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    Looking for Collections Presets I used to have but can't find

    Oh my goodness Jim... you have saved my bacon. Thank you so very much for this link. All installed and working again. Thanks Jim
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    Looking for Collections Presets I used to have but can't find

    Hi All Long'ish story, but I used to have a superb set of 'Smart Collection' presets that I downloaded from somewhere. They were a fantastic asset to my workflow but I can't seem to locate the download anywhere. New Mac, lost old config etc amongst other things is the reason I no longer have...
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    Moving my Lightroom catalog to a new 2nd internal HDD

    Hi All Now... I appreciate that as a keen and long term Lightroom user I should really know how to do this, but nonetheless I wanted to get expert opinion and advice just in case I get something wrong. I simply want to move my current 20GB Lightroom 4 catalog, which resides on my MacbookPro...
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    Zenfolio plugin

    Yep, I use Zenfolio (www.reflectingme.com) and I love it. The plug in is superb, too and gives you total control over what you want to upload etc. You can even create galleries on the fly with it, without having to go into your Zenfolio account. I have to say, I think Zenfolio is a superb...
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    Amending camera name in meta? Possible or not?

    Woah! On second thoughts, after looking at EXIFTool, I think I'll tolerate those bizarre names, Victoria... :) Unix, Terminal, shell commands.... eeeeeeeek!!
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    Amending camera name in meta? Possible or not?

    Hi Victoria Yep - I can filter and look at those pics and it was def PhotomatixPro that seems to have done it! I'll take a look at EXIFTool as you suggest. Thanks.
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    Amending camera name in meta? Possible or not?

    Hi Everyone I have a strange issue in that when I view my Metadata filters in the Library module, I see some very strange Camera names used. These, I believe, are tiff images that have been processed by launching PhotomatixPro from within Lightroom. I don't understand why the camera metadata...
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    Obtaining EXIF / Metadata from LR to analyse in other apps such as Excel etc

    Hello Everyone I am curious as to if there is a plug-in or similar Lightroom goodie that would allow me to export or obtain the metadata within my catalogue such that I could then use that and analyse it in another app such as Excel etc. Is there a plug-in or feature available that I could use...
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    Challenging Smart Collection criteria... anyone clever enough for this one?

    Hi Robert - yes, I tried that, but alas it doesn't seem to do the trick. Thanks for the suggestion though.
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    Challenging Smart Collection criteria... anyone clever enough for this one?

    Hi All I bet I am missing something pretty straightforwad here, but I can't figure this one out. I am after building a smart collection inside my workflow collection folders that simply contains all the images from my last import. I appreciate there's a system type collection/folder within...
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    Smart Collection: criteria for selecting virtual copies (or not) as the case may be?

    Once again Jim, that's spot on. Many thanks for the prompt and first class advice.
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    Smart Collection: criteria for selecting virtual copies (or not) as the case may be?

    Hi All Can someone please advise me as to what the criteria are (is) for selecting virtual copies (and the inverse i.e. NOT virtual copies) please? Many thanks John
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    Suggestions as to workflow for HDR brackets etc

    Hi All I am making extensive use now of Smart Collections in my workflow, and was wondering if anyone has any suggestions as to how best to manage the HDR process workflow please. My shoots often contain a mixture of 5 shot brackets and single images, so I can't really use a keyword or...
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    Smart Collection - filter for 'Title' can't get to work!!!

    Ahhh yes, that makes logical sense now you say it. Thanks Jim.
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    Smart Collection - filter for 'Title' can't get to work!!!

    Thanks Jim, that certainly worked a treat. However, are you aware why my criteria didn't work...?
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