Join Derrick Story for an in-depth discussion in this video Aperture keyword tips, part of Organizing and Archiving Digital Photos.
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I've mentioned before that keywording during import is a great time to do it,…because it's easy, and easy as good in photo organization.…The problem with it is that is that you can be as specific as you might want to…be in your keywording.…So sometimes you're going to have to add a few keywords after the images are…already in Aperture, or Lightroom.…We're in Aperture right now, and I want to show you a few tips for adding…keywords after your images have already been transferred into the application.…So we're taking a look at this passion flower right now, and one of the things…about this plant is that it's a vine. And I didn't get that keyword in with the…original upload, so I want to add that right now.…
The thing is, I have a number of passion flower shots here, so I want to add the…keyword vine to all of them, and there's a couple fairly easy ways to do that in Aperture.…I'll just go to the first one here, and I'm just going to add vine, like that, and…I'm going to hit the Tab key and that enters it in my keyword list.…
The course concludes with a look at aspects of a good backup and archival strategy, ranging from the best file format for long-term backup to the best hardware options for offline storage.
- Removing pictures from a card
- Transferring photos to a Windows or Mac computer
- Transferring images with Lightoom, Aperture or iPhoto
- Assigning ratings to photos and flagging favorites
- Filtering photos
- Choosing file formats
- Backing up to the cloud
- Working with multiple hard drives
- Recovering from backups