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Beginner Workflows in Lightroom

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  •   01 Getting Started: Folder Strategy & Workflow in Lightroom

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About The Class

Increase your efficiency and improve your workflow with Lightroom.


Take your first steps into a more organized photography practice! Join Tim Grey for an extensive introduction to Lightroom's capacity for increasing your efficiency and improving your workflow. Learn how the program is organized, and begin to apply its powerful tools to your own photo storage system. Tim will share examples of his photo workflows and learn how to share existing files with ease.


Software Used: Adobe Lightroom CC 2015 - 2015

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Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Getting Started: Folder Strategy & Workflow in Lightroom

    09:27
  2. 02

    Import New Photos

    24:47
  3. 03

    Ratings, Labels & Reviewing Photos

    05:03
  4. 04

    Add Keywords

    06:39
  5. 05

    Tips for Optimizing Workflow

    04:07
  6. 06

    Use Develop Presets & Basic Adjustments

    15:59
  7. 07

    Add Impact with Clarity and Vibrance

    03:31
  8. 08

    Tips for Finding Your Photos

    09:55
  9. 09

    Tips for Sharing Your Photos

    03:44

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Tim Grey

Tim Grey is a photographer who has written more than a dozen books for photographers, has published dozens of video training courses, and has had hundreds of articles published in magazines such as Digital Photo Pro and Outdoor Photographer, among ... read more

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  • Pamela Richardson

    March 2016

    I enjoyed Tim's friendly and professional style of presentation. I appreciated that he was methodical in his approach, and was very clear in his explanations of every step that he was taking. It is quite clear that he has extensive experience in teaching. He presented at a good pace so that I was able to make notes and absorb the information. I have used Photoshop since August 2015, but I have steered clear of Lightroom. I had been afraid to use Lightroom because I was confused about the process of switching back and forth among Bridge, Lightroom and Photoshop. I have been doing extensive photo editing using other software since 2002, but am new to the Adobe products. After watching Tim's class, I have gained enough confidence to start using Lightroom, because I now understand that it is very powerful, can be used to process raw files, and has excellent tools for creating both panoramas and HDR photos (that are still raw which is great!), and more. I learned a great deal from this course, and would highly recommend it! I am very grateful to Creative Live for providing Photoshop Week 2016, and also grateful to the many amazingly talented and knowledgeable presenters for graciously sharing their knowledge and experience.

  • Brenda

    April 2017

    This is a great class to help get you started. Tim is a great presenter. Would love Creative Live to have Tim back to teach.

  • user-58ff4e

    February 2016

    Thank you so much for your straight forward and comprehensive lessons. I am new to LR and have been waiting to import my photos until I watched this lesson. Now, I feel like I can move ahead with confidence.

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