Lightroom Library: a common sense way of organizing your photos

Making a Lightroom Library: 02 Choose Import options

Making a Lightroom Library: 03 Pick your favourites

Making a Lightroom Library: 03 Pick your favourites

Hit the E key for the loupe view and then use the arrow keys to look through the images.

Hit the P key to flag your favourites and U to unflag (think Pick and Unpick).

Press X to reject dud images and out-of-focus shots. You can also hit 0-5 to add your own star ratings or use a system of colour coding.

PAGE 1: Making a Lightroom Library – 01 Stick in your memory card
PAGE 2: Making a Lightroom Library – 02 Choose Import options
PAGE 3: Making a Lightroom Library – 03 Pick your favourites
PAGE 4: Making a Lightroom Library – 04 Make a collection
PAGE 5: Making a Lightroom Library – 05 Quick tonal tweaks
PAGE 6: Making a Lightroom Library – 06 Export the files

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