ESSENTIAL DEVELOPMENT FOR LIGHTROOM 5

20 Great Develop Module Techniques + 100 Preset Toolbox

Adobe Lightroom is always evolving and so should your digital editing. Essential Development for Lightroom 5 is a no-holds-barred guidebook that helps you explore, modify, and dig deep into the tools you’ve come to love. Lightroom tools can make your post-processing efforts more productive if you know how to wield their power. This eBook will give you the foundation on which to produce the final images your portfolio deserves!

Divided into 20 chapters, Essential Development for Lightroom 5 is focused entirely on the Develop module, covering topics such as Understanding The Histogram, Making White White, Beauty Retouching, Dodge & Burn for Beauty, Cross Processing, Achieving a Filmic Look, Image Toning, Tilt Shift, Effective Sharpening, and Correcting Lens Issues. A bonus section on the Radial Filter is also included.

Essential Development for Lightroom 5 is more than an eBook: it’s also a toolbox of 100 presets that offer a range of building blocks and looks to help you get to your final image easily and quickly. Presets are a great way to cut down your editing time and author Sean McCormack's toolbox provides easy-to-use custom styles. Presets are a great way to see what the effect will be by hovering over the preset name and viewing the result in the Navigator window. Installation instructions are included to help with the cataloging process.

This product is a package (.zip file) which includes the PDF of Essential Development for Lightroom 5 and a folder of 100 Lightroom Develop presets created to speed up your workflow.