Filtering your photos using the Metadata panel


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Filtering your photos using the Metadata panel

Here I want to take a look at how we can use the Metadata panel in a completely different way, and what I want to do here is explore how we can actually use this panel to filter the images that we're viewing and then eventually working on. Well you notice that I'm in this folder titled frs. I'm also in the Library module, and here what I'm going to do is open up the Metadata panel. Now in the Metadata panel, you'll notice that there are certain fields with arrows next to that field. Well what we can do is we can take this view to something say like EXIF, where we've just seen all of this descriptive metadata, and we can focus in on some of these fields.

For example, let's say that I want to see the images that were captured at an ISO of 400. Well if I click on this arrow, it will show me this image, as well as all of the other images in my Catalog that were captured that way. And what's fascinating about this is I can choose different criteria. Say I want to...

Filtering your photos using the Metadata panel
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Filtering your photos using the Metadata panel 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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Lightroom
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