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#1 RosieC

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Posted 04 February 2017 - 07:17 PM

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Hi

I have LR5 on my mac but have not used it yet so a few questions:

How do I import the photos to LR?

Where do the photos go on my mac?

Do I have to have folders/smart albums on Photos first before importing to LR? or on Finder?

 

thanks.

 

Rosie



#2 Mike G

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Posted 04 February 2017 - 08:57 PM

The easiest way that I know of is to download the files from your card onto a folder in "finder" call it something appropriate! Then using the library mode of Lr navigate to your folder and import your files and you can then add them to a collection!

That is a very simplistic method, you may want to go to YouTube to find a video about downloading files!

https://fujifilm-blo...ng-your-photos/

Edited by Mike G, 04 February 2017 - 09:09 PM.


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Posted 05 February 2017 - 03:42 PM

Thanks. :-)

#4 Warwick

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Posted 05 February 2017 - 03:49 PM

I have a 12" MacBook. When I connect a card reader and open Lightroom I click on the Import button, then select the source, then check the photos I want to import, then press the button and Lightroom imports them. It saves them into a library in my Pictures folder.


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