Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video Filtering by text, metadata, and file type, part of Lightroom 5 Essentials: 02 Managing Images with the Library Module.
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Another great way that you can filter and find photographs is by taking advantage of…the metadata library filter. Let's take a look at how this works, and…click on the Exercise Files folder so we're looking at all of these different…photographs and video files, then click on the Metadata button.…This will open up these various columns here.…These columns are customizable, and what we can do is click on the criteria in…these columns in order to filter and find certain pictures.…We can select or make selections based on the color label, the lens, the camera.…
And a number of other options as well. Let me show you how this works.…If I want to view the image which was captured with the 300 millimeter f2.8…lens, we can click on this field here. And it will show us the image which was…captured with that lens. To view photographs which were captured…with another lens we'll just click on the criteria here.…We can see some images which I captured with a 16 to 35 millimeter lens.…Now if we want to see both, hold on the Cmd key on a Mac or Ctrl key on Windows…
- Adding flags, stars, and labels to images
- Filtering your library by text, metadata, and file type
- Stacking photos into groups
- Creating a collection to group images
- Tagging images with locations
- Processing images in the Library module
- Viewing and editing videos
- Working with the DNG file format
- Adding copyright metadata to photos
- Adding keywords
- Opening images in Photoshop
- Exporting, emailing, and publishing photos
Skill Level Beginner
1. Rating, Ranking, and Labeling Your Photographs
2. Filtering and Finding Photographs
3. Organizing with Collections
4. Managing Images with the Map Module
Creating saved locations4m 41s
5. Processing Images in the Library Module
6. Viewing and Editing Videos
7. Exporting and Publishing Videos
8. Working with the DNG File Format
9. Working with Metadata
10. Opening Images in Photoshop
11. Exporting, Emailing, and Publishing Photographs
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