Optimizing and backing up a catalog


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Optimizing and backing up a catalog

Earlier this year, I had the privilege of heading up the Adobe headquarters and meeting with some of the Lightroom team. One of things that I discovered through that meeting is that a lot of the improvements in Lightroom 3 are things that are happening behind the scenes. It's the overall engine and some of the things that really help Lightroom operate and run quickly. So one of the things that you're going to experience is this overall improvement in regards to speed. One of the reasons why Lightroom runs faster is because the catalogs are better. We also have a few little tips here that can help us work even more efficiently with our catalogs.

One of the things that you need to do quite often is back up your catalog. Your catalog contains all these different types of information about your images. So you want to save that quite often. You can modify how often you save this by going to your Lightroom pulldown menu and choosing Catalog Settings. Then I'll make sure that I have cl...

Optimizing and backing up a catalog
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Optimizing and backing up a catalog provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 New Features

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Photography
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Lightroom
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