Preset Design: Editing Photos with Lightroom for Mobile

A course by Marioly Vázquez
Photographer and Designer. London, United Kingdom.
Joined January 2019
, Photographer and Designer

Create your own signature style on social media with personalized settings and color palettes

  • 100% positive reviews (44)
  • 1021 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Create your own signature style on social media with personalized settings and color palettes



  • 100% positive reviews (44)
  • 1021 students
  • 11 lessons (2h 0m)
  • 13 additional resources (3 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever


Color allows us to communicate in a more personal and emotional way. For photographer and stylist Marioly Vázquez, it’s one of the most impactful elements of a photo. She runs her own studio, which specializes in creating visual stories for brands, and has worked with companies including Adobe, Dyson, Ford, and Dior.

In this course, she teaches you how to design presets in your own style and achieve a consistent aesthetic across your platforms. Discover how to edit photos using Lightroom for mobile and transform your perception of the world.

This is Marioly’s second course with Domestika. In her first, Visual Storytelling for Your Personal Brand on Instagram, she gives you the tools you need to create an attractive and appealing narrative on social media.

What will you learn in this online course?

Course table of contents

  • U1
    U1. Introduction
  • U2
    U2. The Universe of Presets
  • U3
    U3. How to Create a Preset
  • U4
    U4. Presets And Instagram
  • FP
    FP Final project
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Begin by getting to know Marioly Vázquez, the creative mind behind Maria Marie. She talks through her creative journey to starting her own studio, along with the influences which inspire her as an artist.

Learn what a preset is and why Lightroom is a great tool for creating them. Then explore the app’s interface and the settings it offers for photo editing, from exposure and contrast to shadows and curves. Discover how to convey different colors and moods through the presets you create.

Find inspiration for a mood board that will inspire your preset design, then learn how to make your preset. Marioly shares a shortcut for creating a preset easily, before showing you how to create one for a specific photo and then apply it to multiple images. Practice editing each photo individually for a professional end result, using Marioly’s ‘apply, evaluate, adjust’ method.

Find out how to create a cohesive aesthetic across your feed and stories on Instagram by focusing on your color palette. To finish the course, Marioly shares tips to put into practice while creating your presets, such as considering skin tone and avoiding over-editing.

What is this course's project?

Design and create a collection of presets based on the seasons of the year.

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

This course is for anyone who wants to learn how to edit photos on their mobile phone and achieve a consistent aesthetic across their social media channels.

Requirements and materials

No previous experience is needed to take this course.

You will need a mobile phone with Lightroom installed.


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Marioly Vázquez

A course by Marioly Vázquez

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Photographer and Designer

Marioly Vázquez is a Mexican photographer and stylist who works and lives in London. There, she runs her boutique studio Maria Marie, which specializes in creating visual stories to bring brands to life. As a self-described ‘restless creative’ she has explored a variety of creative disciplines from graphic design and branding, to illustration and poetry. She also has a master’s degree in art management.

Marioly has written and published her own book, Pastel Moods, and hosts workshops to help creatives build a powerful online presence and connect with their audience. She has worked with both start-ups and well-known brands including Dyson, Ford, Issey Miyake, Dior, and Adobe.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    The Universe of Presets

    • What Is a Preset?
    • Lightroom for Creating Presets
    • Look and Feel of Your Preset 1
    • Look and Feel of Your Preset 2
  • U3

    How to Create a Preset

    • Mood Board
    • Creating a Preset
    • Applying Our Presets
  • U4

    Presets And Instagram

    • Color Palette for Instagram
    • Final Tips
  • FP

    Final project

    • Preset Design: Editing Photos with Lightroom for Mobile

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Preset Design: Editing Photos with Lightroom for Mobile. Photography, and Video course by Marioly Vázquez

Preset Design: Editing Photos with Lightroom for Mobile

A course by Marioly Vázquez
Photographer and Designer. London, United Kingdom.
Joined January 2019
  • 100% positive reviews (44)
  • 1021 students