Working with the Metadata panel


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Working with the Metadata panel

Next, let's take a look at how we can work with metadata. So go ahead and select an image from this folder and click on the word Metadata to open up the Metadata panel. Now, there are two different types of metadata. We have descriptive and additive metadata. Descriptive is metadata which describes the file which is embedded in part of the file. Here we have the file name, we also have the dimensions and we have different ways to display information here in the metadata panel. In the default setting we're seeing a few different fields which allow us to view copyright and rating and label etc. If we choose another option for example, if we choose EXIF in IPTC all of a sudden we'll see a lot of different fields.

Again, some of these fields are descriptive and others we can add information here and you can see as I scroll through this. We can add contact information or information about the photograph. There's also some descriptive metadata as well. Now, as you start to work with metada...

Working with the Metadata panel
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Working with the Metadata panel provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 5 Essentials: 02 Managing Images with the Library Module

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Photography
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