Lightroom Workshops

 Lightroom Workshops


March 21st, 2015  Lightroom 101 at Digital Silver Imaging


Adobe certified expert, Kathy Tarantola will help guide you through the basics. This workshop will thoroughly cover the Library and Develop modules where you manage, keyword, edit and enhance your images. With hands-on practice, learn how to quickly and easily import, organize, edit, rate, and enhance your images and how to work through large shoots efficiently with synchronized settings and presets.


Library Module
• Import process
• Organizing
• Renaming
• Presets
• Metadata and Keywording
• Using ratings and filters
• Collections
• Searching
• Exporting
• Mastering good workflow practices

Develop Module
• Evaluating photos and making creative decisions
• Perfecting tone and color in each photo
• Applying sharpening and noise reduction
• Correcting lens distortion & chromatic aberration
• Paintbrush/ Tools
• Using virtual copies
• Making great black and white conversions
• Presets
• Soft Proofing for printing


When: Saturday March 21, 2015 – 11:00-5:00 PM
Where: Digital Silver Imaging, 9 Brighton Street, Belmont MA
Tuition: $149

Follow this link to enroll and for more information

Melting snow and Mexico!

150228_yelapa_500As promised, I’m posting some colorful images from my jaunt to Yelapa, Mexico.

It was relaxing, beautiful, rejuvenating and inspiring!

mexico_banner Yelapa is a small village south of Puerto Vallarta by boat in the Sierra Madre mountains.

It has beautiful jungle, white sandy beaches, lovely and welcoming people, warm sun and a lovely breeze.

150228_yelapa_296Stars and the lights of Puerto Vallarta in the distance from our open air palapa.

150228_yelapa_192The yoga spot was an early morning ritual.


The new PhotoJourneys website has already produced some sign-ups so I’m delighted. I’m looking forward to working with all of you in some fun and picturesque locations. Check your calendars and sign up to join us!!

Past students, including Digital Photo Academy students, and camera club members, are eligible for a 10% discount on PhotoJourneys Workshops.

If you have any questions about any of the workshops, feel free to contact me at: or

 Hasta la vista!!