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Beginning Adobe Lightroom Classic with Natasha Calzatti – Live Online

August 21 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

| $195.00

Ticket Registration

This course is held on 3 consecutive days: Friday August 21st, 22nd and 23rd 10am – 1pm each day 20 minute break provided each day.  This Class is Limited to 10 Student Only!  
*NOTE: This is a Lightroom Classic course, (same as older Lightroom version 5-6/CC). NOT Cloud Lightroom.
Technical Level: Beginner
Requirements: Adobe Lightroom Classic installed.  Access to digital photos on a local drive or external hard drive.
Enrollment Limit: 10 students
This is a Distance Learning class takes place via Zoom. We encourage you to install and test the software on your device prior to the class.
Course Description:
Many photographers are finding Adobe Lightroom Classic to be the perfect tool for organizing, processing and enhancing images. This beginner Lightroom course shows you step-by-step how to take control of your digital photography workflow.
Discover the most efficient method for downloading images into Lightroom and organizing them. Quickly import and manage your photo collection in a library that makes finding and editing your photos easy. Learn the best way to make global and tonal corrections to your images and take advantage of new world-class noise reduction capabilities. Convert images to black and white, as well as add tonal overlays, and film grain textures.
Topics Covered:
  • Library module: Setting Up Lightroom: The Right Way from the Start
  • Importing Images: From card and hard drive
  • Organizing folders, creating new folders without losing the Lightroom link.
  • Sorting and rating
  • Creating collections for specific projects.
  • The Develop module: Editing Your RAW, TIFF and JPEG Images like a Pro
  • Using Lightroom for Global Adjustments: Exposure, curves, split tones, sharpening and noise reduction
  • Understanding the dynamic range of the histogram
  • Setting Camera and lens profiles
  • Export options: Creating presets for specific jobs, using the emailing feature within Lightroom or using Publish Services.
*NOTE: This is a Lightroom Classic course, (same as older Lightroom version 5-6/CC). NOT Lightroom Cloud.
A link for the Zoom class meeting will be emailed to the attendees 48 hours prior to the start date. Please read the instructions included in the email. If you have additional questions please contact edu@samys.com



Instructor Bio:

Natasha Calzatti. Upon receiving her BFA in Photography from Otis Parsons School of Design, Natasha Calzatti, a photographer and digital retoucher, went on to shoot award-winning photography for THE NEW YORK TIMES, NEWSWEEK, PEOPLE and VIBE, and has been syndicated internationally. Her work is represented in many private collections and has been shown publicly in Los Angeles and more recently in Portland, Oregon’s Black Box Gallery. Simultaneous to her photography career, Natasha found herself at the cutting edge of imaging as it transitioned from the chemical darkroom to the digital darkroom where her abilities became increasingly in demand for magazine clients TV Guide, Marie Claire, Time Magazine, The Source, and Vibe as well as advertising clients Midas, MCI and Dreyfus.Ms. Calzatti was invited to The Getty Center to share her behind the camera experiences of Cuba as she presented an in-gallery exploration of A Revolutionary Project: Cuba from Walker Evans to Now. Today Ms. Calzatti divides her time between shooting assignments and lecturing on digital imaging issues both in U.S and abroad. You can see her current work at www.calzattifoto.com.

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