(The Lightroom video tutorial in this post is just under the introductory text below)

The File Handling Tab in the Lightroom 3 Preferences Dialogue deals with how Adobe Lightroom handles DNG creation, metadata, file names and most importantly the size and location of your Lightroom Camera Raw Cache.

It is good to be familiar with the Import DNG Creation, Reading Metadata and File Name Generation settings; it is absolutely crucial to understand and appropriately set the Camera Raw Cache Settings as it will have a large impact on the overall speed of Lightroom.

So, get to it and check out the video, enjoy!

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