Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Finishing the retouching in Lightroom, part of Using Lightroom and Photoshop Elements Together.
- This is the third movie in a series of movies…about retouching a portrait using…Lightroom and Elements together.…To recap what we've done so far, in the first movie,…we started with a PSD version of this photo.…And we added some adjustments in Lightroom…and then passed it from Lightroom to Elements…using the Edit a Copy with Lightroom Adjustments option.…In the second movie, we did some extra…retouching in Elements and we saved…from Elements back to Lightroom.…Now, let's see what we've got here in Lightroom.…If you look at the filmstrip at the bottom of the Develop…module, you'll see that there are two versions of the file.…
The version we're looking at now is the PSD version.…The version that we started…with in the first movie in the series.…And it displays just the initial Lightroom adjustments…that I applied in that first movie.…Cropping, some basic panel adjustments,…and a negative clarity adjustment…with the Adjustment Brush to soften the model's skin.…These edits remain editable here in Lightroom.…So if I wanted to, I could come over to the basic panel,…
In this course, photographer and author Jan Kabili shows how to combine both programs. She begins with details on how to set up Lightroom and Photoshop Elements for maximum compatibility. The course then covers strategies for working with photos in a variety of formats (including raw), and practical scenarios for using Lightroom and Photoshop Elements together. Learn how to composite multiple photos with layers and selections, retouch portraits, and add creative effects and text to photos. Want to move to Lightroom permanently? Jan also shows how to upgrade a catalog from Elements to Lightroom.
- Why should you use Lightroom and Elements together?
- Setting up Elements as Lightroom's editor
- Editing raw photos and TIFFs, PSDs, and JPEGs
- Blending bracketed exposures
- Stitching panoramas
- Adding creative effects, text, and graphics
- Upgrading a catalog from Lightroom to Elements
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Setting Up Elements as Lightroom's External Editor
2. Working with Raw Photos
3. Working with TIFFs, PSDs, and JPEGs
4. Practical Uses of Lightroom and Elements Together
5. Upgrading a Catalog from Lightroom to Elements
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