Great cityscapes start with great captures, and Serge begins the class with a discussion of camera settings and his approach to being in the right place at the right time. After the photo is taken, Serge steps through his editing workflow in Lightroom. Starting with the global edits that lay the foundation for a strong cityscape, Serge moves on into a detailed look at how to use all of Lightroom’s local adjustment tools to take your photos to the next level. Whether you are shooting with a DSLR or smart phone, and from stitched panoramas to merged HDR, Serge shares the tips and techniques that you can use in all kinds of situations.


Here’s what you can expect to learn about in the class:

  1. The Big Picture
  2. Camera Settings
  3. Global Editing in Lightroom
  4. Local Editing in Lightroom: Part 1
  5. Local Editing in Lightroom: Part 2
  6. Local Editing in Lightroom: Part 3
  7. Sharpening and Noise Reduction
  8. Las Vegas Panorama
  9. Bellagio at Night
  10. New York HDR
  11. Retouching Mobile Photo
  12. Adding Clouds

Meet Serge Ramelli

Serge Ramelli is a landscape and urban photographer with a passion for creating beautiful photos and inspiring others to do the same. He has published multiple coffee table books, over 15 technical books on photography, has pieces being sold in over 85 galleries around the world, and hosts a Lightroom YouTube channel with over 400,000 subscribers.