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Question about photo taken on iPhone and sync'd to Classic

Jul 11, 2008
Lightroom Version
Operating System
macOS 10.15 Catalina
I use both Classic and Cloudy but my early attempt at syncing between them led to some unwelcome surprises so I have put a "firewall" between them. But I would like to try and use them together properly.

After watching some videos I have a question: I understand that a photo taken on the phone is sync'd up to the Adobe cloud as the original image and that original is sync'd to Classic.

Where does Classic put the local full size original it has downloaded ?

Jul 2, 2015
Lightroom Experience
Power User
Lightroom Version
Where does Classic put the local full size original it has downloaded ?
By default it puts them in a package called 'Mobile Downloads.lrdata'. This package shows up as a 'device' (a separate disk) in the folder panel. You can change this in the preferences however, and select any normal folder you want. In that case you can also let Lightroom create dated subfolders.