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  1. gagey

    gagey TPF Noob!

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    does anyone have a specific book they would recomend to learn how to use lightroom better?
     
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    Gagey
    Have you been on Youtube and othe LR pages for tutorials, etc...

    Google

    Adobe Lightroom Tutorials & News - Photoshop Lightroom Resource Center | PhotoshopSupport.com

    digitalmedia.oreilly.com -- Inside Adobe Lightroom

    Photoshop-Lightroom Tutorial Directory - Overview - Pxleyes.com

    AdobeTV | Learn Lightroom 2.0


    these should not only keep you busy, they will help you. :mrgreen:



    2 Books that may help as well

    http://www.kelbytraining.com/produc...htroom-20-book-for-digital-photographers.html


    I have this one and I like it
    [ame]http://www.amazon.com/Adobe-Photoshop-Lightroom-Book-Photographers/dp/0321555619/ref=pd_sim_b_10#reader_0321555619[/ame]
     
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    Josh220 No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    [ame=http://www.amazon.com/Adobe-Photoshop-Lightroom-Digital-Photographers/dp/0321555562/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1272170694&sr=8-1]Amazon.com: The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 Book for Digital Photographers (9780321555564): Scott Kelby: Books[/ame]



    Or in case you still have the first version of LR for some reason:

    [ame=http://www.amazon.com/Adobe-Photoshop-Lightroom-Digital-Photographers/dp/0321555562/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1272170726&sr=8-1]Amazon.com: The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 Book for Digital Photographers (9780321555564): Scott Kelby: Books[/ame]
     
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    no ihave not been on anything...i have not read about it at all yet but i really think its time to:lol: thanks for all those links going to check some out now

    oops should of put that yes looking for number 2..thanks fo rthe link...i was checking that one out the other day so it is worth it?
     
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    what ones is a better one? i saw both of those and a few others on amazon.... but i wasnt sure what one was a really good one to learn how to use the whole thing or that taught the best i guess i should say :lol:
     
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    I have never purchased any books for Lightroom, but I have other books by him and they are great.
     
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    The Martin Evening book has more detail in it than does Kelby.
    I have other Kelby books and I like them, I liked the difference in the detail for LR that Evening has to offer.
     
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    i went to the local book store and they had 4 different lightroom 2 books but the only one they had that was recommended here was the scott kelby so i bought that one i have read much on it yet but do far i read some of it and it seems to be helping me understand it so far ...i may look into after i am done with this one buyi9ng the other one and see if i can then get more out of that one as well
     
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