Mastering Lightroom (1-on-1 Workshop)

Instructor: Seng Mah
Level: Beginner – Intermediate
Venue: Venture Studio @ Suite 5 (Upstairs), 133 High Street, Fremantle or your own home (conditions apply)
Duration: 3 hours
Location: Venture Studio, at Suite 3, 133 High Street, Fremantle
Cost: $550 inc GST (Notes are provided)


Adobe Lightroom is perhaps the most popular and widely used digital cataloguing and Raw post-production software for photographers. If you’re brand new to Lightroom and would like to learn how to use this powerful system, this hands-on, personalised workshop will show you, step-by-step, how to get the most out of Lightroom.


Lightroom Develop Module


You’ll learn how Lightroom works to set up and manage your catalogue of digital images and how to use Lightroom’s range of post-processing tools to bring your photographic vision to fruition. More specifically, the 1-on-1 workshop covers the following:

  • Importing your images into your Lightroom catalogue
  • Key wording and meta tagging for easy and effective searching
  • Using the Library Module tools to view, filter search and rate your images
  • Using Collections to group your images
  • Using the Develop Module to post-process your Raw images
  • Correcting for lens distortion and other aberrations
  • Adjusting exposure, contrast and colour temperature
  • Effective use of the Highlights and Shadows sliders
  • Using the Crop and Straighten tool in Lightroom
  • Making spot adjustments in Lightroom
  • Using the graduated and radial filters in Lightroom
  • Effective use of the spot removal tool
  • Adjusting colours in Lightroom
  • Adjusting tonal contrast in Lightroom
  • Digital black and white using Lightroom
  • Using Lightroom Develop Presets
  • Improving your workflow using the Synchronisation function
  • Creating Virtual Copies to let you create different versions of the same image
  • Noise reduction in Lightroom
  • Sharpening your images in Lightroom
  • Exporting your images for Web and Print – image size, resolution, file format and colour space
  • Watermarking your images using Lightroom


Lightroom Library Module


You’ll need to have the following items to do this workshop:

  • A laptop or computer with the latest version of Lightroom installed.
  • A mouse or tablet.
  • Around 5-10 Raw images from a recent shoot you have done. These images can be stored on your laptop/computer or on an external hard drive. NOTE: These must be Raw format images.


2-on-1 Workshops

If you have a friend who would like to participate in an exclusive customised workshop, we offer 2-on-1 workshops for $775. 2-on-1 workshops are great for personalised learning as there is still plenty of opportunity for you to ask questions and learn on an individual level, while sharing the cost of the workshop with another photographer. If you would like to book in as a 2-on-1 for this workshop, please let us know when you contact us below.




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