Travel and Landscape Photography | Post Processing Course2018-10-12T15:39:37+00:00
Travel and Landscape Photography Course


Travel & Landscape Photography | 2-Day Complete Digital Workflow and Retouching Course

  • Cover A-Z of Landscape Photography Workflow, from importing to retouching to preparing for print

  • Create romantic travel and landscape images with warm sunsets, golden skies and blue seas

  • Incorporating the latest tools found in Lightroom, Photoshop and third-party software and plugins with free presets

  • Learn to craft a mental picture of the final image in line with your personal style before you start editing

  • Learn the power of black and white processing to create fine art black and white images

  • Exercise files and handouts to take home to review processes and sharpen up your skills afterwards

About the Travel and Landscape Photography | Retouching Course

Danie Bester covers the A to Z of Travel and Landscape Photography workflow. All aspects from importing to retouching, colour – black and white processing, HDR, establishing a personal style, right up to preparing your image for print. This course will incorporate some of the fantastic new functionalities and tools found in Lightroom, Photoshop, and also the cream of third-party software and plugins.

Course details

  • Small classes with a maximum of 10 people | Weekend classes.
  • Learn how to edit your travel and landscape photos intelligently and effectively using Lightroom and leading third party software, step-by-step and under the guidance of one of South Africa’s top fine art photographers.

Key Aspects Covered

  • Learn to visualise the final edit before starting to edit.
  • Review camera settings for travel and landscape photography, including setting up your camera for maximum quality and dynamic range.
  • Pre-processing of RAW files in Lightroom, including camera calibrations, lens setups and corrections, intelligent noise reduction, etc.
  • Apply principles of Visual Weight to create high-impact travel and landscape photographs.
  • Learn the power of synchronisation and batch processing to save you time.
  • Incorporate Lightroom’s HDR and Panorama functions in your digital workflow system to save time and space.
  • Zone system and Nik Silver Efex Pro to create thought-provoking black and white images.
  • Colour and white balance fine-tuning and Split Toning.
  • Tweaking your images and preparing for best output and print quality using cutting-edge software and plugins.
  • Establish consistency in your editing by using intelligent and step-by-step processes.
  • Cropping for impact and putting your images together.
  • Handouts: Exercise files and sample digital catalogue, printed quick processed, e book covering all the course content, Lightroom editing, export presets and Nik Silver Efex Pro.

Course Duration

  • 2-Day Weekend Workshop

For whom is this course

Photographers who would like to step up their landscape and travel photography workflow and learn to create high-impact images in the least possible time. The course focuses on healthy workflow principles and consistency.


  • You will need a computer or laptop using Mac or Windows with Lightroom Classic CC.
  • Attendees should have basic computer skills and be able to navigate their desktop and file system, copy and paste, select files etc.
  • 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


R3 300 per person. R500 Discount for ex-DPC students.

Lunch and refreshments included.


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

Upcoming Travel and Landscape Photography | Retouching Courses for 2019

Dates to be announced soon!

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