This series will show you how to use Lightroom to quickly and efficiently import, manipulate and output your photos with easeľ you’ll wonder how you ever managed without it.
Ric quickly gets you up to speed, introducing you to the Lightroom interface and workspace, showing you how to set up your preferences and personalize Lightroom to suit your workflow. You will learn how to import, store and name files using keywords and discover the many features of the Lightroom Library and how to get the most from the Develop Module. Plus, explore all of the export options available using the Slideshow, Web and Print Modules to output your images professionally.
Learn to perform non-destructive adjustments to a single image and batch apply them to any or all of your images.
Deliver images to your clients or your stock agency quickly and efficiently with customizable export options.
Take advantage of pre-sets to easily automate repetitive tasks and save favorite layouts by creating templates.
Save time with the ability to simultaneously import to multiple drives while re-naming and appending metadata and keywords
Discover how to use the new sharpening tools and apply accurate capture sharpening without having to go to Photoshop or a 3rd party specialty tool.
Chapter I: QUICK OVERVIEW OF PHOTOSHOP LIGHTROOM (18 min)
Rating & Sorting Overview
Develop Module Overview
Exporting & Sharing Overview
Chapter II: SETUP & PREFERENCES (20 min)
Creating & Placing a Catalog
Notes on Color Management
Chapter III: IMPORTING PHOTOS (18 min)
Image Storage & Naming Conventions
Customizing Presets in the Import Dialog Box
Using Keywords upon Import
Chapter IV: THE INTERFACE & WORKSPACES (08 min)
Touring the Lightroom Interface
The Library View Options
Chapter V: THE LIGHTROOM LIBRARY (30 min)
Library Find Options
Modify & Display Options & the Filmstrip
Creating a Collection
Adjusting the White Balance & Rating Images
Adding Keywords & Compare & Survey Views
Sorting by Flags & Rating by Color
Using the Painter Tool
Chapter VI: THE DEVELOP MODULE (25 min)
Navigator, Presets, Snapshots & History
Histogram, Basic, Tone Curve & HSL Options
Split Toning, Detail, Lens Corrections & Camera Calibration
Exploring the Toolbar
Processing the Photo
Cropping & Retouching
Chapter VII: EXPORTING OPTIONS (10 min)
Preparing for Export
Exploring Export Options
Exporting for Specialized Web Uses
Chapter VIII: THE SLIDESHOW MODULE (09 min)
Slideshow Options, Layout & Overlays
Backdrop, Playback & Create New Preset
Chapter IX: THE WEB MODULE (09 min)
Web Image Settings
Previewing in a Browser
Chapter X: THE PRINT MODULE (09 min)
Templates, Batch Printing & Contact Sheets
Page Setup, Cell Size & Print Job Settings
Creating a Poster from a Template
Final Comments & Credits
Total Run Time: 3 hrs
Ric Kasnoff is an award-winning, professional photographer with over 35 years of industry experience. His work has taken him into the nature, travel stock, advertising and product photography fields.
Ric has always sought to blend the best of traditional techniques with the latest in modern technology. This has led to his being certified both as an expert and instructor in professional level image manipulation and delivery. He has trained thousands of photographers in seminars and workshops throughout the US and abroad, led Photo Safaris to remote locations and has been presented with over 100 art directors and industry awards for his work.
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