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Delve into the ultimate guide for professional photographers
Harness the power and flexibility of the latest version of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, version 1.1, with this expert guide. Professional photographers David Huss and David Plotkin show you how to work smarter, faster, and more creatively with their personal tips, tricks, and techniques that you can incorporate into your own workflow.
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 1.1 is a powerful tool that you can integrate into your existing workflow to increase your productivity and improve the overall quality of your work. With this ultimate resource by your side, you’ll learn how to:
•Organize, adjust, process, output, and share digital pictures like the top professionals
•Personalize Lightroom with a custom Identity plate
•Seamlessly transition between Lightroom and your favorite photo editor
•Quickly view and compare multiple shots, pairing selections down to your best work
•Correct images, adjust white balance, and fine-tune tone, balance, and exposure, crop and undo—all without altering your originals!
•Automate your workflow by applying image adjustments to multiple photos
•Output proof and contact sheets
•Develop, print and display your digital pictures for friends and clients, all the while saving valuable time
•Create slide shows and web postings
•And much more…..
As you move from traditional separate image editing applications to this next generation software that was designed specifically for photographers, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 1.1 for the Professional Photographer unveils insider secrets and expert advice in this highly visual guide.
David Huss is a professional photographer and author who has written more than 30 books. His work has been translated into eight languages.
David Plotkin is a technical editor, photographer, and software writer who has written five books and numerous articles.
*The most comprehensive guide available on Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, fully up-to-date with all of the new features of version 1.1
*Learn how to integrate this powerful software into your own workflow to maximize your productivity
*Written by two industry experts and packed with inspiring images to show you what you can achieve with Lightroom 1.1 and this handy guide by your side!
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Learn how to use Lightroom to its full advantage for each photography discipline!
"...Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 1.1 for the Professional Photographer might be the ideal bit of pre-reading for those considering a costly Lightroom purchase: providing a basic overview of how to get started using Lightroom to its full potential, this book provides a great entry point for more serious photographers looking to test out what Adobe's latest has to offer." -- David Rasnake, DigitalCameraReview.com, Feb 2008
Delve into this ultimate guide for fashion, fine arts, photojournalism, portrait, sports, and wedding photographers
Harness the power, flexibility, and precision of Adobe« Photoshops Lightroom ' with this expert guide from photographer and design pro David Huss, with collaboration from Adobes own Bryan ONeil Hughes.
Organize 1000s of images with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom and use it to develop, protect, and showcase large volumes of your digital pictures, while saving valuable time in your workflow.
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom for the Professional Photographer is the only guide exploring each major area of photography (wedding, portrait, sports, fine art, fashion, and photojournalism) with tailored workflow practices for each discipline.
As you move from separate applications to this one do-it-all, next generation software designed specifically for photographers, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom for the Professional Photographer unveils insider secrets and expert advice in this highly visual guide.
Work smarter, faster, and more creatively as you learn best practices in using Lightroom to:
'Organize, adjust, process, output, and share digital pictures like the top professionals
'Create your own personal branding plate
'Seamlessly transition from Bridge to Lightroom
'Automate your workflow
'Set up photo libraries, and pair selections down to best shots
'Correct images, select precision white balance, and fine-tune tone, balance, and exposure, crop and undo'"all without altering your originals!
'Output proof and contact sheets and much more'
*The only guide that covers each major area of photography with tailored workflow practices for each discipline
*Digital photographers will save both time and money learning how to automate their workflow with Photoshop Lightroom
*Insider secrets from professional photographers ensure digital photographers make the most out of Photoshop Lightroom and improve their business
Adobe's Photoshop Lightroom is a major new tool for the digital photographer, and this is the ultimate guide to Photoshop Lightroom from photographer and design pro David Huss, with collaboration from Adobe's own Bryan O'Neil Hughes. Case studies demonstrate how photographers working in different disciplines can use Photoshop Lightroom to organize their 1000s of images. This in-depth, real-world approach shows readers how to use the program to its full potential to develop, protect, and showcase their digital pictures, while saving valuable time in their workflow from capture to print. Readers will be able to work smarter, faster, and more creatively as they learn best practices in using Photoshop Lightroom. Insider secrets and expert advice in this highly visual guide complete the package.
Photographers can learn how to harness the power and flexibility of the latest version of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 1.1 with this expert guide. Renowned photographers Huss and Plotkin show users how to work smarter, faster, and more creatively with their personal tips, tricks, and techniques that they can incorporate into their own workflow.
About the Author
Dave Huss has worked as a professional photographer and author for over 35 years. He has written more than 30 books that have been translated into eight languages. As a popular conference speaker, he has taught workshops in both the US and Europe. David’s photo work has been displayed by the Library of Congress and seen on Nova.David Plotkin has written several books on computer software, including hardware, digital photography, and graphics. He is also a contributor to many magazines (and has written numerous articles); a technical editor; and a photographer of exotic places around the world.
David Plotkin has written several books on computer software, including hardware, digital photography, and graphics. He is also a contributor to many magazines (and has written numerous articles); a technical editor; and a photographer of exotic places around the world.
Table of Contents
Foreword; An Overview of Lightroom; The Lightroom Fast Track; The Import Module; Organize with Library; Quick Develop Within Library; Advance Editing with the Develop Module; Sharing Photos; Printing Photos; Protecting Your Photos; Index