(The Lightroom video tutorial in this post is just under the introductory text below. The working files for this article can be downloaded below.)
There are so many metadata fields for different bits of information that Lightroom breaks up the metadata into related sets for easy viewing and editing.
In this Lightroom video tutorial, we are going to be reviewing each of these metadata sets and briefly discuss their function in the workflow. In the next video, we will be entering copyright metadata as well as creating a copyright metadata preset.
Note: These images have been provided to the SLR Lounge users courtesy of Lin and Jirsa Photography and Undfind for educational purposes only.
Full RAW Exercise Files (552MB) – For faster connections. The full RAW files will allow you to follow the tutorials while achieving the exact same results as shown.
JPEG Exercise Files (129MB) – For slower connections. The JPEG files will allow you to follow the tutorials, although the results may vary due to not having the image details of the full RAW file.
Lightroom Catalog – There are no new changes made to the Lightroom Catalog in this article.
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