Lightroom 5 Essentials: 06 Creating Slideshows and Web Galleries
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Lightroom 5 Essentials: 06 Creating Slideshows and Web Galleries

with Chris Orwig

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Welcome, my name is Chris Orwig.
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  1. 1m 36s
    1. Welcome
      1m 36s
  2. 20m 52s
    1. Introducing web galleries
      3m 13s
    2. Overview of domain names and hosting
      3m 56s
    3. Using collections to group images
      3m 13s
    4. Renaming and reordering images
      4m 57s
    5. Creating collections of virtual copies
      5m 33s
  3. 30m 42s
    1. Using web gallery templates
      6m 17s
    2. Selecting images with flags
      5m 27s
    3. Creating web gallery collections
      3m 49s
    4. Customizing web gallery site info
      5m 46s
    5. Changing the gallery's color and appearance
      4m 1s
    6. Adding captions and titles
      2m 35s
    7. Saving custom templates
      2m 47s
  4. 19m 14s
    1. Working with JPEG compression and using the Quality slider
      1m 37s
    2. Adding watermarks and sharpening photos
      5m 40s
    3. Uploading HTML galleries
      3m 50s
    4. Uploading Flash galleries
      5m 44s
    5. Exploring online web gallery resources
      2m 23s
  5. 39m 28s
    1. Creating an impromptu slideshow
      2m 56s
    2. Slideshow and collections
      3m 31s
    3. Using slideshow templates and customizing the layout
      5m 27s
    4. Adding slideshow overlays
      6m 39s
    5. Fine-tuning the slideshow and creating custom templates
      2m 40s
    6. Customizing the background
      4m 56s
    7. Adding beginning and ending title slides
      2m 26s
    8. Working with a soundtrack and playback options
      4m 31s
    9. Slideshow playback options
      1m 30s
    10. Exporting slideshows as JPEG, PDF, or video
      4m 52s
  6. 9m 58s
    1. Selecting the video files
      2m 28s
    2. Changing image order and customizing the layout
      3m 27s
    3. Adding a soundtrack and balancing the audio levels
      4m 3s
  7. 49s
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Show off your hard work; display your photographs with the easy-to-build slideshows and web galleries in Lightroom. They're a straightforward way to display images on the web, on the desktop, or projected onto a screen. In this breezy segment of Lightroom 5 Essentials, Chris Orwig explains how to select your best images and group them into collections, apply a design template, and customize the look and feel of your web gallery or slideshow. Then learn about watermarking photos for copyright protection, uploading HTML and Flash galleries to a website, and adding a soundtrack and titles to a slideshow. Plus, discover how to create video-based slideshows, new to Lightroom 5.

Topics include:
  • Getting your slideshow or gallery on the web
  • Grouping images in collections
  • Renaming and reordering images
  • Changing the color and appearance of a web gallery
  • Creating a slideshow or web gallery with images and video
  • Adding captions and titles to photos
  • Saving custom templates
  • Uploading HTML and Flash galleries to a web server
  • Creating an impromptu slideshow
  • Customizing a slideshow layout
  • Adjusting slideshow playback options
  • Exporting a slideshow as a JPEG, a PDF, or a video
Chris Orwig


Welcome, my name is Chris Orwig. I'm a photographer, author, and educator, and welcome to this series, Lightroom 5 Essentials. You know, Lightroom has quickly become one of the most dominant image editing tools in the world. And if you're curious to learn why, and to discover how to use Lightroom to improve your workflow and your photographs, well you've come to the right place. The goal for this series is to cover what you need to know in order to begin to achieve professional results.

In this installment, the sixth in our series, we'll focus in on how we can create slideshows and web galleries. You know, so often in digital photography, our photographs are quote, buried, or lost on our hard drives. Well this is a course which will help you to get your photographs out there, and to share those images with the world. In this course, we'll be covering a range of topics, let me highlight a few. We'll talk about how we can use the web module in order to create web galleries. And we'll start off looking at how we can use templates, and how we can then customize those templates and eventually upload our online galleries so we can share our photographs with others.

We'll also explore how we can work with the slideshow module, which gives you the ability to design custom slideshows. Here we'll begin working with templates and then, we'll explore how we can customize the overall layout. We'll also examine how we can export our slideshow to different file formats, whether that's JPEG, PDF or video. Now we will be covering all of these topics and more. So without further delay, let's begin.

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