DSLR Workshop – Darkroom to Adobe Lightroom
Date Saturday 22nd September 2018
Location West Chiltington West Sussex
Venue CameraCal Studio
Leader Anthony Sinfield
This course is designed to introduce you to Adobe Lightroom. Ultimately the most popular post production program available and is suitable for both novices and intermediate users alike.
This DSLR workshop will cover the following:
The following is just a snapshot of what will be covered during the course and extensive course notes / test images and videos available for delegates to revisit after the course.
- Correct setup of Lightroom from scratch – The Lightroom Catalogue and where it can be found and the importance of backup.
- File management and the importance of creating a logical filing system.
- Introduction to the Import Module and configuration of the workspace.
- Importing from both a camera / card or from an existing folder.
- Use of Smart Previews and their use in the Lightroom workflow
- Navigation of the Library module and associated workflow including image selection, use of keywords and collections.
- Introduction to the Develop module and the use of the appropriate tools to edit your images.
- Detailed explanation and demonstration of the most common editing tools including Exposure, Highlights, Blacks and Dehaze.
- Use of the more advanced editing tools to include- Clone / Heal & Selection tools to accomplish seemingly difficult edits,
- Associated workflow in editing images in the shortest possible time / to best effect.
- Use of the Loupdeck editing counsel to simplify seemingly difficult edits.
- Exporting images to Photoshop for further manipulation.
- Exporting final edits and using various file formats.
Why choose our courses:
- We have been using and teaching Lightoom for over 7 years and have taught hundreds of students.
- One of the best Lightroom educators in the UK.
- Unrivalled knowledge re Lightroom workflow
- Fully equipped training facility equipped with the latest computers for your use during the course (latest spec iMac’s running Adobe Creative Cloud).
- Only course in the UK endorsed and using Loupedeck* on courses.
*Delegates will have the use of this innovative editing console and shown how to configure / use this to empower their workflow.
Who is the course for:
The course is primarily biased towards the use Adobe’s Creative Cloud apps including Lightroom and Photoshop but is relevant to all versions of Lightroom from version 5 upwards. This one day workshop is suitable for photographers new to Lightroom or who are struggling using it.
Our prices include all tuition during the workshop, a buffet lunch, tea and coffee service and course notes.