Improvements with Smart Collections and Smart Filters


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Improvements with Smart Collections and Smart Filters

Here I want to highlight a few new improvements in Lightroom when it comes to working with Smart Collections and also, filtering. Let's start off with Smart Collections. In order to do that, I've gone back to a previous version of Lightroom and here, I want to highlight one of the things that we'll find when it comes to Smart Collections. In both versions, to create a Smart Collection, you go to the Collections panel, click on the plus (+) icon and then choose Create Smart Collection. This will open up our create Smart Collection dialog. A Smart Collection, it allows us to group images together based on certain criteria.

We can define that here. If you click on this pulldown menu, you see that you have a number of different options. It is pretty difficult to find the right option. This has been improved in the latest version of Lightroom. So let me show you that improvement. If we go to the most recent version of Lightroom and navigate to our Collections panel then click on the ...

Improvements with Smart Collections and Smart Filters
Video duration: 2m 24s 2h 28m Intermediate Updated Apr 08, 2014

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Improvements with Smart Collections and Smart Filters provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 5 New Features

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Photography
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Lightroom
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