Customizing the identity plate and module pickers


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Customizing the identity plate and module pickers

In the top left corner of the Lightroom interface you will notice there is what's called in Identity Plate. You can actually customize this Identity Plate, you can change the typography, or you can add your own graphic that you've created in another application. Let's take a look at how we can do that. Navigate to the Lightroom pull-down Menu and then select Identity Plate Setup, this will open up the Identity Plate Editor. Now, in order to enable the Custom option, you need to click on this checkbox here, you'll notice that it's updated, it's changed, it now says CHRIS ORWIG.

Well, I can change this, I'll go ahead and type out all caps, CHRIS ORWIG PHOTOGRAPHY. And there we have it, it updates up top. You can also customize this further. You could highlight, say for example, one word, in this case the word PHOTOGRAPHY, click on the Color Chip, and then choose a new Color for this, and you can see it's updating that up here in this view and also down here in...

Customizing the identity plate and module pickers
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Customizing the identity plate and module pickers provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 4 Essentials: 01 Organizing and Sharing with the Library Module

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Photography
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