Lightroom Help Desk Roundup
Jun26

Lightroom Help Desk Roundup

I’ve pulled together some of the recent questions (and answers) on Lightroom Classic that people have sent into me recently in the hopes that it may help others in the future. Change Size of Filmstrip The height of the Filmstrip that appears along the bottom of the interface in Lightroom Classic can be resized to a limited degree, but it isn’t necessarily intuitive. Just place your cursor over the line separating the top...

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A Look at Filtering: Part 3
Jan30

A Look at Filtering: Part 3

This week I wrap up my mini-series on filtering in Lightroom, so be sure to check out part 1 and part 2 for the background on the Library Filter that leads to … Filmstrip Filter All of these filters can also be accessed right from the Filmstrip while you are in any of the other modules. Way over on the top-right side of the Filmstrip is the Filter section. Click the word Filter to expand the options (a second click will collapse...

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Configuring Info Overlay and Tooltips
Jul26

Configuring Info Overlay and Tooltips

Have you ever noticed the little info tooltip that appears when you hover your cursor over thumbnails in Grid view (G) or the Filmstrip? A lot of people don’t realize that this is connected to the Info Overlay that appears in Loupe view of the Library module.     Head over to View>View Options, and click the Loupe View tab (notice that if you were in Grid view, Lightroom switches to Loupe view when you click that...

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How To Stop Accidentally Clicking on Badges In The Filmstrip
May17

How To Stop Accidentally Clicking on Badges In The Filmstrip

It happened to me all the time — I’m clicking on a thumbnail in the Filmstrip so I can just to that image, but then it switches to the Library Module’s metadata panel or to the Develop Module where the cropping border appears around my image, but all I wanted was to switch images. Well, at least it did until I learned how to turn that “clickablity” off. Here’s a short video that shows the problem...

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Workflow Tip: Save Time By Setting Up Favorites
Nov09

Workflow Tip: Save Time By Setting Up Favorites

Here’s a quickie on how to save collections and folders you use often as favorites so you can get to them faster.

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