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Apple Training Series: iLife '11

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Apple Training Series: iLife '11

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  • Copyright 2011
  • Dimensions: 7-3/8" x 9-1/8"
  • Pages: 552
  • Edition: 1st
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  • ISBN-10: 0-321-70097-X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-321-70097-1

The Apple Certified Way to Learn

In the only Apple certified guide to iLife, the authors have you working wonders with iLife ’11 within the first few pages. Featuring compelling footage and images, this book/DVD combo uses real-life material and practical lessons that you can apply immediately to enhance your own projects. Focused lessons take you step by step through all aspects of iLife—everything from organizing and editing your photo library to creating polished movies and soundtracks. Along the way, you’ll produce movie trailers, photo books, soundtracks, and music and learn to publish and share your projects.

  • Master the iLife suite of tools quickly through fun, real-world projects
  • Fix, rate, and share your photos with friends and family
  • Turn your photos into keepsake books and slideshows
  • Create professional looking sports highlights from your home videos
  • Learn to make a “Hollywood-style” movie trailer
  • Play and record music with expert guidance
  • Fix, arrange,and mix music like a pro
  • Publish and share your projects with iWeb and iDVD
The Apple Training Series is both a self-paced learning tool and the official curriculum of the Apple Training and Certification Program. To find out more about Apple Training, or to find an Authorized Training Center near you, go to www.apple.com/training.

About the Authors:
DionScoppettuolo is an Apple Certified Trainer, marketing consultant, and avid travel photographer who has taught classes on Apple products worldwide. Before starting his own company, he was at Apple, Inc., for over seven years, where he worked as Senior Product Manager on iMovie and Final Cut Studio. Dion is also the author of Apple Pro Training Series: Aperture 3. Mary Plummer is a professional musician, composer,and video editor. She is an Apple Final Cut Studio MasterTrainer and the co-owner of InVisionDigital and Media Arts Inc.,an Apple Authorized Training Center located at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. She has written numerous books including Apple Training Series:iLife’09 and Apple Training Series:GarageBand’09.

Note from the Publisher

With some computer systems, you may run into an error in Lesson 12, step 5. If so, please visit www.peachpit.com/ats.iLife11 and click the Updates tab for instructions on correcting the problem.

This has now been fixed for electronic versions of the book and subsequent printings.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Table of Contents

Getting Started
iPhoto: Rediscover Your Photos
Lesson 1 Viewing and Emailing Photos
Lesson 2 Rating and Fixing Photos
Lesson 3 Arranging Photos by Faces and Places
Lesson 4 Perfecting Your Pictures
Lesson 5 Designing a Photo Book
Lesson 6 Making Photos Move with Slideshows
Lesson 7 Importing and Managing Photos
iMovie: A Little Slice of Hollywood at Home
Lesson 8 Moviemaking Made Easy
Lesson 9 Having Fun with iMovie Trailers
Lesson 10 Creating Your Own Sports Highlights Video
Lesson 11 Refining a Movie
Lesson 12 Moviemaking with Photos and iPhoto Clips
Lesson 13 Advanced Moviemaking
Lesson 14 Capturing and Managing Media
GarageBand: Making Great Sounding Music
Lesson 15 Learning to Play Music with GarageBand
Lesson 16 Jamming and Creating Music with GarageBand
Lesson 17 Recording Music in GarageBand
Lesson 18 Fixing, Arranging, and Mixing Music in GarageBand
Lesson 19 Finishing and Sharing Projects
iDVD and iWeb: Sharing and Publishing with iLife
Lesson 20 Creating a DVD with iDVD
Bonus Designing a Website with iWeb
Index

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Errata

Lesson 12, page 248, step 5
If you get an error message that says "source media file is missing" when you perform step 5, follow these steps to correct the problem:

  1. Quit iMovie and iPhoto if either is open.
  2. In the Mac Finder, create a new folder called "Unused" inside the Pictures folder.
  3. Drag the ATS iPhoto Library into the Unused folder.
  4. Double click the ATS iPhoto Library to open it. Once it opens, choose File > Quit to close it.
  5. Launch iMovie again and everything will link correctly.

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