Join Mike Rankin for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating an image gallery, part of iBooks Author for Teachers: The Basics.
An image gallery is a great way to add visual interest and interactivity to your project.…So, let's see how to add one and adjust the display and navigation controls.…Here in my Geology project, I have a passage about the things in nature that…mix soils together.…These include ants, solar energy, rain, and avalanches, and one way that I can…make this passage more engaging and help students retain this information…better, is to add some images to go with each example.…I could just place them one by one next to each of these headings, or I could…group them together in an image gallery that the reader can tap on the iPad to see each image.…
So, let's try that.…I'll go up to the tool bar,…I'll choose widgets, and the very first one here, gallery.…It's positioned in the middle of the page and it's anchored at the beginning of the text.…You see the blue anchor marker up here?…Also when I add it, the widget inspector is open for me.…I'll give it a title.…Now to add images to the gallery. I'll click once to select it and in the…
- Creating and editing layouts
- Setting text preferences
- Working with color and images
- Importing and moving content
- Adding an image gallery widget
- Creating scrolling sidebars and pop-overs
- Incorporating audio and video
- Creating reviews with multiple choice and matching questions
- Sharing iBooks Author projects via email and PDF
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1. Working with Layouts and Pages
2. Working with Text Elements
3. Working with Color and Images
4. Importing and Moving Content
Importing content from a PDF4m 50s
5. Working with Widgets
6. Working with Reviews
7. Sharing iBooks Author Projects
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