Learn how to improve both your photography and photo editing skills
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is a must-have program for photographers both amateur and professional. It’s vast range of features and added extras are head and shoulders above the competition; but despite its expansive image editing capabilities, it’s still a friendly and easy to use program.
Lightroom has seen some impressive additions to its already powerful photo editing features over the years. With it you’re able to manipulate a photo to the extreme, creating monochromatic pictures from full colour images without any loss in quality. You can also sort, rate and add unique metadata to your photos; then, publish your prepared images to virtually every medium, including perhaps a book project that you want to self-publish.
There’s plenty here to sink your teeth into and with the help of this book you can unleash the power of Lightroom and your imagination to create some spectacular photos.
With this manual you will get to know how Lightroom works and what its many features can do to help bring out the most from your photos. We’ll take Lightroom from the beginning, looking at how to download and install it; from there, how to import your existing photos and exploring the Lightroom workspace you’ll be spending your time with.
Lightroom comes with seven unique Modules with each containing a specialised set of tools tailored to maximising your work ow and getting the best from your photos. We’ll look at a selection of these Modules and see how they work and how you can make them work for you.
Want to learn how to add a lm grain to your photo? How about reducing image noise, or Split-Tone Processing, or even how to merge panoramic images? We cover all these and more within the pages of this manual. In time, you will be a master manipulator of images and producing some incredible looking photo e ects.
Lightroom isn’t limited to just the desktop. Adobe’s integration with the mobile world sees the new generation of iPhonographers getting to grips with mobile image editing and creation. With Lightroom mobile you have the power of this amazing product in your pocket, and we show you how to get the best from it.
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