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Realizing Your Creative Vision

Learn how to use Adobe Lightroom Classic to bring your images to life

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File Management & Organization

Learn how to organize and maintain your images using Adobe Lightroom Classic


"My tutorial with Michael has taken my Lightroom skills to the next level! I had been using the program for several years, and had no idea there were so many tools and shortcuts I was missing!! Thanks Michael for making a huge impact on my editing for better final images!"

Kathy C.

"I have used Lightroom for more than 10 years, and watched hundreds of hours of training, and I have never seen anyone go through some of the tools in the detail that Michael has just gone through. It’s been fantastic!"

Valerie H.

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Glacier National Park


The RAW image is extremely lacking in contrast and saturation, and there's a loss of detail in the highlights of the sky

Realizing Your Creative Vision

To have the most control over your photography to fully realize your artistic vision, you'll want to shoot in RAW to capture the most data possible within each digital image file.

Although RAW files provide far more flexibility and allow for better recovery of blown highlights, lifting of dark shadows, and perfecting of colors, there is a downside: they will be fairly dull and flat without additional work in the digital darkroom.

Using your own images (if you prefer), I'll show you my Lightroom Classic processing workflow, focusing on any areas we identify as specific opportunities beforehand.

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File Management & Organization

Perhaps the most important area to understand when using Lightroom Classic, yet frequently overlooked by new users.

Learn the ins and outs of importing images, creating previews, and more. From a file management standpoint we'll cover:

  • How to move, create, and delete folders and files

  • How to use Collections and Keywords

  • How to use Virtual Copies

  • Backing up your original files and the critical Lightroom Catalog

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Additional Information


  • $75 for up to 1 hour

  • $125 for up to 2 hours*

  • $175 for up to 3 hours

* Recommended for first sessions


  • Conducted via Zoom

  • Free downloadable recording

  • Lightroom Classic recommended

  • Tailored to your needs

Payment Info


Upon confirmation and scheduling of your session, you will receive an invoice via email for the selected service.


Payment will be due no later than 14 days prior to the start of the workshop. If payment is not received by the due date, the workshop may be cancelled or rescheduled at my discretion.


To receive a refund for a prepaid service, the cancellation must be submitted at least 7 days prior to the confirmed date of the workshop.

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