Migrating from Aperture to Lightroom

Migrating from Aperture to Lightroom

Migrating from Aperture to Lightroom is an Intermediate level tutorial on Photography, compiled by the creator, Richard Harrington. This tutorial is a critical foundation for an individual who needs to sharpen his/her Photography talent. It provides you a thorough grip on Photo Management, Photography, Aperture, Lightroom, Photo Management, Photography, Aperture and Lightroom.

Free Download - Migrating from Aperture to Lightroom
Author Richard Harrington
Publish Date 9/19/2014
Skill Intermediate
Duration 2h 25m
Topic Aperture
Video Tutorials 39
Last Update 1/20/2015

Lightroom and Aperture are both very popular image editing and management tools for photographers. However, Apple will retire* Aperture in 2015, and many users are already thinking about jumping ship to Lightroom. This course covers the basics of managing the move to Lightroom, covering what’s different from Aperture, why you should switch now, and how to migrate both your images and metadata from one library to the other. Authors Scott Bourne and Rich Harrington recently transitioned over 400,000 images from Aperture to Lightroom. So take a tip from the pros. Watch and learn how to execute the move properly now, and you’ll save yourself time and headaches when you’re ready to pull the trigger.

*Aperture will be replaced by the new Photos app.

Topics include:

  • Preserving an existing library or starting from scratch
  • Preserving your organization and metadata
  • Backing up your library
  • Relocating masters
  • Exporting adjusted images
  • Working with Lightroom
  • Understanding which Aperture plugins will work in Lightroom

Migrating from Aperture to Lightroom : Video Lessons

  • Welcome2m 6s
  • Cross-compatibility4m
  • Library vs. catalog5m 41s
  • Managed vs. referenced files3m 46s
  • Adobe Camera Raw5m 50s
  • Two parallel paths: Preserve existing and start new3m 30s
  • Bake adjustments and import new files2m 45s
  • Preserve organization and metadata, and redevelop2m 36s
  • Checking the integrity of your library4m 30s
  • Backing up your library5m 7s
  • Build to a fresh drive3m 56s
  • Installing Lightroom3m 39s
  • Moving from a managed system to a catalog system6m 55s
  • Are you using a referenced or managed library?4m 23s
  • Using the Relocate Originals (Masters) command4m 5s
  • Choosing a subfolder approach5m 25s
  • Why won't your adjustments migrate to Lightroom?2m 58s
  • Baking adjustments5m 8s
  • Choosing the right file format3m 49s
  • What is IPTC metadata?3m 11s
  • What will travel7m 10s
  • Write IPTC to originals (masters)2m 26s
  • Writing sidecar (XMP) files2m 15s
  • Reviewing the export process5m 5s
  • Exploring the Lightroom workflow2m 40s
  • Adding images to a catalog4m 56s
  • Adding metadata3m 15s
  • Searching with filters4m 30s
  • Editing essentials6m 6s
  • Which Aperture plugins work in Lightroom4m 45s
  • Adobe migration tools1m 24s
  • Using collections1m 16s
  • Ensuring the photo library is fixed in Aperture2m 15s
  • Updating Aperture previews2m 5s
  • Choosing the Aperture library to transfer to Lightroom1m 53s
  • Updating Adobe Lightroom1m 13s
  • Importing an Aperture library into Lightroom8m 1s
  • Wrapping up59s

Recommended video tutorials from YouTube.

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  • Moving From Aperture Part 1: Exporter for Aperture
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  • DateTime : 2014-08-01 14:41:38
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  • Why Apple Killed Aperture
  • Apple officially announced that on any future macOS, Aperture will not run. Although Apple stopped supporting and updating Aperture years ago, you could still ...

  • DateTime : 2019-05-03 16:47:37
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