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  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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?
  18. Joaquim Homrighausen

    LR 5.7x can no longer import images

    So on one computer running Windows 10 Pro 64-bit, I have an older version of LR installed (5.7x) that I use sometimes to quickly go through images before editing. I have never had an issue with this until today. I can move around the program without any problems. I can move around in the...
  19. John Coveney

    Computer not seeing iPhone image > c. 10 days old

    Over the years, I've regularly imported JPEGs from my iPhone 6 (and previous models) simply by connecting it to a USB3 port on my desktop or laptop with the charging cable. I then imported images as I do from CF and SD cards. This has always worked fine. In the last few months, I've noticed...
  20. mikecox

    Importing new images from the same folder

    One by one I moved imaged to Ps with "edit In", after editing them I saved them as jpg's but I can't get them back into my Lr folder. I checked Explorer and there are 128 images there, but my Lr folder only has 120 images. I searched Lr for all the jpg's in that folder but these do not show...
  21. N

    Renaming images on import with date/time metadata

    Hi all, Does anyone know if it is possible to rename files on import to the capture date and time that is included in the images' metadata? For example, if an image's metadata shows me "Date Time Original: 6/1/17 2:45:22 PM" - would it be possible to import this image with a filename of...
  22. B

    Import issues with RAW+JPGs and failure to generate smart previews

    Ive been using LR happily for a couple of years or so and am suddenly experiencing import issues. I've set my camera to take RAW+JPG and want to view them both in LR. Last week they uploaded fine, just as expected. Yesterday I got a mix of some RAW+JPG uploading but other files on the same...
  23. mike doyle

    speed of import from sd card

    i have just upgraded from a standalone version of LR to the CC version. on importing from my cameras sd card, the import goes really slowly whereas it ran a lot faster. this is true for two different cameras and different sd cards that were once pretty quick. I am importing only new photos, and...
  24. N

    Apple Photos import from SD card not seeing the odd RAW file

    Hi all, I imported about 100 photos to my iPad using the SD card reader and then in LR mobile noticed that two photos came across as JPEG instead of RAW. The culprit seems to be Apple Photos: My camera is set to RAW+JPEG, and for all files except for three, Apple Photos shows a stack of...
  25. M

    Import Conumdrum

    New to iOS and occasionally struggling with limitations of the OS v Android. So, anyway, I import images from Fuji and these are both raw and jpg versions of the same image. Often the jpg images would be good enough for me, and preserve Fuji's film simulation, so I'd like to import the jpg...
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