Mark Fitzgerald ~ Photographer | Educator | Author

Lightroom and Photoshop training in Portland, Oregon by an expert who has helped countless people like yourself.

Professional photographers~ Improve your skills and be more efficient in today’s competitive market.

Fine art photographers ~ Master the digital tools so they don’t get in the way of your creative process.

Novice photographers ~ Start out on the right foot with your workflow and avoid costly and confusing errors.

Private Lightroom and Photoshop Training
Zen of Postproduction

Mark’s latest book is available online and in bookstores.

Mark comes to you for custom training so you can learn at your own rate with your own computer. Some of the things he can help you with are:

  • Taming Lightroom’s catalog so your photos are organized and easy to find.

  • Switching from Aperture or iPhoto to Lightroom.

  • Mastering Lightroom’s Develop module.

  • Printing fine art images directly from Lightroom.

  • Using Lightroom to design photo books.

  • Understanding important Photoshop concepts like masking and layers.

  • Integrating Lightroom and Photoshop for a complete workflow.

  • Learn more about private training.

Mark is available for private photo outings and mentorships where the focus in on you and your camera. First he helps you understand why you see the world the way you do. Then he helps you refine your creative vision through a series of assignments and projects designed just for you. Throughout the process Mark helps you learn to master your camera and its controls so that you’ll be ready to shoot when the moment is right. Contact Mark to learn more.

Lightroom and Photography Workshops and Field Trips

Mark teaches at Newpace Center for Photography in Portland, Oregon on a regular basis. He also leads special workshops on workflow and photography in Portland and beyond. Check out the Classes & Workshops page to see a list of upcoming events.

 Featured Workshop
Shedding Light on Lightroom: 2-Day Intensive

May 16 & 17 | 11am-5pm | Camera World | Portland

Lots of folks have asked for a two-day Lightroom Mark has put together a special weekend program designed to get you up and running in Lightroom with a workflow that works for you. The first day focuses on the organization using the Library module. The second day takes you through the the Develop module where you will learn about important tools and techniques, and how Mark uses them to create his award winning images. Use the links below to learn more.

Saturday May 16 – Secrets of Getting Organized in the Library Module

Sunday May 17 – Making Your Photos Pop with the Develop Module