Lightroom 3 Creative Presets, with Matt Kloskowski

In this course, Matt shows you how to create your own presets and how to put all of the hottest and most popular looks in photography today right inside Lightroom.

If you’re looking for a one-click way to take your photos from good to fantastic in Lightroom, then Matt Kloskowski’s brand new course on presets – one of Lightroom’s most creative features – is the class for you. In this course, Matt shows you how to create your own presets and how to put all of the hottest and most popular looks in photography today right inside Lightroom. Plus, you can download Matt’s presets to transform the look of your photos and discover what you can do on your own in no time flat.

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Course Lessons:

Lesson 1: Introduction (Duration 01:49)

Matt Kloskowski talks about what this class will cover

Lesson 2: What are Presets (Duration 04:52)

Learn about presets, why they are used in Lightroom, and how much they speed up your creative workflow.

Lesson 3: Creating a Preset (Duration 06:17)

Matt shows you how to create a basic preset and shares what settings are best to include.

Lesson 4: Auto-Fix Presets (Duration 07:14)

Learn how to create auto-correcting presets so your photos look better as soon as you import them into Lightroom.

Lesson 5: Edgy Looks (Duration 09:01)

Edgy, grungy looks are popular these days. Learn the features in Lightroom that help give you these looks and how to save them as a preset.

Lesson 6: Color Looks (Duration 08:07)

Adding color to your images can change the entire mood of a photo.

Lesson 7: Vignettes (Duration 07:11)

Vignettes are a top photographer's best-kept photo finishing secret and they're perfect for turning into a preset.

Lesson 8: B&W Presets (Duration 09:09)

Learn the best way to convert to black and white and how to set your presets up so it'll look good on all types of photos.

Lesson 9: Vintage or Classic Looks (Duration 09:15)

See how certain sliders in Lightroom can give new photos an old, classic, vintage-styled look.

Lesson 10: Organizing Your Presets (Duration 04:02)

Once you start creating presets in Lightroom, you won't want to stop. Matt shows you how to organize them so you can get to your favorites fast.

Lesson 11: Moving, Saving and Backing up Presets (Duration 06:04)

After you build a library of presets, you'll want to make sure they're backed up so you can save, share, and move them wherever you want.

Lesson 12: Conclusion (Duration 00:51)

Thank you for watching Lightroom 3 Creative Presets. Find more Lightroom classes from Matt at KelbyTraining.com

Meet Your Instructor: Matt Kloskowski

Matt is the full-time Director of Education for Kelby Media Group and a Tampa-based photographer. He's the Editor-in-Chief of Lightroom Magazine, the lead instructor on the Adobe Photoshop Lightroom LIVE…

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