Adobe Lightroom 2

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 software is essential for today's digital photography workflow. Learn how you can quickly import, process, manage, and showcase your images from one shot to an entire shoot.

With Lightroom 2 skills you’ll spend less time in front of the computer and more time behind the lens. Learn Adobe’s toolbox for professional photographer’s, which provides one easy application for managing, adjusting, and presenting large volumes of digital photographs. This comprehensive course starts with the basics of image management and takes you step by step all the way through Lightroom’s powerful features.

This course is designed for those students who wish to learn the fundamentals and functionality of Adobe Lightroom CS4.

Basic Class Info

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for photographers, image editors, or who wish to learn the fundamentals and functionality of Adobe Lightroom CS4.


Prerequisites

You should be familiar with either the Windows or Macintosh operating systems.


Workflows Benefiting from Adobe Lightroom 2

Photographers

Image Editors

Corporate Publishers

Prepress Workflows

Graphic Design Studios

Web Developers & Content creators

Cross–Media Publishers


Basic Pricing & Training Options

Pricing & Training Overview

KLH Basic Consulting & Training Rates

Feel free to click on any of the links below to get a general idea of our basic rates. We feel you will find them quite reasonable and competitive with the “traditional one shoe fits all” options available elsewhere.

Drop us a line and let us know what your specific workflow needs are and we will be glad to send you personal quote. We will also target any quotes to your needs and will work with you to stay within budget restraints and still deliver the best training possible.

We can also help you develop your workflow via consulting and onsite outsourcing.

FrameMaker structured workflows are especially welcome here at KLH.

Phone: 508.362.8206

Email: mab@klhpublishing.com

Online Form: Click Here Now

vText Link: Click Here Now use 508.362.8206 or 508.364.5750

Some pricing options require that travel costs and training materials are extra.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote.


OnSite Training

If you send 12 people to a traditional classroom setting you’ll end up paying around $8,000+. This doesn’t include the costs of travel & lodging. Trying to coordinate schedules and down time are also hidden budget killers.

Bring KLH onsite for a set training fee that uses a custom course outline that targets your specific workflow. No per person limits or add on fees. You also get the advantage of onsite consulting since we can get a look at the real workflow in an up close and real world situation.

In-house Rates

$1,500 One Day

$2,500 Two Days

$3,000 Three Days

$4,800 Full Week

Travel costs and training materials are extra.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote.


ClassRoom Training

Classroom training is possible via our training partners in most major US Cities. It is useful when Onsite training is not possible or when combining several students with other clients can help keep budgets within reason.

Most classes run 3 days or can be configured to cover specific topics within your workflow.

ClassRoom Rates per Student

One to Three Students $1,200

Four to Five Students $1,000

Five to Eight Students $850

Eight Students plus $750

Costs are based upon a per student fee.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote.


OnLine Training

Online training has the advantage of training employees at one time who are located in different locations.

It also has the advantage of eliminating travel and lodging costs from the training budget.

It will require a reliable connection to the Internet for those involved.

Online classes can be configured to cover specific topics within your workflow as well as provide traditional training to participants in remote locations at the same time.

Timeframes possible can be from a few hours to several days.

OnLine per Day Rates per Student

One to Three Students $450

Three to Five Students $325

Five to Eight Students $275

Eight Students plus $225

Costs can be based upon a per student fee or a flat fee for seminars.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote


Private Training

Most people will agree that private training is the best option for intensive learning. It is a great option for career changers or those who work within an intensive workflow.

All attention is on you and discounts for software packages such as any of the Adobe Suites can make it actually more cost effective than the traditional training offered anywhere else. Contact us now for a great deal.

Training can be done OnSite, OnLine, or at a designated location.

Private training runs 2 to 5 days depending on the workflow and needs of the client.

Private Rates per class

One to Three Days $1,650

Four to Five Days $2,400

Two Weeks $3,850

Costs are based upon a per student fee. Rates can be discounted for software packages such as any of the Adobe Software Suites.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote.


KLH Job Contracting & Outsourcing Services

KLH Basic Consulting & Training Rates

Feel free to rollover any of the links above to get a general idea of our basic rates. We feel you will find them quite reasonable and competitive with the “traditional one shoe fits all” options available elsewhere

Drop us a line and let us know what your specific workflow needs are and we will be glad to send you personal quote. We will also target any quotes to your needs and will work with you to stay within budget restraints and still deliver the best training possible.

