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iWork for Mac OS X Cookbook by Alexander Anichkin

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Using clip art and photos in charts—the unbeatable visual effect of Numbers documents

The visual power of Numbers documents has been much praised by both users and commentators since the application was added to the iWork suite.

In Numbers, we can place graphic images inside and alongside spreadsheet tables. When we use graphics, the basic principles of working with them—resizing, editing, cropping, masking, and so on—are the same as in other iWork applications.

Photos and other graphics can be added to cells and charts. This recipe describes how to build clip art and photos into Numbers charts.

Getting ready

Prepare two spreadsheets based on the Science Lab template. We will add clip art to one and use photos with the second.

Open the Science Lab ...

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