Assigning ratings to photos


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Assigning ratings to photos

Assigning ratings to your images is a great way to know which image is the best when you have a series of shots that are very similar in nature. So the one thing that you don't want to do is that if you want to share, let's say, an image of a sunflower with a friend, or you want to put it on a Web page, or you want to make a print, is to every time go back through all of your sunflower shots trying to decide which one is the best. That is not efficient. Whereas the very first time when you were looking at the images, if you assigned a rating then, you would know which is your best sunflower shot. So then all you have to do is go to the one with the highest rating, attach it to an e-mail, and off you go. Much more efficient way to go.

So let me show you how that works in Aperture; we are in Aperture right now, this is also true for Lightroom, and this is also true for Bridge, a file browser. In fact, a lot of file browsers have rating systems. So this is a concept that you'll s...

Assigning ratings to photos
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Assigning ratings to photos provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Derrick Story as part of the Organizing and Archiving Digital Photos

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Photography
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Aperture Lightroom
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