iPhoto is a photo management app from Apple that comes with every Mac. It is part of the iLife suite.

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Can't find iPhoto on my Mac OSX system

Mac OSX: I can't find iPhoto. I can't download any pictures anywhere. I thought iPhoto came with OSX but not all applications. Can I get iPhoto? Should I look for another application to do the ...
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iPhoto printing PDFs sideways

When I print to PDF from iPhoto (7.1.5), my scans (which are all portrait) all end up sideways in the PDF file. I've searched high and low for some setting that will alter this. The only one that I ...
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Move and upgrade iPhoto 09 to iPhoto 11

I have an existing iPhoto 09 library on one Mac, I have another Mac with a iPhoto 11 library few photos in a, I'd like to move all the existing photos from 10 to 11 but preserve the albums and what ...
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iPhoto 5: How can I get the top-level display back in rolls (thumbnails) mode?

This is on my parents' PPC, running OSX 10.4.something, and iPhoto 5 (no upgrade available because they bought the machine 2 weeks before Apple moved to Intel). They used the prefs to show the # of ...
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Why can't I see my existing albums in the Facebook Exporter for iPhoto plugin?

So I've installed the Facebook Exporter for iPhoto plugin. In iPhoto, when I select some pictures and click on "Export..." in the "Share" menu, I have a new tab "Facebook" now. After I click the "Log ...
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Browsing Pictures on a Mac

After many years using linux, I decided to buy a mac. Now my main problem is: how do I synchronize pictures within my linux machines and the mac? I have been using digikam in linux, and I like it ...
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Importing photos on Mac OS X

I recently switched for a PC to a Mac. In Windows I used to download photos from my camera into folders I created in the pictures directory. When I started using iPhoto 09, I imported those folders ...
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Mac OS X: Backup IPhoto 6 while preserving albums

I use IPhoto 6 version 6.0.6. I have organized all of my photos into folders in IPhoto and Albums inside the folders. I would like to make a backup of my phots and I would like them to be organized ...
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How to open iPhoto Library folder on a Mac

I remember that not long ago it was possible to open Finder and navigate to Pictures, then to iPhoto Library folder and then go inside the folder and open individual subfolders with jpgs in them. It ...
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Multiple iphoto slideshows on multiple monitors

I have a 3 monitor setup and would like to run slideshows from 3 different albums on the different monitors. Is this possible?
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How do I back up iPhoto library to external HDD without using Time Machine

I have an external HDD and I want to back-up my iPhoto library to it. Can I just copy the iPhoto file/folder onto my HDD? I don't want to use Time Machine to do this.
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Bulk Transfer of Videos to Online Source

I have a lot of videos that I have recorded on my iPhone 3gs. They are now in my iPhoto Library. In a year or so if I continue I can see myself running out of space. I am looking for a method ...
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How to sync finder folders into their respective albums in iPhoto?

Currently, I have set up in Firefox an add-on which when right clicked on an image toggles and saves this image to a specified folder. I use these folders as a reference library, now on 20 odd folders ...
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How do I edit an image on a Mac [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best (cheap or free) image editing application for Mac? All I want to do is adjust an image to 72 x 72 pixels but there seems to be no built in programme to do it ...
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iPhone photo download workflow for ONLY new photos onto Mac

I'm finding my iPhone photo download workflow to be a bit cumbersome. Here are my requirements: Download photos+video off my iPhone Camera Roll, but keep photos on iPhone Only display/download new ...
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What are the IP ports to be opened to be able to order photos with iPhoto?

I have made a book using pictures with iPhoto. When I try to order a copy of it there is a problem with the connexion. this is a quite secure network here. What are the IP ports to be opened to be ...
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Safari's “Add image to iPhoto Library” creates new event each time

I recently discovered the "Add image to iPhoto Library" option in Safari's context menu. The problem is, despite the setting in iPhoto saying events are 1 per day, it create a new event for each ...
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What is the simplest way to backup a large (Aperture) photo library automatically to a different physical location (presumably through the cloud)?

I have about 10k pictures, (close to 50GB) on my MacBook Pro, all stored in an Aperture Library. I run time machine (on Snow Leopard if it matters), so they're backed up hourly to my time capsule, ...
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How to view & copy iPhone photos on Mac OS X without iPhoto

From Mac OS X version 10.6 onwards, Apple insists that we buy iLife for exploring photos from the iPhone. In previous versions of OS X, I could easily explore my iPhone photos, using iPhoto directly ...
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Move files from Mac to Canon PowerShot digital camera

When I plug my Canon PowerShot digital camera into Snow Leopard, it automatically opens iPhoto and asks to import the pictures, but does not mount the camera on the desktop (from what I read, it's a ...
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Can Spotlight or Media Browser index metadata contained in iPhoto or Aperture in Mac OS X?

It seems silly to go to all the trouble to assign "Face" data to thousands of photos, but not make it possible to use that data to locate them outside of that application. Is there any way to get ...
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Running rsync on network connect

I have one Mac which is always on and is my main computer. I also have a MacBook and I'm trying to sync my iPhoto library. So I can successfully use rsync to sync files. I'm using a cron to have it ...
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Picture syncing on Multiple Macs, iPhones, and iPad together so each device can update them all

One of the owners of my company has put me to task to sync his pictures between the following devices together. (2) iPhones (2) iMacs (1) Macbook Air (1) iPad Here is what is happening: He has a ...
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iPhoto - add time to photo time

I have taken some photos from a recent vacation, but forgot to set the "away" time, so the time is slightly off. Thats not much of an issue since its only an hour from my home time, but my partner ...
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How do I take photos of myself with iPhoto?

