Going further with collections


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Going further with collections

Here we're going to pick up where we left off and continue to talk about collections. Well, so far we've looked at how we can navigate to different folders say, and find an image and then to add that image to the collection, drag-and-drop. There has to be a better way, right? All of this dragging-and-dropping is going to get a little bit tedious and monotonous. Well, there is a great shortcut technique that you can use in order to add pictures to collections. Here's how it works. You target the collection by clicking on it and then right-click or Ctrl+Click.

And when you do that, you'll see a contextual menu and you can set this as the target collection. You'll see a little Plus (+) icon which will show you which collection is targeted. Next, navigate to your image library. Here I'll go ahead and just choose this folder and then navigate to a new image like this one here, and then press the shortcut key, the B key, in order to add that photograph to the collection. An...

Going further with collections
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Going further with collections 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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