My Lightroom compendium: fundamentals of Adobe LR, explanation for beginners (includes my presets)

Luca Foscili, Portrait photographer & retoucher

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7 Videos (48m)
    • Intro

      1:19
    • Importing files & interface

      6:00
    • Develop: Tools

      8:45
    • Develop: Adjustments

      20:54
    • Metadata

      7:14
    • Where to install presets

      2:42
    • Password for the presets pack

      0:39

About This Class

Hi everyone!

This is my personal starter guide for Adobe Lightroom: if you aren't familiar with this software this should be the first class you ever enroll to if you want to learn from me.

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I'll be explaining:

  1.  the functions I use the most;
  2.  the What & the Why of every button I press in my own post production classes.

I will keep it updated every time I create something new that could be useful to you too.

That's how the class is composed:

  • 1st section: dedicated to the interface of Lightroom and how to import your photos in it;
  • 2nd and 3rd sections: I will explain how the tools in the Develop frame should be used;
  • 4th section: I explain the meaning of metadata and how to add them to your photos.

Let me know if I could add something else in this Compendium: something you didn't understand in the lessons, the explanation of something, etc.

Check out my website if you want to contact me directly: www.lucafoscili.com.

I'll try to give my Skillshare Premium students support any time I can! :)

27.05.2017 update: Preset pack added to class' project, the password is in the lesson "Password for the presets pack".

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It's my first time working with Lr and this class helped me make a quick review of the tools and workspace. I recommend it if your never used Lr before

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Luca Foscili

Portrait photographer & retoucher

I'm Luca Foscili, an award winning photographer and retoucher specializing in portraits.

I'm from Italy and I started my professional photography career in early 2017.

By watching my classes you're going to learn my post production method.

You can also download utilities for Lightroom and Photoshop, more info below.

Lightroom (here you can download all my LR presets) Dodge and burn Portrait workflow v3.0 (here you can download my PS actions)

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