Join professional photographer and photography instructor Dwight Vasel for for an in depth look into the magical world of Adobe Lightroom. Learn how to organize, edit, process and better understand your digital images using Adobe Lightroom’s powerful features. This 2-day seminar will focus on the powerful tools of Lightroom’s Library and Develop Modules. You will learn how to set up an image catalog in order build a sound organizational platform, how to import and organize your images within those catalogs and best practices to create an effective workflow within the Library Module. We will also learn about the presets panel, how to use the invaluable history panel and we will demonstrate all the powerful editing controls, tools and techniques that will help bring your images to life within the Develop Module. We will also discuss how to use Photoshop in conjunction with Lightroom for more in depth editing. These tools and techniques within Lightroom will take your photography to the next level while speeding up your digital photography workflow. Lastly you will learn how to export your images for different uses and demystify the murky world of what file formats, color spaces and resolutions work best for different applications.
Though this seminar will use Adobe Lightroom throughout the class, the underlying technologies, techniques and strategies will often translate to other photo processing software. Whether you currently use Adobe Lightroom, are thinking about using it, or are using some other alternative – this class will provide you with ideas, strategies and tools to take your photography and images to the next level. This course is designed for beginner to intermediate photographers or for those wanting a look into the philosophy, workflow and techniques of a professional. This seminar will be limited to 30 students.
Instructor: Dwight Vasel
Instructor Bio: Dwight is a 14 time Emmy Award winner with a decades long career in broadcast television with NBC. He was born in central Illinois and earned a degree in Radio and Television from Southern Illinois University. His lifelong passion for photography has taken him to the top of skyscrapers, to the bottom of the Grand Canyon and even onto the field with the Dallas Cowboys. Dwight is a popular digital photography instructor with Texas Christian University and leads sold out photography classes and workshops across the country.
Location: The Wort Hotel – Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Lodging: The Wort Hotel is offering a great rate for workshop participants! Click here for their special offer!
Dates: May 20-21 2017 (9am-5pm each day)
What to bring: Though not required we recommend bringing a laptop loaded with Adobe Lightroom CC, a note pad and any questions you may have. Though this course will not cover camera techniques and settings, feel free to bring your camera and camera user manual in case you have questions for us during breaks. There will always be camera talk when you put a bunch of photographers in a room together!
Cancellation Policy: This workshop has a 7 day cancellation policy. Cancellations made outside the stated cancellation period for your reservation will be fully refunded with no penalty. For cancellations made within our cancellation policy’s stated times for your reservation we will retain a 50% deposit. Cancellations on the day of your reservation or no-shows will be charged 100%.