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Lightroom Courses 2017-08-08T12:11:06+00:00

Master digital workflow and retouching by learning to use Lightroom effectively

  • Learn Lightroom top to bottom in a single weekend

  • Classes are small so that we can focus on your individual needs

  • Establish an effective digital workflow that will save you time; everything from image selections to backup processes

  • Learn to retouch various genres, including portraits, landscapes, wildlife, architectural images and even fine art black and white images

  • Learn to export your images to printers, social media and even create your own slideshows

  • Manage and maintain your portfolio with smart tools

About the Lightroom Course

Learn how to use Lightroom, top to bottom. Covering all the most important aspects of digital workflow and portfolio management; from importing, sorting, managing, retouching, to exporting your images for print and online applications. Retouch different types of images, from portraits, landscapes, architecture, wildlife etc.

Course details

  • Small classes with a maximum of 9 people | Weekend Classes
  • Learn how to use Lightroom, top to bottom, left to right on your own computer, step by step and under the guidance of an expert.
  • Exclusive access to the Lightroom Group on Photo Critic for ongoing support even after you finished your lightroom course

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Key Aspects Covered

  • Complete overview of the Lightroom interface – menus (top to bottom, left to right)
  • Importing, managing, sorting and finding your images
  • Advanced workflow processes, i.e. Smart collections, previews and backup processes
  • Colour Management
  • Retouching: Portraits, Landscapes, Architecture, Wildlife, Fine Art
  • Creating striking Black and White images
  • Creating and working with presets
  • Managing your portfolio by using Lightroom’s smart tools
  • Preparing your images for output: printing, social media and slideshow
  • Q&A session
  • Handouts: exercise files, printed quick-guide, e-book covering all the course content, Lightroom editing and export presets


R2, 800 per person. R500 Discount for Photo Critic members

Course Duration

  • 2-days Weekend Workshop


MCademy Training Institute | 1034 Saxby Ave, Centurion (opposite Eldoraigne Village Shopping Centre)

For whom is this course

Beginner to Advanced Photographers


  • You will need a computer, or laptop using Mac, or Windows with a working copy of Lightroom, version 6, or newer. 
  • Attendees should have basic computer skills and be able to navigate their desktop and file system, copy and paste, selecting files etc.
  • At least 15GB free disk space for course material.

If you’re in the process of buying a computer or laptop, we strongly recommend that you read the following article, “The Best Computer for Photo Editing.”

Upcoming Lightroom Workshops for 2017:

  • 14 – 15 October
  • 04 – 05 November
  • 09 – 10 December