Learn how to use the Lightroom app to make your selfie and portrait photos stand out and highlight your natural beauty.
This online tutorial will help you take your photo editing skills to the next level using just your smartphone. You’ll learn how to use Lightroom to edit your selfies and portrait photos and make yourself look amazing. I’ll also share my secret weapon to take selfies to the next level.
Learn how to make your skin glow, eyes pop, hair shine and body look great by editing the light and colour tones in your picture.
About the tutorial
We’ll be editing three different photographs in this tutorial and learning how to work with the light and colour controls in Lightroom.
Edit 1: Head & shoulders portrait: Learn how to use light and colour to tone down the background in your selfies and portrait photos to make yourself pop into the forefront. Find out the colour tones you should be working with to make your skin glow.
Edit 2: Full body bikini photo. Learn how to use light to make your body look great in your photos, without resorting to any slimming or smoothing apps. Find out how to get rid of tan lines and sunburn in the colour panel (great for holiday photos!) Finally, learn how to tone down distractions in the background your photo so that you stand out more.
Edit 3: An up-close selfie. Learn the right way to use the Facetune app, making small changes without washing out your features. Find out how to fix flyaways, remove blemishes and make your features pop. Transform your selfies and learn how to focus the viewers attention to your best features.
I’ll show you how to save the completed edits as Lightroom presets that you can use over and over again to edit your selfies and portraits quickly and easily.
These tutorials are for:
- Instagram users that want to grow their audience and get their photos featured on big-follow accounts.
- Content creators that want to create better quality content for clients.
- Bloggers that want to create stunning pictures for their website.
- Photography enthusiasts that want to learn how to make their photos even better.
- Keen travellers that want to take their holiday photos and get then worthy of hanging on their walls.
In these guided tutorials I will take you through the editing process from start to finish using the mobile apps I use for my Instagram posts. I’ll provide you with the before photos and we’ll edit together so you can get hands-on experience in how to use Lightroom, along with improving your editing skills.
What you’ll get:
- An introduction video that will give you some key information you need to know about editing on mobile.
- A guided tutorial video where we edit 3 photos from start to finish.
- The three ‘before’ photos we’re going to edit.