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Uploading from iPhoto


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Flickr Essential Training

with Derrick Story

Video: Uploading from iPhoto

You can connect you iPhoto account to your Flickr account, which is kind of convenient. You have images in iPhoto you want to share in Flickr, you can do it directly from within iPhoto. Let's take a look at how to do that. So, here I am in iPhoto. I'm going to go up here to Preferences, and I'm go to the Accounts tab under Preferences. I'm going to go to the plus icon and click on it, and I'm going to choose a Flickr from my list of possibilities. Click Add. It's going to ask me if I want to set up. Of course I do, so click on that, and even though I'm signed in it wants me to sign in again just to make double sure.
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  1. 1m 34s
    1. Welcome
      1m 34s
  2. 17m 51s
    1. Signing in to the Flickr mobile app
      1m 31s
    2. Choosing photo preferences on the Flickr mobile app
      3m 51s
    3. Setting privacy preferences on the Flickr mobile app
      3m 58s
    4. Enabling sharing on the Flickr mobile app
      1m 51s
    5. Finding friends on the Flickr mobile app
      2m 41s
    6. Exploring Flickr on the Flickr mobile app
      1m 26s
    7. Getting started with Flickr on Android
      2m 33s
  3. 20m 32s
    1. Taking pictures with the Flickr app
      4m 36s
    2. Choosing filters with the Flickr app
      2m 33s
    3. Editing pictures with the Flickr mobile app
      3m 52s
    4. Adding tags and other metadata with the Flickr app
      2m 10s
    5. Setting privacy and adding a venue on the Flickr mobile app
      1m 58s
    6. Adding existing images from your camera roll
      2m 14s
    7. Photography with Flickr on Android
      3m 9s
  4. 16m 51s
    1. Following your contacts via the Flickr mobile app
      4m 4s
    2. Managing your photostream on the Flickr mobile app
      4m 14s
    3. Keeping track of activity on the Flickr mobile app
      1m 33s
    4. Viewing EXIF data
      1m 50s
    5. Marking favorites
      1m 26s
    6. Exploring and sharing with Flickr on Android
      3m 44s
  5. 11m 15s
    1. Creating your Flickr account
      3m 57s
    2. Exploring the homepage
      2m 26s
    3. Adding contacts
      2m 4s
    4. Opting for ad-free
      2m 48s
  6. 15m 36s
    1. Editing your personal information
      3m 40s
    2. Specifying privacy and permissions settings
      6m 25s
    3. Specifying email settings
      3m 18s
    4. Sharing and extending
      2m 13s
  7. 24m 31s
    1. Uploading photos using the upload link
      5m 45s
    2. Using the old Uploadr link
      54s
    3. Using the Flickr Uploadr software
      1m 11s
    4. Uploading from iPhoto
      3m 47s
    5. Uploading from Aperture
      3m 43s
    6. Uploading from Lightroom
      2m 40s
    7. Uploading video clips
      2m 7s
    8. Connecting Flickr to Facebook
      2m 25s
    9. Connecting Flickr to Twitter
      1m 59s
  8. 8m 28s
    1. Getting around in your photostream and lightbox
      2m 40s
    2. Viewing photos as a slideshow
      2m 11s
    3. Sharing photos via email
      1m 16s
    4. Searching techniques
      2m 21s
  9. 11m 40s
    1. Creating and editing titles and descriptions
      1m 39s
    2. Make photos easy to find: Adding tags and searching with tags
      4m 3s
    3. Adding a photo to your map
      3m 0s
    4. Creating notes to identify things in a photo
      1m 12s
    5. Adding the name of someone who appears in a photo
      1m 46s
  10. 5m 48s
    1. Deleting a photo that you've uploaded
      53s
    2. Replacing a photo that you've uploaded
      1m 40s
    3. Changing the license for a photo
      1m 32s
    4. Changing the location where a photo was taken
      1m 8s
    5. Changing the date that a photo was taken or posted
      35s
  11. 19m 14s
    1. Enabling online editing
      1m 22s
    2. Rotating, cropping, and resizing
      3m 58s
    3. Working with Enhance, Brightness, and Saturation
      2m 52s
    4. Sharpening and focus
      2m 35s
    5. Applying effects
      1m 41s
    6. Adding text and frames
      3m 1s
    7. Red-eye, teeth whitening, and blemish removal
      3m 45s
  12. 13m 22s
    1. Creating a set
      2m 46s
    2. Adding photos to an existing set
      1m 23s
    3. Organizing sets
      59s
    4. Creating collections
      2m 36s
    5. Applying changes to a batch of photos
      2m 43s
    6. Creating a gallery
      1m 58s
    7. Viewing your archives
      57s
  13. 8m 8s
    1. Adding a comment to a photo
      1m 53s
    2. Viewing recent activity on your photos
      42s
    3. Marking a photo as a favorite
      1m 16s
    4. Adding contacts
      1m 7s
    5. Knowing when someone adds you as a contact
      1m 22s
    6. Managing FlickrMail
      1m 48s
  14. 5m 51s
    1. What are groups?
      1m 8s
    2. Joining and contributing to a group
      2m 40s
    3. Starting and administering your own group
      2m 3s
  15. 10m 11s
    1. Exploring the Explore page
      1m 4s
    2. Perusing The Commons
      1m 18s
    3. Looking at the Getty collection
      1m 18s
    4. Exploring the galleries
      1m 23s
    5. Charting the World Map
      1m 37s
    6. Accessing the App Garden
      1m 3s
    7. Finding cameras with the Camera Finder
      1m 29s
    8. Reading the Flickr blog
      59s
  16. 11m 42s
    1. Single-key keyboard shortcuts
      1m 35s
    2. Printing your Flickr images
      1m 36s
    3. Viewing your stats
      1m 49s
    4. Seeing what's popular on your Flickr page
      1m 58s
    5. Reviewing your Flickr profile
      1m 23s
    6. Editing your cover photo
      1m 45s
    7. Grabbing the embed code
      1m 36s
  17. 1m 2s
    1. Next steps
      1m 2s

