Episode 1: Basic Adjustments

I take a RAW photo from import to completion in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3. I show you basic adjustments such as cropping, straightening, increasing contrast with the tone curve, intensifying color with saturation and adding a vignette.

Episode 2: RAW vs JPEG

I explain the differences between shooting in RAW or JPEG in your DSLR. I then show examples of some of the amazing things shooting in RAW allows us to do in post-processing in Lightroom.

Episode 3: Reflecting Pool Tutorial

I take you step-by-step while I process my photo "Reflecting Pool" from start to finish in Lightroom 4. I correct for lens distortions and chromatic abberations, as well use the Graduated Neutral Density filter and adjustment brush to better capture the dynamic range of the scene.