About this Online Workshop

Learn to truly master the use of Adobe Lightroom Classic to organize your photos with confidence, so you'll always be able to find the photos you need when you need them. Along the way you'll have direct access to Tim Grey so you can get answers to your specific questions related to your organizational workflow in Lightroom Classic.

Online Workshop Highlights

  • Six live online sessions of about two hours each
  • Sessions run from November 7th to 18th, 2022:
    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 videos
  • Get answers to your questions during live sessions
  • Submit follow-up questions via email
  • Limited class size so participants get personal attention

Organize Photos with Confidence

In this six-part live online workshop experience, you'll learn to master the use of Adobe Lightroom Classic to organize 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 during the month of November 2022, and each session will be approximately two hours 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 define your workflow, streamline the process of organizing your photos, clean up clutter within your catalog, and much more.

Virtual Classroom Sessions

The live online sessions will be as follows:

  • Understanding and Configuring Lightroom Classic
    Monday, November 7, 2022
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Importing Photos
    Wednesday, November 9, 2022
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Image Review Workflow
    Friday, November 11, 2022
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Collections and Folders
    Monday, November 14, 2022
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Metadata Updates
    Wednesday, November 16, 2022
    12:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time

  • Finding Photos and Catalog Management
    Friday, November 18, 2022
    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 organize your photos and streamline your workflow. 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 Lightroom Classic to best suit your needs. Topics will include:

  • The key "rules" for Lightroom Classic
  • Overview of the interface
  • Configuring the interface
  • Storage planning
  • Catalog settings
  • Preferences for organization
  • Backing up the catalog
  • And more...

Importing Photos

During this session you'll learn the various ways you can import photos into your Lightroom Classic catalog, keeping your photos organized right from the start. You'll learn:

  • Importing existing photos
  • Configuring presets for metadata and file naming
  • Downloading and importing new photos
  • Smartphone import considerations
  • Synchronizing folders
  • And more...

Image Review Workflow

This session will help you define a process for reviewing your photos to identify favorites versus outtakes. Topics will include:

  • Choosing attributes to identify favorites and outtakes
  • Review strategy for selecting favorite photos
  • Tips for ensuring all photos get reviewed
  • Special view options for evaluating groups of photos
  • And more...

Collections and Folders

In this session you'll learn about a variety of ways to group photos together, so you can create a base level of organization but also assemble photos for projects and other special tasks. Topics will include:

  • Grouping images into stacks
  • Creating collections for grouping photos together
  • Using automation with smart collections
  • Organizing collections
  • Updating the folder structure for your photos
  • And more...

Metadata Updates

There are a variety of metadata standards that enable you to review and update information about your photos, and you'll learn about the various options during this session. Topics will include:

  • Options for displaying selected metadata
  • New features related to reviewing and updating metadata in Lightroom Classic version 11
  • Updating metadata values
  • Adding keywords, including hierarchical keywords
  • Options for managing location information for photos
  • Identifying the people in photos automatically
  • And more...

Finding Photos and Catalog Management

The whole point of getting your photos organized in the first place is to ensure you're able to locate specific photos later, and that's exactly what this session is all about. Topics will include:

  • Searching for photos based on attributes, metadata values, map location, and much more
  • Navigating among storage locations after locating a specific photo
  • Managing the Lightroom Classic catalog
  • Merging catalogs into a single primary catalog
  • Organizing and discarding catalog backups
  • And more...

Have Questions?

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

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.