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Flickr Essential Training
3h 23m Appropriate for all Jul 09, 2013

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Venture into an entire world of captivating imagery and learn how to organize and share your best shots with others online. In this course, professional photographer Derrick Story guides you through the popular photo-sharing site Flickr, first introducing the Flickr mobile app, then demonstrating how to set up an account and upload images from your phone or common image editing applications such as iPhoto and Lightroom. Next, find out how to touch up and enhance your photos with the online editor, and make photos searchable with sets and collections and by assigning photos to maps. The course also helps you navigate the Flickr privacy settings and shows how to participate in the Flickr community through comments, contacts, groups, and more.

Topics include:
  • Getting started with the Flickr app
  • Taking pictures with the Flickr app
  • Creating a Flickr account
  • Adding contacts
  • Using Uploadr to upload photos
  • Connecting Flickr to Facebook and Twitter
  • Adding information to photos, such as titles, descriptions, and tags
  • Rotating, cropping, and resizing photos
  • Applying effects
  • Interacting with the Flickr community
  • Perusing the Commons and Getty collection
  • Printing your Flickr images
Subjects:
Business Social Networks Photography Sharing Photos
Software:
Flickr
Author:
Derrick Story

Uploading from iPhoto

You can connect you iPhoto account to your Flickr account, which is kind of convenient. You have images in iPhoto you want to share in Flickr, you can do it directly from within iPhoto. Let's take a look at how to do that. So, here I am in iPhoto. I'm going to go up here to Preferences, and I'm go to the Accounts tab under Preferences. I'm going to go to the plus icon and click on it, and I'm going to choose a Flickr from my list of possibilities. Click Add. It's going to ask me if I want to set up. Of course I do, so click on that, and even though I'm signed in it wants me to sign in again just to make double sure.

Click the Sign In button and here we go. If you arrived at this page because you specifically asked iPhoto OS 10 to connect to your Flickr account, click here. That's where we're going to click, right there. Recaps all the things we're authorizing. Sounds good to me. And now, we have done our work, you can go ahead and close this window. We will do that. I'll go ahead and minimize this. It's authorizing, we are enabled. Yay.

So, we'll go ahead and close this, now you'll notice, look at this, we have a new thing here. And it has, look at that, our Flickr activity. So, they're already talking to one another, isn't that wonderful? So now, if I want to publish a photo, on Flickr from my iPhoto account, I'm just going to click on it, we'll go down the the Share icon. I'm going to choose Flickr. I'm just going to add it directly to my photostream. I could create a new set. Or I could add it to an existing set. We'll choose photostream. And I could put it in any sets.

Viewable by anyone? Yes, but we do have options. But I want the world to see this, and then we can choose the photo size. And I'm going to go with the 1024 by 1024. That's a nice viewing size for web. I'm going to click on Publish. There we go, a nice big alert. Now, let's see if this actually worked out that way. We'll go back to our Flickr account. Let's go to our photostream. Let's refresh. And look at that.

Just like that. Look it. That came in just beautifully. Now, if I want to make any adjustments to this, I just click on it, navigate down. Let's say that I just want to clean up this title a bit. Just like that. I don't want this description. We'll take that out. We'll Save, and we've done our housekeeping. I'm going to Minimize this and we're going to go back to iPhoto for just a second. We're going to click here. Now, if I had put this in a set, it would actually show up in our set here. Here we have a set of one.

Let's just see if we can make that happen. Just go back to Flickr real quick. Take our photo here. We're going to go add to set. Add it to Camera Gear. Done. Go back to our photostream here. And finally, last step, we'll go back to iPhoto. Here we go, Camera Gear. iPhoto chats for minute with Flickr and the photo is added to the set. Beautiful.

So, there's two way communication, and the way that you set it up is going to Preferences. Establish the connection in the Accounts tab, and then off to the race as you go.

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