Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video Evaluating and processing the photos, part of Lightroom Workflow Strategies.
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In this chapter, we're going to look at some workflow techniques that are going…to be a bit more creative and free flowing, and in this first movie I want to…take a look at how we can use color creatively inside of Lightroom.…One of the reasons why I love photography is because you can use photography to…experiment, to express, to discover, and to grow. And sometimes as photographers…we capture images just to test out ideas, just to try to discover something new.…And that was the case with these photographs. These are personal pictures.…These are pictures which aren't created for a client or for a portfolio or for…anything but myself.…
These particular photographs here are captured at Brooks Institute, where I teach…a photography school.…I wanted to test out these lights. Now I never use lights.…So I set these up and I asked a few of the students who were walking by to step…in front of the camera, and this is what I got.…And so I wanted to just have some fun with these.…My intent with my workflow, it is not efficiency, it is not learning how to…
The second workflow covers location shoots for travel photography. Chris shows how to label photos with travel-specific keywords and add locations to photos with the Lightroom Map module. At home the images can be added to catalogs, laid out in a book format, or printed on multi-image sheets.
The final two methodologies cover the editorial or commercial process and a more personal and creative one. Whatever the shooting scenario, this course offers an organized and comprehensive workflow for taking photographs through the editing process in Lightroom.