Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a Smart Album, part of Creative Slideshows with Aperture.
Once you've rated images you can actually save a bit of time by making a Smart Album.…A Smart Album is essentially a collection based on certain criteria.…In our previous exercise, we went ahead and sorted our view here, so that we are…only seeing images that were four stars or better.…I would like to make that a little more permanent.…With the project selected I could choose New and choose Smart Album.…The keyboard shortcut is Shift+Command+L. Doing that will make a new Smart…Album for this project.…
I am going to give this Smart Album a slightly more descriptive name.…Then over here in the criteria, I need to change what's going to be included.…I am going to tell it to just simply take everything that is rated with…four stars or better.…Additionally you see you could further narrow down a Smart Album using keywords,…using pics or any color labels.…
Smart Albums are a very intelligent way to narrow your focus. Chances are as you…build the slideshow you will want the ability to go through and quickly create a…
- Rating and sorting images
- Creating a Smart Album
- Creating a slideshow with a preset
- Adding a secondary audio track
- Adjusting Ken Burns moves for individual slides
- Trimming a video clip
- Customizing transitions
- Timing transitions to music
- Playing back from Aperture
- Exporting slideshows
Skill Level Intermediate
1. An Overview of Creating Slideshows
Why create slideshows?1m 17s
2. Gathering Your Slides
3. Gathering Your Slides
4. Setting up a Custom Slideshow
5. Customizing Individual Slides
6. Working with Video Slides
7. Adding and Customizing Transitions
Timing transitions to music6m 13s
8. Sharing a Slideshow Movie
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