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Lightroom 4, Part 3: Color, Repair, and Crop

with expert John Wiley & Sons

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Course at a glance

Release date 4/27/2015
Level Beginner
Runtime 1h 3m
Closed captioning N/A
Transcript N/A
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Hands-on labs N/A
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Course description

Master Lightroom 4 in this 6 part learning series, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 is the digital photography workflow solution that allows photographers at all levels to quickly import, manage, enhance, and showcase their images. Understand how to import your photos directly from your camera, SD/CF card, or from your desktop. Use the Library module to view, sort, organize, and rate your images. Get to know the various sliders, pre-sets, and editing tools to enhance your images in the Develop module. Learn how to export, print, and share your images, or build a book, web gallery, or slideshow all within Lightroom.


This course assumes very little familiarity with Adobe Lightroom 4. This course is part of 6 courses; Lightroom 4: Import to Library and Metadata; Lightroom 4: Library, Fliter, and Map; Lightroom 4: Color, Repair, and Crop; Lightroom 4: Edit, Exporting, and Publishing; Lightroom 4: Printing, Custom, and Photobook; and Lightroom 4: Publishing, Slideshow, and Web. Please be sure to view the courses in order if you are new to the material.

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Our Creative Design courses are presented by experts from Wiley Publishing. Wiley is a global provider of knowledge and knowledge-enabled services that improve outcomes in areas of research, professional practice, and education. They are the publisher of award-winning journals, encyclopedias, books, and online products and services.

Course outline

Color, Repair, and Crop

Develop, Tone Curve, & Color (24:31)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • The Develop Module (04:42)
  • The Histogram (03:58)
  • Tone Curve Adjustments (03:58)
  • Color Adjustments (02:54)
  • Black and White Images (03:01)
  • Split Toning (01:39)
  • Hue, Saturation & Effects (03:56)
  • Summary (00:10)
Repair, Synchronize, & Local (22:19)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Repairing Technical Issues (02:42)
  • Sharpening & Lens Correction (04:21)
  • Synchronize Develop Settings (04:20)
  • Develop Presets (05:05)
  • Local Adjustments (02:05)
  • Independent Adjustments (03:23)
  • Summary (00:10)
Graduate, Crop, & Spot (17:05)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • The Graduated Filter (02:47)
  • Multiple Filters (03:11)
  • The Crop & Straighten Tools (03:59)
  • The Spot Removal Tool (04:00)
  • Creative Spot Removal (02:46)
  • Summary (00:10)