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Enhancing Light and Mood in Lightroom

Alan shows you all the steps available in Adobe Lightroom to enhance or change the light and mood of an image.

– with Alan Shapiro

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm (New York Time), August 23, 2020



Streaming customers get free access to the recorded sessions.

Frequently Asked Questions

What happens if I cannot attend my Live Online Class Session?

We record all our live classes session. So if for some reason you cannot attend a live session you will have 1 year watch the the recorded video.

NOTE: Online classes are non-refundable.

What do I need to attend Live Class Session?

You will need a high-speed internet connection to attend our live online class.

We use Zoom Meetings to run our online classes. Zoom Meetings is compatible with all devices, including Mac and PC desktop computers and laptops, mobile phones, and tablet devices. If you're still not sure whether your device will work with our streaming services, try your device out by joining a test meeting at

NOTE: We do not recommend using your mobile phone to attend the meeting because of small screen size of mobile phone. You will get most out of your Online Classes if you are watching out live session on 13 inch or larger screen.

Can I access Online Classes after the Live Session?

Yes. We will attempt to record live presentation. Barring any unforeseen circumstances you will have 1 year access to the recorded video.

What's Included in our Online Classes?

Visual Wilderness Online classes is a live event. Here is what is included in our live online classes:

  • You will be able to watch and hear the instructors as they teach the class topic.
  • Our instructors use a variety of teaching materials in the online classes. These materials may include a Live video, Presentation, Post Processing and Field Videos and more.
  • You will be able to ask question during the Live Event using Zoom’s chat box. NOTE: You do not need a microphone to ask questions. All questions are submitted using the chat box.
  • We will send you a video recording of the class after the live session is completed.


  • Introduction
  • Brief slide show of samples
  • Overview of the specific develop light-enhancing tools with LR and ACR
  • 2-3 specific start-to-finish examples where we’ll enhance the light of an image
  • 2-3 specific start-to-finish examples where we’ll change the mood of an image


  • Compatible with: Adobe Lightroom Classic
  • Video Created with: Adobe Lightroom Classic.


  • Alan’s favorite light enhancing tools in Lightroom and Adobe Camera Raw and how to use them
  • How to look for the hidden potential in a photograph and map out a path to get you there
  • Explore techniques for “Creative Sketching” using virtual copies
  • Discover how to transform mood with curves tool in Lightroom
  • How pros use custom Brushes, Graduated and Radial Filters, and Range Masks
  • Learn to add forgotten “finishing touches” to take your nature photography to the next level.

Easy-to-understand concepts with start-to-finish demonstrations on how to enhance light and mood in your own nature photography images.

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