|In Photoshop Lightroom 3 Essential Training, author Chris Orwig provides a comprehensive look at Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3, the popular photo-asset management, enhancement, and publishing program. The course covers indispensable techniques such as importing, processing, and organizing images in the Library, correcting and adjusting images in the Develop module, and creating slideshows, web galleries, and print picture packages. In addition to exploring all of Lightroom 3's capabilities, this course is rich with creative tips and expert advice on photographic workflow. Exercise files accompany the course.
Understanding the difference between Lightroom and Photoshop. Using interface shortcuts to navigate the workspace quickly. Working with catalogs. Making incremental adjustments. Grouping images with collections and smart collections. Creating virtual copies of adjusted images. Correcting white balances. Adjusting color with Vibrance and Saturation. Cropping images and changing aspect ratios. Using the Adjustment Brush. Toning with the HSL controls. Outputting images to slideshows and web galleries. Printing photos.