Locking library filter options


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Locking library filter options

Now that we've covered some of filtering essentials, let's go ahead and dig a little bit deeper. In the Library module, go ahead and press the Backslash key to open up our Library filters. Now one of things that we've seen so far is we can click on Attribute. Now when you select a particular attribute, whether a flag, a star rating or a color label what typically happens is that we define this in this particular area. And then we go to a new folder. Yet when we go to the new folder, whatever filter we had previously applied has now been, by default, removed.

And this actually isn't very helpful, because typically what you do is you come up with a way to add flags or stars or labels that's really consistent. We want to build off that consistency. So new to Lightroom 3 is this great little feature. What you can do is you can choose any of these Library filters, whatever they are: text, metadata, attribute, and then you can lock it down. So I'm locking down a one star rat...

Locking library filter options
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Locking library filter options provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 Essential Training

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