Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Viewing and sorting photos, part of Up and Running with Lightroom 5.
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Here are some tips and shortcuts for viewing and sorting photos in the library …module, that will help you speed things along when you're working here. …These thumbnail size preview in the grid view of the library module are useful for …browsing through your photos. But when you need to check the detail in …a photo, you'll want to switch the closer Loupe view. …To switch the Loupe view from grid view, you could use one of these icons in the …toolbar at the bottom of the screen. But this is something that you'll do so …often, it's worth remembering a couple of keyboard shortcuts. …Those are E to switch to Loupe view, and G to switch back to Grid view.…
So I'm going to press E on my keyboard, and that takes me to Loupe view. …This particular photo is larger than the available viewing area in loupe view on …my monitor. So I'm still not looking at it in one to …one view. To get to one to one view, which you'll …need if you're checking noise or sharpening. …Then just click once on the photo. And then to get back to the fit on screen …
Then you'll learn key ways to manage your photos in Lightroom, from reviewing photos after a shoot to working with Smart Previews when your photos are offline. This part of the course covers making collections, adding keywords, and much more.
Next, the course introduces the Lightroom Develop module and its features for improving a photo's appearance, including adjusting tone and color, cropping and fixing perspective, converting to black and white, reducing noise, and sharpening. It explores how to make local adjustments with the Adjustment Brush, Radial Filter, Graduated Filter, and Spot Removal tools. The course ends with a look at the most commonly used Lightroom features for sharing photos: exporting, printing, and sharing online.
- Importing photos
- Viewing, sorting, and selecting photos
- Reviewing and rating photos
- Finding photos with keywords and filters
- Cropping and straightening photos
- Fixing perspective with Upright
- Adjusting color and tone
- Targeting edits with the Adjustment Brush
- Sharing photos on Facebook
- Exporting and printing photos