Part 1: Learn to Edit Newborn Images with Lightroom and Photoshop

Ria Green, Newborn Photographer

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9 Videos (32m)
    • Introduction

      0:28
    • 2 You'll need

      1:08
    • Import to Lightroom

      1:24
    • Culling your images

      2:03
    • Edit beanbag and backdrop fade

      12:27
    • Edit parent images

      4:45
    • Edit macro images

      4:42
    • Edit Potato Sack Pose

      4:53
    • Thank you!

      0:28

About This Class

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Struggling to get your newborn images to look natural yet beautiful? I will teach you how to edit your newborn images easily in Photoshop and Lightroom with the aim of preserving baby's skintone and texture and not to over-edit their delicate features but to rather let their natural beauty shine through.  

PLEASE NOTE:  If you do not use Lightroom, or want to skip that part of the processing workflow or even those that want to save the expense of buying the presets for Lightroom, please check out my class on how to edit in Photoshop only! There I will also show you how to edit in Adobe Camera Raw which is the part of Photoshop that deals with RAW images.

But if you do make use of both Lightroom and Photoshop you will learn the following in this class:

Import to Lightroom

Cull your images in Lightroom

Edit in Lightroom

Edit in Photoshop

It isn't necessary to buy presets or actions, but if there's something out there that can make your life a little easier, why not? 

I hope you enjoy my class!

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Thank you Ria Newborn editing can take quite a while and if you do not know where to start or when to edit what in your workflow, it can become quite daunting. Your explanations are clear and step-by-step. Thank you for sharing!
Quick and easy, Lots of relevant info!! Thank you Ria!

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Ria Green

Newborn Photographer

I'm a photographer specializing in newborns and babies. I reside in Bloemfontein, South Africa.

I am married to Brent, and we have two children, a girl, Caitlin and a boy, Joshua. We have three dogs, two cats, two hamsters and a goldfish!

Newborn babies are my absolute passion, they make me happy! I love being able to work with them! Photography is my second passion and how awesome that I can combine these two wonderful passions into my job every day!

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