it starts in bridge
T U R BO BOOST
After typing in your info, look in the top-
right corner of the dialog. There’s a small,
right-facing triangle there just begging
to be clicked. So give in and click it, and
select Save Metadata Template from the
ﬂ y o u t m e n u .
You’ll get another small dialog asking you
to name this template, so go ahead and
enter a descriptive name, and click Save.
Don’t just name your template
“Template 1” (you know
you’re guilty of naming things
Template 1, Template 2, Template 3,
and so on). Doing that really slows you
down and makes it hard to remember
what that template is when you’re
looking at this two weeks later,
especially if you’ve created more than
Okay, now that you’ve created the
template you never need to re-enter that
information again, but you’ll need to know
how to use it. Just click Cancel to close
the ﬁ le info dialog (you don’t even need to
save the settings for this ﬁ le, if you don’t
want to). Then select an image in Bridge
that you’d like to apply the template to.
Press-and-hold the Command (PC: Con-
trol) key and select any other images that
you’d also like to add the same info to.
Press Command-Shift-I (PC: Control-
Shift-I) to select every image but the
currently selected image in Bridge.