Adding a stroke


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Adding a stroke

One of the options available to you when printing your images within Lightroom, is to add a stroke border around the edges of that image. That can both add an interesting creative touch to your images, but also provide a bit of framing. For example, if you have a scene that's relatively bright. Then the edges of the actual photographic image area, may blend off into the white space, in the area where there will be no ink, where you are seeing just the paper. And so, you can use a stroke, to help define the edge of the image.

To get started, I'll turn on the Stroke Border check box, in the image setting section, of the right panel in the print module, and then, I can adjust the size and color of that stroke. Now, bear in mind I have a cell border here, you can see the dark border of the cell that is defined to fit the image on the page, that is non-printable, but the stroke that has now been added around the image itself, is printable. So I will now have a black line, two points wide, around the ...

Adding a stroke
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Adding a stroke provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Lightroom 5: 05 Printing

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Photography
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