We can also help you develop your workflow via consulting and onsite outsourcing.

FrameMaker structured workflows are especially welcome here at KLH.

Phone: 508.362.8206

Email: mab@klhpublishing.com

Online Form: Click Here Now

vText Link: Click Here Now use 508.362.8206 or 508.364.5750

Some pricing options require that travel costs and training materials are extra.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote.


Class & Topics Outlines

Topics Outline

Lightroom 2 Topics Outline
What’s new in Lightroom
The Lightroom workflow
Workspace overview
Importing photos into Lightroom
The Library module
Adjustments in the Develop module
Exporting photos: Basic workflow
Editing in Photoshop
Creating slide shows: Basic workflow
Printing photos: Basic workflow
Creating web galleries: Basic workflow
Workspace and setup
Customizing the workspace
Viewing photos in the Filmstrip
Viewing photos in Loupe view
Color management
Importing photos
Importing photos into your library
Importing automatically
Organizing photos in the catalog
Library module overview
Browsing the catalog
Managing photos
Photo collections
Grouping photos into stacks
Filtering and rating photos
Viewing and editing metadata
Keywords
Finding photos in the catalog
The Quick Develop panel
Developing photos
Develop module overview

Adjusting image color and tone
Working in grayscale
Retouching and correcting flaws
Applying local adjustments
Develop adjustments to other photos
Managing image history and snapshots
Exporting photos
Exporting photos to disk
Exporting photos using presets
Export plug-ins
Editing in other applications
Editing in other applications overview
Edit photos in Photoshop
Creating & viewing slide shows
Slideshow module panels and tools
Specifying the slide layout
Adding overlays to slides
Playing and exporting slide shows
Printing photos
Print module overview
Laying out photos using a Grid template
Laying out photos in a picture package
Printing overlay text and graphics
Setting resolution & color management
Creating web photo galleries
Web module panels and tools
Specifying web gallery layouts
Adding text to web galleries
Previewing a web photo gallery
Exporting a web photo gallery
Uploading a web photo gallery

Class Outline

Quick Tour of Photoshop Lightroom
Understanding how Lightroom works
The Lightroom workspace
The Lightroom modules
A typical workflow
Importing photos
Reviewing and organizing
Developing and Editing
Sharing your work
Getting Help
Introducing the Workspace
Getting started
Toggling screen modes
Adjusting the workspace layout
Working with left and right panel groups
Working with the main display area
Importing
Getting started
The import process
Importing photos from a digital camera
Importing images from a hard disk
Importing via drag and drop
Importing from other catalogs
Importing from a watched folder
Reviewing
Getting started
Viewing and managing your images
Switching views
Flagging picks and rejects
Deleting images
Grouping images in the Quick Collection
Working with the Filmstrip
Organizing and Selecting
Getting started
Organizing folders
Using collections to organize images
Applying keyword tags
Using Flags and Ratings
Adding Metadata
Using the Painter tool
Finding and filtering files
Renaming and reconnecting missing files
Developing and Editing
Getting started
Quick Develop
The Develop module
Cropping, rotating, and flipping images
Undoing and redoing
Remembering changes
Removing spots

Applying basic color corrections
Making discrete color adjustments
Synchronizing settings
Local corrections
Working with and external image editor
Creating Slideshows
Getting started
Playing an impromptu slideshow
Setting up a slideshow
The Lightroom Slideshow module
Choosing a slideshow template
Customizing your slideshow template
Adjusting the playback settings
Saving the customized slideshow template
Exporting a slideshow
Printing Images
Getting started
About the Lightroom Print module
Lightroom print templates
Selecting a print template
Customizing print templates
Saving your customized print template
Configuring the output settings
Using color management
Saving print settings as
an output collection
Publishing Photos on the Web
Getting started
The Lightroom Web module
Creating a basic web gallery
Creating a new collection
Customizing your web gallery
Previewing the gallery
Saving your custom template
Exporting your gallery
Uploading a web gallery to a web server
Backups and Exporting Photos
Getting started
Preventing data loss
Backing up the catalog file
Backing up the library
Exporting photos