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Stunning Panoramas: Simplify Your Workflow

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Create, refine and stitch breathtaking panoramas from start to finish! Learn how to capture the right photos in the field and bring them together perfectly.

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What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Jerry Courvoisier
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

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Extend your range and capture the expansive beauty of any landscape! Join photographer and digital processing expert Jerry Courvoisier and learn how to use Adobe Lightroom® to stitch and process impactful panoramic photography. During class, Jerry will show you the best techniques for shooting panoramic photos and copying your images over to Lightroom. Then, he'll teach you processing skills with the Photomerge feature and guide you through important post-processing techniques for stitched images. Want to set your panoramas apart? You'll also discover how to use HDR and new stitching variations. Plus, you'll even find out how to link Lightroom and Photoshop® for maximum processing efficiency.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Capturing the Scene
World-class Photoshop and Lightroom specialist Jerry Courvoisier explains how to pre-visualize in the field so you can capture the perfect images for stunning panoramas. You'll learn to avoid common mistakes and discover the best ways to plan shots that recreate the scene, with or without a tripod.
2. Pre-Process Panorama Merge
3. Image Processing for Photomerge
4. Post-Process Stitched Images
5. HDR in Panoramas
6. Panorama Stitching Variations
7. Processing & Output

Recommended with this class

  • Any DSLR or mirrorless camera system with manual exposure modes, a smartphone or a point-and-shoot rangefinder-type camera
  • Lightroom CC (Note: Older versions will not have the Panoramic Merge or HDR options available) or Photoshop CS6 or higher
  • A sturdy, light tripod with a panorama head

Taught by

Jerry Courvoisier
Jerry Courvoisier
Jerry Courvoisier is a photographer, educator, digital artist, Adobe Photoshop® and Lightroom® specialist and an internationally recognized imaging technology consultant. His passion for photography and enthusiasm for sharing knowledge make him a popular workshop leader. His writing has appeared in popular publications such as Professional Photographer, Shutterbug and Rangefinder. Jerry also started the post-processing courses at Santa Fe Photographic Workshops.

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