About This Workshop

In this online workshop during August 2020 you'll learn how to restore order to your workflow and cleanup your mess in Adobe Lightroom Classic. Along the way you'll have direct access to Tim Grey so you can get answers to your specific questions.


Cleanup Your Lightroom Classic Catalog and Workflow

Adobe Lightroom Classic is a powerful application that enables photographers to organize, optimize, and share their photos. However, many photographers have gotten into a bit of a mess with their workflow in Lightroom Classic, leading to confusion and frustration.


Fortunately, Tim Grey understands Lightroom Classic inside and out, and can help you restore order to your workflow.

In this four-part live online workshop experience, you'll gain the knowledge and confidence you need to be able to resolve a wide variety of organizational challenges in Lightroom Classic. You'll learn to locate missing folders and photos, correct chaotic metadata, and much more. You'll also gain insights into how to avoid creating problems in Lightroom Classic.

Along the way, you'll be able to get your questions answered by Tim Grey during the live sessions or via email.

The four live online sessions will take place during the month of August 2020. Each session will be approximately two hours in duration. All sessions will be recorded, so that photographers who register for this workshop can view (and download) the session recordings anytime at their convenience.

Virtual Classroom Sessions

The live online sessions will be as follows:

  • Understanding and Confidence
    Tuesday, August 4, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time


  • Finding Missing Photos and Folders
    Tuesday, August 11, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time


  • Workflow Cleanup
    Tuesday, August 18, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time


  • Housekeeping in Lightroom Classic
    Tuesday, August 25, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time


What's Included

This online workshop experience includes:

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


Session Details

During the four live online sessions included in this online workshop, you'll learn to better understand Adobe Lightroom Classic, and how to cleanup your catalog and workflow. Here are details of the topics covered in each session:

Understanding and Confidence

This session will provide you with a much better understanding of how Lightroom Classic works, and provide you with tips for defining your overall workflow. Topics will include:

  • Tips for getting help with your Lightroom Classic cleanup
  • Understanding what leads to a mess in your catalog
  • Deciding whether you should just start fresh with a new catalog
  • Setting goals for your workflow
  • Planning your cleanup
  • And more


Finding Missing Photos and Folders

During this session you'll learn how to recover missing folders and photos in your Lightroom Classic catalog. Topics will include:

  • What "missing" actually means in Lightroom Classic.
  • How to best reconnect missing folders
  • Tips for locating missing photos
  • Confirming when no more photos are missing
  • And more


Workflow Cleanup

This session will help you streamline your overall workflow, while still cleaning up the information in your Lightroom Classic catalog. Topics will include:

  • Updating an older catalog
  • Merging multiple catalogs into one
  • Renaming your catalog
  • Tidying up your folder structure
  • Consolidating storage
  • Organizing collections
  • And more


Housekeeping in Lightroom Classic

This session will help you further improve your workflow and catalog. Topics will include:

  • Configuring your catalog backup
  • Removing old catalog backups
  • Cleaning up metadata including color labels, flags, and keywords
  • Resolving metadata mismatches
  • Saving metadata to photos
  • And more


Have Questions?

If you have questions about this live online workshop experience, please email Tim Grey at tim@timgrey.com.

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.

Course curriculum

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    Online Workshop: Cleaning Up Your Mess In Lightroom Classic

    • Session 1: Understanding and Confidence

    • Session 2: Finding Missing Photos and Folders

    • Session 3: Workflow Cleanup

    • Session 4: Housekeeping in Lightroom Classic