Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video Customizing the interior of the book, part of Lightroom Workflow Strategies.
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Let's take a look at how we can further customize the interior of our book…project by changing pictures and also by rearranging the overall layout or flow of the book.…In order to do this, I like to minimize some of the Lightroom interface.…You can do that by pressing the Tab key. It will hide those panels on the left…and the right, and sometimes this gives you a little bit better of an overview of your project.…Now when I go to this view I notice that I want to make a few image changes.…I want a few images to be side by side.…This picture here, and this one down here, I also perhaps want to swap some…photographs. So if you click and drag one picture to a new image area, it will…place that there. And then it will move the other image to that other spot, and we…can do this with various photographs. And here I'm just going to click and drag…around a little bit, swapping up some images in order to try to create a little…bit better combination with the different colors that we can see here. And I will…
The second workflow covers location shoots for travel photography. Chris shows how to label photos with travel-specific keywords and add locations to photos with the Lightroom Map module. At home the images can be added to catalogs, laid out in a book format, or printed on multi-image sheets.
The final two methodologies cover the editorial or commercial process and a more personal and creative one. Whatever the shooting scenario, this course offers an organized and comprehensive workflow for taking photographs through the editing process in Lightroom.