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Adobe Lightroom Week with Clifford Pickett: Day 2 - Import - Organizing Your Digital Life

  • B&H Photo 420 9th Avenue New York, NY, 10001 United States (map)

It’s no secret we’re taking images at an accelerated rate, now more than ever, having a system in place to import, sort, cull, back up and ultimately find them again is critical. The library module in Lightroom is the single best tool to help you do this. 

This class is designed to quickly get you up to speed with a working knowledge of Digital Asset Management (DAM) strategies and provide a best practice approach to a workflow that will work best for you. Your images are important. So is your time. This is your solution to finding them both again. 

Topics to be covered in this class:

● Automate - How to create a fully automated workflow
● Overview of the fundamentals of LR’s database cataloging system
● The import dialogue box: An overview and key principles in how best to ingest your media
● Ranking, sorting, flagging - Key differences, best approaches and recommendations
● Collections, collection sets and smart collections
● Keywords, hierarchies, automation of the process
● Tips not just to speed up your workflow but to drastically speed up Lightroom itself!