Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Dealing with offline images, part of Lightroom 5: 01 Organizing Your Photos.
…One of the key things I try to communicate to…photographers in the context of Lightroom is that once you're…using Lightroom to manage your digital photos, it's important that…you utilize Lightroom for all changes related to those photos.…Let's take a look at a typical example of when this is especially…important and how you can deal with the situation when it does arise.…In this case, I have some images captured in Alaska.…They're contained in a folder called Alaska: July 2010.…However, if you scroll down in the metadata list, you'll…discover that these images actually were not captured in 2010.…
But rather in 2011.…When I imported these images into my Lightroom catalog,…I simply used the wrong name for the folder.…In this type of a situation you might be most comfortable going to the operating…system and changing the name of the folder directly but that can create a problem.…Let me show you exactly what I mean.…I'll go ahead and change the name of this folder to July 2011 rather than 2010.…But, then when I return to Lightrroom, you'll notice that I now have a…
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- Importing images
- Setting up Lightroom preferences and catalog settings
- Backing up your catalogs
- Reviewing images with the Grid and Loupe views
- Renaming photos
- Adding flags, star ratings, color labels, and keywords to images
- Mapping photos
- Working with image stacks
- Locating images
Skill Level Beginner
Lightroom 5: 02 Optimizing Your Photoswith Tim Grey2h 49m Beginner
1. Importing Images
2. Lightroom Configuration Considerations
3. Reviewing Images
4. Organizing Images
5. Mapping Your Digital Photos
6. Grouping Images Together
7. Locating Images
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