Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Using smart collections, part of Lightroom 5: 1 Organizing Your Photos.
…If you've ever taken a look at the…Collections section on the left panel in the…library module in Lightroom, you may have noticed…that there is a folder for Smart Collections.…Those smart collections are included, by default, with Lightroom and…they essentially provide you with some examples of possible collections.…For example, I can choose the without keywords collection to see all…images in my catalog that do not have keywords assigned to them.…That particular smart collection, for example, can be helpful for…identifying images that need to have keywords added to them.…
In other words, a smart collection is essentially a saved search result.…So, I can ask Lightroom to show me all…images that have a five star rating, for example.…In this case, that happens to be no images yet.…And I can create my own smart collections as well.…I'll go ahead and click the plus button associated with the Collection…section, and then choose the option to Create a new smart collection.…This will bring up the Create Smart Collection dialogue…
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- Importing images
- Setting up Lightroom preferences and catalog settings
- Backing up your catalogs
- Reviewing images with the Grid and Loupe views
- Renaming photos
- Adding flags, star ratings, color labels, and keywords to images
- Mapping photos
- Working with image stacks
- Locating images
Skill Level Beginner
Lightroom 5: 2 Optimizing Your Photoswith Tim Grey2h 49m Beginner
1. Importing Images
2. Lightroom Configuration Considerations
3. Reviewing Images
4. Organizing Images
5. Mapping Your Digital Photos
6. Grouping Images Together
7. Locating Images
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