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Lightroom 4 Fundamentals with Laura Shoe. Loaded: 0% Progress: 0% Learn the fundamentals of Adobe Lightroom in three days.

Lightroom 4 Fundamentals with Laura Shoe

This workshop concentrates on the Library, Map and Develop modules where you organize, edit, and fix and enhance your photos and videos. Learn how to import and organize your photos and videos; evaluate and assign keywords, map location and other information to them; find them, and fix and enhance them. Learn how to work more efficiently by working on multiple photos at once and using presets.

Instructor Laura Shoe Laura is a blogger, instructor, and fine art photographer based in Seattle, Washington. Session 1 (16 Videos) 00:07:02 00:13:229:00 am - Introduction: Why Lightroom? Using Photoshop Actions as Droplets in Lightroom. Photoshop has a feature called Actions. Actions are simply sets of instructions, also known as scripts or macros, that can be applied to an image or set of images. This post isn’t intended to describe all the things you can do with actions, or even how to create them, but rather to teach you how to make an action that you already have in Photoshop available to Lightroom.

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Free Plug-in (donation ware) The Photographers Toolbox – Lightroom Keyboard Tips. Lightroom is all about good, organized workflow practices that are easy and efficient to use.

The Photographers Toolbox – Lightroom Keyboard Tips

Whether you’re a working photographer faced with the task of selecting and editing from thousands of photos before a deadline or an enthusiastic amateur wanting to maximize shooting time, Lightroom offers a few useful ways to speed things up. Of all the different methods available, arguably the most powerful is the use of keyboard shortcuts.

These speed up your workflow and eliminate the need for repetitive mouse movements. When you first start looking at keyboard shortcuts, it’s easy to be daunted by them. There are a lot to choose from and trying to memorize them all is probably a hopeless task. To view a full list of keyboard shortcuts for each module, press Control+/ (Windows) or Command+/ (Mac) within each module. Moving Between Modules Library Shortcuts Library shortcuts can be classified into a few different types. The table below lists some of the most useful keyboard shortcuts. Adobe Lightroom/Black and White techniques. Adobe Lightroom. Lightroom Tutorials. 5 Creative borders for Lightroom. X-Equals - image, workflow, technology, business.

We all know of the litany of plug-ins available to Lightroom.

X-Equals - image, workflow, technology, business

There are export plug-ins, Metadata plug-ins and external editor plug-ins. All of these tools extend the capabilities of Lightroom, allowing more control over your images and pertinent metadata. Many times they can be time saving tools, other times they are veritable life-savers. However, there is one application that was Lightroom was designed around, one that Lightroom is made to work with. Lightroom is so tied to this product; Lightroom’s official name even bears the weight of the relationship… Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. Photoshop is quite simply Lightroom’s greatest plug-in. The first thing to remember in the Lightroom/Photoshop paradigm is the role of each of the editors. Photoshop on the other hand, is a raster editor, altering actual pixels in a destructive manner. Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Killer Tips. Adobe Lightroom Tutorials & News - Photoshop Lightroom Resource Center. Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 - $79 Upgrade, $149 Full Adobe has announced the availability of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 software for Mac OS and Windows.

Photoshop Lightroom 2 launch at PhotoshopCAFE. Lightroom 2 learning site. Adobe has announced the shipping of Lightroom 2!

Photoshop Lightroom 2 launch at PhotoshopCAFE. Lightroom 2 learning site.

It's $299 for first time buyers, or a $99 upgrade for current Lightroom users. Lightroom 2 was in public beta for several months. This allowed users to kick the tires a bit and offer suggestions to Adobe. Now that Lightroom 2 has matured and headed out into the big cruel world, lets see if it can survive in the wild. Actually, it does more than survive, it kicks a** and takes names! Mastering the Histogram in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. In several previous articles, we've discussed how to interpret the histogram on your camera.

Mastering the Histogram in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

While shooting, you can use this handy tool to check your highlights and shadows to make sure there isn't an unacceptable amount of clipping. Unfortunately, if you spot a problem in-camera, the best you can do is adapt your settings and improve future shots. Today we're going to apply these same principles to post-processing in Lightroom 3. Here, the histogram is not only an indicator of the current state of the shot, but a tool that you can use to actually improve the photo. Note: Although we're using Lightroom for this example, the techniques and principles apply to any photo editing program.

What is the Histogram? If you're unsure about what we're even talking about, launch Lightroom, select a photo and go to the Develop Module. However, the histogram is actually quite simple to use on a basic level. Why Worry About the Histogram? The answer for me mostly lies in having client photos printed. Creative Beacon Lightroom.