Join Derrick Story for an in-depth discussion in this video Advanced importing with Aperture, part of Using iPhoto and Aperture Together.
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Importing with Aperture gives you a lot of options and I want to give you an…overview of what those options are right now, so that as you are thinking…about checklist and which tool you're going to use, you will have some good information.…So, I have the Aperture Interface open right now.…I'm going to bring in photos that are on my hard drive.…This is very similar to bringing photos in from the camera.…I want to show you both ways.…We brought them in from the camera for iPhoto.…We are going to take them off the hard drive right here and these images are in…your Exercise Files in the Family Portraits folder.…
I'm going to go up to Import, right here and Aperture finds those images.…Now, here is the trail right here.…So, our Picture's folder, Exercise Files, iPhoto to Aperture Libraries, Family…Portrait and right here is where all these images reside and they're presented…to us as thumbnails with checkmarks.…By default, Aperture checks all of them assuming that you want to bring all of…these photos into your Library.…
In this course, photographer, author, and teacher Derrick Story shows key strategies for employing both iPhoto and Aperture in a digital photography workflow. The course begins with a look at the unified photo library format and managing your library with both applications.
Next, the course examines the professional-level image editing features in Aperture and details strategies for sharing photos through slideshows and print projects, guiding you to the best application for the job at hand. It concludes with lessons on exporting photos using Aperture, managing an iCloud Photo Stream, and backing up your library.
- Sharing libraries
- Importing and exporting photos
- Organizing your library
- Editing images
- Building slideshows
- Creating prints, cards, books, and calendars
- Archiving and back up your library