Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding how editing affects your Camera Roll photos, part of iPhoto for iOS Essential Training.
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…Okay, in this chapter, we're going to take a close look…at the powerful editing tools that are available in iPhoto.…If you haven't done much photo editing with iPhoto before, you may be…surprised to find out how many useful tools are packed into this application.…We'll take a look at tools to enhance and boost the color of your photos,…as well as tools to fix problems such as blemishes, red eye, and exposure issues.…But before we get into all of that, I just want to…quickly explain here exactly what happens when you edit a photo in iPhoto.…Now, as I've already explained, iPhoto directly accesses the…photos stored in the photos app on your device.…
The thumbnails we're seeing here come directly from the photo's app,…and when I tap on the photo, I can start editing it.…So, just for an example, I'll come down here and tap the Crop tool.…And we will look at this in its own upcoming movie, but for now…I'll tap the Options button, and choose to crop this into a square photo.…So there's an edit.…Now I'll tap another thumbnail so iPhoto will…
In this course, lynda.com senior staff author Garrick Chow details the features and capabilities of iPhone for iOS, sharing tips for enhancing and sharing photos along the way. Learn how to examine photos, mark the keepers and delete the duds, improve the overall look of your photos with its arsenal of editing tools, fix problems like red eye and dark areas, and share images with friends and family. Garrick will even show you how to order a printed photo book straight from Apple.
NOTE: With the release of iOS 8, Apple has discontinued iPhoto for iOS. Therefore, iPhoto will not launch in iOS 8, and any existing iPhoto data will be migrated into the Photos app when upgrading to iOS 8. For more information on the migration process, see this documentation.
- Flagging, favoriting, and tagging photos
- Cropping and straightening
- Adjusting exposure, color, and white balance
- Fixing red eyes
- Repairing specific areas of an image
- Mailing and texting photos
- Sending photos to other apps
- Assembling and sharing slideshows
- Ordering prints