Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Publishing photos to Facebook, part of Lightroom 5: 03 Basics of Image Sharing.
…Facebook has become an incredibly popular platform for sharing images, and Lightroom…makes it incredibly easy to share images directly to your Facebook account.…Let's take a look at how we can configure sharing to…Facebook within Lightroom, and then, actually, share a photo to Facebook.…I'll start off by selecting an image that I would like to share.…And then, over on the left panel, in the library module, I'll…scroll down to the Published Services…section and locate the Facebook item there.…
I then need to configure Lightroom to actually access my Facebook account.…And so, I'll click the Setup link.…That will bring up the Publishing Manager, and, in this…case, I've actually already authorized Lightroom to utilize my Facebook account.…If I had not already done that, I could click the Authorize on Facebook button.…That would bring up a web browser so that you can sign in…to your Facebook account and provide permission…to Lightroom to actually access your account.…And that means that Lightroom is able to…
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Skill Level Beginner
Q: When I access the Identity Plate Editor dialog, I get a message in that dialog that says "No options for Lightroom identity plate." This is different from what I see in the lesson on modifying the identity plate. How do I resolve this issue?
A: The difference you are seeing relates to changes Adobe made in version 5.4 for Lightroom, related to support for the new Lightroom Mobile application. The new "Lightroom" option for the Identity Plate popup enables access to the sign-in and synchronization for Lightroom Mobile. To personalize the identity plate you can choose the "Personalized" option from the Identity Plate popup, which will reveal the set of controls for changing the identity plate.