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Lightroom Tutorials EP01 // Setup for Success (Video Download)

5.00 out of 5 based on 7 customer ratings
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NOTE: Patreon Supporters get FREE Access to this video and future videos. This would be a great time to become a supporter.

This is part 1 of a series of Lightroom help videos that will guide users of all levels and experience with the task of managing their photos using Adobe Lightroom.

You have Lightroom or you have heard of Lightroom but the whole task of getting started with this program seems daunting. ┬áThis video will help give you exactly what you need to get started – explained simply.

Detailed, step-by-step description of how to create a catalog, where to store your catalog, how import photos from any media (including your hard drive) how to create an organization scheme for your photos to help you find them in the future, and how to use keyboard shortcuts to speed up your workflow.

With the purchase of the video, you’ll also be able to download and print your own keyboard shortcut cheat-sheet to help you through this first lesson.


Your purchase gets you:

  • 1 hour of instruction separated by chapters for easy navigation.
  • Access to the PhotoRec Lightroom Support Group – get your questions answered!
  • Future proof, buyers will have FREE access to updated Lightroom 6 content.

Table of Contents:

  • Brief intro to Lightroom
  • Installation of Lightroom
  • Creating a catalog or catalogs
  • Recommended Organization
  • Importing Image from Camera/Card
  • Importing Existing Images
  • Library Interface
  • Efficiently Navigating Lightroom
  • Overview of Lightroom Preferences

8 Episodes total in series with additional bonus content.  Purchasers of the content now will get free access to the updated Lightroom 6 Guide when released.

Length: 56 minutes
Instructor: Toby Gelston
Software Required: Lightroom
Additional Gear Suggested: None

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7 reviews for Lightroom Tutorials EP01 // Setup for Success (Video Download)

  1. 5 out of 5

    I am a person that hates editing photo’s so I never really started to learn anything from lightroom. Jut go in and do what I have to do and get out of it. This video is so easy to follow and understand that I already learned things to help me. I am now interested in learning it thanks to Toby!

  2. 5 out of 5

    I had installed Lightroom on my computer a few months ago but really didn’t do anything special with the program because I couldn’t find any proper instructions. Thanks to this video I started to learn how Lightroom works and I can finally get my photo’s organised and hopefully do more with them. Thumbs up for Toby, can’t wait for Vol. 2!

  3. 5 out of 5

    I’ve had Lightroom for a while. I never really used it much other than applying batch changes to photographs. I learned quite a bit from this tutorial about how much more Lightroom could be doing for me. Being a Patreon supporter definitely is going to pay for itself with regular content like this!

  4. 5 out of 5

    Very good start to lightroom if you have never used it before. If you do use it the tips in this lesson will still help you keep your photo library organized. Most other lightroom videos are much more expensive. For the price of this complete series many other places would charge 10 tines as much.

  5. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner)

    I purchased another lightroom tutorial series just a few weeks prior to this coming out. I was disappointing when searching that Toby and Christina did not have a series themselves when I made my purchase. After owning another course and then purchasing this first three part series I say this is heads and tails above the other. You will not be disappointing when buying this instructional series.

  6. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner)

    Are you the same as me. You buy a program install. Choose to have a go before reading the manual. By the time you look for the manual it’s gone. Maybe you just don’t want to go through the book, to much to read. This is how to do it these video’s are well put together. They are explained in a way that any one could understand. These videos are done by people who use the program day in day out, and at an amazing price !!! Try them out what have you got to lose !!!

  7. 5 out of 5

    Excellent episode once again.
    There’s not much to say, the price is so low it’s a robbery.
    Buy. Learn. And remember to thank Toby and Christina for putting up awesomeness on the web.

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