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Find out how to gain more control over your photos as we get to grips with this powerful image-manipulation program. Learn the tricks to adjust and develop compositions like a professional. A great course for Photoshop users with a keen interest in digital photography.

After we guide you through the essentials of controlling the Lightroom environment, we will show you how to import and adjust images, add metadata, and prepare your output for the web and for print. Join us and add some sparkle to your compositions. Our course provides the perfect way to improve your image workflows and to add to your existing knowledge of Photoshop.

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Price: £299.00 ex VAT
Version: Adobe Lightroom 5
Level: Introduction
Duration: 1 Day (10am - 5pm)
Location: Central Manchester
Computer: Windows & Mac
Next Dates: 18 Aug
Full list of next Dates here

Lightroom 5 Introduction Overview

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This 1-day Introduction course helps you learn about the tools and features available in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. We will help you understand how this powerful program takes Photoshop's image-manipulation capabilities to a new level.

We will guide you in learning the work area and then move on to show you how to import, process, manage, and showcase images.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Navigate the Lightroom environment
  • Import and organise images
  • Sort and filter images
  • Apply a wide range of image adjustments
  • Add metadata and synchronise keywords
  • Develop images appropriately
  • Prepare images for the web and for print
  • Create and customise a web gallery

Our goal is for you to manage and adjust images quickly and effectively.


Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites

This course is intended for those who wish to enhance their existing knowledge of Photoshop and who work as digital artists and photographers as well as those who work for advertising agencies, design agencies, marketing agencies, production houses, and specialist corporate departments.

You will need basic experience in using Photoshop. Ideally, you will have taken our Adobe Photoshop CC Introduction 2 Day course.

 

Lightroom 5 Introduction

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 18 Aug
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  • 08 Dec
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Lightroom 5 Introduction Course Outline

The following is a general outline. The range of topics covered during your training is dependent upon student level, time available and preferences of your course booking.

Introduction to Lightroom
  • Overview of Lightroom – why use Lightroom?
  • Adjustment Brush
  • Collections
  • Photography workflow (Lightroom, Bridge & Photoshop)
  • Getting to know the work area – Modules
  • Basic shortcuts for manipulating workspace
  • Customizing Lightroom workspace (Identity plate, preferences)
Importing and sorting photographs
  • File formats supported (intro to DNG)
  • Importing Preferences
  • Importing images from: Memory Card, a folder on a computer, an external hard drive
  • Organizing folders / using Multiple Hard-drives
  • Exporting photos from Lightroom
Moving around Library Module
  • Navigator
  • View modes
  • Comparing images
  • Working with Folders and Catalogs – creating,
  • backing up, exporting, importing
Working on images – basics
  • Quick develop adjustments
  • Adjusting White Balance
  • Temperature / Tint and Tone Control.
Organizing images
  • Star rating
  • Quick Collection
  • Smart Collections
  • Stacking
  • Renaming
Working with Metadata
  • Keywording images
  • Grouping keywords into sets
  • Synchronizing keywords
  • Filtering
Exporting images
  • Export images settings
  • Editing images in an external application (Photoshop)
  • Exporting images to Photoshop as Smart Objects and creating panoramas.
Develop Module
  • Using Presets
  • Using Histogram the right way
  • Adjusting White Balance and Tone, Cropping / Straightening images
  • Removing dust and red eyes on the images
  • Graduated Filter (New in Lr2.0!)
  • Adjustment Brush – settings and usage
  • Image adjustments using Curves, HSL / Color Black and White Conversion
  • Using the Detail Panel to deal with Sharpening, Noise and Chromatic aberrations
  • Correcting vignetting
  • Camera Calibration Panel
Digital Photography Workflow
  • Adjustments using Develop Module
  • Slideshow Module
  • Creating slideshows using collections
  • Slideshows templates and quick slideshow access
  • Customizing the templates and saving as presets
  • Exporting slideshows
Print Module
  • Using / customizing templates
  • Saving templates
Web Module
  • Creating a Web Gallery (HTML, Flash)
  • Customizing it.
  • Uploading files

Lightroom 5 Introduction

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 18 Aug
  • 20 Oct
  • 08 Dec
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A great introduction to Light Room which is exactly what I was seeking.

William Carr, Rushton, Lightroom - 1 Day Introduction

What's Included

The following are provided for your best experience on this course:

  • All computers for your use with choice of Windows or Mac systems
  • Small class size (limited to a maximum of 4-8 attendees on all sessions)
  • Quality reference manual for post course reference to take away with you
  • 6 months post course support to assist you where needed
  • Official Adobe Authorised Certificate for your successful completion of the course
  • Lunch To give you the most flexible options for lunch we provide lunch vouchers which can be redeemed locally at a number of popular eateries including Pret A Manger, EAT, Starbucks, Tesco, Sainsburys, Boots and Greggs
  • Refreshments to keep you on top form are available for you throughout the course with a full range of teas, coffees and biscuits
  • Pads and pens

Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.



Further details on benefits included with this Adobe Lightroom 5 course:

We are an Adobe Authorised Training Centre and our trainers are Adobe Certified Instructors with years of experience teaching Lightroom. Get the photo skills you need with our experienced Lightroom professionals.

Included with your course booking for all delegates on this course is 6 months free support so if you run into problems or need assistance relating to anything covered during your course we would be happy to assist you during this time.

After your Adobe class with XChange Training you will receive our official Adobe Authorised Training Certificate as a record of your successful completion of the Adobe Certified Lightroom course.

Delegates attending scheduled or bespoke courses at our training centres will receive lunch and plentiful refreshments including tea, coffee and hot chocolate for each day of the course.

Lightroom 5 Introduction

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 18 Aug
  • 20 Oct
  • 08 Dec
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A great introduction to Light Room which is exactly what I was seeking.

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Training Location

This course is provided at the XChange Training Manchester training centre based at:

Piccadilly House
49 Piccadilly
Manchester
M1 2AP


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Piccadilly House is located in the heart of Manchester directly next to the Piccadilly Gardens transport interchange with excellent bus and tram connections and is easily accessed from Piccadilly train Station (5 mins). Victoria station is also close by (around 10 mins).

Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.

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Lightroom 5 Introduction

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 18 Aug
  • 20 Oct
  • 08 Dec
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A great introduction to Light Room which is exactly what I was seeking.

William Carr, Rushton, Lightroom - 1 Day Introduction

Lightroom 5 Introduction

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 18 Aug
  • 20 Oct
  • 08 Dec
Send Course Details Book this training course

A great introduction to Light Room which is exactly what I was seeking.

William Carr, Rushton, Lightroom - 1 Day Introduction

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A great introduction to Light Room which is exactly what I was seeking.

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Lightroom 5 Introduction

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 18 Aug
  • 20 Oct
  • 08 Dec
Send Course Details Book this training course

A great introduction to Light Room which is exactly what I was seeking.

William Carr, Rushton, Lightroom - 1 Day Introduction