Join Derrick Story for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring the iPhoto Library pane, part of Using iPhoto and Aperture Together.
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I want to show you how iPhoto helps you keep track of your photos, keep them organized.…It's a very logical system and you'll see it has a lot in common with Aperture…too, there are a few things that are different but there's a lot of similarity also.…Let's just go right over here to LIBRARY.…At the very top, we have four basic filters.…Events, which is time-based, Photos, which just shows you all the photos in the…library if you just want to motor through them all;…we only have fourteen in here right now, but if you had thousands, they would…all be here waiting for you to browse.…
If you're using face detection technology, that's right here.…You can enable that and then Places, of course is location-based, it allows…you to view the geotags for your photos or geotag them right here, very handy, very easy to use.…Now, below that, under RECENT, we have the actual event again and we could have…multiple events here.…Then you can look at some time-based stuff with the Last 12 Months, your Last…Import, images that you flagged, and the Trash, anything that you might have in the trash.…
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