I would like to make pictures from my self with iPhoto, and I do not know how.
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Free iPhoto Alternative

I'm looking for a free iPhoto alternative for OS X. I reinstalled my Mac, and lost the original iLife cd. So instead of trying to find it somewhere, I'd like to use an Open Source alternative instead. ...
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Is there any way to get iphoto metadata (faces, tags) onto the file information?

So faces, places, tags, appear in the jpeg metadata? I want to be able to find them in spotlight, have them if I change programs, etc. If not, does anyone know whether aperture 3 can do this?
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Why does imovie freeze everytime I select videos from iphoto in the events library?

I am trying to use imovie to make a movie and it used to work perfectly for me. I haven't used it in a while and I have added some new photos and videos to iphoto since the last time that I used it. ...
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picasa web albums poor image quality?

Did anyone else notice the picture quality degrade after uploading to picasa web albums from Picasa 3.5 Mac? I uploaded them in the original setting which is 1600 by 1200 and did selected the option ...
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Change just the year in a bunch of pictures?

So I didn't have the year set correctly in my camera and all my picture from a recent trip are ended up having a 2009 date instead of a 2010 date. Is there anyway to batch change only the year for ...
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How do I share my iPhoto photos with my ubuntu partition?

I have a MacBook Pro dual-booted with Snow Leopard and Ubuntu Karmic. I have recently imported hundreds of my photos into iPhoto - but I now want to be able to see them (and use them as ...
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How do I automate the adding of hidden photos to iPhoto using a folder action?

I'm trying to find away to create an automator action that puts photos into iPhoto but also adds the hidden tag to them. I've started with the folder action template because I'd like to save the files ...
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iPhoto doesn't work anymore after trying to add (many) photos

My friend has a Macbook and was adding a lot of photos (I.e. many many). In the process of adding the photos, iPhoto "stopped working" and now whenever she tries to open iPhoto it just thinks and ...
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Synchronizing iPhoto Libraries

My wife and I both maintain separate iPhoto libraries on our laptops. We both have our creative differences about how the libraries should be maintained. :) I have a G5 tower downstairs that serves ...
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Incremental backup of an iPhoto 09 library

I want to backup my 40Gb iPhoto library to an external USB drive. Due to the large size of the library, copying the whole thing each time is impractical. As the external drive is rather small, I ...
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How does the Photos entry in the Mac Open File dialog work?

When opening files in Mac OS X, you get in addition to the normal file system browser a media browser that shows Movies, Music, and Photos. The Photos entry (at least on my system) consists solely of ...
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Is there an easy way to keep iPhoto '09 from importing JPEGs that are duplicates of RAW photos?

I know, I should just bite the bullet and use Aperture. But short of that, when I connect my Canon G10 to my computer, iPhoto helpfully offers to import all my photos...which include the RAW files I ...
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Backup iPhoto images using non-incremental backups

I have my MacBook backing up to a Time Machine drive and that is working nicely. I also have a Network Storage Drive (ReadyNas NV+) on my home network and I would really like to be able to copy all ...
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How to get iPhoto to index photos on the external drive

I have all my photos in a folder on my external drive, which is connected to my Mac. I have nothing going on in iPhoto. I want the following: I'd like iPhoto to index photos on my external drive. ...
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Copy from MobileMe to iPhoto

I published an album to MobileMe, and someone else has uploaded photos to the gallery. In iPhoto now I can see the uploaded photos, but I'd like to add them to my regular library. What's the best ...
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How to stop iPhoto and iTunes from opening automatically when plugging in an iPhone?

I'm still pretty much a noob in OS X (Snow Leopard, if that makes any difference). How to stop iPhoto and iTunes from opening automatically when plugging in an iPhone?
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is there an equivalent of the iPhoto faces feature for windows

I need to find a whole bunch pictures of a couple of people in a large collection of photos on my PC. I have a couple of reference photos. Is there an application with the equivalent of Apple's ...
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How can one bulk time-shift the creation date of JPG images? (OS X)

I have an unfortunate situation following a vacation. The gist is this: 2 cameras, with Camera #1's clock being two days ahead of Camera #2. Therefore, in (Insert Photo Management Application Here), ...
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iPhoto fails to see my new iPhone 3Gs

Two weeks ago I have bought the new iPhone 3Gs. It synced like charm with iTunes and I was happy until a couple of days ago when I noticed that there was absolutely no way I could get any photos from ...
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How can I make photo CDs from iPhoto?

I have a new MacBook. I don't know the OS, but just got it; it's the cheaper model. I saved a lot of photos on iPhoto and can't figure out how to burn a CD. I tried the "share" function and when I ...
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What is the best (free) upload/sync Flickr plugin to for iPhoto?

I'm looking for a iPhoto plugin that would allow me to easily upload photos from iPhoto to my Flickr Pro account. Ideally such a plugin would allow you to: Uploaded selected photos only in their ...
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Download all Flickr sets/images?

We'd like to download all our Flickr photos & sets to iPhoto or just to a PC directory so we can sync our photos & sets to our iPhones (and possibly get off Flickr). Is there a way to do ...
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How do I merge “Faces” in iPhoto 09

I am using "Faces" in iPhoto 09 and when I am naming people in photos some people have multiple entries in the list. The main problem seems to be with people linked to Facebook records. For ...
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How can I back up my iPhoto library to DVDs?

I'm using iPhoto '09 and have an 80GB library. I want to back everything up to DVDs, because I figure that's the cheapest / most reliable solution. (I plan to have a couple of copies and keep them in ...
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iPhone and photo management on a Mac

I have just switched from Windows to Mac as my iTunes sync partner for my iPhone. On the Windows box, I used to get it to import/delete the pic from the phone into a directory and then that same ...