Formatting the cover


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Formatting the cover

Let's start with the first page that likely has some text, the cover of the book. In this case, there is already some Type on the page, and I've put in the basic information. Notice, when I click to select the text, that a pop-up box appears giving you the choice of changing Fonts, as well as the option of the Size, the Alignment, and the Vertical, Centered, or Top Alignment to the Text Block. Now, as you are working here, you will notice that you may not appear to have as many controls.

If you go up top, you will notice that the Menu Bar does come back and under Edit, we have the Font Controls. I will typically choose Show Fonts, and this will bring up a floating window giving me greater control. Notice now that I have a lot more options including the ability to change the weight of the font. This means that I could bump up the Typeface here, all of these are still the font family, but there are different weights available that I could mix to add emphasis.

I also can easily cho...

Formatting the cover
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Formatting the cover provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Richard Harrington as part of the Creating Photo Books with iPhoto

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Photography
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