Importing photos from a CF card


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Importing photos from a CF card

One of the more common ways to import photos into Lightroom is by way of a media card. In this particular case, I have some photographs that I captured this morning down at the beach. One of the things that I love about lynda.com is it's located not too far away from a really good surfing spot. So I jumped out in the water with my camera in housing, and here you can see I have some photos from this morning. What I want to do is I want to bring these photos into my overall Lightroom catalog, so I can start to work on them. Now, one of the things that you want to do is you want to set up your preferences to automatically show the Import dialog when you connect a media card.

You can do that by navigating to your Preferences, Lightroom and then Preferences. On a PC, navigate to the Edit pulldown menu and choose Preferences, then by selecting in the General tab, Show import dialog when your memory card is detected. Because I have that option on, when I inserted the memory card and connecte...

Importing photos from a CF card
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Importing photos from a CF card 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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