Where is Lightroom hiding?

Charles Robinson charlesr at visi.com
Fri Jul 23 17:42:59 EDT 2010

On Jul 23, 2010, at 16:05, Godfrey DiGiorgi wrote:
> I agree that it would be useful. However, the search might find things
> that require an arbitrary amount of processing to determine a size
> (eg: a folder full of folders full of folders full of folders of files
> ... tons of recursive directory search processing, etc ... you get the
> idea) so I think they are reluctant to put in a Size column in the
> display so as not to degrade responsiveness.

File sizes for files, nothing for folders...  it wouldn't be hard I would think.  But nevermind...

> It's kind of like the lack of filtering by focal length in Lightroom.
> Focal length is encoded in the EXIF data a number of different ways,
> manufacturer to manufacturer, and up to Lightroom v2.7 Adobe didn't
> want to provide the "filter and sort by focal length" because of the
> amount of processing it could entail. (I haven't checked LR3 to see
> whether it's in there yet.) I've submitted several feature request for
> it. ;-)

They do now!  It's nice.


Charles Robinson - charlesr at visi.com
Minneapolis, MN

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