Chapter 6

Finding Life in iLife

iLife consists of several applications, including iPhoto, Garageband, and iMovie. Each of these applications has a very distinct purpose; however, it is when you use them together to create multimedia projects that the power of iLife really shines through. For example, you can combine these apps to create entire movies, photo albums, or even soundtracks.


One thing that makes iLife so powerful is that its apps behave in similar, complementary ways. This also makes them easy to use. The interfaces of the apps in iLife have been simplified for proficiency, and their underlying code leverages every bit of your Mac’s ...

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