2. Bringing Photos Into Lightroom Classic

Lesson overview

Lightroom Classic allows a great deal of flexibility when importing photos: you can download them directly from a camera, import them from an external drive, or transfer them between catalogs on separate computers. During the import process, you can organize folders, add keywords and metadata to make your photos easier to find, make backup copies, and even apply editing presets. In this lesson, you’ll learn how to:

  • Import images from a camera or card reader.

  • Import images from a hard disk or removable media.

  • Evaluate images before importing.

  • Organize, rename, and process images automatically.

  • Implement a backup strategy.

  • Set up automatic importing and create import presets.

  • Acquire ...

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