Chapter 3. Organizing Your Project

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Time

This lesson takes approximately 180 minutes to complete.

Goals

Import images using auto-stack

Filter search results using the Query HUD

Define and organize keywords

Edit IPTC metadata

Perform batch changes

Work with multiple projects

Use albums and Smart Albums

Find a project or element efficiently using project skimming

The purpose of organizing your images is pretty simple: You want to be able to find an image when you need it. What criteria you use is based on your workflow. Aperture offers a series of basic organizational options in the Inspector starting with the project itself.

In this lesson you’ll use folders, albums, and smart albums to manage ...

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