Join Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke for an in-depth discussion in this video Making image adjustments and scaling and rotating, part of Up and Running with iBooks Author.
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Once you add an image into your project, there's quite a lot that you can do with it. …You can reposition it, resize it, rotate it, add borders and more. …To reposition, simply click and drag the photo to put it wherever you like in the document. …And you'll see by default, that the text is automatically flowing around it. …To resize the image, click and drag on the corner to make it as big or as small …as you like. If you want to rotate the image, hold down …the Command key and again, click on the corner to rotate it as you like.…
You can add frames and borders to the image, as well. …If you open the Inspector, and click on the Graphics tab, you'll see that you …have an option called Stroke. By default it's set to none, however if …we like, we can set it to a line, giving it a very basic, simple frame. …Let's go ahead and make that a little bit thicker. …Change the color of that, or even sample a color from the image, using the …magnifying glass. But what's a lot more fun, is instead of …
- Your first ebook in just four minutes
- Creating covers and introductions
- Importing and formatting text
- Adding and adjusting images
- Creating custom layouts
- Inserting tables, charts, and galleries
- Adding audio and video
- Creating a table of contents or glossary
- Previewing and publishing your iBook
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Getting Started with iBooks Author
2. Creating Your Cover and Introduction
Creating a cover3m 7s
3. Book-Design Basics
4. Customizing Your Layout
5. Advanced Techniques
6. Previewing and Publishing
Previewing on your iPad1m 37s
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