Organizing Photos

//Organizing Photos

How to search for multiple keywords in Lightroom

Looking for one image in an ocean of images can be quite exhausting. Instead, why not take advantage of the power Lightroom offers with filters. To be more specific, knowing how to search for multiple keywords inside of Lightroom, instead of one at a time, can save you loads of work and frustration. Note, if you do not see the filter bar in your menu, you can view it by either hitting the \ key on your keyboard or heading up...

How to organize photo folders

It should go without saying that before you ever begin the process of creating an effective folder management system for organizing the hundreds, but more likely, thousands of digital photos we will accumulate in our lives, we should have determined where all of these photographs are going to permanently live. Once the decision of 'home' has been decided we can now begin the process of creating an awesome, tremendous, outstanding (ok, we’ll stop now), practical and easy to maintain, file management system....

Lightroom Keyword Hierarchy

In a previous post, lightroom keyword ideas, we discussed several possible ways of setting up an effective keyword list within Lightroom. These ideas are meant to set you up for a successful, long-lasting, more importantly, realistic and manageable list of keywords. We also glossed over the fact that keywords could be created as categories and sub-categories the same way you can organize folders on a hard drive. You can also forgo the idea of folders and sub-folders, instead, you can choose...

Lightroom Keyword Ideas

So you are using Adobe Lightroom to better organize your photos. At one point you had only a few hundred images and finding one wasn't so bad but now you have a much larger problem. You now have thousands of images and finding one is like looking for a black cat in a coal cellar #impossible. Lucky for you Lightroom is built for this sort of problem and there are several tools within the software to help you locate that...