Lightroom Classic: Book Module - Is it possible to output the left right pages to single page JPEG to Photoshop?

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It would be great to be able to output jpegs of two pages as you see them in the book module into a single image.  I'd like to put my book up on my website, but don't want to add single pages as the real effect is the two page layout we see in the book module. 
     I know I could create this laboriously in photoshop, but it would take a loooong time to do all the pages.   I thought about creating an action that would double up two input photos, but couldn't figure out how to do it.
    Any ideas on either of these suggestions?
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Judith Brown

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Rima Berzin

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This is kind of a cheat way - but I take a screen shot with all tabs closed so the two pages look large.
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Howdy Judith,

Okay, full disclosure, I don't work in Lightroom at all.  But I work in Photoshop pretty much every day.  And I've created books using single-page PSD files, merged together to form a PDF.  While it might sound hard, it's actually not, although because there are a lot of steps, I created a couple of Actions to cleanly process each step and I run those now.

Assuming you're going to print and want your final output as PDF, try something like this:

Create one Action of odd numbered pages that sets the correct border, with a slightly different Action for even numbered pages, and understanding that your center-fold pages will need to be done manually (or make an Action you run only there).  Save them all as PDFs in order and Acrobat will do the rest when you assemble the pages.  It's actually pretty slick.

I hope that helps.  Have a nice weekend,
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Actually it's jpegs I wanted in order to put on my web page.   For pdf's the book module can output pdf's and then you can look at them in acrobat 2 at a time so you see how the books looks.   Also blurb will make you a pdf for about $5.00.   But thanks.