10 Replies Latest reply on Oct 4, 2016 1:24 AM by Just Shoot Me

    My Previously Imported Pictures Are Not In Lightroom Catalog


      HI all,

      I have been experiencing this problem where pictures that I have imported (usually within the last 48 hours) are suddenly vanishing from my lightroom catalog.  On this occasion, It was a batch of 100 or so photos I imported about 1.5 days ago. Since Importing, I have edited certain ones and exported those to full res .jpeg. But today, when I first opened the program, they were all gone. I have learned that I need to export everything to a separate folder right off the batt when I am importing files into Lightroom for the first time because this problem happens with such regularity. Luckily I still have these low res exports, but as for the lightroom catalog... All of my previously imported photos are gone and I cannot edit or even zoom in because they are just thumbnails.  I thought it might be the SD card I am using, but I have tried Lexar and Sandisk and with both cards I have had this issue on several occasions. I am using a D7100 and

      Lightroom version: CC 2015.5.1 [ 1073342 ]

      License: Creative Cloud

      Operating system: Mac OS 10

      Version: 10.9 [5]

      Application architecture: x64


      Here is a screen shot of Lightroom as the problem happened

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