In Photoshop Lightroom 3 Advanced Techniques, photographer Chris Orwig shows how to master the subtleties of Lightroom 3 and maximize its efficiency. The course begins with an in-depth exploration of Lightroom catalogs to keep track of photos, collections, keywords, stacks, and more. Along the way, Chris shows how to integrate Bridge and Photoshop in the Lightroom workflow and shares advanced techniques, including image editing with the adjustment brush, automating actions, using plug-ins and extensions, exporting to email or an FTP server, and more. Exercise files are included with the course.
Maximizing file compatibility
Speeding up the workflow with automation
Working with catalogs, collections, and folders
Diagramming multiple catalogs and computers
Performing and restoring backups
Setting up tethered capture
Advanced retouching techniques, such as eye enhancement and blemish reduction