The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom : The Complete Guide for Photographers

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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom was designed from the ground up with digital photographers in mind, offering powerful editing features in a streamlined interface that lets photographers import, sort, and organize images. This completely updated bestseller was also written with photographers in mind. Author Martin Evening describes features in Lightroom 4 in detail from a photographer's perspective. As an established commercial and fashion photographer, Martin knows firsthand what photographers need for an efficient workflow. He has also been working with Lightroom from the beginning, monitoring the product's development and providing valued feedback to Adobe. As a result, Martin knows the software inside and out, from image selection to image editing to image management.In this book you'll learn how to: * Work efficiently with images shot in the raw or JPEG format * Import photographs with ease and sort them according to your workflow * Create and manage a personal image library * Apply tonal adjustments to multiple images quickly * Integrate Lightroom with Adobe Photoshop * Export images for print or Web as digital contact sheets or personal portfolios * Make the most of new features in Lightroom 4, such as the Camera Raw Process 2012 Basic panel tone controls Photographers will find Lightroom 4-and The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 Book-indispensable tools in their digital darkrooms. This book's companion site,, offers video tutorials, articles, sample images, and updates from author Martin Evening. "With Martin's expert guidance, you'll soon find that you have precisely the tools you need to turn your concentration back where it belongs-on making better pictures!" -George Jardine, digital photography consultant "As a photographer himself, Martin Evening knows what tools photographers need to realize their creative vision.In this book, he shows not only how Adobe Photoshop Lightroom works but also why it will become an essential part of any photographer's workflow." -Greg Gorman, photographershow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 704 pages
  • 190.5 x 228.6 x 35.56mm | 1,383.45g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Adobe Press,U.S.
  • Indianapolis, United States
  • English
  • w. ill.
  • 0321819594
  • 9780321819598
  • 55,783

About Martin Evening

Martin Evening is a London-based advertising and fashion photographer and noted expert in both photography and digital imaging. In addition to being a bestselling author, Martin is sought after for speaking and lecturing and was inducted into the NAPP Photoshop Hall of Fame. He also works with the Photoshop and Lightroom engineering teams, consulting on new feature development and alpha and beta testing. He is one of the founding members of PixelGenius, a software design company producing automated production and creative plug-ins for more

Table of contents

1 Introducing Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 Importing photos 3 The Library module 4 Develop module image editing 5 The art of black and white 6 Sharpening and noise reduction 7 Exporting from Lightroom 8 Printing 9 Presenting your work 10 Managing your photos in Lightroom Appendix Lightroom Preferences and Settings Indexshow more

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