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How do you create a collection of just one person?


Oct 7, 2008
Orchard Park, NY
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I would like to create a slideshow for a particular individual. Photos can have other individuals in them but every photo should also include this one person.

I have clicked the face icon in the task bar and have confirmed the vast majority of faces in multiple folders so Lr seems to recognize them fairly accurately however when I open a folder, click the people icon, I still have to manually select out this properly named individual by clicking the check mark after his name on each image.

What I would like to accomplish is to open a parent folder and be able to grab all the pictures of this one individual and then make a collection without having to click on each one.

When I did this by opening a parent folder with many subfolders (which contained 10,000 images total) and got 342 images in to the "named" section and then selected them as a group the unnamed people came too. Although It works properly if I am just moving a few named images.

Thanks for the help or suggestions on a simpler way to accomplish this.

El Capitan 10.11.6
2 x 2.26 GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon
16gb ram