.
Serge Ramelli is one of the most popular on line teachers on Lightroom and Photoshop. He is the second best author on Tuto (the biggest e-learning platform in France) and hosts one of the most popular podcast on Lightroom with over 150 000 subscribers all over the world.
Serge is known for teaching in a very easy way with lot's of beautiful photos. He has been a professional landscape and interior design photographer for over 9 years and has worked for big brands including Samsung, Nike and National Geographics.