Using the Develop module presets


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Using the Develop module presets

One of the best ways to take advantage of the Lightroom's strengths, and to speed up your overall workflow, is to use Presets. And in the Develop module, what you can do is open up the Preset panel on the left. You'll see a huge list of presets, everything from Black & White to Creative Color, and beyond. Well, in order to take advantage of these presets, typically what you want to do is open up the Navigator panel. Now, with the Navigator panel open, we have our preview of this image of my daughter and all her friends on their soccer team.

And what we can then do is hover over the different presets. If we think that one looks interesting, simply click on it. It'll then be applied to the photograph. One of the things that I find helpful is that if you find this Navigator window is too small, you can always hover over the edge of these panels and then click and drag in order to dedicate more space to the preview. Now here, as I hover over the different presets, I can determi...

Using the Develop module presets
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Using the Develop module presets provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 Essential Training

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