Lightroom: Crop Orientation
category: Lightroom • 1 min read
I took this photo of Walter, a French Bulldog at the beach. But I took the photo horizontally. It would look much better if the photo was portrait/vertical. Now in Lightroom, can I can do it manually, changing the sides and maximizing the top and the bottom of the photo, or I can can let Lightroom do all that work for me.
- Switch to the develop module
Cfor the crop tool.
Xto switch the orientation of the crop from horizontal to vertical
- The nice thing about using the
Xto switch the orientation of the crop of the photo, instead of doing it manually, is that you can keep the ratios locked.
- The other nice thing of using the
Xto switch the orientation of the crop of the photo is that it’s only one step in the history.