About This Workshop

Learn to master the use of Adobe Lightroom Classic to organize your photos, with direct access to Tim Grey so you can get answers to your specific questions along the way.


Streamline Your Organizational Workflow

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

The four live online sessions will take place during the first two weeks of December 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.

This online workshop is about more than just understanding how Lightroom Classic works. You'll get tips on how to structure your overall workflow, gain insights into workflow options that might help you streamline your own process, and be able to get answers to your specific workflow questions along the way.

Virtual Classroom Sessions

The live online sessions will be as follows:

  • Understanding and Configuring Lightroom Classic
    Tuesday, December 1, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time


  • Basic Organizational Workflow
    Thursday, December 3, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time


  • Collections and Metadata
    Tuesday, December 8, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time


  • Finding Photos and Catalog Management
    Thursday, December 10, 2020
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time


NOTE: The four online sessions for this workshop will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays over the course of two weeks. This is different from the normal schedule for our online workshops where we typically have one session per week.

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 about a wide variety of features and workflow tips to help you keep your Lightroom Classic catalog organized. Here are details of the topics covered in each session:

Understanding and Configuring Lightroom Classic

This session will help you better understand how Lightroom Classic works, and provide tips to help you configure your workflow within Lightroom. Topics will include:

  • A review of how Lightroom Classic works, and the overall interface
  • The top "rules" for making the most of Lightroom Classic
  • Storage planning for your photos
  • Setting up the Preferences and Catalog Settings
  • View options for reviewing your photos
  • Defining metadata presets
  • And more...

Basic Organizational Workflow

During this session you'll learn a variety of methods you can use within your workflow to keep your photos organized. You'll learn:

  • The best way to import photos into your Lightroom Classic catalog
  • A review of options for organizing your folder structure
  • How to identify your favorite photos and discard your outtakes
  • And more...

Collections and Metadata

During this session we'll take a deeper look at the many metadata updates you can apply to your photos to help ensure your catalog as as organized as possible. Topics will include:

  • Keywording and other metadata updates
  • Understanding collections
  • Making use of the Quick Collection
  • Customizing a target collection
  • Location metadata in the Map module
  • Creating Smart Collections
  • And more...

Finding Photos and Catalog Management

In this session you'll reap the benefits of an organized workflow, learning many options for locating specific photos and fine-tuning your workflow within Lightroom Classic. Topics will include:

  • Locating photos in folders and collections
  • Filtering photos based on "favorite" status
  • Locating photos based on virtually any metadata value
  • Locking filters during browsing
  • Backing up your catalog and photos
  • Cleaning up folders
  • 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