Creating metadata presets


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Creating metadata presets

We are in the Import dialog box here and I want to talk about adding metadata to your images on import. This is a great time to add additional information. That's what metadata is. It's text information. It's things like caption and keywords and city. What's so great about doing it now, especially the stuff that applies to all of your images, such as your copyright, is that it saves you from having to do an extra step later on.

So, anything that you can do at the beginning while you're actually bringing your images in is usually a pretty good idea, because it ensures that it will actually get done and we all know about those tasks that we say that we will get to later on. In order to apply metadata to your images during the import, you want to make sure that you have your Metadata Presets brick selected and that of course is right here in the Import Settings. So, we have that here and you get a Basic Info brick, but you may want something else.

For example, I have a cust...

Creating metadata presets
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Creating metadata presets provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Derrick Story as part of the Aperture 3 Essential Training (2012)

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Photography
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