Recovering in iPhoto


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Recovering in iPhoto

As your iPhoto library grows, you probably start thinking about, wow! I need to protect these images also. How I do that? Well, iPhoto doesn't have a lot of built in backup stuff. In fact, it doesn't really have anything practical to speak of. So you are kind of in a do-it-yourself situation here, and this is one of the differences between iPhoto and more advanced digital asset managers, such as Aperture and Lightroom. But I will show you basically how it works. I'm going to quit iPhoto first, because that's the first thing you have to do. And now this brings us to the desktop, and I have our Pictures folder open, and that's where the library lives for iPhoto. The iPhoto library is in your Pictures folder.

Now if you just double-click, all you are going to do is launch iPhoto again, because that's they way it's designed; it's actually a package. But if I right-click on it, and I do Show Package Contents, we can take a peek inside. Now I am going to warn yo...

Recovering in iPhoto
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Recovering in iPhoto provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Derrick Story as part of the Organizing and Archiving Digital Photos

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Photography
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Aperture Lightroom
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