Attendees may wish to be bring a laptop with with Lightroom 3 installed, to follow the through the training on their own screens.
All participants will get printed notes.
Cost: £60.00 (Price includes lunch)
Topics covered include:
The Lightroom Philosophy
Learn to work the Lightroom way.
Set-up options you MUST change
Where to store your files
Setting up metadata defaults
DAM – Digital Asset Management – what is it? Why do I need it?
The filter bar
– Getting images into Lightroom
– Naming conventions
– DNG – what is it? Why convert to DNG?
– Using the panels
– Using the painter
– Using presets
– Synchronising metadata
– Saving metadata!
Using keywords and keyword hierarchies
Reviewing your images
– Flags and ratings
Collections and smart collections
Understanding the adjustment panels (we go through each panel in turn an look at what it can do.)
Using adjustment brushes, graduated filters and other editing tools
Snapshots, history and virtual copies
Export & Publish – what’s the difference.
Third party publishing tools – Flickr, Zenfolio, Alamy
Export plug-ins -Adding frames to your images
Defining your own metadata fields
Workflow hints and tips
Using keyword to mange workflow