Advanced Post-Processing Workshop

  • Level – Advanced (with an introduction to basics as well)
  • Dates: 20 & 21 Feb, 2016
  • RSVP: workshops@neetashankar.com Phone: +919980923130
  • Location: Neeta Shankar Photography, First Floor, Purva Riviera Complex, Marathahalli, Bangalore – 560037
  • Fees: INR 10,000/- for Day 1 or INR 17,500/- for Day 1 and Day 2 (Includes Lunch)


Software used: Adobe Lightroom CC (Day 1) & Photoshop CC (Day 2)

Day 1:


Need for Post Processing

Ethics of Post Processing

RAW vs Jpegs

Workflow using LR: Data Organisation with LR

Creating a Catalog, Importing, Organizing, Key-wording, Backups

Standard Previews & Smart Previews

Tips for Culling Images

Using Collections, Smart Collections

Lightroom Mobile

Workflow using LR: Developing Images

White Balance Correction

Basic Adjustments

Tone Curve

Cropping / Straightening / Graduated filter / Radial Filter

Cloning using LR

Art of Black & White Processing

Adding Watermarks

Exporting Images

Advanced LR Topics: 

Advanced Color Correction

Creative Color Effects

Local Adjustments

Lens corrections

Creating and Using Presets efficiently

Import Presets, Develop Presets, Export Presets

A brief on Slideshow & Book Modules

Tips on Post Processing: 

LR Shortcuts to speed up workflow

Dos and Don’ts in post processing

Day 2:

Workflow using PS:

Basic Adjustments

Tone Curve

Cropping / Straightening


Advanced Cloning using PS

Content Aware Tool

Art of B&W Conversion

Adding Watermarks

Saving Images

Non-Destructive Workflow:

Selection tools

Layers & Layer Masks

Blending Modes

Smart Objects & Smart Filters

Advanced Topics: 

Advanced Sharpening Techniques

Creative Color Effects

Advanced Portrait Retouching – Skin / Hair / Eyes

Advanced Editing for Landscapes

HDR Processing / Panorama Stitching

Distortion Correction

Creating & Using Actions

Automating your workflow

A brief on Designing Photobooks

Location Map

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Please bring along a fully charged laptop (& charger) with Adobe Lightroom (preferably LR5 and above) and Photoshop (preferably CS5 and above) installed. You can download trial version or purchase / subscribe to the Adobe Creative Cloud Photography Plan.