Diploma in Photo Editing
This free online Diploma in photo editing course teaches will arm you with professional photo edit and enhancing skillsPublisher: Matthew Storer
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This free online diploma in photo editing course on Alison.com has been designed to equip photographers of all levels with basic and advanced photo enhancing skills and techniques using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop photo editing and camera software. This course begins with an introduction to Adobe Lightroom, here, you will learn about the types of images that can be edited in Lightroom which includes portrait and landscapes images, you will learn how to import images, create catalogs and sub-folders, and also how to set tone curves, saturation and luminance. Next, you will be shown how to rate your images with any of the three image rating methods to speed up the work rate. This free online course will teach you how to enhance your images with the local adjustment tools and also the global adjustment tools, then you will learn how to reduce the quantity of noise in an image and also how to sharpen images to improve their clarity. Next, you will learn about split toning and lens correction and how to edit various types of images which include landscape images, cityscape images as well as images with low lights, sunset images, etc.
In this free online course, you will also learn how to create and manage your presets in Lightroom, you will learn how to further enhance your image with dodge and burn effect and also how to apply dreamy effects to an image with the Orton effect, you will then learn how to enhance a selected area of an image using the graduated filter tool in Lightroom. This free online course will show you the properties of various image formats and then you will learn the recommended settings for exporting images for different services and purposes, this includes exporting for social media use, web designs, and printing purposes. Finally, you will learn some advanced photo enhancing skills in Photoshop which includes focus blending and exposure blending, you will learn how to create unique images by blending daytime and nighttime images, you will also learn some advanced object removal techniques which will include using the lasso tool, spot healing brush, and the clone stamp brush.
Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop are powerful photo editing software for all level photographers. Both software have features to help you organize and enhance your images. Photo editing enhances the photo and gives you a second chance to get what you didn’t get right while shooting the image right, with photo editing, the effects that can be brought about in a simple photograph are limitless. This free online course on Alison.com has been designed to arm you with all the knowledge and skills required for professional photo editing using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop. By taking this free online course on Alison.com you will gain the skills and knowledge needed to professionally enhance images of all types using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop, so what are you waiting for? Take this free online course today and gain a new skillStart Course Now
Introduction to Adobe Lightroom
Introduction to Adobe Lightroom - Learning Outcomes
Adobe Lightroom Overview
Introduction to Adobe Lightroom - Lesson Summary
Image Adjustment and Effects
Image Adjustment and Effects - Learning Outcomes
Histogram and Image Adjustment
Effects and Transformations
Image Adjustment and Effects - Lesson Summary
Image Editing in Lightroom
Image Editing in Lightroom - Learning Outcomes
Landscape, Cityscape and Lighting
Milkyway, Waterfall and Sunrise
Travel Portraits and HDR Panoramic
Image Editing in Lightroom - Lesson Summary
Advanced Editing using Lightroom
Advanced Editing using Lightroom - Learning Outcomes
Cloning, Dodge and Burn Effects
Orton Effect and Sunflare
Advanced Editing using Lightroom - Lesson Summary
Image Exporting and Advanced Photoshop
Exporting and Advanced Photoshop - Learning Outcomes
Exporting and Advanced Photoshop - Lesson Summary
Upon the completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Distinguish between, a folder and a subfolder.
- State the importance of creating a photo catalog in Lightroom.
- Explain the purpose of rating photos in Adobe Lightroom.
- State the functions of Adobe lightroom histogram.
- Identify various local adjustment tools in Adobe Lightroom and state their functions.
- Distinguish between a landscape and a cityscape image.
- Recall various shortcuts used in Adobe Lightroom.
- Recall the steps to creating presets in Adobe Lightroom.
- Recall the process of creating sun flare effects.
- State the image format and settings for exporting web design images.
- Discuss how to export presets
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