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Video: Playing video in Lightroom

Playing video in Lightroom provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 5 Essentials: 02 Managing Images with the Library Module
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  1. 2m 32s
    1. Welcome
      1m 54s
    2. Using the exercise files
  2. 22m 0s
    1. Working with flags, stars, and labels
      3m 52s
    2. Adding flags, stars, and labels more quickly
      5m 10s
    3. Using Auto Advance to speed up rating photos
      4m 44s
    4. Rating and ranking groups of photos
      1m 50s
    5. Rating and ranking in the Grid and full-screen modes
      4m 5s
    6. Quickly delete rejected photos
      2m 19s
  3. 14m 0s
    1. Filtering by flag, stars, and labels
      3m 44s
    2. Filtering by still photos, virtual copies, and video files
      1m 51s
    3. Filtering by text, metadata, and file type
      3m 3s
    4. Sorting photos
      2m 30s
    5. Stacking photos into groups
      2m 52s
  4. 18m 14s
    1. What is a collection?
      2m 36s
    2. Creating a collection to group images together
      4m 35s
    3. Creating targeted collections
      2m 50s
    4. Using Quick Collections
      2m 42s
    5. Using Smart Collections
      5m 31s
  5. 10m 49s
    1. Overview of the new Map module
      2m 47s
    2. Tagging images with locations
      3m 21s
    3. Creating saved locations
      4m 41s
  6. 11m 10s
    1. Using Quick Develop
      4m 39s
    2. Synchronizing settings
      3m 58s
    3. Making incremental adjustments to images
      2m 33s
  7. 15m 54s
    1. Playing video in Lightroom
      2m 40s
    2. Trimming a video
      3m 47s
    3. Editing the color and tone of a video
      5m 21s
    4. Setting the poster frame
      1m 54s
    5. Capturing a still image from a video
      2m 12s
  8. 11m 1s
    1. Exporting to a hard drive
      3m 29s
    2. Publishing to a hard drive
      4m 18s
    3. Publishing video to Facebook
      3m 14s
  9. 18m 55s
    1. Why use DNG?
      7m 32s
    2. Using Fast Load DNG
      5m 0s
    3. Saving size with Lossy DNG
      6m 23s
  10. 27m 56s
    1. Adding keywords
      6m 3s
    2. Creating and using keyword sets
      3m 35s
    3. Synchronizing keywords
      2m 13s
    4. Keywording with the Painter tool
      3m 4s
    5. Working with the Metadata panel
      4m 24s
    6. Adding copyright metadata with a template
      4m 36s
    7. Filtering photographs based on metadata
      4m 1s
  11. 31m 0s
    1. External editing preferences
      4m 23s
    2. Editing raw photos in Photoshop
      6m 15s
    3. Editing an original TIFF or PSD
      4m 30s
    4. Editing an original JPEG
      5m 36s
    5. Editing a modified TIFF, PSD, or JPEG file in Photoshop
      4m 3s
    6. Opening an image as a Smart Object in Photoshop
      3m 16s
    7. Including multiple images in Photoshop as layers
      2m 57s
  12. 27m 40s
    1. Exporting photographs to a hard drive, CD, or DVD
      5m 51s
    2. Exporting photographs with previously used settings
      1m 32s
    3. Creating and using exporting presets
      3m 45s
    4. Emailing photographs from Lightroom
      6m 40s
    5. Using Publish Services to export photographs to a folder
      5m 16s
    6. Uploading photos to Facebook and Flickr
      4m 36s
  13. 40s
    1. Next steps

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In part two of Chris Orwig's Lightroom Essentials, you'll learn how to add important metadata to your images that will help you find and filter your library, process images and video, and export, email, and share photos—all from within the powerful Library module in Adobe Lightroom. First you'll learn how to flag, rate, and rank your photos and use the information to find images that match those criteria. Then tag them with locations and add keywords and identifying information that clearly distinguish the subject and your copyright. Chris also shows you how to make image adjustments with Quick Develop, and play, trim, and edit video. Lastly, find out how to export your photographs to a hard drive, email them to friends and clients, and upload them to sharing sites like Flickr and Facebook.

Topics include:
  • Adding flags, stars, and labels to images
  • Filtering your library by text, metadata, and file type
  • Stacking photos into groups
  • Creating a collection to group images
  • Tagging images with locations
  • Processing images in the Library module
  • Viewing and editing videos
  • Working with the DNG file format
  • Adding copyright metadata to photos
  • Adding keywords
  • Opening images in Photoshop
  • Exporting, emailing, and publishing photos
Chris Orwig

Playing video in Lightroom

In the next few chapters we'll talk about how we can start to work with our video files here inside of LightRoom. You know, most of our cameras these days allow us to capture still images and video files. And fortunately in LightRoom we can now import and work with these video files, in similar ways to working with our still images. Yet we can do even more. Alright, well here you can see I've selected the video folder. I'm in the library module and I press the G key, in order to view these video clips in the grid view. You'll notice there's a little overlay, which shows you the duration of the clip, and when you position the cursor over the clip, you can actually scrub back and forth across it. Now, it's kind of difficult to see these clips because they're so small. In order to increase their size, in the toolbar in this area, if you click on this triangle icon, you can choose the option for thumbnail size. Then, just drag the slider to the right to increase the size. Now, when you have a larger size, now you can see how you can scrub back and forth to get a preview of this clip.

Now that being said, you may notice that that preview's a little bit pixelated. It's not quite clear. Well, to have an even better preview, and to play this back so you can really evaluate the clip, you want to navigate to the Loop view. To do so, press the E key or click on this icon right here, which allows you to view a larger preview. And you'll also notice that there's now a playback component. This playback component allows us to scrub or to play this clip. Now this is a clip that I captured simply by leaning my SLR camera against a pole.

And it's looking up at this sculpture, which moves. It's located right next to the beach. And it's just kind of a fun, short little clip. To evaluate this, what we want to do is either press the Space Bar key or click on the Play button in order to play it. There is some audio that the camera is recording. Eventually I'm not going to use that, yet still here, let's go ahead and play and listen to this clip just for a moment. Tap the Space Bar key or click on this triangle icon. I'll go ahead and do that and be quiet so that we can watch and listen. To this clip. Here goes. All right, well now that we've seen a portion of this clip, another way that you can view or navigate through the clip is to use this little scrubber right here. If you click on this what you can do is you can click and drag to the left or the right.

(SOUND) In order to scrub forward or backward through the clip. If you want an even larger view of the video clip, just simply click Shift Tab. When you do that it will minimize the rest of the LightRoom interface so that you can view and evaluate the clip in a larger way. Press Shift Tab again to bring back the rest of the interface. So that then you have a smaller view yet you have access to all of your panels and controls.

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