Variables and Code Replacements

List of Photo Mechanic variables

Also see our introduction to using variables in Photo Mechanic. Camera or Image-Specific actuations, act Number of shutter actuations for the camera. aperture, f Aperture setting of pho...

The Job... button and adding User/Client variables

The Job... button appears in multiple dialog boxes and menus. You can also get to this by navigating to Edit: Settings: Set User/Client Variables… You can use User/Client variables to quickly label photos relat...

Hot Codes

Hot Codes are an advanced and powerful scripting feature mainly targeted at sports photographers who need to create custom variables. Please download our documentation for more information. We've also included...

Advanced code replacements

Once you have mastered code replacements, you can combine multiple code replacements with variables to save an immense amount of time. In this example, you have a team of 4 photographers covering a music fest...

Still Need Help?

Still need help? Our support team is waiting to help you.