Searching by Color Label

You can search for and locate images that have color labels assigned to them. To search for images with a specific color label, you use the Color Label search options. You can search for more than one color label at a time. You can also search for images that do not have a specific color label assigned to them.

To search for images by color label
  1. In the Projects & Albums section of the Library inspector, select the item you want to search.

  2. Click the Filter HUD button (with a magnifying glass icon) beside the search field in the Browser (or press Command-F).

  3. In the Filter HUD, select the Color Label checkbox.

    Figure. Browser Filter HUD showing the Color Label search options.
  4. Choose an option from the Color Label pop-up menu:

    • To display images that have the specified color labels assigned to them: Choose “is.”
    • To display images that do not have the specified color labels assigned to them: Choose “is not.”
  5. Select the colors you want to search by.

    You can select more than one color at a time to broaden your search.

  6. Choose Any from the Any/All pop-up menu in the top-left corner of the Filter HUD, if it’s not already chosen.

The images that match the search criteria are immediately displayed in the Browser. To save your search results, see Saving Your Search Results.