Improvements in working with DNG files


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Improvements in working with DNG files

Here we're going to take a look at a new feature in Lightroom 4, which has to do with speed, efficiency, and flexibility, and in particular, what we're going to do is look at how we can work with the DNG file format inside of the new Lightroom 4. Now this is going to seem a little bit confusing at first, yet as we move along, I think it'll become more clear, and by taking some time to understand it, it can really help you out in your overall workflow. Well for starters, there are a couple of different ways that you can work with DNG files.

By default, there is a new preference in Lightroom. Let's go ahead and take a look at it. Navigate to the Lightroom pulldown menu and then choose Preferences, and then go to File Handling. Now you and I know that you can import and convert your raw files to the DNG format when you're importing. Now when you do that, you can actually choose or this by default is chosen to embed what's called a Fast Load Data. Well what this is, is ...

Improvements in working with DNG files
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Improvements in working with DNG files provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 4 New Features

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