This tutorial describes how to create stunning slideshows of your photos using Adobe Lightroom. The various tools present in the Slideshow Module are discussed in detail here.
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The Slideshow Module within Adobe Lightroom is specially designed to help create stunning slideshows. It has a variety of options which are very simple to use and can help create slideshows using Adobe Lightroom within minutes.
The left panel contains the following
Preview option which shows a preview of the selected image,
Templates section which contains Lightroom templates and user-defined templates for creating slideshows
Collections section which shows the various collections present in the catalog.
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Tools available in the Right Panel
The following are the various sections present in the Right Panel
This can be used to zoom the image to fill the frame, add a stroke border to the image, and cast shadow to the image.
The Layout section can be used to select the Left, Right, Top and Bottom margins and also show guides to indicate the area within which the image will be displayed.
The Overlays section can be used for the following
Add the Identity Plate as an overlay - Can be used to add creator information to the image
Add Rating Stars as an overlay - To display the image's star rating during slideshow
Add Text Overlays - Used to add captions to the image
This article series is a beginner's guide to Adobe Lightroom and the various modules within Adobe Lightroom. It discusses the Lightroom interface, the five modules and the various tools available within Adobe Lightroom and is a must-read for all photographers interested in using Adobe Lightroom