Demystifying catalogs by way of comparison


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Demystifying catalogs by way of comparison

In the last movie we left off with a question why have catalogs? Because they give us flexibility in managing, identifying, and organizing our photographs and media files. Well here what I want to do is try to make this whole idea a little bit more concrete. Now I want to do this by way of comparison or analogy, and see if this might help us deconstruct and demystify what a catalog actually is. So just for the sake of an argument, let's try this on for size. Let's say for example that instead of talking about photographs, we are going to talk about bikes.

And let's say that you own a really small bike shop. Well in your bike shop let's say you have a small storefront, and then you have all of the bikes in storage somewhere in the back warehouse. Well if a client comes in and asks you about a particular bike, you can always walk back, look in the warehouse, and see what you have, and in situations like it's kind of like using Adobe Bridge. Now Adobe Bridge is really go...

Demystifying catalogs by way of comparison
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Demystifying catalogs by way of comparison 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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Lightroom
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