Training - Enhancing Your Photos

They  say you must get it right in the camera, but that is only half the  story. You have to know how to enhance your photographs in  post-processing software to ensure you get the best possible results. We  run workshops in using Adobe Lightroom to both enhance your photos and  also manage them in the Lightroom library.

Lightroom Develop Module

In this workshop we explore the controls in the Lightroom Develop module and use a series of examples to enable you to learn how those controls can be used to improve the appearance of photos.

Lightroom Library Module

We are currently planning a new workshop to show how you can manage your ever-expanding library of photos.

Training Videos

Ed Gregory

Ed Gregory is the man behind 'Photos in Color', a You Tube/website that provides a wealth of excellent training videos. We are featuring his Lightroom videos becuase they are some of the best out there on the internet.


These Lightroom Tutorials for beginners will help you become better at photo editing and are brought to you by:  http://www.photosincolor.com

What is Lightroom?

So What is Lightroom CC? Its photography editing software that can be used to catalogue photos, store images, edit photos and export photos.


In this Video you will learn:  

- What is Lightroom 

- How to use Adobe Lightroom CC 

- Lightroom 6 Basic tutorial 

- Lightroom for beginners 

- Lightroom 6 For beginners 

- What is Adobe CC

Lightroom - Quick Start Guide

In this video tutorial you will learn how to get started quickly with Lightroom CC.    


In this Video you will learn:  

- How to Import Photos into Lightroom 

- How to do a basic edit 

- How to export a photo 

Library Module basics

In this video tutorial I show you all the basic features of the Library module in Lightroom CC / Lightroom 6.   


In this Video you will learn the importance of keeping you photos organised using Lightroom.  

- Catalogs 

- Folders  

- Collections  

- Keywords 

- Metadata

Using Collections

In this video tutorial I show you how use the powerful Collections feature in Lightroom CC / Lightroom 6.


In this Video you will learn how to use collections to keep you photos organised in Lightroom CC.  

- Collections 

- Smart Collections

Lightroom Basic Panel

In this video tutorial I show you how use the Basic Panel In Lightroom CC and Lightroom 6.


In this Video you will learn:  

- How to use White Balance  

- How to set exposure and contrast

- How to use the lights, dark, highlights and shadows sliders

- How use the Vibrance and Contrast sliders 

- How to use the clarity slider

Tone Curve

In this video tutorial I show you how to use the Tone Curve in Lightroom CC / Lightroom 6.    


In this Video you will learn the importance of understanding the tone  curve and how to create special effects with it. I create a special  'film' look using RGB tone curves.   


I cover highlights, mid-tones and darks when editing a photo in  Lightroom CC

The Clarity Tool

Learn how to use Clarity slider in this Lightroom tutorial. Lightroom  Basics. Lightroom editing is a great photography skill to have. learn  the basics of adobe lightroom Clarity tool here.


In this Video you will learn:  

- Basic Lightroom edits 

- Basic panel in Lightroom 

- Grunge effect 

- Clarity Tool in Lightroom 

- Retouching

Hue Saturation and Luminance

What is HSL in Lightroom. In this video tutorial I explain what Hue  Saturation and Luminance are and how to use them in Lightroom to edit  photos.


In this Video you will learn:  

- HSL - Edit Individual colors 

- Highlight Colors 

- Desaturate A Photo

Vibrance And Saturation

Saturation and Vibrance tutorial and how to use them correctly. The  difference between Vibrance and Saturation is important to learn who  using lightroom 6 or Lightroom CC.


In this Video you will learn:  

- Vibrance Lightroom edits 

- Saturation Lightroom edits 

- Basic panel in Lightroom 

- Photograph color toning 

- Retouching

Split Toning & Color Toning

In this Lightroom video tutorial I explain how to use Split Toning   Lightroom CC. Split toning is a powerful editing tool that creates  dramatic edits for landscapes and portraits.


In this Video you will learn:  

- Split toning 

- Color Highlights 

- Color shadows 

- Color Toning

How to crop a photo

In this video tutorial I show you how to master the crop tool in Lightroom CC / Lightroom 6.


In this Video you will learn:  

- How to Crop photos  

- How to resize photos

The Radial Filter

In this Lightroom video tutorial I explain how to use the Radial Filter  to edit photos in Lightroom CC. I edit a portrait in Lightoom as an  example of how to use the radial brush to create blur.


In this Video you will learn:  

- Radial Filter 

- Brush tool 

- Feathering  

- Editing focus for portraits

Spot Removal Tool

In this Lightroom video tutorial I explain how to use the Spot Removal  tool to edit portraits in Lightroom CC. I edit a portrait in Lightoom as  an example of how to do skin retouching in lightroom.


In this Video you will learn:  

- Skin retouch 

- Spot Removal 

- Clone tool 

- Heal tool

Lens Corrections

In this Lightroom tutorial I explain how to do complete lens corrections  in Lightroom CC 2015 and Lightroom 6. Lens Correction In Lightroom.  This includes fix Chromatic Aberration, lens distortion in lightroom and  perspective control in Lightroom CC.


In this Video you will learn:  

- Lens Corrections In  Lightroom 

- Fix Chromatic Aberration  

- Fix Lens distortion

- Fix Vignetting

Full Edit 1

In this  lightroom 6 tutorial I do a full lightroom  retouch on a photo  from the Photos In Color Community. This photo was send in by Danny  Nagashima Jr. and is a photo of Navy Pier in Chicago. I edit this photo  in Lightroom CC so you are able to see how i yould use adobe lightroom  to edit a city skyline.

Full Edit 2

In this  lightroom 6 tutorial Ed Gregory completes a full lightroom   edit on a photo from the Photos In Color Community. Each week I will  select a photo from the Facebook page and do a complete edit on it so  you can see what photo editing techniques I use in lightroom CC. This is  great for Lightroom CC Tutorial for beginners and advance users to  learn lightroom techniques

Editing Landscape Photos

Learn how to edit landscape photos in this Lightroom tutorial. Lightroom 6 and CC is great for Amazing landscape edit.