External editing preferences and considerations


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External editing preferences and considerations

It's easy to forget that Lightroom's full and formal name is Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. The reason I'm bringing that up here is to reiterate this idea that Lightroom and Photoshop work and communicate really well together. In fact, it's one of the reasons why Lightroom has become so popular, because you can have this really tight and seamless workflow from Lightroom to Photoshop, and back again. Let's take a look at how we can begin to set things up in order to have this kind of a workflow. Well, the first thing that we need to do is to navigate to our Preferences.

On a Mac, you can navigate to the Lightroom pulldown menu; on a PC, you can find these same preferences inside of the Edit pulldown menu, and then go ahead and click on the option for Preferences. In this Preferences dialog, we need to go ahead and choose External Editing. The first thing you'll notice here is we have a few options. The first options that we can dial in have to do with the way that we&#...

External editing preferences and considerations
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External editing preferences and considerations provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 Essential Training

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Photography
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