My 12 Most Useful Adobe Lightroom CC Hotkeys - A Handy Guide

I am a huge fan of Adobe Lightroom. It really is the one-stop-shop for photo editing for all photographers, from beginners right through to seasoned professionals. It has a huge amount of functionality packed into its, from basic catalogue management right through to creating and hosting web-based galleries, although of course it is most famous for its immensely powerful photo editing capabilities.

Although Lightroom has a fantastic user interface, it is useful for users to get into the habit of using hotkeys to quickly perform actions and tasks. It saves a lot of time in the long run trust me!

If you go to Adobe's website you are greeted with a wall of text:

If you, like me dont have time for all that. I have put together my personal top 12 hotkeys for you!!!

Jump Between Modules

Library Module: G

Develop Module: D

Within The Library Module

Grid View: G

Loupe View: E

Set Flag/ Remove Flag: P/U

Lights our Mode: L

Show Image in Full screen: F

Assign Star Rating: Numbers 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

Within Develop Module:

Show Before and After: Y

Crop Mode: x

Change Crop Overlay: O

Undo Last Action: Ctrl+Z

Until next time


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