Using the Collections panel


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Using the Collections panel

Collections are one of the more powerful features inside of Lightroom. When they were introduced in Lightroom 2, a lot of photographers were really excited, because finally we had a way to organize our photos in a way that wasn't contingent upon the file location or the folder location. Yet there was a limitation with collections, and the problem was that you could only use them in specific modules. Well now that's completely changed,and we can access collections in a really unique way. What I want to do here is start off in the Library module and then make our way to some of the other locations where we can work with collections.

So here we are in a Library module. I am in this folder letters. One of the reasons why you may want to use a collection is so that you can customize the order of images, and the nice thing about having a collection with a particular user order is that it will always remember that. Because a lot of times we sort our images based on their capture time or...

Using the Collections panel
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Using the Collections panel 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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