Seminar Overview

The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom LIVE Seminar Tour

Get ready for the best Photoshop® Lightroom® training on the planet! You’ll be taught by Matt Kloskowski, one of the world’s top Lightroom experts. Sit tight as he shows you an insider’s view of Lightroom. From Start to Finish, from image capture to final print – you’ll see it unfold right in front of you, as you learn step-by-step how to take control of your digital photography workflow. This seminar will teach you how to take your photography to an amazing new level of productivity, efficiency, and fun with real world insider techniques that will make your life easier, and free your time so you can do what you really want with your photography.

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Your Instructor

Meet 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 Seminar Tour and author of several best-selling Photoshop books. Matt also hosts the world's top Lightroom blog,, where he's built up a massive library of Lightroom videos, presets and tips. In addition to teaching Photoshop, Lightroom and photography seminars around the world, he's an instructor at Photoshop World and one of the full-time staff writers for Photoshop User Magazine.

What You Get When You Attend

FREE BONUS: When You Attend
Lightroom 5 Basics for Photographers Downloadable Course ($49.95 value)

If you’re looking to get started (and fast) in Lightroom 5 then you’re in the right place. In this class, Matt Kloskowski walks you through the key things you need to know to get up and running right away. You’ll learn the easiest and quickest way to get your photos into Lightroom. If you’ve ever had trouble organizing, Matt makes this a total breeze. Then you’ll learn how to organize your favorites, the most important settings for editing those photos, and finally how to share them with everyone else.


Detailed Workbook

We provide a detailed workbook outlining each step-by-step technique and tutorial taught in the classroom. We want you to sit back and enjoy your day learning, not scrambling to take notes.


Photoshop User Magazine

You’ll receive a free sample copy of the ground breaking magazine Photoshop User—the industry’s top “how to” Photoshop® magazine packed with inspiration, how-to tips and tutorials.

Doors Open at 9:00am. Seminar Begins at 10:00am

10AM - 11AM - Setting Up Photoshop Lightroom: The Right Way from the Start

10AM - 11AM

We start the day by bring photos into Lightroom so you can see the entire process from beginning to end. You'll see how to set up Lightroom and manage your photos the right way from the start to save you hours of wasted time and frustration. You'll learn our streamlined workflow so you'll work faster and more efficiently when it comes to finding your keepers and keeping them just a click away. Plus we'll show you how to make the most of built-in automation tools, the new Maps module for organizing your photos by location, and dozens of shortcuts to keep you way ahead of the competition.

11:15AM - 12:30PM - Editing Your RAW, TIFF and JPEG Images like a Pro

11:15AM - 12:30PM

Lightroom lets you process RAW, TIFF and JPEG images using the same tools, but it's what you do in the Develop module that makes all the difference in the world. You're going to learn about all of the brand new Develop module sliders which will, hands down without a doubt, make your photos look better than any other version of Lightroom. You'll see which tools to use when, which ones to avoid, and how to unleash the power of Lightroom's Adjustment Brush for selective adjustments in your workflow. You'll see exactly what to do, and in what order, to work as efficiently as possible, and you'll learn the latest techniques in Lightroom 5′s groundbreaking noise removal as well as white balance, sharpening, contrast, and adjusting individual areas of your image.

12:30PM - 1:30PM - LUNCH BREAK

12:30PM - 1:30PM

You’re on you own for lunch. However, we always try to choose venues that have food options nearby, and you’re always free to bring your lunch if you wish.

1:30PM - 2:30PM - Using Lightroom 5 with Photoshop

1:30PM - 2:30PM

Lightroom 5 lets you handle an amazing amount of image editing, but there are times where you're going to need to jump over to Adobe Photoshop for things Lightroom wasn't designed to do. In this session, you'll learn how (and more importantly when) to use Lightroom and Photoshop together for a seamless workflow that gives you the ultimate in power and speed. You'll learn exactly how these two applications work in concert to give you incredible creative potential - from serious retouching to adding special effects. We'll even cover how third party plug-ins fit into the picture. Plus you'll learn some very cool Photoshop techniques along the way.

2:45PM - 3:45PM - Showing Your Work To the Client

2:45PM - 3:45PM

The new Books module in Lightroom 5 will change the way you think about photo books. We'll kick off this session by going over everything you need to create a killer photo book from scratch. Plus, you'll pick up some great tips and tricks along the way to help make your books stand head and shoulders apart from everyone else's. Lightroom 5 also has some very powerful tools for photographers to create online proofs and do client presentations that can be saved to video so you can play them anywhere. You'll learn the step-by-step process for setting up and customizing a professional presentation that highlights your creativity and the quality of your work. Plus, if you've ever wished you had a really efficient way to let your clients, friends, or family view your work on the Web, you'll find out how in this session.

4PM - 5PM - It's All About the Print!

4PM - 5PM

The printing features of Lightroom make it arguably the best program for printing photographic images ever. Aside from books, Lightroom 5 also gives you the best tools ever to create a beautiful print. We'll cover the Custom Layout options, which give you total control over printing one or several photos to a page. You'll also learn exactly how to set up your system for printing success, and automate the whole process, so you can just sit back, print, and get predictable results that look exactly the way you wanted them to. You'll see everything from setting up Lightroom's color management to configuring the print settings so you'll get quick, reliable results, while side-stepping some common printing problems. Finally, we'll finish off the day with some professional high-quality print template ideas that push Lightroom's printing features to the limit and let you show off your work like never before.

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What Our Attendees Say

Matt’s seminar was AMAZING!!! I learned more about Lightroom in the first two sessions than all other training I’ve taken. I can’t believe how hard I was making it for myself. Lightroom really makes sense now.
— N. Winonar, Attendee

Who Should Attend

  • Photographers
  • Graphic Designers
  • Art Directors
  • Art Departments
  • Ad Agencies
  • Web Designers
  • Print Shops
  • Multimedia Designers
    & anyone interested in improving their creative skills

Who Has Attended

  • Ford Motor Company
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Walt Disney Company
  • Smithsonian
  • Delta Airlines
  • General Mills
  • Sony Music
  • Dreamworks
    & many more!
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