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

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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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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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iPhoto metada to EXIF

Is there a way to dump the iPhoto meta-data information, like places (for those pictures without geo-tags themselves), faces (only who is in it would be enough), events and keywords to the pictures ...
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iPhoto 09 hangs on startup

Every time I run iPhoto 09 on snow leopard it hangs after displaying the main window. The "beach ball" goes on forever and I have to force quit. Anybody knows what might be going on?
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Using iPhoto without copying images?

I got a Mac recently and would love to try iPhoto, but I have 15000+ images arranged in folders, which are referenced by image file path in a database. I don't want iPhoto to copy all the photos, and ...
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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.