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Lightroom Classic CC

Adobe Lightroom Classes in NYC

Lightroom is an amazing app that will help you organize, optimize and share your photos. The more photos you deal with, the more you need Lightroom because it can speed up your workflow and help you manage and edit vast amounts of photos, quickly and easily.

Learn to Manage & Edit Your Photos in Adobe Lightroom

In this intro Lightroom course, we will start with importing photos from your camera into Lightroom’s catalog, and then learn how to edit and organize all those pictures. You'll optimize and develop photos for printing, create slideshows, create webpages and printed books to share your work, and publish your pictures on social media sites. Last but not least, you’ll learn how to keep your photo library safe by implementing backup strategies.

  • 12 Hours
  • Mac or PC provided
  • Book included
  • Free retake

Register for a class

$650 Discounts Policies

NYC or Live Online

What You’ll Learn

  • Learn to organize, edit, and share your digital photos
  • Develop your photos for printing, creating slideshows, webpages, and more
  • Backup strategies to keep your photo library safe
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Lightroom Classic CC Class Syllabus

What You’ll Learn

Section 1
A Quick Tour of Lightroom


  • The Library, Develop, Slideshow, and Web Modules
  • Importing Photos
  • Creating a Collection
  • Keywords, Metadata
  • Color Correction and Editing Intro
  • Cropping, Fill Light, Lens Distortion
  • Exporting for the Web
Importing Photos


  • The import process
  • Importing from a camera or the hard disk
  • Evaluating photos before importing
  • Importing to a specific folder
  • Importing from other catalogs or watched folder

Section 2
Reviewing Photos


  • Viewing and managing images
  • Switching views
  • Flagging and deleting images
  • Grouping images in the Quick Collection
Organizing and Selecting


  • Organizing folders
  • Using collections to organize images
  • Applying keyword tags
  • Using flags and ratings
  • Adding metadata
  • Finding and filtering files
  • Reconnecting missing files and folders
Section 3
Developing and Editing


  • Quick Develop
  • The Develop module
  • Undoing, redoing, and remembering changes
  • Removing spots
  • Applying basic color corrections
  • Making discrete color adjustments
  • Synchronizing settings
  • Local corrections
Section 4
Publishing Photos
  • Publishing photos from the Library
  • The Lightroom Web module
  • Creating and customizing a web gallery
  • Specifying output settings
  • Previewing the gallery
  • Saving custom templates
  • Exporting and uploading web galleries
Creating Backups and Exporting Photos
  • Preventing data loss
  • Backing up the catalog file and library
  • Exporting photos
  • Cemetery photo managed in Lightroom

    Lightroom is a powerful photo manager.
    Learn to select, compare, flag, reject, and delete photos.

  • Capitol building photo with dust spots removed in Lightroom

    Remove dust spots from an image using the Spot Removal tool.

  • Gain complete control when converting a photo to B&W.

  • Swan photo color corrected with Lightroom

    Lightroom comes with a suite of powerful color correction tools. Learn how to adjust white balance, temperature, tint, and more to make your photos pop.

  • Brick building sharpened with Lightroom

    Learn to use Lightroom’s fine-grained sharpening features.

  • Building photo lens distortion fixed with Lightroom

    Learn how to correct lens distortion caused by using wide‑angle lenses for photographing tall objects, such as buildings.

  • Flowers color corrects in Adobe Lightroom

    Use the Adjustment Brush tool to apply very precise color changes to a photo.

  • Web gallery of photos created in Lightroom

    Easily create a web gallery to share your photos online.

  • Lightroom photo library with meta data added

    Learn to import photos and add metadata.

Speed Up Your Workflow with Lightroom

In this hands-on course you’ll learn the essentials of Lightroom Classic CC to manage and edit your photos. Professional instructors will share tips and tricks as you complete step-by-step exercises used by universities and schools around the world.

  • “Noble Desktop's Lightroom class is worth the commute into NYC on a weekday morning, even on a freezing winter day. Ben Russell is an excellent photographer and Lightroom expert who's engaging, patient, and never pedantic.”

    Carlos Martнn

    Learned photo retouching and organizing with Adobe Lightroom

  • “Noble Desktop makes it all seem so easy. You learn an enormous amount in a short time in a friendly supportive environment.”

    Maria Casa

    Enjoyed Noble's teaching environment in the Lightroom Classic CC course

  • “Noble never disappoints. I registered for this class because I wasn't sure I was using Adobe Lightroom properly. Dan helped me see that I was doing well - to a point. There is so much more to the software than I even imagined. Not only was I able to adapt my workflow immediately after class, I can now handle basic retouching without having to switch to Photoshop.”

    MaryRose Devine

    Completed the Adobe Lightroom course

Learn then Practice

Learn Lightroom by first by watching a short demo, then by actually practicing on retouching numerous images. Our instructors are all industry professionals who draw on their experience to teach you practical, professional skills.

Professional photographer teaching Lightroom

Custom Lightroom Workbook Included

Our Lightroom class comes with a custom step-by-step training manual sold to universities and schools around the world. Recreate the class projects and refresh the materials anytime after the class.

Classes come with a custom Lightroom workbook

Easy to Follow Class Material

“The class materials are laid out and structured in an easy to digest format making them accessible to even the greenest novice, providing students with an invaluable resource to refer back to even after the class is over. Class size is small and the instructor was very knowledgeable. Overall a fun, positive and valuable way to expand one’s skills.”
PJ Mungiole

Students learning Lightroom in class at Noble Desktop

Register for Lightroom Classic CC

$650 Discounts Policies

NYC or Live Online