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Get to Grips with Adobe Lightroom

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Woodley Hill House,
Eastcourt Avenue,
Reading, RG6 1HH

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5 weeks
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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is the key to what industry experts are calling the “new digital workflow.”

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is the key to what industry experts are calling the “new digital workflow.”

Learn the techniques you need to use Photoshop Lightroom like a professional. Discover exactly how to get started and see how Photoshop Lightroom can help you achieve the quickest, easiest workflow possible.

From import to output/print, you will learn what to do and in what order.

Activate Learning offer a range of media courses and workshops that take place throughout the year. 


What I'll learn

The topics covered in this course include:

  • Setting up an after effects project 
  • Basic logo animation (inc. scaling, opacity and rotation) 
  • Adding a moving background and sound 
  • Text animation 
  • Splitting a logo into composite parts then animating it 
  • Animating shapes 
  • Creating glitch effects 
  • Adding environmental effects to an animation 
  • Exporting projects in different video formats 
  • Apply taught ideas to own projects 


How I'll learn

Teaching methods include:

  • Formal instruction
  • Discussion
  • Individual tuition
  • Practical demonstration
  • Practical experience

Furthermore, you will get the opportunity to develop your skills according to your own specific needs.


Entry Requirements

A very basic understanding of Microsoft Windows operating system and a willingness to learn is all that is required. No prior knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite applications is necessary.

Images/files will be provided but learners will be encouraged to bring in/source some of their own graphics.


How to Apply

You can register for this course online. Click on ENROL NOW and follow the steps below:

  • Register your contact details online and verify your account
  • Go to your desired course page and click again on ENROL NOW. Follow the link to pay for your course

Course places are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. We would encourage you to enrol on your chosen course as soon as possible. If you prefer to enrol in person please visit us at one of our college Advice Centres or enrol over the phone via 0800 612 6008.

This course will be run subject to demand. If you wish to enrol within one week of the start date, please call us on 0800 612 6008 first to check the course is running.