It's not about the software.
It's about what the software can do for you.
Rob Sheppard understands that technology should benefit you, the photographer, helping you create more exciting images.That's exactly what Photoshop Lightroom does. Aided by exquisite color photos and screen shots, Rob shows you how to improve your workflow and produce better photos with Lightroom. You'll learn to use this revolutionary tool in the only context that matters--how it can help you become a more productive photographer.
* Use Lightroom to streamline the process of importing, managing, developing, and presenting quantities of images
Explore nondestructive image processing and color-managed printing
Work with tone curve, adjust white balance, fine-tune vibrance and saturation, and easily correct color
Create your own presets to use again and again based on adjustments you use regularly
Organize and manage images in the Library and set up a customized system
Create eye-popping prints, show-stopping slideshows, and Web galleries that showcase your skills
Make the most of Lightroom's integration with Photoshop
Bring out detail in highlight and shadow areas using Recovery and Fill Light controls.
Effectively optimize existing colors using Split Toning in the Before and After View.
Rob Sheppard is the editor of both Outdoor Photographer and HDVideoPro magazines. His commitment to bringing professional photographers together with technology that benefits their craft is nationally recognized. Rob's work has appeared in National Geographic, and he is the author of several books, including Adobe Camera Raw For Digital Photographers Only, also published by Wiley.
Table of Contents
About the Author.
Part I What is Lightroom All About?
Chapter 1 Introduction to the Photoshop Lightroom Concept.
Chapter 2 The Basics of Lightroom.
Chapter 3 Lightroom Starts with the Camera.
Part II Using Lightroom Modules.
Chapter 4 Library Module Basics.
Chapter 5 Organizing Images in the Library Module.
Chapter 6 Image Processing in the Develop Module.
Chapter 7 Added Processing in the Develop Module.
Chapter 8 Presentation Possibilities in the Slideshow Module.
Chapter 9 Making a Better Show in Slideshow.
Chapter 10 Making Sense of the Print Module.
Chapter 11 From Good to Great Printing with Print.
Chapter 12 The Web Module.
Part III The Photoshop Partnership.
Chapter 13 Going Between Lightroom and Photoshop.