Adding direction metadata


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Adding direction metadata

Here I want to highlight a small yet sometimes helpful new feature that we'll encounter in the Library module inside of the Metadata panel. What it is, is a new field, which allows us to enter in direction or if we have a GPS enabled camera, it will include that GPS information. Let's take a look at how this works. When I select the photograph and then navigate to the Library mode and open up the Metadata panel. Next, I'm accessing or viewing that EXIF information and at the bottom of this field, you'll notice there's a new option, which is Direction.

Here you can click into this field and you can add a direction. I know that this photograph was captured as it was facing due south, so I'll go ahead and enter that in. Or, on the other hand, if you're using a camera, which is GPS enabled, as I have here in this folder, like with my iPhone, you notice that it will pickup the direction here. In this case, this photograph was captured as I was facing northeast o...

Adding direction metadata
Video duration: 1m 20s 2h 28m Intermediate Updated Apr 08, 2014

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Adding direction metadata provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 5 New Features

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