Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding keywords to photos, part of Lightroom 5: 01 Organizing Your Photos.
…The whole point of keeping our digital photos organized of…course is to be able to find a particular photo later.…Sometimes you're literally looking for a specific photo, and in other cases you may…just be looking for a photo from…a particular place, or of a particular subject.…In many situations keywords can be…especially helpful for locating specific images.…But also for reminding you about the contents of a particular photo.…Let's take a look at some examples of using keywords for your images.…Here I have for example an image of a fluke of a humpback whale.…
It was captured in Alaska and when I imported this image along…with the others from this same trip, I added a keyword, Alaska.…And so this image has Alaska as a keyword but no other keywords.…If I want to be sure to remember later what type of whale this was…or when I want to look for a particular image, I may want to reference keywords.…In this case, a keyword could help remind me later of what type of…whale this was or help me locate the image based on specific keyword values.…
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- Importing images
- Setting up Lightroom preferences and catalog settings
- Backing up your catalogs
- Reviewing images with the Grid and Loupe views
- Renaming photos
- Adding flags, star ratings, color labels, and keywords to images
- Mapping photos
- Working with image stacks
- Locating images
Skill Level Beginner
Lightroom 5: 02 Optimizing Your Photoswith Tim Grey2h 49m Beginner
1. Importing Images
2. Lightroom Configuration Considerations
3. Reviewing Images
4. Organizing Images
5. Mapping Your Digital Photos
6. Grouping Images Together
7. Locating Images
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