Introducing iLife iPhoto and Digital Photography iMovie Making

Document Sample
Introducing iLife iPhoto and Digital Photography iMovie Making Powered By Docstoc
					Table of Contents

Introducing iLife
2 4 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 Personal Computers Get Personal A Sampling of the Possibilities Where the Mac Fits In No Medium is an Island iLife Keeps You Connected Putting the Pieces Together Outfitting Your Mac for Digital Media The Mac and Your Stereo Apple TV: The Mac and Your TV

iPhoto and Digital Photography
22 24 26 28 30 32 34 36 38 40 42 44 46 48 50 52 54 56 58 60 62 64 iPhoto at a Glance The Essentials of Digital Imaging Importing Photos from a Camera After the Import More Ways to Import Photos Importing Tips Browsing Your Photo Library Tips for Working with Events Creating 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

66 Basic Photo Editing 68 Fixing Composition Problems and Red-Eye 70 Enhancing and Retouching Photos 72 Applying Effects to Photos 74 Advanced Editing and the Adjust Panel 76 Adjusting Exposure and Levels 78 Adjusting Definition, Shadows, and Highlights 80 Changing a Photo’s Colors 82 Sharpening and Reducing Noise 84 The Big Picture: Full-Screen Editing 86 Editing Tips 88 Shooting in Raw Mode 90 Working with Raw Images 92 Using iPhoto with Photoshop 94 Slide Shows: iPhoto as Projector 96 Customizing Instant Slide Shows 98 Creating a Slide Show Project 100 Creative Options for Slide Show Projects 102 Slide Show Tips 104 More Slide Show Tips 106 Sharing Photos via Email 108 Sharing Photos via MobileMe Galleries 110 MobileMe Gallery Tips 112 Sharing Photos on Facebook 114 Tips for Facebook Publishing 116 Sharing Photos on Flickr 118 Tips for Flickr Publishing 120 Sharing Photos on a Network 122 Printing Photos 124 Customizing a Print Job 126 Printing Tips and Troubleshooting 128 Ordering Prints 130 Creating Photo Books

132 134 136 138 140 142 144 146 148 150 152 154 156 158 160 162 164

Planning for Publishing 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 Photos and Your iPod or iPhone Mastering Your Digital Camera Tips for Better Digital Photography

iMovie: Making Movies
168 170 172 174 176 178 180 182 184 186 188 190 192 194 196 198 iMovie at a Glance Importing DV and HDV Video Importing Video from Other Sources A Short Lesson in Video Formats Browsing Your Video Library Managing Video Tips for Managing Video Creating a Video Slide Show Creating a Movie Project Adding Clips to a Movie Editing Basics Advanced Editing Techniques Creating Cutaways The Precision Editor at a Glance Editing with the Precision Editor Tips for the Precision Editor

200 202 204 206 208 210 212 214 216 218 220 222 224 226 228 230 232 234 236 238 240 242 244 246 248

Adding Photos to Movies Tips for the Ken Burns Effect Advanced Ken Burns Techniques Working with Markers Applying Effects Creating Green-Screen Effects Stabilizing Shaky Video Creating Picture-in-Picture Effects Adding Audio to Movies Tips for Recording Better Sound Working with Audio More Sound Advice Adding Transitions More Transition Techniques Creating Titles Tips for Titling Adding Style with Themes Tips for Working with Themes Creating Travel Maps Sharing to MobileMe, YouTube, and iTunes More Ways to Share Movies Fun with Freeze Frames iMovie Tips More iMovie Tips Tips for Making Better Movies

268 Customizing Menus 270 More Design Tips 272 Navigating and Authoring with Map View 274 Adding DVD-ROM Content 276 Burning Your DVD 278 Burning Tips 280 iDVD Tips 282 More iDVD T ips

GarageBand: Music, Podcasts, and More
286 288 290 292 294 296 298 300 302 304 306 308 310 312 314 316 318 320 322 324 326 GarageBand at a Glance Learn to Play Music Lesson Techniques Recording and Mixing Music Lessons Instant Music: Magic GarageBand Magic GarageBand Recording and Arranging Production View at a Glance How to Be a Songwriter Two Types of Tracks Working with Loops Working with Tracks and Regions Transposing and Creating Chord Changes Recording Software Instruments Editing Software Instrument Regions More Region Editing Techniques Recording Electric Guitar Guitar Amps and Effects Recording Other Audio Sources More Audio Techniques Recording Multiple Takes Adding Structure with the Arrange Track

328 330 332 334 336 338 340 342 344 346 348 350 352 354

Refining Your Sound with Effects Refining the Mix: Volume and Panning Creating the Final Mix GarageBand Tips Arranging Tips Expanding Your Loop Library Apple Loop Tips Creating Your Own Instruments Optimizing GarageBand’s Performance Creating a Podcast at a Glance Podcast Production Techniques Enhancing Your Podcast Podcasting Tips Scoring Movies with GarageBand

iWeb: Your World on the Web
358 360 362 364 366 368 370 372 374 376 378 380 382 384 386 388 390 iWeb at a Glance Creating a Web Site Page Design Basics Working with Text Working with Graphics More Graphics Techniques Customizing Page Backgrounds Creating a Photos Page Customizing a Photos Page Creating a My Albums Page Creating a Blog Customizing Your Blog Maps, YouTube, and More: Web Widgets Your World on Widgets Publishing Your Site More Publishing Options iWeb Tips

iDVD: Putting it All Together
252 254 256 258 260 262 264 266 iDVD at a Glance Choosing and Customizing Themes Working with Drop Zones Adding Movies to Your DVD Creating DVD Slide Shows Refining a Slide Show Making a Magic iDVD Planning and Creating Menus