Enhancing Photos with iPhoto

with Richard Harrington
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Enhancing Photos with iPhoto
Video duration: 0s 1h 30m Beginner


Almost every photo can benefit from some enhancement, from exposure adjustments to cropping. In this course, author Rich Harrington shows how to improve photos using iPhoto. The course describes how to crop and straighten photos; remove red eye; improve exposure, color, and contrast; and refine images by retouching blemishes, removing noise, and adding special effects like vignettes.

This course was created and produced by Rich Harrington. lynda.com is honored to host this content in our library.

Topics include:
  • Cropping for better composition
  • Rotating an image
  • Making a levels adjustment
  • Adjusting shadows or highlights
  • Increasing saturation
  • Converting to black and white
  • Creating sepia-tone effects
  • Using the Retouch Brush
  • Sharpening photos
  • Adding borders
  • Copying and pasting adjustments


- Hi, my name's Richard Harrington, and welcome to this course on Apple iPhoto. We'll be exploring practical techniques to help you enhance your images, UMA-shared real-world work flows, and let take a look at how to get your images looking from flat and boring or underexposed to great. This is a really straightforward course, and we're going to explore lots of sample images. So, I think you'll get some very practical techniques and start seeing results immediately.

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