Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing photos from iPhoto (Mac only), part of Creating Photo Books with Blurb.
This is a movie for Mac users only, and in particular for Mac people who use…iPhoto to organize and edit photos.…You'll use a different method of accessing your photos in BookSmart than the…method I covered in the last movie for people who are accessing photos from…other places on their computers.…I'll start my iPhoto to BookSmart workflow here in my main iPhoto Library.…I'll click on Photos in the column on the left.…I've gone up to the View menu and I've toggled off Event Titles so that I can…see thumbnails of all of the photos in my iPhoto Library.…
I can move pretty quickly through these thumbnails, marking those that I think I…am going to use in my book.…I could use flags or stars for that purpose.…I am going to mark the photos that I want to use in my book with one star.…For example, I'll come down here and select this photo.…I can see the stars underneath it. I'll click on one star and then I'll just…move over this photo and click on one star.…Now let's say that I've identified all of the photos that I want to use in…
- Planning a photo book
- Color managing photos for BookSmart
- Laying out pages in BookSmart
- Troubleshooting image size in BookSmart
- Importing photos to Bookify
- Adding, deleting, and moving pages in Bookify
- Downloading and installing Blurb's InDesign plug-in
- Uploading a PDF to Blurb
- Ordering and selling photo books
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Ready to Make a Book
2. Using Blurb BookSmart Desktop Software
3. Using Blurb Bookify Online
4. Using PDF to Book
5. Ordering and Selling Your Book
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