Senior Portrait Workflow for Lightroom

Learn how to process your images fast and easy using our Lightroom-only Senior Portrait Workflow online training course.
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  • Lectures 22
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

Learn how to process your images fast and easy using our Lightroom-only Senior Portrait Workflow online training course. You’ll start by importing images and organizing them using collections. From there, we’ll choose our favorite images and start processing.

You’ll learn how to...

  • Crop for impact.
  • Use adjustment brushes to enhance the eyes and smooth the skin.
  • Best use of the spot removal tool to quickly remove blemishes.
  • Use the new radial gradient tool to add the finishing touches.

Bonus Video: Installing Lightroom Presets

Our step by step videos along with exercise files will have you organizing and editing senior portraits in no time. All this, fast and easy without leaving Lightroom. What use to take hours in Photoshop now takes only a few minutes in Lightroom!

If you are looking to start photographing Seniors for extra money or want to learn how to improve any portrait, this course is for you!

What are the requirements?

  • Adobe Lightroom
  • A basic understanding of Lightroom is helpful but not necessary. We'll guide you step-by-step along the way.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create a Senior Portrait Workflow that works for you
  • Learn to import and organize your photos using Collections
  • Crop your photos for impact
  • Quickly remove blemishes using the Spot Removal tool
  • Enhance the skin using Adjustment Brushes
  • Add the finishing touches using the Radial Gradient tool
  • Publish and share your images on Social Media
  • Deliver high-quality prints for your customers

Who is the target audience?

  • Portrait Photographers
  • Photographers looking to make extra money photographing High School Seniors
  • Hobbyist to Professionals looking to create or enhance their post-processing workflow

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.


Section 1: Import & Organize
Adobe raw images are included in the exercise file for training purposes only.
File Structure on your Hard Drive
Importing your Photos into Lightroom
Import Window Options
Section 2: Collections
Creating Collections
First Round Selections
Recap of Collections
Section 3: Processing your Images
The Basic Panel
Cropping for Impact
Removing Blemishes
Retouching the Face
Retouching Teeth
Finishing touches with the Radial Gradient tool
Section 4: Exporting your Images
Understanding Exporting
Building a Preset for Print
Building a Preset for Email
Building a Preset for Facebook
Export in Action
Section 5: Workflow in Action
Workflow in Action - Male
Workflow in Action - Female
Section 6: Bonus Content
Installing Lightroom Presets

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Instructor Biography

Robert Vanelli, Photographer | Educator | Author

Vanelli is a photographer, educator and author living in Florida. As the lead photographer for Exposure Photographic Art Studio, he has had the opportunity of capturing images of special VIP’s, including the President of the United States, former president of Toyota / Nobel Peace Prize recipient Dr. Shoichiro Toyoda and various martial arts legends.

In early 2000, Vanelli created a special Click for Kids program for Brevard County Schools. During that program he introduced his 5p’s from Click to Print. This unique system has become the foundation for his workshops including his new series “Winning the Sport Portraits Game”.

Currently he is teaching workshops, writing for Photofocus and creating tutorials for various plug-in companies and for the Vanelli and Friends series.

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