Chapter 20: Keyboard Shortcuts for MacOS

General

  • \     Activates before/after comparison. When the key is pressed, the original image will be shown. Releasing the key will reveal the enhanced image.
  • ;     Activates split-screen comparison mode where the original image is on the left side and the edited result will be on the right side. To exit the mode press the ; button again.
  • G               Switch to the Gallery Mode 
  • L                Switch to the Library Panel
  • D                Switch to Edit Mode and Panel
  • I                 Switch to the Info Panel
  • F                Full-screen view
  • Tab           Hide/Show all panels
  • Space       Quick switch between Single Image View/Gallery View
  • ->               Next Photo
  • <-               Previous Photo
  • Cmd+ ->   Next Look
  • Cmd+ <-   Previous Look
  • Cmd+ click   Select Multiple discrete photos
  • Shift+ click   Select multiple contiguous photos
  • Cmd+M          Minimize

Luminar Menu

  • Cmd+H            Hide Luminar
  • Alt+Cmd+H    Hide Others
  • Cmd+Q           Quit Luminar
  • Cmd+,             Preferences

File Menu

  • Cmd+O                  Open (Images for Quick Edits)
  • Cmd+W                 Close File
  • Shift+Cmd+E        Export to Image
  • Cmd+B                  Opens Batch Processing Mode
  • Shift+Cmd+P       Page Setup
  • Cmd+P                  Print

Edit Menu

  • Cmd+Z                   Undo
  • Shift+Cmd+Z        Redo
  • Cmd+X                   Cut
  • Cmd+C                   Copy
  • Cmd+V                   Paste
  • Cmd+A                   Select All
  • Cmd+D                   Deselect All

Tools

  • C                     Enter the Crop tool
  • Cmd+T          Free Transform tool
  • Cmd+J           Clone & Stamp tool
  • Alt                  Change Chosen Part for Cloning
  • Cmd+E          Erase tool

Library Menu

  • Cmd+N                New Album
  • Alt + Shift + N    Add New Folder

Image Menu

Set Flag

  • P            Flagged
  • X            Rejected
  • U            Unmarked

Set Rating

  • 5            5-star rating
  • 4            4-star rating
  • 3            3-star rating
  • 2            2-star rating
  • 1            1-star rating
  • 0            0-star rating
  • [            Increase rating
  • [            Decrease rating

Set Color Label

  • 6            Red
  • 7            Yellow
  • 8            Green
  • 9            Blue
  • -           None

Rotate

  • Cmd+[            Rotate Left (CCW)
  • Cmd+]            Rotate Right (CW)

Adjustments

  • Shift+Cmd+S        Sync Adjustments
  • Cmd+C                   Copy Adjustments
  • Cmd+V                   Paste Adjustments
  • Shift+Cmd+R        Reset Adjustments    

Remove Images

  • Cmd+Delete        Move to Trash
  • Delete                   Remove from Album/Collection
  • Cmd+R                   Show in Finder

View Menu

  • Option+Cmd+T     Hide/Show Toolbar
  • L                               Toggle Library Sidebar
  • D                              Toggle Edit Sidebar
  • I                                Toggle Info Sidebar
  • Cmd++                    Zoom In
  • Cmd+-                     Zoom Out
  • Cmd+1                    Zoom to 100%
  • Cmd+0                    Fit to Screen
  • ;                               Compare
  • Ctrl+Cmd+F          Enter Full Screen
  • F                              Show a full-screen preview of just the image
  • J                               Show/hide Clipping
  • Cmd+L                   Show/Hide Filter Catalog

Mask Editing

  • B                    Brush
  • G                    Gradient Mask
  • R                     Radial Mask
  • [                      Decrease the brush radius
  • ]                      Increase the brush radius
  • Shift+[           Decrease the brush softness
  • Shift+]           Increase the brush softness
  • Cmd+I           Invert Mask
  • X                    Switching between painting/erasing modes
  • /                     Show current layer mask in the form of red transparent image
  • Cmd+I           Invert the layer mask

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