Cropping and resetting a crop


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Cropping and resetting a crop

In the next few movies, you're going to learn everything that you need to know in regards to using shortcuts when you're interested in cropping or recomposing your photographs. For starters, let's press the R in order to access the Crop tool. First, I want to take a look at how we can lock down the aspect ratio. If you press the A key, you notice that that either unlocks or locks the aspect ratio. With it locked, if we click and drag on one of these corner points, we can then create a crop which matches the original file's aspect ratio.

Press the A key again to unlock, and here we can create an aspect ratio which is a bit more of a free-form crop. Next, let's go ahead and press Enter or Return in order to apply the crop, or double-click inside of the crop area, or click on the Done button. What I like to do is to simply double- click inside of the crop area in order to apply that crop. Well, let's say that we've decided that we want to reset the crop. We want to ...

Cropping and resetting a crop
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Cropping and resetting a crop provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom Power Shortcuts

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Photography
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Lightroom
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