What are folders?

Folders are collections of assets of various types that are grouped based on tasks or processes. This type of grouping allows quick access to asset collections for further processing.

In practice, there are a wide variety of terms for folders:

  • Workbook
  • Project folder
  • Light table
  • collection
  • Collection
  • album
  • Etc.

Application example

For example, in a publishing house, a picture editor can put together a group of pictures and put them in a folder, which are then further processed by lithographers for a catalog.