Begin the series by understanding the foundation of Lightroom - the catalog. Examine hard drive solutions, their cost and the importance for production storage solutions, backup, and archival of your most important asset - your image content. Open Lightroom and learn the basics of creating a catalog, where to source it, and how to import images into your catalog system. Learn about supported formats, organizational structure. Leverage the flexibility and extensibility of the camera raw format, DNG. Learn photographer, Chris Knight's best practices for file naming and numbering images.