The Adobe Lightroom eBook for Digital Photographers


book cover
The Adobe® Lightroom™ eBook for Digital Photographers
By Scott Kelby
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Publisher: New Riders
Pub Date: March 21, 2006
Print ISBN-10: 0-321-43736-5
Print ISBN-13: 978-0-321-43736-5
Pages: 177
 

Table of Contents  | Index
overview

You've just downloaded the brand-new, free Beta version of Lightroom, the revolutionary new workflow application from Adobe. Now what? Pick up this ebook, written by best-selling author Scott Kelby, to give you all the dirt you need on Lightroom to allow you to work faster, smarter, and more creatively. You'll learn the essential shortcuts you need to know to save hours every week, the best ways to import and organize your images, which tools and features to really hone in on to get the most out of this application, how to manage your photos like a pro, plus all the inside secrets on processing raw images. You'll also learn how to use Lightroom together with Photoshop to get the best, most efficient workflow, along with the best images. Finally, the book is loaded with tips, tricks, and insights that will absolutely transform the way you work with digital images!



book cover
The Adobe® Lightroom™ eBook for Digital Photographers
By Scott Kelby
...............................................
Publisher: New Riders
Pub Date: March 21, 2006
Print ISBN-10: 0-321-43736-5
Print ISBN-13: 978-0-321-43736-5
Pages: 177
 

Table of Contents  | Index

   Copyright
   Acknowledgments
   Other Books By Scott Kelby
   About the Author
   An Unexpected Q & A Section
    Chapter 1.  Importing Getting Your Photos into Lightroom
      Getting Your Photos Into Lightroom
      Where Your Photos Wind Up
    Chapter 2.  Navigation Finding Your Way Around
      Working with Lightroom's Modules
      Putting the Focus on Your Photos
      Adding Your Studio's Identity to Lightroom's Interface
    Chapter 3.  Library Organizing Your Photos
      Separating the Keepers from the Losers
      Sorting Your Photos in the Grid View
      One-Click Sorting by Using Collections
      Staying Organized by Assigning Keywords
    Chapter 4.  Quick Develop Making Minor Adjustments
      Using Quick Develop for Quick Fixes
      Editing Multiple Images the Easy Way
    Chapter 5.  Develop Making Serious Adjustments
      The Basic Adjustments Aren't Basic
      Using the Tone Curve
      Converting to Black and White, and Split Toning
      Adjusting Individual Colors Using HSL Color Tuning
      Sharpening and Reducing Noise
      Fixing Problems Caused by the Camera
      Cropping and Straightening
      Overcoming Color Problems Inherent in Some Cameras
      Creating Your Own Presets
      Jumping from Lightroom to Photoshop and Back
    Chapter 6.  Slideshow Sharing Your Photos Onscreen
      Getting Photos Into Your Slide Show
      Customizing the Look of Your Slides
      Customizing the Background
      Adding and Editing Drop Shadows
      Adding Text to Your Slides
      Saving Your Custom Layout as a Template
      Playing Your Slide Show
      Exporting Your Slide Show to the Web
    Chapter 7.  Print Printing Your Photos
      Printing Essentials
      Printing Contact Sheets (or More Than One Photo on One Page)
   Inside Back Cover
   Index