Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Choosing a book's format and theme, part of Creating Cards, Calendars, and Books with Photos for OS X.
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- Laying out and designing a book is very similar…to the skills you've already learned…of making a calendar or a card.…But, there are a few more additional options…and the opportunity to use a lot more photos.…Let's start by building the project.…The first step is to choose File, Create Book.…Now, if you want to control which images are being used…in the book, you can preselect an album.…I'll choose File, Create Book, and you're now…presented with some different choices.…
The style of the book is pretty different.…You can do a square book.…This is a hardcover book with a dust jacket.…You could do the classic book…which has a photo-wrapped cover, or a softcover book.…You'll note that the prices vary greatly.…The hardcover books are going to be…much more expensive than the smaller…softcover books, but you can choose a…style and a size that you like.…I'm going to select a square book here,…and use the 10 x 10 book.…Now, you'll see the theme chooser,…giving you a choice of style.…
As you scroll down, there's lots of different objects here.…
- 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
Up and Running with Photos for OS Xwith Derrick Story2h 22m Beginner
Enhancing Images with Photos for OS Xwith Richard Harrington2h 26m Intermediate
1. Creating Greeting Cards
2. Creating a Calendar
3. Creating a Photo Book
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