Using keyword shortcuts and enabling keyword painting


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Using keyword shortcuts and enabling keyword painting

Here I want to take a look at two more techniques that we can use in order to quickly and effectively add keywords to our photographs. We will be looking at how we can create and use keyword shortcuts, and also how we can enable keyword painting. Let's start off by setting a keyword shortcut. To do that on a Mac, press Shift+ Option+Command+K, on Windows press, Shift+Alt+Control+K, and the keyword shortcut that I'm going to type out is lynda.com. After you've typed out your keyword shortcut, simply click Set.

Now, at this point, nothing has happened. All that we've done is set a keyword, and associated that with our general or generic keyword shortcut. In order to take advantage of that, now what we do is press Shift+K key. In doing that, you can see it added that keyword to this photograph. To click on another photograph, we can press Shift+K, and here you can see it's added that keyword as well. In other words, what you may want to do is set a keyword shortcut for th...

Using keyword shortcuts and enabling keyword painting
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Using keyword shortcuts and enabling keyword painting provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom Power Shortcuts

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