Table of Contents

Getting Started

About Classroom in a Book
Windows vs. Mac OS instructions
Prerequisites
Accessing the Web Edition
Lesson files
Installing Lightroom and Photoshop
Why use both Lightroom and Photoshop
Creating a Lightroom catalog for use with this book
Getting help
Adobe Authorized Training Centers

1 Importing and Managing Photos in Lightroom Lesson overview

Preparing for this lesson

Storing your photographs
Importing photos into a Lightroom catalog
Organizing your photos
Finding photos

2 Using Lightroom’s Develop Module for Global Adjustments Lesson overview

Preparing for this lesson

Using the Develop module
Mastering the adjustment workflow: The big picture
Syncing changes to multiple photos

3 Using Lightroom’s Develop Module for Local and Creative Adjustments Lesson overview

Preparing for this lesson

Using the Graduated Filter tool
Using the Radial Filter tool
Using the Adjustment Brush tool
Removing distractions with the Spot Removal tool
Adding creative color effects
Saving metadata to files

4 Lightroom—Photoshop Roundtrip Workflow Lesson overview

Preparing for this lesson

Setting up Lightroom and Photoshop for smooth integration
Sending a raw file from Lightroom to Photoshop
Sending a JPEG or TIFF from Lightroom to Photoshop
Sending a photo from Lightroom to Photoshop as a Smart Object

5 Lightroom to Photoshop for Combining Photos Lesson overview

Preparing for this lesson

Combining photos for texture and collage effects
Combining photos into the perfect group shot
Making HDR images
Making panoramas

6 Lightroom to Photoshop for Selecting and Masking Lesson overview

Preparing for this lesson

Selection basics
Selecting by shape
Selecting by color
Using the Focus Area command
Selecting hair using the Select and Mask workspace
Selecting using channels

7 Lightroom to Photoshop for Retouching Lesson overview

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Removing unwanted content in Photoshop
Moving content in Photoshop
Smoothing skin realistically in Photoshop
Sculpting a portrait using Photoshop’s Liquify filter

8 Lightroom to Photoshop for Special Effects Lesson overview

Preparing for this lesson

Artistic portrait treatments
Adding creative blur effects
Creating a social media cover photo

9 Exporting and Showing Off Your Work Lesson overview

Preparing for this lesson

Setting up an identity plate
Creating a watermark
Emailing photos
Exporting photos
Exporting and sharing using publish services
Creating prints
Books, slideshows, and web galleries
Next steps