1. Sashina

    Moving photos from Mobile 'Imported Photos': Creating new date folders in catalog

    Greetings! When importing images from an SD card or similar source, I'm fine with how Lightroom creates appropriate dated folders at time of import. That's all working smoothly for me. But when I import from Mobile (ie moving photos from my 'Samsung XXX' / Imported Photos' folder (photos taken...
  2. S

    Import Importing presets into LR

    I’m really confused about the way to import presets folders/packages with the new LR CC updates. It’s been a while since I’ve imported one. Just did today and I finally went back to the old way of just moving the folder from downloads to the develop preset folder within Lightroom. The new way...
  3. M

    Preview not available or images not recognized on import

    Hi, all. When importing larger files (K1) on especially a larger card (32gb), my Lenovo desktop does not always see the files, often does not display previews, sometimes shows "preview not available" and sometimes works quickly. I've tried restarting, closing other programs and otherwise...
  4. P

    Import - modified date not capture date

    Sorry for posting on what is maybe a repetitive topic but I've been searching Google for hours and can't find ANY decent explanation for this. I have just moved my entire photo library (145K photos) from Lightroom on PC to Lightroom on MAC. This involved reformatting my external drives to HSF+...
  5. D

    importing to different folders in same session

    I know I can tell LR to import into a specific folder, but is there any way to import some photos into one folder, and others into a different folder, all within the same import session? For one of my clients, I sometimes shoot more than one job during one session, with all of the images...
  6. T

    "Copy and Import" function not working

    Hi, After upgrading to the latest version of LR Classic (7.3.1), I am having a lot of difficulties "copying and importing" files. When I select this function, the images copy onto my hard drive (I can see them there in the appropriate folder in the Finder), but they do not import into LR...
  7. N

    Can't import image scans as Lightroom thinks is duplicates

    Is there a way to make Lightroom CC import even if it thinks it's duplicated images?
  8. D

    My import dialog is different

    I’m sure it’s something that I’m overlooking, but when I try and import I get this
  9. Speacock110

    Profiles and Import

    Very confused with some profile changes. I had set the by camera defaults by Option-Reset in the Develop module to Select the correct ColorChecker Passport Camera Profile for either my Mk4 or my Mk2 and others. When I import I apply a default import Develop setting. Using this method before I...
  10. M

    Uh oh... Something is not good

    Hi there When I insert a Card and go to Import a set of new pictures to Lightroom, as the process begins, a whole lot of old images appear, and are replaced one at a time by the new images. I suspect the file naming of the new files is actually the file names of the old files, which have now...
  11. C

    Import Moved photos from organized folders and want to go back!

    Here's the question: If I delete a previous import that I had done as a "move" import, will those photos go BACK to the folders they were in on my external hard drive? That's what I NEED them to do. Here's the story: I should have hit "add to catalog." Instead, I did "move." Now I have...
  12. L

    Import File transfers from Lightroom Classic CC to LR Classic

    Operating System:Mac OS 10.11.6 El Capitan Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): Lightroom version: CC 2015.14 [ 1149743 ] Hi all, I'm a beginner with LR and have got myself into a pickle. Just got back from a two week trip in Cuba, where I was using my new MacBook Pro and...
  13. M

    Import Photos get added to dated subfolder; I don't want that!

    Operating System: Windows 10 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): Classic CC 7.1 Hello, When importing photos into Lr, I choose to have them go onto my HDD storage drive. I select the folder I want but Lr then decides to put them into a subfolder which is dated. Before anyone...
  14. I

    Import Missing source folder

    Operating System: Win10 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info):5.7 Hi all, I have been using LR without issue for a few years but just recently when I have tried to import my latest folder of photos it is not showing for me to select from the import dialogue even though it exists on...
  15. V

    Import Unsupported bitdepth

    Operating System: windows 10 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): LR CC Classic I just started using a new laptop, downloaded the new LR CC Classic and PS CC. I created a new template for a Save the date card in Photoshop. Like I have forever and decided to bring it into LR...
  16. L

    Import Default Develop Profile/Settings by Camera

    Operating System: Windows 10 Pro Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): LR 6.14 As part of my preliminary learning experience I have identified that imports of RAW images certainly do not match jpegs seen in the cameras. I have seen and read that LR applies its own 'adobe...
  17. T

    Import "Preview unavailable" problem solved

    Operating System: Windows 7 64-bit Lightroom Version: 5.7.1 Camera: Canon 5D Mark II Hello, I just want to share how I managed to solve the infamous LR import problem with "preview unavailable" message. Copying photos to the HDD and then importing them in LR worked, but not when importing...
  18. J

    Import New folder imported not visible

    Operating System:MAC OS High Sierra 10.13.1 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): CC2015.12 Hi Having a bit of a problem. I import my photos in the following hierarchy Places > Country Name > City then they are in year and month folders. I've just completed an import (copy) and...
  19. J

    LR CC won't import Quick Time files for Live Photos

    Operating System: MacOS 10.13.1 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): 7.0.1 My iPhone 7 takes a quick second or two of video with each "Live Photo" but LR CC will not import the video file, saying the required codec is not there. It does import the photo jpg/dng. The video is in...
  20. D

    No GPS in DNG files after import

    Operating System: MAC OS Sierra Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info):6.12 Hi all, Recently I installed a camera app on my iPhone, allowing me to shoot Raw (DNG files). I have set Location Services on for the app and in the Camera Roll I can see photos taken with the app get a...
  21. J

    Import Bug: Classic import process very slow specifically when using larger catalogues

    Operating System: Desktop: Mac Pro (mid2010) 16GB Memory Mac Sierra 10.12.3, ATI Radeon HD5770 1024MB with1TB internal SSD Laptop: MacBook Pro Retina (Early 2013), 2.7 Ghz Intel i7, 16GB Memory, Mac sierra 10.12.3, Intel Graphics 4000 1536 MB with 500GB internal SSD I upgraded to Classic and...
  22. T

    Import Strange Folder Behavior

    Operating System:Mac 10.13.1 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info):Classic I am seeing some strange behavior on importing images, either from RAW on a camera card or JPEG on a thumb drive. My work has always been to create a folder in the Folder panel of the Library Module of...
  23. CloudedGenie

    Import Rename by UTC on Import

    Operating System: Windows 10 Exact Lightroom Version (Help menu > System Info): LR 6.13 or Classic CC 7.0.1 My import file renaming is based on YYYYMMDD_HHmmss_Index number. Is there an easy way to get Lightroom to use the UTC time for file renaming on import? When flying between Australia and...
  24. W

    Cannot import to imagfes stored on an NAs

    Operating System:Windows 10 Lightroom Version: : CC 2015.12 [ 1125239 ] (Please go to Help menu > System Info to double check the exact version number) Question or Description of Problem: I have my images stored on an QNAP NAS - 4 x 4TB drives in Raid 5 configuration. The catalog is stored...
  25. M

    How to import photos from a particular folder of a device?

    Operating System: Windows 10 Lightroom Version: 6.5.1 [ 1073342 ] I like to import photos to LR from my mobile device Samsung Galaxy S7 edge but in the list I can see all the photos saved in the mobile phone. Is there any possibilities where I will be able to Import only CAMERA Folder's photos?