Lightroom in Cape Town (28 January 2018)

Your Camera is the most essential tool. Lightroom is the second.

This one-day workshop that will take you through the fundamental steps of building a permanent image library that will contain all your historical and future photographs in one easily accessible catalogue. You will also learn how to find, process and export images for a range of purposes.  

Adobe Lightroom for photographers is the new ‘Digital Darkroom’ that gives you the tools to store and process all your digital assets, knowing that your original files are safe and that everything you do simply “creates” a version of the original.


Lightroom is logical and easy to use if you are taught the correct methodology from the beginning.

Included in the course:

  • How to import your images and create one catalogue for all of your photographs. both historical and future.
  • How to file your photographs effectively.
  • Basic edits to enhance your images.
  • Setting your own personal presets to suit your style.
  • Creating your own watermark.
  • Applying a set of adjustments to an entire batch of images with a few keystrokes.
  • The basics of metadata and tagging your images.
  • Exporting your images for different uses.
  • Tea/coffee, refreshments and a light lunch will be served.
  • A wide variety of images to process.


Offices in Portswood Road at the V&A Waterfront. Actual address given to all confirmed participants.

Date and time:

Sunday, 28 January 2018. 09h00-16h00.

Professional Instructors:

Peter Hassall is the National President of the SA Professional Photographers (SAPP) a working professional with over 35 years of experience and a hard-core Lightroom evangelist. Leanne Dryburgh is fluent in Lightroom and is there as a second pair of hands should anyone need extra help.

Number of pax:

Max 10 people. Min 4 people.

If this workshop is full, we will indicate here.


R1750 per person. There are no discounts offered on this workshop.

Finer details and booking:

Simply complete the booking form through the ‘BOOKINGS & ENQUIRIES’ button at the top of the page.

All of the finer details will be emailed through to you – as well as our banking details for EFT.

You can also secure with a credit card by pushing the ‘ADD TO CART’ button above.

Payment Policy: 

In order to secure your place, full payment needs be made with the booking.

What to Bring:

Laptop or desk top with Lightroom (any version) downloaded onto it.

A 30-day trial of  Lightroom is sufficient for the course.
An extension cord and any plugs that you may require.


A  basic understanding of your computer will be beneficial.

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations within 1 week of the tour: No refund will be issued on full booking amount. Cancellations more than 1 week before the event: 50% refund will be issued on any monies paid to date. In the event that has to cancel the tour for any reason what-so-ever, a full refund will be issued immediately.


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