Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic for Dummies, 2nd Edition

  • 6h 29m
  • Rob Sylvan
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2022

Learn to make your digital photos *pop* with easy-to-follow help using AI-powered software from Adobe

With no prior photography or editing experience necessary, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic For Dummies delivers a must-have walkthrough for taking your photos to the next level using Adobe’s powerful consumer software. You’ll learn the fundamentals of opening your pictures, managing your photo library, and fixing common problems—like redeye and poor lighting—before jumping into more advanced topics, like creating slideshows and troubleshooting problems.

The perfect place to begin learning how to improve your family photos, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic For Dummies also helps you discover:

  • How to take control of and organize your photo library
  • How to apply common artificial intelligence-powered photo enhancements with the click of a mouse
  • Ways to share your photos with the world, both digitally and on paper

The premier jumping-off point for aspiring photo editors everywhere, this book is a can’t-miss resource for anyone who wants to make the most of their digital photo collection and for professionals who want to expand their design skillset by learning Adobe Lightroom Classic.

About the Author

Rob Sylvan (Newmarket, NH) is a freelance trainer, instructional designer, writer, web developer, and photographer. Rob has been a KelbyOne (formerly the National Association of Photoshop Professionals) Help Desk Specialist since 2006. He became the Photoshop Lightroom Help Desk specialist when version 1 was released in February 2007. Rob is a regular contributor to Photoshop User magazine, he writes scripts for their Camera Basics classes, works behind-the-scenes at Photoshop World, and reviews all of the online video classes before they appear on KelbyOne. He is also an adjunct faculty member of the Visual Arts Department at the New Hampshire Technical Institute, and co-owner of The Digital Photo Workshops. He is also a founding member of Stocksy United (a stock photography co-op).

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Getting to Know Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic
  • Working with Catalogs
  • Lightroom Classic Basics That You Should Know
  • Tackling the Lightroom Classic Import Process
  • Viewing and Finding Photos in the Library
  • Getting Organized with the Library
  • Exploring the Library Module's Advanced Features
  • Editing Photos in the Develop Module
  • Solving Problems and Saving Time
  • Taking Your Photos to the Next Level
  • Exporting Copies and using External Editors
  • Designing a Book
  • Producing a Slideshow
  • Printing Your Work
  • Creating a Web Gallery
  • Ten Things to Know about using Lightroom Classic and Lightroom Together
  • Ten Things to Know about Organizing and Editing in Lightroom
  • Ten Things to Know about using the Lightroom Mobile Camera