Master Lightroom in Easy Steps

A-Z Guide to creating amazing images with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom - industry's best software.
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  • Lectures 58
  • Length 4.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 10/2015 English

Course Description

Let me show you how easy it is to get started with Adobe Lightroom. How simple and fast you can make your pictures perfect.

My Masterclass Fast Guide takes you step-by-step through all the basics and more. If you want some advanced stuff you'll get that, too.

What are the requirements?

  • All you need to get started is to have a copy of Adobe Lightroom CC or 6 (5 is fine, too).
  • It doesn't matter if you're on a PC or Mac.
  • Also, having basic knowledge of your computer would be required so that you can save files and find them.

Is this course for me?

This course is targeted towards beginners as well as users who have used Lightroom in the past but found it too complex and confusing and are looking for an easier way to learn how to accomplish tasks using Adobe Lightroom. You don't need any knowledge of Lightroom to start the course. I will explain everything as we move along the lessons.

Choose how and where you want to learn. At home, in the garden, on your travels or in the office.

What am I going to learn in this course?

  • Understanding how Lightroom works and where to store images
  • Importing Images
  • Cropping and Straightening Images
  • Best practices for developing images
  • How to edit/enhance images
  • Adjusting tonal range of images
  • How to create beautiful photo books
The course will give you more confidence as a Lightroom user and will help

you become a Lightroom power user. Every lesson is a step-by-step process guiding you through complexities of image editing in Lightroom CC / Lightroom 6.

What are the requirements?

  • Download Lightroom CC or Lightroom 6 (Lightroom 5 will be fine as well).

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Choose the best ways to store their images
  • Understand the differences in creating previews when importing images
  • Know best ways to develop images
  • Create great photo books
  • Choose the right way to import images

What is the target audience?

  • This course is meant for beginners as well as prople who have used Lightroom a bit but found it hard ro understand and use or they just want a quick refresher on working with Lightroom. No prior knowledge of Lightroom is required.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Course Introduction
Introduction
Preview
02:14
Section 2: Introducing and Setting up Lightroom
Introduction to Lightroom
Preview
02:40
Setting up Lightroom Preferences Part 1
06:35
Setting up Lightroom Preferences Part 2
10:04
Lightroom Catalog Settings
07:13
Section 3: Bringing Images into Lightroom and Lightroom Tour
Importing Images from Memory Card Part 1
Preview
07:06
Importing Images from Memory Card Part 2
07:29
Exploring Lightroom Interface
07:45
Comparing Images
05:37
Tidying up Your Library of Images
05:08
Section 4: Exploring Library Module
Library Module Overview
Preview
05:27
Exploring Library Panels
05:35
Quick Develop
04:30
Painter tool
03:33
New Face Recognition (Lightroom 6/CC 2015)
04:45
Library Filter
04:47
How well do you know Lightroom Library Module?
Article
Section 5: Exploring Develop Module
Import Images from Disk (New Import Oct 2015)
Preview
04:53
Develop Module Overview
04:03
Tone Curve Adjustment
02:19
Hue and Saturation Adjustment
05:02
Black and White Adjustments
02:55
Split Toning
02:06
Sharpening Images
03:56
Removing Noise with Noise Reduction
04:55
Removing Lens Distortions
04:06
Fix Distortions with Upright feature
02:24
Add Vignetting to Images
Preview
02:22
Section 6: Exploring Collections
How Collections work
03:31
Quick Collections
Preview
05:51
Collections
04:11
Section 7: Variations of Images with Virtual Copies
Importance of Virtual Copies
02:10
Power of Using Virtual Copies
04:51
Snapshots as Alternative to Virtual Copies
04:29
Section 8: Advanced Develop Module
Duotones with Split Toning
04:00
Removing Distortions
03:06
Adding Film Grain Effect
02:21
Dehaze (New in 2015)
02:30
Camera Calibration
02:37
02:40

Learn how to develop/edit an image and then apply your edits quickly and easily to a number of images.

Section 9: Map Module
Map Module Overview
07:14
Section 10: Book Module
Book Module Overview
03:00
Create and Customise a Photo Book
09:41
Customise a Photo Book and Publish it
08:50
Section 11: Slideshow Module
Slideshow Module Overview
02:40
Create a Slideshow
10:49
Publish Your Slideshow
03:12
Create Custom Slideshow Template
02:04
Section 12: Print Module
Get Started with Print Module
04:25
05:10

Customise your print with a Custom Watermark and make your Watermark into a Preset.

Then print it either as a print or print to a JPEG file.

Create a Custom Print Module Template
02:07
Create a Custom Package inside Print Module
03:11
Section 13: Other Ways of Getting Images into Lightroom
What are my other options of importing Images into Lightroom?
01:07
Shooting Tethered Straight from Camera into Lightroom
03:38
04:42

If your camera doesn't support tethered capture (like mirrorless camera or a compact), there is another way you can import images into Lightroom

Section 14: Web Module
01:15

Find out what you can do with the Web Module

07:00

Build a Web Gallery using this step-by-step guide

Publish Your Web Gallery
04:34

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Instructor Biography

Marek Mularczyk, Adobe Certified Expert and Instructor www.SaiTraining.co.uk

Marek is an established Adobe Certified Expert and Instructor training across the UK and Europe as well as an author of a very popular video podcast - Photoshop Lightroom TV.

He is also an author of video training DVDs as well as books

Established as a travel and landscape photographer for over 15 years Marek enjoys all aspects of the Adobe Creative Suite to enhance his photography.

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