Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing new images, part of Lightroom 5: 1 Organizing Your Photos.
…If you're anything like me, once you've captured new images, you're eager…to review those images and maybe share them with family or friends.…And so, once you've captured new images, you're…eager to import them into your Lightroom catalog.…Let's take a look at the process…of importing new images into the Lightroom catalog.…We'll start off by taking a look at…an option to automatically initiate the import process…once we've connected a camera to our computer,…or inserted a card into a card reader.…We could, of course, initiate the import process by clicking the Import…button at the bottom of the left panel in the Library module.…
Or by going to the menu and choosing File, followed by Import Photos and Video.…Or by utilizing the keyboard shortcut of…Cmd+Shift+I on Macintosh or Ctrl+Shift+I on Windows.…But we can also initiate that process automatically when…a card is inserted into a reader, for example.…And to turn that off and on, we'll go to the Preferences dialogue.…So, on a Windows system, you could choose Edit > Preferences from the menu.…
This course was created by Tim Grey. We're honored to host this training in our library.
- Importing images
- Setting up Lightroom preferences and catalog settings
- Backing up your catalogs
- Reviewing images with the Grid and Loupe views
- Renaming photos
- Adding flags, star ratings, color labels, and keywords to images
- Mapping photos
- Working with image stacks
- Locating images
Skill Level Beginner
Lightroom 5: 2 Optimizing Your Photoswith Tim Grey2h 49m Beginner
1. Importing Images
2. Lightroom Configuration Considerations
3. Reviewing Images
4. Organizing Images
5. Mapping Your Digital Photos
6. Grouping Images Together
7. Locating Images
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