Welcome to this series of tutorials designed to teach you the basics of Adobe Lightroom Classic. This tutorial introduces you to the Lightroom Classic interface.

What you learned: The workspace

  • Lightroom Classic is laid out in modules for different tasks, such as organizing and editing photos. To switch between modules, click the name of a module at the top right of the screen.
  • Use the Library module to view and organize your photos.
  • Switch to the Develop module to edit your photos.
  • Panels are arranged in groups at edges of the screen. Click the small triangle outside a panel group to hide or show the group. Click the title bar of a panel to hide or show the panel.
  • When it’s time to share a photo, choose File > Export to make a copy of that photo.


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Up next: Organize photos in Lightroom Classic


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