Maximizing compatibility with Photoshop


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Maximizing compatibility with Photoshop

At the end of the previous movie, I encouraged you to import all of the exercise files into Lightroom. Now if you did this, you would have received this error message which says, "You know what, it can't read this file, which is titled scott_without_max_compatibility." It says, "You need to re-open this file and turn on 'Maximize Compatibility' in order to import this in the Lightroom." Well, let's take a look at how we can do that. Go ahead and click OK to exit out of that little Error dialog window and then open up Adobe Bridge here.

I'll choose the image that I want to import into Lightroom. It's a PSD file. I will double-click it to open it up in Photoshop, press F to go to Full Screen View mode here. Now, let's say that what I want to do is make a little change to this file. I will go to my Adjustments panel and let's say add a curves adjustment and just brighten up the shadows there a little bit. Next thing I am going to do is navigat...

Maximizing compatibility with Photoshop
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Maximizing compatibility with Photoshop provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 Advanced Techniques

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Photography
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Lightroom
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