Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Cropping an image, part of Getting Started with Lightroom 4.
No matter how careful you are to get the framing just right for a photo, or to …ensure that for example, the horizon is perfectly horizontal. …Every now and then, you're going to have an image that you need to crop. …Either to remove an area from part of the image, for example, one side of the …image, or to straighten out a crooked line. …In this case, I have a line that should be about perfectly vertical over on the …left side, but it's not. And so, cropping will allow me to fix that. …I'm going to switch to my Cropping view. Over on the right panel above the actual …adjustments, you'll find a tool bar that includes several additional tools.…
And the first of the those is the Crop View. …You can also access the Crop tool by using the letter R on your keyboard. …I'll go ahead and click the button here and we can see there is now Crop box …around the image. I can specify particular parameters for …the cropping over on the panel that is popped up below the Crop tool. …That enables me, for example, to adjust the aspect ratio to a particular preset …
- Getting to know the Lightroom interface
- Establishing Lightroom preferences
- Using catalogs
- Importing images
- Image review
- Identifying and locating images
- Optimizing and sharing images
Skill Level Beginner
1. First Steps
2. Importing Images
3. Image Review
4. Identifying and Locating Images
5. Optimizing Images
6. Sharing Images
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