Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing from a drive, part of Up and Running with Lightroom 4.
Let's walk through the steps for importing into Lightroom existing photo and…video files that you've offloaded from your camera or gotten from some other…source and are storing on a computer drive.…There are no exercise files for this movie because I want to show you how to…import your own files into Lightroom when you're ready to do that.…As I explained in the last movie, before importing from a drive into Lightroom,…it's a good idea to organize all your photos and video clips into subfolders…inside one top-level folder.…I did that in the folder I called Lightroom Photos Main which I opted to put in…my pictures folder then I went ahead and launched Lightroom 4.…
When I launched Lightroom it opened the last catalog that I had opened and that…was my Lightroom 4 catalog.…And I can confirm that, by looking at the very top of Lightroom where it says,…Lightroom 4 Catalog.lrcat.…If you're following along and you see something different there at the top of…Lightroom, you can get to your Lightroom 4 catalog by going to the File menu…
- What is Lightroom used for?
- Importing photos and videos
- Organizing your library with collections
- Adding keywords and ratings to photos
- Cropping and straightening photos
- Adjusting color and white balance
- Reducing digital noise
- Working with video
- Making changes with the Adjustment Brush and Graduated Filter tools
- Sharing photos on Facebook
- Printing photos
Skill Level Beginner
1. Importing Photos and Video
2. Managing Photos and Video in the Library Module
3. Editing Photos in the Develop Module
4. Correcting Part of a Photo
Removing spots4m 44s
5. Sharing and Printing Photos
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