Solving the Biggest Newbie Confusions with Lightroom by Phil Steele


Photography educator Phil Steele has taught Lightroom to tens of thousands of people. In this video tutorial he helps clear up the biggest confusion around using Lightroom that most beginners have – understanding how Lightroom and the catalogue work.

Watch this video to get a better understanding of how Lightroom works behind the scenes. If you’ve been using it for a while you can either confirm that you’ve got it right, or clear up some things that you may still not be 100% clear on.

Learn about several common sources of confusion when using Lightroom including:

  • The Lightroom database or catalog, what it is and how the “mind” of Lightroom works
  • Where Lightroom stores your images
  • How to get the edited versions out of Lightroom

If you enjoyed that video, and want to learn even more about Lightroom you can check out Phil’s course: Lightroom Made Easy.

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