Live Online Workshop with One-on-One Help

February 13-24, 2023
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays (6 Live Online Sessions)
12pm to 2pm Eastern Time

Learn to truly master the use of Adobe Lightroom Classic to optimize your photos with confidence, including coverage of the latest new features in Lightroom Classic 12. Along the way you'll have direct access to your instructor Tim Grey so you can get answers to your specific questions.

Online Workshop Highlights

  • Six live online sessions of about two hours each
  • Sessions run from February 13th to the 24th, 2023:
    Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 12pm to 2pm Eastern Time
  • Attend the live online sessions from the comfort of your own home or office
  • Access recordings of all sessions indefinitely, including the option to download the recordings
  • Get answers to your questions during live sessions
  • Submit follow-up questions via email
  • Limited class size so participants get personal attention

Optimize Photos with Confidence

In this six-part live online workshop experience, you'll learn to master the use of Adobe Lightroom Classic to optimize your photos with confidence. Along the way, get your questions answered during the live sessions or via email.

The six live online sessions will take place over the course of two weeks in February 2023, and each session will be two hours or so in duration. Participants can join the live session "virtual classroom" from just about anywhere they have internet access. All sessions will be recorded, so that photographers who register for this workshop can review (and download) the session recordings anytime at their convenience.

This online workshop is about more than just understanding how Lightroom Classic works. You'll get tips on how to approach the optimization workflow based on your specific goals for a photo, gain an understanding of what is actually going on behind the scenes for key adjustments, and get answers to your specific questions along the way.

Virtual Classroom Sessions

The live online sessions will be as follows:

  • Optimizing Tone and Color
    Monday, February 13, 2023
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Working with Flexibility
    Wednesday, February 15, 2023
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Image Cleanup and Corrections
    Friday, February 17, 2023
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Sophisticated and Creative Adjustments
    Monday, February 20, 2023
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Targeted Adjustments
    Wednesday, February 22, 2023
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Workflow Automation
    Friday, February 24, 2023
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

What's Included

This online workshop experience includes:

  • Six 2-hour live online interactive workshop sessions
  • Access to recordings of all sessions you can watch (or download) anytime
  • Ability to get answers to your questions during the live sessions
  • Option to submit follow-up questions via email

Session Details

During the six live online sessions included in this online workshop, you'll learn to truly understand how to use Lightroom Classic to optimize the appearance of your photos. Here are details of the topics covered in each session:

Optimizing Tone and Color

This session will help you better understand how photo optimization works in Lightroom Classic, and provide tips to help you improve the overall tone and color in your photos. Topics will include:

  • How profiles can be applied as a basic starting point for your photos
  • A detailed look at the basic adjustments for overall tonality
  • Tips and techniques for achieving optimal color in your photos
  • Techniques for making photos stand out with more "pop"
  • And more...

Working with Flexibility

During this session you'll learn how to better configure and use Lightroom Classic for reviewing and optimizing your photos. You'll learn:

  • Recommendations for configuring the Lightroom Classic interface when optimizing photos
  • Tricks for better evaluating your photos
  • Using the various before and after views to evaluate the adjustments applied to a photo
  • A detailed look at the various options to undo, disable, and reset adjustments
  • The use of history and snapshots as part of the decision-making process for optimizing photos
  • How to use virtual copies to create more than one interpretation of a photo
  • And more...

Image Cleanup and Corrections

This session will guide you through the many options for correcting blemishes and distractions in your photos. Topics will include:

  • Cropping and rotating photos with precision
  • Cleaning up blemishes and distractions in your photos, including the new Content-Aware feature
  • Correcting red eye and pet eye
  • Getting the best results with noise reduction
  • Applying sharpening properly
  • Correcting for lens distortion
  • Compensating for perspective distortion
  • And more...

Sophisticated and Creative Adjustments

In this session you'll get a detailed look at some of the sophisticated adjustments in Lightroom Classic that enable you to fine-tun the appearance of photos with excellent control and apply creative effects. Topics will include:

  • Learn to convert photos from color to black and white
  • Apply various creative color effects to photos, including for black and white images
  • Add creative vignette effects to photos
  • Apply sophisticated tonal and color adjustments
  • Fine-tune color in photos based on color properties or tonal values
  • Apply color grading adjustments for creative effects
  • And more...

Targeted Adjustments

With coverage of the substantial updates to targeted adjustments in Lightroom Classic 12, this session will teach you how to exercise maximum control over your photos by applying adjustments that only affect specific areas of a photo. Topics will include:

  • An overview of the concepts related to targeted adjustments in Lightroom Classic
  • Powerful tools for automatically selecting specific areas of a photo
  • Creating targeted adjustments based on linear gradients, radial gradients, and by painting into the image
  • Combining multiple mask components for maximum flexibility
  • And more...

Workflow Automation

This session will provide with a variety of tools for streamlining your overall workflow for optimizing photos in Lightroom Classic. Topics will include:

  • Using presets to streamline the process of applying initial adjustments or adding a creative effect
  • How the Quick Develop option can be helpful when adjusting multiple photos
  • Various techniques for applying the same Develop adjustments to multiple photos
  • Automatically synchronizing adjustments to multiple photos as you are working
  • Assembling high dynamic range (HDR) and composite panorama images
  • And more...

Have Questions?

If you have questions about this live online workshop experience, please email Renee Grey at

Please Note: This is a live online workshop experience with direct access to Tim Grey, providing a valuable opportunity to get your specific questions answered. This workshop is not included in the GreyLearning Ultimate Bundle.