Lightroom Foundation Class

    Suitable for complete beginners, this course takes you from installing and setting up Adobe Lightroom, to the editing and retouching

    Digital class

    7 hour class

    Beginners welcome

    7 Printing House Yard, E2

    What you'll learn

    Suitable for complete beginners, this course takes you from installing and setting up Adobe Lightroom, to the editing and retouching of different file types using the software.

    In this class

    The Lightroom Foundation Class walks attendees through the process of setting up the software, and teaches each student how to use the software to edit and retouch images efficiently. Our experienced tutors guide each attendee through the 3 modules; Library, Develop and Output.

    Library Module;

    • Import / Export
    • Creating metadata pre-sets
    • Captions and keywords
    • Renaming files
    • Organising in collections and smart collections
    • Editing using flags, filters and ratings

    Develop Module;

    • Histogram
    • Tone adjustments, corrections for under / over exposure
    • White balance & adjustment
    • Contrast & clarity, vibrancy and saturation
    • Using tone curves
    • HSL / Colour / B&W
    • Sharpening
    • Noise reduction
    • Lens corrections
    • Effects
    • Virtual copies
    • Camera calibration
    • Cropping and straightening, aspect ratios
    • Spot removal and Localised adjustments
    • Graduated filters and the adjustment brush
    • Linking Lightroom with Photoshop

    Output Module;

    • Export
    • File formats and their usages
    • Size and resolution
    • Overview of Map, Book, Slideshow, Print and Web Modules

    Now you can

    • Use Lightroom to efficiently organize, edit and retouch your images
    • Create professional-standard images
    • Improve past images to an acceptable standard

    Did you know?

    Lightroom allows the user to set up 'pre-sets' which are groups of settings which can be applied instantly to an image - though we advise getting to know each setting individually before applying the same one to every image.

    Dates & times

    Sat 11 Nov, 10:30am - 5:30pm

    Fri 19 Jan, 10:30am - 5:30pm

    Fri 23 Feb, 10:30am - 5:30pm

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    Class location

    7 Printing House Yard, Hackney

    15 Hackney Road

    E2 7PR


    About your host, Photography Course London

    Photography Course London is a Photography school based in East London, Shoreditch, offering a wide variety of courses and classes, from Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced DSLR Photography to Post-Production Courses. You can engage in classes in the evening, daytime and on Saturday, in the classroom or fully practical, on location or in the studio. Their approach revolves around a focus on small sized classes at affordable prices, with experienced and skilled teachers as well as practitioners in the professional photographic industry. Click with photography by learning from the best.

    Find us:

    • Just a stones throw away from… Old Steet Tube Station

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    Flexible cancellation policy

    Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.