lightroom classic

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    Lightroom and Photos onto a new Computer

    Hello Yes, I messed up making the transition to a new laptop. So, hopefully, I am back to square one and someone can make it idiot-proof for me. I have a new laptop. Lightroom Classic and my Catalog are already installed. I also moved my photos from my old laptop (in one parent folder) to an...
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    Lightroom Classic dont sync all

    Hi Im using win 10 with the latest lightroom classic and lightroom cc app installed on two computers. First I import my original photos to lightroom classic. Then I put them in a folder that I sync to lightroom cc. I do that so I can work on them from another computer. But almost everytime I...
  3. Webber&Sons

    Export shenanigans

    Hi all, First post on this forum, I tried a search but could not see a similar topic; apologies if this issue has already been addressed. For some time now, not sure exactly how long but I would say for at least the last 6 to 9 months, I have been seeing the following message when exporting...
  4. P

    The Metadata for this photo has been changed

    I am new to this site and forum, so apologies if anything is incorrect! I have the following message on a number of photos I have edited using the Luminar Plugin through Lightroom Classic. "The metadata for this photo has been changed by both Lightroom and another application. Should Lightroom...
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    LR Classic crashes during import

    Hi Victoria, hi everyone I've just updated LR Classic to the newest version and it seems my first (or second) import after the update crashes repeatedly. I import from a CF Card through a reader into the catalog and this time it started the import, but the porgress bar stopped at the very...
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    Function 'Edit a copy with Lightroom adjustments' not working correctly

    Hello everyone, since working on a new imac I have an issue with brush/pen tool colours while editing a copy of an image with Lightroom adjustments in Photoshop. A completely separate file created in photoshop is showing true colours (as per the colour code), while a photo opened through...
  7. Light

    LRC and One Drive sync issues

    Hi I started this thread as a question, but after starting to write this I have found a solution that works - so here is the process which I thought I would post as a resource for anyone having similar LRC sync issues. I am running Lightroom Classic on a desktop with very fast broadband (approx...
  8. C

    Camera not recognised

    I've been using lightroom classic on my old canon camera now for a few months, and recently I got myself a Nikon D810. When I plug it into the computer, lightroom doesn't seem to recognise it and I'm not sure why. The USB works because it says so on the camera itself, so I'm honestly pretty...
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    Way to Allow someone else to add Keywords to Photos

    Hello, I am currently photographing and archiving family photo albums that my mother sent me. There are well over 1000 photos to capture and catalog. I have been trying to research a way to allow my mother to add keywords to photos remotely. I am using LRC and see that Lightroom CC does not...
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    Color and sharpness changes from LR to photoshop when using "Edit in..." action in LR

    Hi, I am starting to get a bit frustrated. I am editing a .ARW file in lightroom, which I would like to take to PSfor further editing. However, when using the "Edit in..." function, the image seems to change when opening in PS. Anyone, who has an answer to why that is? I am using the same colour...
  11. hsawires

    Catalogs metadata and editing did not exported and imported from my desktop to my laptop

    Hi, I am facing a problem. I have 2000 JPG photos on my desktop Lightroom ver.10 classic, I did some editing, rating and keywording on them. then I started to export them on a new catalog to copy them to my Laptop. I do export the whole catalogue from my desktop and when I tried to open it on...
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    Lightroom Classic problems with Apple Catalina update

    I've heard the updated Catalina OS on the Mac causes problems with LR Classic (missing photos). Has anyone had problems?
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    Workflow for Sharing photos: Masters in Lightroom Classic some synced via Lightroom-CC and published in Portfolio

    Hi All, with a lot of time on my hands I have finally subscribed to Lightroom for the photography collection and I have started to use the full feature set of lightroom classic, previously I only used it as a Catalog. I know some don't like folder structures being used in Lightroom but I have...
  14. nkawoods

    Smart Previews Only in Lightroom CC

    I'm using Lightroom on two computers, Lightroom Classic on one (my primary computer) and Lightroom CC on a smaller computer (which I use for travel). Several of my photos in Lightroom CC indicate that there is only a smart preview available in the cloud. I thought what I needed to do to fix...
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    Lightroom and Classic minimize disk space

    Laptop with Windows 10, 1TB internal, 2TB external I just made the switch from Lightroom 5.7 to the Lightroom subscription. In order to maximize flexibility I chose to download both Lightroom and Lightroom Classic. I successfully migrated my catalog and had Lightroom store my photos on an...
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    Difference between Lightroom cloud service and Lightroom classic

    I am new to Lightroom and I am using the cloud service. I was just curious as to what the difference was between the cloud service and Lightroom classic. Which one would you recommend?
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    Aperture to Lightroom Classic before upgrading to Catalina

    I have not transferred my Aperture library to LR Classic yet and understand that I will need to do this before upgrading to Catalina. What is currently the best procedure to do this?
  18. nkawoods

    Lightroom Classic vs Camera Raw Features

    If I were to give up Lightroom Classic in favor of Lightroom CC plus Camera Raw - are there any editing features I would be giving up? Publishing services? Printing? Are Camera Raw's noise reduction features as good as LR Classic?
  19. houghtonphoto

    Can I convert to B&W in Lightroom and remove all colour data?

    I've just released a book on street photography on Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing, but the 140 page 6"x9" book which contains 64 square format B&W images is about 46Mb, even when the PDF is optimised in Adobe Acrobat. This makes it a larger than normal Kindle download according to Amazon, who...
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    Sync Lightroom Classic and CC Sync Problems - Duplicate Files & Misorganisation

    Hi Guys I think I've truly stuffed up on this one! This is a Lightroom Classic post, although I'll be mentioning Lightroom CC a lot at the start. Background I am a long-time Lightroom Classic user. I've got a "Master Catalogue" of over 50,000 photos. These photos are sorted into a folder...
  21. silkenpaw

    catalog problem

    I have a weird problem with the dates in my cat.alog. I must have selected the wrong date for an import because Lighroom created another “2019” folder inside the existing 2019 folder and is now putting new photos in there. A screen shot is attached. I tried deleting the folder and re-importing...
  22. Jay Clulow

    Where is my storage going..

    Hi, Recently I completed a rather painful exercise of starting afresh with Lightroom by going straight into Lightroom CC and storing my entire library on a 1TB Adobe plan first hand. Now that process has completed (14days solid Virgin Media connection maxed out) I would like to work on...
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    Duplicates support

    We often have duplicate images which are caused by modifying originals, cropping them, etc. LR already provides the capability of selecting the best picture using AI. I'd like the following support: 1. Gather all the pictures whose date taken are identical 2. Highlight the one AI believes to be...
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    Lightroom preset is auto adjusting photos in develop

    I am new to using Lightroom. In a previous catalog i created my first preset to try and make things faster for a set of photos i was working on. i have now created a new catalog and imported a completely different set of photos for another client. After choosing and rting my photos i went to...
  25. TBC

    Strange Export Error Message

    I am on Windows 10 wtih the latest Classic CC 8. Ever since I upgraded, I have had problems exporting images and get the following message: readMetadata: Error when Lightroom attempts to process a catalog master image file: “dng_error_file_not_founf” (look at the part after “dng_error” for a...