What happened to iPhoto? Were you confused after updating your Mac? Apple's new Photos application for OS X Yosemite and El Capitan is fast and powerful, but quite different from iPhoto. This course will familiarize you with all of Photos' features and capabilities so you'll be organizing, editing and sharing like a pro! We'll be covering the Photos Library, importing, iCloud, organizing and editing photos. Then, we'll show you how to and share your photos via Facebook, Shutterfly and iCloud. This course is broken down into 32 videos that can be completed in segments or fully in about two hours. This course was formulated by The MacSpa's team of Apple training professionals who have over thirty years cumulated Apple product experience.
This lectures explains how to store all your photos and videos in iCloud and associated costs.
If you choose not to store all photos in iCloud, you can still sync the newest items from your iOS device.
Learn how to import pictures and videos directly to Photos from a digital camera, iOS device, external media or file using the Photos importer.
Learn why and how to import pictures and videos from a digital camera, iOS device or scanner using Image Capture.
Understand how pictures and videos are organized once imported to the Photos Library.
Learn how to use the navigation arrows to view more or less photos simultaneously.
Understand how to view and navigate the Sidebar.
Learn how to navigate the Keyword Manager and apply Keywords to pictures and videos,
Learn to add titles and descriptions to pictures and videos.
Learn to apply names to faces by using the Faces browser and the Information pop-up.
Learn how to identify and search pictures and videos by Favorites.
Understand the methods for creating and adding to Albums.
Learn why and how to create a Smart Album.
Understand when and why to use Edit mode and Auto Enhance.
Understand Rotate and Crop in Edit Mode.
Become familiar with Photo's available filters and purposes.
Understand adjustments that can be made to pictures and purposes.
Understand Retouch's functionality and tools.
Learn about some recommended third-party picture editors and when to use them instead of Photos' Edit mode.
Learn how to create a beautiful photo book with your that can be ordered from Apple.
Learn how to make a greeting card using your pictures.
Learn how to make a calendar using your pictures.
Learn to make a creative slideshow using your pictures and videos.
Learn to set up Photos sharing options.
Learn to share your pictures and videos with others via iCloud.
Learn to share your pictures and videos with others via Facebook.
Learn how to easily share your pictures and videos with others via email.
The MacSpa is dedicated to providing exceptional service for you and your Mac, iPhone or iPad. From our location in downtown Denver, we specialize in on-site Mac support and maintenance, remote support, and training on every level, for home or business. Before coming to The MacSpa, our instructors trained in the Apple Store for a combined twelve years and have used Apple products for over a combined forty years. We provide outstanding service, quick turnarounds, and second-to-none training and support in person, and online. Our team of trained and experienced professionals will solve your woes and de-mystify the complexities of your Mac or Apple device. See our website for more information on what we do, and browse our online courses here for a taste of the personal service and expert instruction you get with our awesome team!