Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding text overlays, part of Lightroom 5: 04 Creating Slideshows.
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…The primary purpose of a slideshow of course is to present your…photographic images, but we can also include text along with those images.…In this case, I've selected the Caption and…Rating template that is included in Lightroom for example.…And here you can see that I have some text at the bottom of the…presentation, as well as a star rating showing…at the top left corner of the image.…And that information will be repeated essentially.…From frame to frame.…If I switch to another image, you'll see that that image has a two star rating.…
Except there you'll notice that there is no text down at the bottom and…that's because this is dynamic text that is based on metadata in the image.…Specifically, in this case, the text at the bottom is a…caption, it's based on the caption field in the IPTC metadata.…And so, the first image has a caption, and so that information is…presented, but the other images on the filmstrip here, do not include a caption.…We'll take a look at that particular example…momentarily, but first let's take a look at…
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