Working with folders and files


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Working with folders and files

Another essential element of working in the Library Module is working with folders and the images that are in those folders. We've been working from this folder here, it's titled Wedding, and here I have a few raw files. These are the files as captured straight out of the camera. Well, because I've selected these and I just have five, what I want to do is rename these images. Well, how can we do that? One of the ways that you can rename a file is simply by clicking it and then by pressing the F2 key on your keyboard. Well, this would be helpful if you just want to rename say one image, what about a sequence of files? Well, in that case what you'll want to do is click on a photograph, hold down the Shift key, and then click on the last photo in the set there, and then press F2 again, and here I'll go ahead and just name these wedding, it gives me an example, naming convention there -12345, click OK, and now I've successfully renamed those files.

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Working with folders and files
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Working with folders and files provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 4 Essentials: 01 Organizing and Sharing with the Library Module

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Photography
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