Join Derrick Story for an in-depth discussion in this video Using iPhoto for simple book authoring, part of Using iPhoto and Aperture Together.
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What an incredible time we live in, where you can make your own book and in…iPhoto it's about as easy as it gets.…We also have a book authoring tool in Aperture if you need a little bit more control.…Let me show you the iPhoto book authoring tool in this movie.…So, we're just going to select our images here.…We have a group of sunflower images and I'm going to go down to Create and I'm…going to select Book.…Now, the interface is very similar to the interface that we saw for the cards.…
So, if you have played with the cards then you're going to feel very comfortable…here in the book world.…You have Hardcover to choose from, Softcover, and Wire-bound and all you have to…do is just click on the type of book that you're interested in and iPhoto will…display a sample of it.…And then, there's all sorts of different types of styles that you can choose from.…For instance, we have Contemporary right here.…On this side, you can choose the size of book and you'll notice as you do it,…the information down here changes and you can see exactly, how much it's going to cost you.…
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