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Learn iPhoto: Mac Video Training

Video Description

Taking the picture is only the beginning! Learn how to import, edit, and share your precious memories using iPhoto 08. Sit back and watch us demonstrate how to get the most from your digital photos and create your own color prints, slide shows, professional greeting cards, personalized calendars and even publish your own hard-cover coffee-table photo book. Most importantly, we will show you how to safeguard your priceless images using iPhoto's built-in backup and archive software.

Table of Contents

  1. Getting Started
    1. 0. Introduction 00:00:56
    2. 1. Hardware & Software Requirements 00:00:52
    3. 2. Point & Shoot vs DSLR 00:01:46
    4. 3. JPG vs RAW 00:01:52
    5. 4. Optical vs Digital Zoom 00:00:58
    6. 5. Megapixels 00:00:57
    7. 6. Movie Mode 00:01:10
    8. 7. Photo Taking Tips 00:02:32
  2. Importing
    1. 8. Launching iPhoto 00:01:24
    2. 9. Importing Photos 00:02:24
    3. 10. Import Drag & Drop 00:01:15
    4. 11. Import from Mail 00:01:12
    5. 12. Importing from Safari 00:00:51
  3. Interface
    1. 13. Source List - Side Bar 00:02:01
    2. 14. Information Pane 00:01:20
    3. 15. Zoom Slider 00:01:28
    4. 16. Viewing Options 00:03:04
  4. Organizing
    1. 17. Splitting & Merging Events 00:01:48
    2. 18. Skimming & Assigning Key Photos 00:00:54
    3. 19. Creating an Album from an Event 00:01:05
    4. 20. Creating a Blank Album 00:01:06
    5. 21. Smart Albums 00:01:52
    6. 22. Reordering Events & Photos 00:01:11
    7. 23. Creating a Basic Slideshow 00:01:43
    8. 24. Creating an Advanced Slideshow Editing 00:04:24
    9. 25. Edit Modes 00:01:40
    10. 26. Rotating Photos 00:01:05
    11. 27. Cropping Photos 00:01:16
    12. 28. Straightening Photos 00:00:51
    13. 29. Enhancing Photos 00:00:46
    14. 30. Red-Eye Removal 00:00:55
    15. 31. Retouching Photos 00:01:11
    16. 32. The Effects Panel 00:02:00
    17. 33. The Adjustment Panel 00:03:04
    18. 34. Revert Photo to Original 00:01:15
  5. Sharing
    1. 35. Emailing Photos 00:03:07
    2. 36. Setting Desktop Pictures 00:00:29
    3. 37. MobileMe 00:02:41
    4. 38. Burning Photos to Disc 00:02:01
    5. 39. Other Ways to Share Photos 00:01:08
    6. 40. Exporting Photos 00:01:43
    7. 41. Creating Books 00:03:42
    8. 42. Creating Calendars 00:02:30
    9. 43. Creating Cards 00:01:29
    10. 44. Printing Photos 00:01:22
    11. 45. Closing Comments 00:00:37
  6. Bonus iPhoto '08 Web Videos
    1. 46. Time Machine Backups 00:03:11
    2. 47. Batch Changing Photos 00:01:45
  7. Bonus iPhoto '09 Update Videos
    1. 1. Interface Changes 00:01:26
    2. 2. Upgrading Your iPhoto Library 00:01:21
    3. 3. Faces Library 00:02:40
    4. 4. Places Library 00:03:31
    5. 5. Uploading to Facebook & Flickr 00:03:38
    6. 6. Slideshow Themes 00:03:43
    7. 7. Enhanced Editing & Red Eye Removal 00:03:27