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Aperture 3

Video Description

Apple's Aperture 3 is the answer to your photo editing, organization, and sharing needs. Aimed at the amateur and professional photographer, this VTC course explores the features which make Aperture such a powerful, yet simple, tool. In addition to explaining the essential features of Aperture, author Sam McGuire also explores the connections between iOS and iPhoto. Whether you are taking pictures on vacation, working as a professional photographer, or creating images as a visual artist, you'll find the tools you need in Aperture and the training you need to use it right here. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. What Aperture Is 00:03:13
    2. Interface 00:03:19
  2. Workflow
    1. Components 00:07:21
    2. Trash / Vault 00:06:41
    3. Browser 00:05:47
  3. The Library
    1. Library Items 00:04:32
    2. Importing and Organizing 00:06:04
    3. iPhoto Libraries 00:06:07
  4. The Viewer
    1. Various Views 00:04:13
    2. Zoom Options 00:04:41
    3. Hot and Cold 00:06:04
    4. Previews 00:04:35
  5. Full Screen
    1. Viewer Mode 00:04:06
    2. Browser and Projects Modes 00:03:22
    3. HUDs and Metadata 00:05:02
  6. Stacks
    1. Creating Stacks 00:04:32
    2. Stacks Workflows 00:04:25
  7. Ratings and Keywords
    1. Overview 00:05:56
    2. Compare and Rate 00:03:29
    3. Assigning Keywords 00:05:34
    4. Searching by Rating and Keyword 00:05:59
  8. Metadata
    1. Display Metadata 00:04:33
    2. Batch and Autofill 00:05:51
    3. Presets and Views 00:06:17
  9. Faces
    1. Overview 00:02:59
    2. Assigning Names to Faces 00:06:05
    3. Smart Albums and Search 00:05:39
  10. Places
    1. Overview 00:05:59
    2. Adding Locations 00:06:22
    3. GPS Tracking 00:06:20
  11. Photo Stream
    1. Overview 00:05:22
    2. Transferring Photos 00:04:02
    3. iOS Devices 00:07:00
  12. Image Adjustments
    1. General Adjustments 00:04:18
    2. Resetting / Repeating / Groups 00:06:08
    3. Auto Enhance 00:05:29
    4. Retouch 00:06:31
    5. Red Eye 00:03:44
    6. Spot and Patch 00:03:53
    7. Straighten / Crop / Flip 00:05:22
    8. Chromatic Aberration 00:03:21
    9. Devignette 00:02:38
    10. Noise Reduction 00:04:15
    11. White Balance 00:06:16
  13. Additional Image Adjustments
    1. Exposure 00:06:47
    2. Enhance Controls 00:07:08
    3. Curves Control 00:06:51
    4. Highlights and Shadows 00:03:24
    5. Levels 00:03:49
    6. Color 00:05:56
    7. Black and White 00:02:38
    8. Monochrome and Sepia 00:02:14
    9. Sharpen / Edge / Vignette 00:05:35
  14. Effects
    1. Using Effects 00:02:34
    2. Creating Effects 00:03:55
  15. Meters and Camera Info
    1. Color Meter 00:02:25
    2. Camera Information 00:03:11
    3. Raw Fine Tuning 00:03:27
    4. Histograms 00:04:24
  16. Brushes
    1. Overview 00:05:10
    2. Quick Brushes 00:03:42
    3. Brush Adjustments 00:05:40
    4. Overlays 00:03:38
  17. Light Table
    1. Overview 00:03:30
    2. Interface 00:05:42
  18. Books
    1. Creating a Book Project 00:05:57
    2. Ordering a Book 00:03:56
  19. Slideshows
    1. Creating a Slideshow 00:05:28
    2. Themes and Effects 00:03:34
    3. Audio and Video 00:06:29
  20. Video
    1. Importing Video 00:03:53
    2. Editing Video 00:02:48
    3. Exporting Video 00:04:42
  21. Sharing
    1. Sharing 00:04:51
    2. Printing 00:04:41
  22. iOS
    1. Editing Photos in iOS 00:03:43
    2. Transferring and Editing in Aperture 00:04:39
  23. Photo Storage
    1. Repairing and Rebuilding Libraries 00:03:09
    2. Time Machine 00:05:52
  24. Conclusion
    1. Course Wrap Up 00:02:02
  25. Credits
    1. About the Author 00:02:54