Lightroom 3 For Digital Photographers

Lightroom 3 For Digital Photographers
by Colin Smith

Learn Lightroom Inside-Out!
The most Comprehensive Guide for Lightroom 3

This is the most comprehensive video on the market for Lightroom. Learn how to import, organize, develop and output all your captures with effortless ease. Enjoy in-depth coverage, pro techniques, secret tips and Colin’s way of breaking down even the most complex tasks into quick and easy to understand techniques. You’ll spend less time in front of the computer and more time behind the camera!

If you are new to Digital Photography,an old-hand or someone looking to learn the "correct" way of doing things, look no further. Watch over Colin's shoulder as he demystifies Lightroom. You'll learn all the shortcuts, tips and tricks from a true expert. Do you ever get frustrated with tutorials that don't work in the real world? In many cases Colin shows you multiple methods so that you can choose the one that's best for your photo. This is not like other training videos. The techniques aren't from a classroom bubble. This is what works today in the real-world. There are no monotone presentations with boring uninspiring images. You'll learn tons, you'll have fun and most of all you'll be inspired. See why millions of people are passionate about PhotoshopCAFE training. (20,000,000 to date).

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All Lessons

Getting Started

1. Welcome:
Set up exercise files, import sample catalog

2. Overview:
What is Lightroom?

3. Preferences:
Essential Lightroom Preferences

4. Importing
Locally Import images from your hard drive

5. Auto Import:
Set up a watch folder to automatically import images

6. DNG
What is DNG and how Lightroom can help

7 Volume Browser
Viewing disks and space remaining

8. Personalize
Create custom Identity Plates and use logos for End Markers

9. Panel Management
Working with the panels efficiently

10. Toolbar
Overview of the toolbar


11. Grid View
Working with Grid view, thumbnails and view options

12. Grid Viewing Tip
Tip to view multiple photos in grid view

13. Stacking
Making molehills out of mountains

14. Lights Out Mode
Viewing your photos on a virtual light box

15. Loupe
Using the loupe view to get a closer look at images

16. Compare
Comparing images against each other to find the best

17 Survey View
Viewing multiple images at once

18. Understanding Previews
How previews work, make them efficient

19. Video
Manage videos and preview them from Lightroom

20. Dual Monitors
Working on Multiple monitors


21. Catalogs
Setting up your Catalogs

22. Upgrading Catalogs
Upgrading Older Catalogs

23. Folders
How to manage and use folders

24. Quick Collections
Save time with quick collections

25. Target Collections
A neat way of speeding up organization

26. Smart Collection
Automatically create live collections

27. Export Collections
Export collections as Catalogs

28. Exporting catalogs
Export Catalogs from Lightroom

29. Importing Catalogs
Bring catalogs into Lightroom Managing your catalog on multiple computers

30. Optimize Catalogs
Make Lightroom run faster and smoother

31. Backup
Backup catalogs and your images


32. Metadata
Understand metadata and apply it to your photos

33 Rating, Flag, Label options
Ratings, flags and labels options

34. Ratings
Rate your photos

35. Flags
Use flags to mark photos

36. Labels
Identify photos with colored labels

37. Filter Bar
Blast through sorting with the new Filter Bar

38 Metadata Templates
Save metadata templates and presets, then re-use them

39. Exchange Metadata
Exchanging info between Lightroom, Bridge and Photoshop

40. Keyword basics
How to use keywords to organize images

41. Keyword sets
Save time with custom keyword sets

42. Suggested Keywords
Use the new Suggested Keyword feature


43. Time Change
Change the time-zone of your photos

44. Straighten
Straighten crooked photos

45. Cropping
Crop to certain sizes and creatively

46. Redeye
Get rid of the dreaded redeye with ease

47 Cloning and Healing
Get rid of blemishes on your subject

48. Painter tool
Using the painter tool to copy a wide range of settings to multiple photos

49 History
Use history and snapshots to look at versions of your photos

50. Presets
Saving and using Presets

  • Adjustments

  • 51. Develop Workspace
    Optimizing your workspace for better results

  • 52. Quick Develop
    Making quick adjustments in the Library panel

  • 53. White Balance
    Setting the correct White Balance

  • 54. Histogram
    Histograms explained and used

  • 55. Basic adjustments
    Using the tools in the Basic Adjustments Pane

  • 56. Portrait Retouching
    Special considerations for adjusting skin tones

  • 57. Curves
    Understanding and using curves for targeted adjustments

  • 58. Color control
    Use HSL and color controls

  • 59. Add Grain
    Go for a film-like grain look

  • 60. Auto Lens Correct
    Automatically fix lens distortion

  • 61. Lens Corrections
    Manually adjust geometric Distortion on images

  • Advanced Adjustments

  • 62. Local Adjustments
    Dodging and Burning and more

  • 63. Gradient Adjustment
    Graduated Neutral Density filter effect

  • 64. Basic Grayscale
    A basic Grayscale conversion and special considerations

  • 65. Advanced Grayscale
    A look at more advanced grayscale workflow

  • 66. Split tone
    Using split-tone on grayscale images

  • 67. Cross Processing
    Using Split-tone on color images for a cross-processed effect

  • 68. Noise reduction
    Get rid of the noise in a photo

  • 69 Sharpening
    Understanding and using the sharpening tools

  • 70. Sharpening faces
    Special considerations when sharpening faces

  • 71. Chromatic Aberration
    Removing color fringes

  • 72. Lens Vignette
    Compensating for lens vignette. Add a vignette for a creative feel


  • 73. Virtual copies
    Understanding Virtual copies and how to use them

  • 74. XMP sidecars
    Understand XMP, your key to sharing raw files

  • 75 Edit in Photoshop
    Integrate Photoshop with your Lightroom Workflow

  • 76. Photoshop Special Features
    Doing special processing with Photoshop and Lightroom

  • 77. Batch processing
    Process multiple images at once

  • 78. Syncing
    Syncing RAW files with Bridge, Lightroom and Photoshop

  • 79. Exporting Images
    Exporting photos out of Lightroom

  • 80. Sync with Flickr
    Share files with Social Networks

  • 81. Camera Calibration
    What is Camera Calibration?

  • 82. Tethered Shooting
    Connect your camera to shoot directly into Lightroom

  • 83. Watermarks
    Create Watermarks that can be used in many ways


  • 84. Impromptu slideshow
    A Quick Slideshow

  • 85. Slideshow starter
    Selecting Images for a Slideshow

  • 86. Customize Slideshow
    Customize your slideshows

  • 87. Slideshow Custom Text
    Adding custom text to slideshows

  • 88. Music to Slideshows
    Add music to your slideshow presentations

  • 89. Export Slideshows
    Exporting Slideshows for use on CD or Email

  • 90. Printing
    Printing photos and contact sheets

  • 91. Picture Package
    Creating Picture Packages

  • 92. Custom Layouts
    Layout pages for books or printing/Exporting


  • 93. Web galleries
    An overview of web galleries

  • 94. HTML Galleries
    Customize the HTML Galleries

  • 95. Flash Galleries
    Customize the Flash Galleries

  • 96. Airtight Galleries
    Fancy Flash Galleries and how to customize

  • 97. Upload Galleries
    Upload your galleries to your website, or export to disk

  • 98. Thanks and Goodbye

  • 99. Uploading this video to the iPad and other Devices

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