Lightroom Workshop

Adobe Lightroom is a must-have tool for any photographer. This introductory workshop will teach you how to manage your entire photography workflow, from importing to editing and publishing.

Q) Who is the workshop for?
A) This workshop is for any photographer that wants to improve his or her post-processing workflow. You will learn the basics of Lightroom and be able to turn your images into professional photographs.

Q) What topics will be covered?
A) This will be an interactive workshop that will cover the following topics:

·       Why use Lightroom?
·       Basic workflow
·       Library Module: Photo organization – Catalog, Collections, Publishing, Backup
·       Develop Module: Basic editing which includes White Balance, Exposure, Tones, Noise reduction and sharpening
·       Publish: Adding watermarks, exporting, publishing to Facbook and other sharing sites
·       Workflow optimization: Presets, Keywords
·       Techniques for portraits, black and white, landscapes

Q) Who is leading the workshop?
A) Ashwin Dias will lead the workshop; he
started his photographic adventure shooting black and white portraits on a manual film SLR back in 2005. He is passionate about both the photographic output and the scientific process behind it (he used to develop film in his own darkroom). 

He is primarily a travel photographer with a focus on nature and people. His assignments have taken him across the world including the Baltics, Russia and South East Asia. Some of his work is available at

After his MBA at IIM Bangalore, Ashwin left a strategic management role to start the e-commerce and mobile businesses at Zoomin is India's leading online photography store with world-class printed products, an exhaustive catalogue of camera equipment and innovation mobile applications for photographers.

Q) When and where is the workshop?
A) The workshop will be held on Sunday,
13 April, 2014 from 10:00 AM- 5:00PM. The workshop will be held in Byculla, Mumbai.

Q) What should I bring to the workshop?
A) You will need to bring your own laptop with Lightroom 5 and some photos. A free 30 day demo version of Lightroom is available at To get the most out of this workshop, you should install Lightroom and spend sometime playing around with it before the workshop.
Q) How much does it cost to take part in the workshop?
A) Your investment for the workshop will be 

Q) What are the FREE gifts?
A) Every participant will get a voucher for a 20 page 8.5”x11” Printed Hardcover Photobook worth Rs.1000 from
. We will also select two participants who will each receive a ZoomIn Reward packs.
1.     Free 20 page 8”x8” page Printed Hardcover Photobook
2.     50% off canvas prints
3.     3 Free shipping vouchers

Q) How can I make my payments?
A) Our office is based at South Mumbai in Crawford market. You can walk in to drop your fees in our office from Mon-Fri from 9 AM to 8 PM in the evening. However, if you reside in any other part of the city we could help you with a pick up facility for an additional fee of Rs.200. Alternatively, you could transfer your fees directly into our bank account. The details are mentioned below.

Bank Name: The Bharat Co-Operative Bank
Account Name: Barcode Media
Account No: 121 - 11426
MICR CODE: 400112002

Any other questions?
If you have a question which is not covered in this list, please email on or call on 9833683379 and we will respond as soon as we can.