Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Print module for virtual layouts, part of Lightroom Workflow Strategies.
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In this movie, we're going to do something a little bit out of the ordinary, but…this technique can really help you out when you are interested in trying to…create layouts and when you want to create those layouts to be displayed in…other places other than physical or tangible prints.…Well, what we're going to be doing is looking at how we can use the print module…in a non-traditional way.…Rather than using this module in order to create a layout which is going to be…printed, we're going to use this module in order to create a layout which we can…then convert to a JPEG so that that JPEG could be posted, say, on our blog or our…web site--or perhaps on Facebook or another social media site.…
Well, how can we do that? We'll be working with these last few images here, and…before we get to the print module, what we have to do is go to Photoshop.…So here, I am going to go ahead and navigate to Photoshop. And in Photoshop I'm…going to create a new document by going to File and then clicking on New.…
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.