Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Making collections, part of Up and Running with Lightroom 3.
When you select or filter down to a particular group of photos, you'll often want…to save that group so that you can access it later.…It might be your best photos from multiple shoots, or photos of a particular…person over the years, or a retrospective of your work that you're preparing for a show.…That's when collections become invaluable--…when you want to access related photos even if they're not located in the same folder.…You might think of a collection as the visual equivalent of a music playlist.…Putting a photo in a collection doesn't move it anywhere in your drive, or…even make a copy of it.…
A collection just virtually points to photos wherever they're located, and for…that reason, you can have the same photo in multiple collections.…There are three kinds of collections:…Regular Collections, Smart Collections, and Quick Collections.…Let's see how each works.…First, we'll talk about Regular Collections.…These are static collections.…In other words, you manually add and delete photos from these collections.…
- Understanding Lightroom catalogs
- Importing photos from multiple sources
- Organizing photos with ratings, keywords, and collections
- Working with virtual copies
- Making basic corrections to photo color and tone
- Making local photo edits with the Adjustment Brush and Graduated Filter tools
- Removing spots from multiple photos at once
- Reducing digital noise and sharpening
- Cropping and straightening
- Printing and exporting edited photos
Skill Level Beginner
1. Importing Photos
2. Organizing Photos
3. Learning the Basics of the Develop Module
4. Making Basic Photo Corrections
5. Correcting Part of a Photo
6. Photo Finishing
7. Sharing Your Photos
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