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Bridge is a supporting software application often included with Adobe's other creative softwares such as Photoshop. Bridge can be seen as a file management interface closely coupled to Adobe's applications, and can be used to manage numerous file types across multiple projects.

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How do I constrain filesize of a bunch of photos?

I have a bunch of photos of jewelry that I need to upload to a website. Unfortunately there is a 2MB file size limit. Most of the photos are JPEGs over 3MB. I want to keep the aspect ratio, meta ...
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Adobe Bridge: how do I export keywords, settings etc

I have installed Adobe Bridge on both my computers (a desktop and a laptop) and I have also created few keywords and changed some settings on the desktop installation of Bridge. How can I export ...
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JPEG show at half size in Adobe Bridge

I'm still setting up my MBP Retina, but noticed this weird thing. Raw photos work fine, but JPEGs show at half size in Adobe Bridge. If they are 1024 px wide they are shown at 512 px. I can't seem to ...
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Searching photos by metadata with Adobe Bridge not returning results?

I have a photo library tagged (IPTC) with titles and descriptions in the metadata. When I search in Adobe Bridge it only returns a few of the results. I'm using the proper search too, not the quick ...
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Bridge - Restoring XMPs?

I'm not quite sure what happened, but when I was transferring files over to my media server yesterday, Bridge copied over my camera NEFs from my SD card fine but none of the xmps (from the edits I've ...
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Can Bridge or Photoshop print multiple photos automatically?

Is there a way to get Bridge or Photoshop to print a bunch of photos automatically, without clicking "print" for each individual photo? It would be best if I could do this one photo to a page. ...
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Lightroom + bridge workflow

I tend to keep all my photos in lightroom, which is usually my starting point. So, I also keep there the photos I have edited in photoshop FROM lightroom. On occasion though, I start working directly ...
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How do I use Google Maps GPS data in Adobe Bridge/Photoshop?

I would like to begin adding GPS data to my photographs. I am running Adobe Bridge and Photoshop CS6. After going on a shoot today, I found the location on Google Maps and copied the coordinates, ...
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Color issue - Previews in Bridge are way different than outputted PDF

I am generally able to modify files xmp data for white balance/exposure, then output from bridge as a contact sheet without any issues. I've switched to a different MacPro and upgraded to Mountain ...
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Adobe Bridge aspect ratio terminology

Why does Adobe Bridge's filter panel lists DSLR photographs' aspect ratios as 2:3? Everywhere else I have looked, this ratio is named 3:2. Same thing with 4:3 which is listed as 3:4. There doesn't ...
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What benefit does Lightroom 3 offer over Photoshop + Bridge?

I've been happily using Photoshop and Bridge to manage and edit my digital photos. I'm aware that Lightroom 3 was recently released, and decided to take a look at it, since Lightroom has been widely ...
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Can I permanently set column visibility in the Content pane of Adobe Bridge CS5?

I remove all the columns I don't want visible by right-clicking the column headers and deselecting the column from the list. But when I switch to a different directory of images all the columns are ...
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Why are my NEF files damaged?

Can anyone help? After buying a Nikon D3100, I discovered that NEF files were not compatible with CS3, so at great expense, I bought CS5. Now... my raw NEF files are almost always corrupt when viewed ...
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Why are low-resolution versions of my images shown in Adobe Bridge?

When I browse photos in Adobe Bridge, they are often not as sharp as they really are, as if Bridge loads a low-res version of the photo for speed. This makes it hard to pick photos that are good, as I ...