Naming options

Lightroom uses the same naming options for importing, renaming, and exporting photos.

Custom Name (x of y)
Names the photos using a custom name, followed by sequential numbers in relation to the total number of photos being imported. For example, 1 of 10, 2 of 10, 3 of 10, and so on.

Custom Name - Original File Number
Names the photos using a custom name, followed by the numeric portion of the photos’ original filenames.

Custom Name - Sequence
Names the photos using a custom name, followed by sequential numbers starting with the number you specify.

Custom Name
Names the photos using a name you specify.

Date - Filename
Names the photos using the creation (capture) date, followed by the photos’ complete original filenames.

Filename - Sequence
Names the photos using the photos’ original filenames, followed by sequential numbers starting with the number you specify.

Filename
Names the photos using the photos’ original filenames.

Shoot Name - Original File Number
(Import) Names the imported photos using the shoot name, followed by the numeric portion of the photos’ original filenames.

Shoot Name - Sequence
(Import) Names the imported photos using the shoot name, followed by sequential numbers starting with the number you specify.

Session Name - Sequence
(Tethered capture import) Names the photos using the session name, followed by sequential numbers starting with the number you specify.

Edit
Names the photos using the options you set in the Filename Template Editor. See The Filename Template Editor and Text Template Editor.