Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding a stroke, part of Lightroom 5: 05 Printing.
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…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 entire perimeter of my photo.…
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