I’ll teach you how to get your basics done right, I’ll explain every tool used as we go so you can apply these tricks in your own editing. I’ll show you my techniques for correcting an image, composing perfectly, and how to troubleshoot some common problems.GET STARTED
You struggle to create dramatic edits.
You don’t know how to use Lightroom to guide the viewer’s eye.
You don’t understand the tools in Lightroom.
Take your photos and transform them into dramatic masterpieces. Use pro techniques to control the viewer’s attention. Use the right tools, the right way in Lightroom.
“Michael cuts through all the nonsense and really teaches useful techniques without being confusing. I loved this course!”
“Although I’ll never go in a helicopter, I’ve been using everything I learned on this course and I can’t believe the difference in my edits. My composition is better, my lighting is more interesting, and my ability to bring drama into an image is epic. I’m stoked, thank you!”
“I love Michael’s images, I’ve always wanted to know how edited they are. Everything he teaches in this course is incredible because it’s small tricks that make a huge difference without really being noticeable. Awesome stuff!”
"I chose this image because it presents some common problems, high dynamic range, lots of frequency, a sunset vs. shadows, and more. I’ll teach you how to overcome all these issues and create magic edits in no time."
Welcome! In this intro, I’ll talk you through my approach to an edit, before I’ve even made any adjustments. I’ll also talk you through the camera setting I use and why.
As we approach the edit, I’ll start by getting the basics right. I’ll explain all the choices I’m making and teach you some of the lesser-known Lightroom tools.
Let’s dive into some more advanced treatment. You’ll learn why how to use some of my favorite tools in Lightroom for improving an image.
To finish up, I’ll teach you some of my tips for guiding the viewer’s attention throughout your images. Working with radial filters and the brush tool to remove distractions, improve th...