Understanding catalogs


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Understanding catalogs

Whether you realize it or not, when you installed Photoshop Elements 10 on your computer, a Catalog was created that will play an important role when you're working with files in the Elements Organizer. Let's take a look at exactly what the Catalog does. I'm beginning this video with the Elements 10 Organizer already open on my computer. And the Catalog is a file that essentially acts as a database, and it keeps track of a lot of the essential information that you add to your photo.

And it's actually automatically contained within your photos such as the location, format, any keywords that you add, the date, the camera, and much, much more. So, as you can see, the Catalog is quite important. Now, it's also important to understand that the Catalog doesn't actually contain the photos themselves. The photos always reside on your hard drive in the location that you've chosen. However, the Catalog is a separate file that keeps track of the location of...

Understanding catalogs
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Understanding catalogs provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chad Chelius as part of the Getting Started with Photoshop Elements 10

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