Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating an export preset, part of Lightroom 5: 03 Basics of Image Sharing.
…While Lightroom includes a variety of options for sharing…your images in a relatively automated way, sometimes you're going…to need to share images in a way that you…can't really automate, or at least you can't automate completely.…For example, you can post a photo…to Facebook very easily from directly within Lightroom.…But if I want to perhaps include images in a…blog post, I might need to export those images so…that they're in a form that I'm able to utilize…for my blog or for whatever purpose I'm sharing those images.…
When we're working within Lightroom, we're of course working within a Lightroom…catalog, perhaps optimizing the appearance of our images or keeping them organized.…But at some point, we'll need to export the image so…that we can use it in some way outside of Lightroom.…When we're exporting images in Lightroom, one of the best ways to…improve your overall efficiency is to create a preset for that export process.…Let's take a look at how we can create an export preset so that we can…very quickly and easily share our images in…
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Skill Level Beginner
Q: When I access the Identity Plate Editor dialog, I get a message in that dialog that says "No options for Lightroom identity plate." This is different from what I see in the lesson on modifying the identity plate. How do I resolve this issue?
A: The difference you are seeing relates to changes Adobe made in version 5.4 for Lightroom, related to support for the new Lightroom Mobile application. The new "Lightroom" option for the Identity Plate popup enables access to the sign-in and synchronization for Lightroom Mobile. To personalize the identity plate you can choose the "Personalized" option from the Identity Plate popup, which will reveal the set of controls for changing the identity plate.