Renaming photos


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Renaming photos

Photos that come from digital cameras often have numerical, meaningless names like these. You may want to rename those photos to reflect the date on which the photos were shot, or maybe their subject matter. And you can rename photos one by one in Bridge by clicking on a file name, waiting a second, and then clicking again, and then you can type in whatever name you want. But renaming files one by one isn't very efficient. So I am going to click in a blank area of the Content panel here, so that I can show you how you can Batch Rename Photos in Bridge.

First I'll select some photos to rename. I'll click on one, hold the Shift key and click on another, and that selects all in between. Then I am going to go up to the Tools menu, and I'll choose Batch Rename. That opens the Batch Rename dialog box. First I'll choose the Destination for the Files I'm Renaming. I don't like to rename in the same folder, because that will write over the original files. So I am going t...

Renaming photos
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Renaming photos provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 8 for Mac Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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