10. Editing Basics


In this chapter, you learn how to edit your photographs using the tools available to you in the editing window. These tools include iPhoto’s quick fixes tools and its special effects buttons.

→ Straightening crooked images

→ Cropping photos to fit any size

→ Getting rid of blemishes and reducing red-eye

→ Adding filters to your pictures

iPhoto is about 60% photo organizer, 20% photo editor, and 20% photo sharer. If you want to be a professional photographer, you aren’t going to want to use iPhoto to edit your pics. However, if you are like me and 99% of the population, iPhoto’s editing capabilities are more than you’ll ever ...

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