Join Derrick Story for an in-depth discussion in this video Comparing iPhoto and Aperture editing tools, part of Using iPhoto and Aperture Together.
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Here's an area where we get in to quite a difference between iPhoto and…Aperture, and that is image editing.…And we're going to take a look at these tools in both applications.…Right now, we're in iPhoto.…And in iPhoto, the way you enable editing mode is with this button down here in…the lower right corner, the Edit button.…So, you just click on the image that you want to edit.…Click on Edit and you have three tabs;…Quick Fixes, Effects, and Adjust.…
Now, Quick Fixes have those basic sorts of quick fixes that you would expect…there and overall enhance button, straightening, and cropping.…Effects, you have some goodies, vignetting, matte these fun filters.…But you also have the Lighten, Darken, Warmer, Cooler buttons, which we're going…to use in the next movie four our five-step editing process.…And then, if you want to get a little bit more sophisticated, you actually have…sliders with levels and definition and so forth.…
We will touch on those also.…So, a very basic approach but you do have a lot of tools here and you can…
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