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How to make the signature/watermark look better?

As already noted, this question is at least borderline "opinion-based"... But for my 2¢ I think the watermark is a) too prominent & b) in the wrong corner. It looks more like an artist's ...
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How can I add a white strip with my name below each image in Lightroom or Photoshop?

Yes, you can do this in Photoshop. All you need is to expand the canvas (Image > Canvas size) and then add you logo, name or other decoration into this new space. Please note that this is extremely ...
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Is there a way to get rid of a watermark on a photo?

Not really. You need to understand that the watermark is not ‘levitating’ above the original picture information, but has replaced it. So whatever was in the place where the watermark is now, does no ...
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I'm looking for anything to protect my images online

Bottom line is: you can't protect against this. If the images are shown on the screen, they are in the memory of the client computer and can be extracted one way or another. You can make this ...
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What are the basic rules to put a logo in your photos without spoiling them?

There is no Official Rule for this, of course. General practice suggests that a lower-corner will be less intrusive, and that in left-to-right reading cultures, probably the lower-right. However, this ...
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Is there a way to get rid of a watermark on a photo?

Simple: pay the photographer the agreed upon rate. He or she will then deliver on the agreed upon photos. Can you remove the watermark? Well, if you have to ask, then you don't have the skill. And ...
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I'm looking for anything to protect my images online

What about displaying a low-quality and low-resolution thumbnail, to advertise what image they are about to pay for; and a small detail in full resolution and final quality, to advertise what ...
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How can I add a white strip with my name below each image in Lightroom or Photoshop?

To add to the answer about Lightroom you can add watermark also in development module. The only remark is watermark will be inside the photo! In menu: Edit->Edit Watermarks... Select text and/or ...
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How can I add a white strip with my name below each image in Lightroom or Photoshop?

In Lightroom, you'd have to do this via the Print module. Create a template with an Identity Plate which contains your name/...
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How to make the signature/watermark look better?

There certainly seems to be a disconnect between the style of the photos and the style of the signature in the watermark. It's like looking at an edifice built in the Greco-Roman temple style with ...
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Batch Compress and Watermark Images?

The canonical utility for batch image processing is ImageMagick. Its convert command/component can change format, change compression parameters, and add text to a ...
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Signature logo on photos by hired photograph

It depends on the nature of your contract when you hire the photographer. Some photographers used to charge a low fee for shooting the event and make their money selling prints and digital rights to ...
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I'm looking for anything to protect my images online

The most important thing is your time. Most photographers attempt to recoup the cost of their time shooting in the sale of prints. To me, this is a faaaaaaaaar outdated business model. Sometimes we ...
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Lightroom: Wrong rotation on export

Either that or Lightroom is writing the images rotated in the correct orientation, but leaving the EXIF tags in place, causing software to rotate it wrong. I would check what LR is writing using ...
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Software for batch-watermarking photos?

Lightroom Classic CC still has watermarking features when you export the photos. Adobe has the exact steps here: https://helpx.adobe.com/lightroom/help/using-watermark-editor.html
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Software for batch-watermarking photos?

If you have access to Photoshop, you can record applying a watermark as a custom action, and apply that to a batch of photos (through File -> Automate -> Batch). Alternatively, you can use a program ...
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Watermarking pictures in a sequence before printing them out

To add a visible number to the image: If you are Mac or Linux, you can use bash scripting with ImageMagick to construct the desired text and compose it with your ...
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Batch Compress and Watermark Images?

You can do this work with Batch Convert functionality of XnView MP. As first step you select the images you want to manage, then filters/actions (resize, watermark), where to store the result and ...
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Software for batch-watermarking photos?

Here comes the Linux way (assuming imagemagick is installed): ...
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Software for batch-watermarking photos?

And my all-time favorite image viewer for windows, Irfan view. 0. Backup your source material. File > Batch converion/rename. On the panel choose Batch conversion and "Use advanced options. And on ...
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Software for batch-watermarking photos?

You can do this with XNView MP software (free). Select the images, menu Tools->Batch Convert, on Actions tab select Add action->Image->Watermark, select appropriate image for watermark and press ...
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Watermarking pictures in a sequence before printing them out

I found this Adobe forum post that seems to directly answer your question. The answer is near the bottom of the post: https://forums.adobe.com/thread/2383809
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What fonts can I use to watermark my photos which come preinstalled with Lightroom?

The two fonts you mention that "come with Lightroom" are probably intended for use by Lightroom for its displays, and not installed as system fonts. I wouldn't expect any fonts to come preinstalled ...
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How to watermark a folder of photographs?

Reading the answers, most of them refer to a specific program, and not an overall process, so let me address that. First, you need to define the style for your watermark, and your copyright notice for ...
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