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The Library Module


Zooming In and Out in Lightroom Classic

Learn how to set your default zoom views in Lightroom Classic.

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Rotating Images in Lightroom Classic

Command + [ and ]  (Mac) | Control + [ and ] (Win) rotates a photograph 90° clockwise / counter clockwise.

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Making Lightroom Classic Aware of Empty Folders in the Operating System

While creating a new  folder (or a subfolder) within Lightroom Classic is straightforward enough (click the plus icon in the Folder panel header and select Add Folder or Add Subfolder),

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Auto Stack by Capture Time in Lightroom Classic

In the Library module, choose Photo > Stacking> Auto Stack by Capture Time and use the slider to set the amount of time between stacks.

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Stacking Photographs in Lightroom Classic

Stacking photographs can be helpful when you only wish to display the best of several similar frames in the Library while hiding the others. In Grid view, select the range of photos to be stacked.

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Viewing Images in Multiple Folders in Lightroom Classic

Command -click (Mac) | Control -click (Win) discontiguous folders or, Shift -click contiguous folders in the Folder panel to display the contents of multiple folder’s at once in the Grid view.

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Synchronizing Folders in Lightroom Classic

If you have added images to a folder that Lightroom is already aware of, instead of using the Import dialog, you can simply Control -click (Mac) | right -click (Win) the folder (in the Folder panel) and choose Synchronize Folder…

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Showing and Hiding Folders in Lightroom Classic

There are times when you may have imported multiple folders into Lightroom Classic yet can not see the parent folder (the folder higher up on the hierarchical structure).

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The Easy Way to Create Subfolders in Lightroom Classic

To quickly create a subfolder without having to scroll to the top of the Folder panel, Control -click (Mac) | right -click (Win) on the desired parent folder and choose “Create Folder Inside “xxx”…” f

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Displaying Disk Space, Photo Count, or Status in Lightroom Classic

To display Disk Space, Photo Count, or Status (on/offline) in the header for any drive, Control -click (Mac) | Right -click (Win) on the volume header in the Folder panel and select the desired option. 

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Working with the Folder Panel in Lightroom Classic

In Lightroom Classic, clicking on a folder in the Folder panel displays not only the photographs in the selected folder, but also any photographs in subfolders. This may be confusing if you are accustomed to viewing images in

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Lightroom Classic – Shortcuts and Quick Reference Guide (PDF)!

This 20 page document lists all of Julieanne’s favorite shortcuts for Lightroom Classic.

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Quickly Apply a Preset using the Painter Tool in Lightroom Classic

A very powerful, but seldom used feature of the painter tool is it’s ability to “spray-on” presets in the Library module. Select the Painter tool, set the Paint option to the desired preset, and click on an image to apply it. Note: you can also click -drag across multiple images to add a preset.

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Assigning Keywords using the Painter Tool in Lightroom CC

Discover how to access Recently Used Keywords as well as Saved Keyword Sets using the Painter tool in Lightroom CC.

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