Non-destructive and destructive editing are common terms thrown around in the photography industry. It is also one of the key features of Lightroom 3.

In this Lightroom video tutorial, I am going to briefly discuss and describe non-destructive editing, as well as provide a brief example of this feature in Lightroom 3.

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