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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC (2015 release) / Lightroom 6 Learn by Video
by Rob Sylvan
Publisher: Peachpit Press
Release Date: May 2015
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This critically-acclaimed interactive training program from Adobe Press offers exceptional quality high-definition video to teach the fundamentals of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC (2015 release) Lightroom 6.
Table of Contents
This chapter provides you with an overview of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC, including an overall look at the software, an overview of the new features in the 2015 release (version 6), and guidance on configuring Lightroom.
What Is Lightroom
How to Use This Course
What's New in Lightroom CC (2015 release) / Lightroom 6
The Lightroom Workspace
In this section you'll gain a deeper understanding of catalogs in Lightroom and learn how to manage your catalogs.
Catalogs, Folders, and Collections
Backing Up Your Catalogs
This chapter covers the many facets of importing your images into Lightroom.
Importing from a Memory Card or Hard Drive
Import File Handling Options
File Renaming Options
Applying Develop and Metadata Settings on Import
Preferences for Photo Importing
This chapter covers Lightroom fundamentals such as preferences, setting up an identity plate or watermark, catalog settings, and more.
External Editing Preferences
File Handling Options
Lightroom Mobile Preferences
Setting Up an Identity Plate
Working with Panels and Lights Out
Creating a Custom Watermark
This chapter includes lessons that will help you understand and make the most of the Library module in Lightroom, which is focused on managing your digital images.
The Library Module
Working with the Filmstrip
Rating, Labels, and Flags
Working with Metadata
Dealing with Offline Files
This chapter teaches you how to optimize your photos in Lightroom. You'll learn about develop presets, the Vibrance and Saturation sliders, vignetting, virtual copies, soft proofing, and much more.
Basic Exposure Controls
Clarity for Your Photos
Vibrant and Saturated Colors
Fine-Tuning with the Tone Curve
Automatically Fix Keystoning with the Upright Command.
Creating Virtual Copies
History, Snapshots, Before and After
Applying Changes to Other Photos
Quick Develop Panel
In this chapter you'll see how to use Lightroom to edit specific areas of an image using the Adjustment Brush and Graduated Filter tools. You'll discover strategies for sharpening and noise reduction and see how to use the Crop overlay tool, remove dust and unwanted artifacts with the spot removal tools, and exploit the awesome Lens Correction controls. And finally you'll see how to simulate a film grain look.
Using the Crop Overlay Tool
Sensor Dust Removal
The Graduated Filter
Use the Radial Filter to Add Multiple Light Sources to an Image.
The Adjustment Brush
In this chapter you'll learn the best way to convert a color image into a black-and-white image. Then you'll see how to add a color tint and use the split toning controls to remove a color tint from an image or add one to an image.
Converting Color into Black-and-White
Adding a Color Tint
This chapter covers the various ways you can export your images from Lightroom so they can be sent to others or published online.
This chapter looks at the Map module, which provides another way to organize and search for images.
Intro to the Map Module and Setting Map Preferences
Working with the Map Module
This chapter explores the various options that are available to you for printing your images from Lightroom.
Preparing One Image for Print
Preparing Multiple Images for Print
This section includes lessons that will help you quickly produce excellent web galleries and slideshows of your images.
Creating a Web Gallery
Creating a Slideshow
Lighroom offers powerful and easy-to-use book-making capabilities. In this chapter you'll see how to make a book from start to finish.
Preparing Your Images
Making a Book
Using Auto Layout
Navigating the Book Module
Customizing the Book
Modifying the Book
Finishing the Book
In this chapter you'll get quick examples of some of the most exciting new features of Lightroom CC (2015 release) / Lightroom 6 in action.
Smart Previews For Working With Catalogs of Images Anywhere, Anytime
High Dynamic Range
Merge to Panorama