Adobe Lightroom expert Skott Chandler guides you through essential software skills to streamline your digital workflow and create your best images yet. Learn how to use Lightroom to import files from various sources, and quickly catalog hundreds of images for easy access. Find out how to use the Library module to efficiently sort, rank and group your images, and delve into the Develop module to instantly apply adjustments to multiple photos. Dramatically improve the quality of your shots with customized presets for modifying white balance, contrast, sharpness and color. Plus, get Skott’s easy-to-use tips for locating lost files, backing up your photos and using metadata to leave your digital fingerprint on your images.
Get the most from your Photoshop software with step-by-step guidance from award-winning photographer and Photoshop expert Skott Chandler. First, learn how to navigate Photoshop like a pro and create convenient custom settings to achieve the results you want on every photo you edit. Then, get tips keeping your files organized and confidently make adjustments to raw files. Next, develop a deeper understanding of the tools available to you in Photoshop and get helpful tricks for retouching portraits and landscapes using color correct, masking and more. Plus, kiss rips, stains and fading goodbye when you discover how to return treasured photos to their original beauty with a few simple steps.