April 26, 2007 12:00 ET® Offers New Course!

"Lightroom - A Comprehensive Look" Begins May 2nd

REDMOND, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 26, 2007 --, the worldwide leader in online photography education, today announced the addition of a terrific new 4-Week class, "Lightroom - A Comprehensive Look," to the May course schedule. Like all BetterPhoto courses, this course will be taught by a published, professional photographer, Lewis Kemper. Photo assignments for BetterPhoto's digital photography courses are personally critiqued by the instructor, giving students immediate feedback on their images. May classes begin Wednesday, May 2nd.

"Students have been asking for a Lightroom course, and we are so pleased that Lewis, one of our veteran photography instructors, has created this new class!" said Jim Miotke, President and founder of "It's wonderful to be able to respond quickly to our students' desire to learn photography and the software programs, like Lightroom, that help to enhance their photos."

Contributing editor of Outdoor Photographer and PC Photo magazines, Lewis Kemper is considered one of the most influential photographers in the country. His new 4-Week course, "Lightroom - A Comprehensive Look," will guide students through all the modules, preferences and menus of Lightroom so they can choose which tools to use for their images.

BetterPhoto brings together over 150,000 members from around the world for learning, fun, and community. The site offers over 100 courses on photography and Photoshop, taught by scores of published, professional photographers including Tony Sweet, Brenda Tharp, Jim Zuckerman, and Shutterbug editor George Schaub. Courses are offered every month. Sign up today to get your photos thoughtfully and promptly reviewed by professionals. Additionally, offers four great options for photo sharing. These beautiful websites have several sleek design choices and many other unique options.

About is the worldwide leader in online photography education, offering an approachable resource for photographers who want to improve their skills, share their photos, and learn more about the art and technique of photography. Headquartered in Redmond, WA, is a fun, approachable community, offering online photography courses led by highly respected and published professional photographers, who act as mentors. BetterPhoto also offers a range of gallery and web hosting options that are easy to use and powerfully customizable, and offers a rich community experience and the best photo contests on the web.

For more information, visit the BetterPhoto website at

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