These sessions teach the basic functions of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom® image editing software. Lightroom® can smoothe out the rocky road of file management for our digital photography needs. Learn to use the program's intuitive features that allow us to easily convert RAW files, sort, edit and organize large numbers of digital images.

Through a vast array of easy-to-use features, Lightroom® also provides a way to exercise creative control during the crucial 'development' stage in the digital photography process. One area where Lightroom® really shines is when we want to create strong collections of photographs, while also shaping their style.

In person sessions are a minimum of two consecutive hours for 195.00 cdn. total. Longer sessions can be arranged. Skype or Team Viewer sessions are 115.00 cdn per hour - one hour minimum. All sessions are confirmed with prepayment. 

Topics:

  • Importing photos into Lightroom
  • Organizing your folders of images
  • The sorting and choosing process made easy
  • Cropping the efficient way
  • Adjusting white balance
  • Converting RAW files and non-destructive editing
  • Creating slideshows and Internet galleries

What you'll learn:

  • To streamline your workflow and make it part of your creative process
  • To explore and discover the hidden power in your 'dead' photographs
  • To edit, sort, crop and prepare a portfolio of digital photographs for presentation
  • The five modules of Lightroom and their functions

Cost:
A two-hour Adobe Lightroom workshop costs $195.00 Cdn for one person. The Lightroom sessions will take place at a mutually agreed location whether it's the student's home, a café or the instructor's studio. Want to learn with some friends? call for a quote on a group discount.

Registration:
Contact by phone (office 416-778-6521 - mobile 647 286 1705) or email (michael@michaelobrienphoto.com) to book a time. Payment can be made online using the PayPal form on this site. Full payment at least five days prior will confirm the date for the session.

Working with Groups Worldwide:
All of Michael's teaching formats can be modified for group settings and delivered at the location of your choice anywhere in the world. In this case workshop fees are per person; location, travel and production fees will be extra. Detailed estimates are available on request. Michael currently teaches these skills in college programs throughout the Greater Toronto Area.


Michael is known primarily for the intuitive, natural way that he photographs people and places. His formal portraits, as well as his travel and documentary images of people are all built on a foundation of trust and respect. Michael's work explores the themes of identity in the individual, the family and the community.

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