Ingesting your photos into Lightroom first is the easiest method of incorporating Photosmith into your existing Lightroom-based digital photography workflow.
Consider the following workflow diagram:
Photos are imported into Lightroom as you normally would. Then, in the Photosmith Publish Service in Lightroom, create a new User Collection (right-click, create User Collection). Select the photos you want to sync with Photosmith in Lightroom’s Grid View, and drag them into the newly-created User Collection in Photosmith’s Publish Service:
Then, once all photos have been added to this User Collection, sync it to Photosmith by right-clicking on the User Collection, and selecting “Sync this collection with Photosmith.” You may always add or remove photos from this User Collection at any time: