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.
  • Tab     Show/hide the Luminar Look panel at the bottom of the window and Side panel along right edge.  The key will activate previously shown windows.
  • 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

Luminar Menu

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

File Menu

  • Cmd+O                  Opens an Image
  • 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
  • Cmd+E          Erase tool

Library Menu

  • Cmd+N                New Library
  • Alt + Shift + N    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
  • n-           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

  • [                      Decrease the brush radius
  • ]                      Increase the brush radius
  • Shift+[          Decrease the brush softness
  • Shift+]          Increase the brush softness
  • 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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