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You've just downloaded the free Beta 4 version of Lightroom, the revolutionary new workflow application from Adobe. Now what? Pick up this ebook (updated for Beta 4 for Mac and Windows users), written by best-selling author Scott Kelby, to give you all the dirt you need on Lightroom to allow you to work faster, smarter, and more creatively. You'll learn the essential shortcuts you need to know to save hours every week, the best ways to import and organize your images, which tools and features to really hone in on to get the most out of this application, how to manage your photos like a pro, plus all the inside secrets on processing raw images. You'll also learn how to use Lightroom together with Photoshop to get the best, most efficient workflow, along with the best images. Finally, the ebook is loaded with tips, tricks, and insights that will absolutely transform the way you work with digital images!

Table of Contents

  1. Copyright
    1. Dedication
  2. Acknowledgments
  3. Other Books by Scott Kelby
  4. About the Author
  5. An Unexpected Q & A Section
  6. 1. Importing Getting Your Photos into Photoshop Lightroom
    1. Getting Your Photos Into Photoshop Lightroom
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
      5. Step Five:
      6. Step Six:
      7. Step Seven:
      8. Step Eight:
      9. Step Nine:
      10. Step Ten:
      11. Step Eleven:
      12. Step Twelve:
      13. Step Thirteen:
      14. Step Fourteen:
      15. Step Fifteen:
    2. Automated Importing Using a Watched Folder
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
    3. Where Your Photos Wind Up
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
  7. 2. Navigation Finding Your Way Around
    1. Working with Photoshop Lightroom’s Modules
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
      5. Step Five:
      6. Step Six:
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      8. Step Eight:
      9. Step Nine:
      10. Step Ten:
      11. Step Eleven:
      12. Step Twelve:
      13. Step Thirteen:
      14. Step Fourteen:
      15. Step Fifteen:
      16. Step Sixteen:
    2. Putting the Focus on Your Photos
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
      5. Step Five:
      6. Step Six:
      7. Step Seven:
      8. Step Eight:
    3. Adding Your Studio’s Identity to Photoshop Lightroom’s Interface
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
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      4. Step Four:
      5. Step Five:
  8. 3. Library Organizing Your Photos
    1. Separating the Keepers from the Losers
      1. Step One:
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    2. Sorting Your Photos in the Grid View
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    3. One-Click Sorting by Using Collections
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    4. Staying Organized by Assigning Keywords
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  9. 4. Quick Develop Making Minor Adjustments
    1. Using Quick Develop for Quick Fixes
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      8. Step Eight:
      9. Step Nine:
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      12. Step Twelve:
    2. Editing Multiple Images the Easy Way
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      7. Step Seven:
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  10. 5. Develop Making Serious Adjustments
    1. Setting Your White Balance in the Develop Module
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
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      6. Step Six:
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      12. Step Twelve:
    2. Making the Essential Adjustments
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
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      13. Step Thirteen:
      14. Step Fourteen:
      15. Step Fifteen:
      16. Step Sixteen:
      17. Step Seventeen:
      18. Step Eighteen:
      19. Step Nineteen:
      20. Step Twenty:
      21. Step Twenty-One:
    3. Using the Tone Curve to Add Contrast
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    4. Seeing Before/After Versions of Your Edits
      1. Step One:
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      3. Step Three:
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    5. Converting to Black and White, and Split Toning
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    6. Adjusting Individual Colors Using Color Adjustments
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
    7. Automating Your Editing by Copying-and-Pasting
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
    8. Sharpening and Reducing Noise
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
    9. Fixing Problems Caused by the Camera
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
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    10. Cropping and Straightening
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
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      5. Step Five:
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      9. Step Nine:
    11. Overcoming Color Problems Inherent in Some Cameras
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
    12. Creating Your Own Presets
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
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      4. Step Four:
      5. Step Five:
      6. Step Six:
    13. Jumping from Lightroom to Photoshop and Back
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
    14. Undoing Your Edits
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      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
      5. Step Five:
    15. Exporting Your Edited Photos
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
      5. Step Five:
      6. Step Six:
      7. Step Seven:
      8. Step Eight:
      9. Step Nine:
  11. 6. Slideshow Sharing Your Photos Onscreen
    1. Getting Photos Into Your Slide Show
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
      5. Step Five:
      6. Step Six:
      7. Step Seven:
    2. Customizing the Look of Your Slides
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
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      4. Step Four:
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      6. Step Six:
      7. Step Seven:
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      12. Step Twelve:
    3. Customizing the Background
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
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      5. Step Five:
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      7. Step Seven:
      8. Step Eight:
    4. Adding and Editing Drop Shadows
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
    5. Adding Text to Your Slides
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
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      5. Step Five:
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      12. Step Twelve:
    6. Saving Your Custom Layout as a Template
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
    7. Playing Your Slide Show
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
      5. Step Five:
      6. Step Six:
      7. Step Seven:
      8. Step Eight:
    8. Exporting Your Slide Show as a PDF
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
      5. Step Five:
  12. 7. Print Printing Your Photos
    1. Printing Essentials
      1. Step One:
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      16. Step Sixteen:
      17. Step Seventeen:
      18. Step Eighteen:
      19. Step Nineteen:
      20. Step Twenty:
      21. Step Twenty-One:
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      23. Step Twenty-Three:
      24. Step Twenty-Four:
      25. Step Twenty-Five:
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      27. Step Twenty-Seven:
      28. Step Twenty-Eight:
    2. Printing Contact Sheets (or More Than One Photo on One Page)
      1. Step One:
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  13. 8. Web Getting Your Photos on the Web
    1. How to Choose Which Photos Will Make It Onto Your Webpage
      1. Step One:
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      3. Step Three:
      4. Step Four:
    2. Customizing Your Webpage
      1. Step One:
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    3. Uploading Your Final Webpage
      1. Step One:
      2. Step Two:
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      4. Step Four: