Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. The Setup

    1. Chapter 1 Terms & Concepts

      1. Some Background
      2. What is a Digital Image?
      3. Color and Tone
      4. File Formats for Digital Imaging
      5. The Lightroom Catalog
    2. Chapter 2 System Configuration

      1. Computer Requirements
      2. Work Environment
      3. Application Preferences
    3. Chapter 3 The Interface: A Tour

      1. Finding Your Way in Photoshop
      2. Finding Your Way in Bridge
      3. Finding Your Way in Adobe Camera Raw
      4. Finding Your Way In Lightroom
  2. The Workflow

    1. Chapter 4 Capture & Import

      1. Capture
      2. Import
    2. Chapter 5 Organizing and Archiving Images

      1. Rating Systems & Methods
      2. Keywords and Metadata
      3. Labels: Workflow Landmarks
      4. File Management
    3. Chapter 6 Global Adjustments

      1. General Approach
      2. Cropping and Straightening
      3. Adjusting Color & Tone—Things to Know
      4. Applying Adjustments to Color & Tone
      5. More Photoshop Adjustments: Simple and Complex
      6. Noise Reduction and Sharpening
      7. Lens Corrections
      8. Saving and Using Develop Settings
    4. Chapter 7 Local Adjustments

      1. Graduated Filters
      2. Painting Adjustments
      3. Precise Area Adjustments: Photoshop Only
    5. Chapter 8 Cleanup and Retouching

      1. Removing Dust & Blemishes
      2. Very Large Defects
      3. Transformations
    6. Chapter 9 Creative Edits & Alternates

      1. Combining Images
      2. Blending
      3. Merging Images
      4. Photographic Effects
      5. Virtual Copies
    7. Chapter 10 Output—Print, Web, and Presentation

      1. Print Output
      2. Web
      3. Slideshows
      4. Have Fun!