Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding or modifying text on a book page, part of Creating Cards Calendars and Books with Photos for OS X.
- If your book page has text on it,…it's very easy to modify these tools.…Now, Apple places some limitations…on which texts can be modified…and what you can change…but the controls are pretty straightforward.…Let's start at the back of our book…and work our way forward.…With this back text box selected,…zoom in a little bit, and add some information.…
With that selected, you can also bring up the Text Options.…If that window's closed, no big deal…just right click and choose Layout Options…to get the overall layout for the page…and, Text Options to switch back to the text controls.…This allows you to change the font…and Apple has several fonts at the top they recommend…under Suggested Fonts…or you'll find additional fonts loaded on your system…but these will vary…depending upon the fonts you've actually loaded.…
You can change that and it updates…and of course, you can also change the font size…and you'll see it reflow.…Let's stick with a classic here, like Palatino…and go with Bold, and you see it updates.…If you wanna adjust the spacing between lines,…
- Choosing a size, type, and theme for your Photos project
- Adding and removing images
- Editing text
- Removing the Apple logo
- Controlling the number of pages in a book
- Adding a map to a book
- Ordering prints
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Creating Greeting Cards
2. Creating a Calendar
3. Creating a Photo Book
Next steps2m 44s
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.