iPhoto '11: The Macintosh iLife Guide to using iPhoto with OS X Lion and iCloud [NOOK Book]

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iPhoto '11 helps you organize, edit, and share your photos. With iPhoto '11 it's easy to organize and manage the thousands (maybe tens of thousands) of photos on your Mac by Faces, Places, and Events. iPhoto '11 also comes with editing and enhancement tools that rival those in expensive photo software. And finally Share what you shoot by publishing photos to your Facebook page and Flickr account or liven up someone's inbox with a beautiful email message designed with your photos. And do it all without leaving ...
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iPhoto '11: The Macintosh iLife Guide to using iPhoto with OS X Lion and iCloud

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Overview

iPhoto '11 helps you organize, edit, and share your photos. With iPhoto '11 it's easy to organize and manage the thousands (maybe tens of thousands) of photos on your Mac by Faces, Places, and Events. iPhoto '11 also comes with editing and enhancement tools that rival those in expensive photo software. And finally Share what you shoot by publishing photos to your Facebook page and Flickr account or liven up someone's inbox with a beautiful email message designed with your photos. And do it all without leaving iPhoto. Let this book be your complete guide to managing all that iPhoto '11 has to offer. Beyond what other books offer this book guides you in how to work with iPhoto '11 today including integration with with the brand new iCloud service and OS X Lion.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780132944748
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • Publication date: 3/21/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • File size: 57 MB
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Table of Contents

iPhoto at a Glance
The Essentials of Digital Imaging
Importing Photos from a Camera
Importing Photos with iCloud’s Photo Stream
How Photo Stream Works
After the Import
More Ways to Import Photos
Importing Tips
Browsing Your Photo Library
Tips for Working with Events
Adding Titles and Captions
Faces at a Glance
Working with Faces
Tips for Faces
Places at a Glance
Adding a New Place
Exploring and Browsing Places
Tips for Places
Assigning Keywords and Ratings
Searching for Photos
Creating Albums
Tips for Working with Albums Creating Smart Albums
Smart Albums, Faces, and Places
Basic Photo Editing
Fixing Composition Problems and Red-Eye
Enhancing and Retouching Photos
Applying Effects to Photos
Advanced Editing and the Adjust Pane
Adjusting Exposure and Levels
Adjusting Defi nition, Shadows, and Highlights
Changing a Photo’s Colors
Sharpening and Reducing Noise
The Big Picture: Full-Screen Editing
Editing Tips
Shooting in Raw Mode
Working with Raw Images
Using iPhoto with Photoshop
Slide Shows: iPhoto as Projector
Customizing Instant Slide Shows
Creating a Slide Show Project
Creative Options for Slide Show Projects
Slide Show Tips
More Slide Show Tips
Sharing Photos via Email
Tips for Emailing Photos
Sharing Photos on Facebook
Tips for Facebook Publishing

Sharing Photos on Flickr
Tips for Flickr Publishing
Sharing Photos on a Network
Printing Photos
Customizing a Print Job
Printing Tips and Troubleshooting
Ordering Prints
Creating Photo Books
Planning for Publishing
Book Layout Techniques
More Book Layout Techniques
Creating Travel Maps
Tips for Creating Books
More Tips for Creating Books
Creating a Photo Calendar
Tips for Creating Calendars
Creating Greeting Cards and Postcards
More Ways to Share Photos
Burning Photos to CDs and DVDs
Creating and Managing Photo Libraries
Getting Old Photos into iPhoto iPhoto Tips
More iPhoto Tips
Mastering Your Digital Camera
Tips for Better Digital Photography
Index

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  • Posted October 26, 2012

    Filled with tips on how to get the most out of iPhoto

    iPhoto’ 11, The Macintosh iLife Guide to using iPhoto with Mac OS X Lion and iCloud, by Him Heid, Dennis R. Cohen and Michael E. Cohen is a book filled with tips on how to get the most out of iPhoto. It predates Mountain Lion and the iPhone 5, so, although it came out in 2012, the material is now dated. That said, it is a pretty handy reference book for iPhoto ‘11—it isn’t meant to be read cover-to-cover and it is meant for people already using iPhoto, non-professional photographers and people who like themes and templates for photos and layout.

    There are 72 concise chapters, all corresponding to the three main functions of iPhoto—importing and organizing, enhancing and improving, and on-screen, on-line, and in-print sharing of photos. The importing and organizing chapters give brief descriptions of digital imaging terms and descriptions of importing photos from a camera, from iCloud Photo Stream and importing from a media reader. There are also tips on browsing the iPhoto library by faces and places. There are tips on creating albums and smart albums to organize photos. The photo editing chapters go into iPhoto’s basic photo editing functions—red eye reduction, enhancing and retouching, effects such as sepia and vignette, color correction, shadow and highlight recovery, increasing or decreasing saturation, and noise reduction. There is a section on working with photos in raw format as well. In the sharing chapters, there are several chapters devoted to creating slide shows. There are also chapters devoted to sharing photos via email, Facebook and Flickr and sharing photos on a network. Finally, there are chapters on printing, ordering photos through iPhoto, creating photo books, creating travel maps, creating a photo calendar and greeting cards and post cards. The remaining chapters go into burning photos to CDs and DVDs, getting old photos into iPhoto and more iPhoto tips for better photography.

    iPhoto will never do what Photoshop does. The main focus is on organizing the photos into events with a few photo editing techniques and photo sharing ideas thrown in. But for people already using iPhoto, this book is well written and organized and can be a handy reference guide for the program. It isn’t written for designers. Also, there isn’t a lot on ICloud or Lion as the title suggests.

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