Apple Pro Training Series: Getting Started with Aperture


book cover
Apple Pro Training Series: Getting Started with Aperture
By  
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Publisher: Peachpit Press
Pub Date: November 29, 2005
Print ISBN-10: 0-321-42275-9
Print ISBN-13: 978-0-321-42275-0
Pages: 200
 



Table of Contents  | Index
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Welcome to Aperture, the revolutionary application for managing and editing digital photographs. Designed specifically for professional digital photographers, Aperture is an enormously powerful tool for handling some of the most time-consuming and tedious tasks of professional photography. This collection of Apple Pro Training tutorials will get you up and running in no time. You'll learn how to sort, rank, and manage images with unparalleled efficiency; display onscreen proofs and contact sheets in compelling ways for clients; edit and retouch your selected images professionally; publish proofs, portfolios, and final images on the Web and in print; and archive images in a way that's easy, secure, and intuitive. Available in 2005, these hands-on tutorials provide a great overview of an indispensable application for digital photographers.



book cover
Apple Pro Training Series: Getting Started with Aperture
By  
...............................................
Publisher: Peachpit Press
Pub Date: November 29, 2005
Print ISBN-10: 0-321-42275-9
Print ISBN-13: 978-0-321-42275-0
Pages: 200
 



Table of Contents  | Index

   Copyright
   Introduction: Getting Started
      The Methodology
      About the Apple Pro Training Series
      Apple Pro Certification Program
      Resources
   Lesson 1.  Working With the Aperture Interface
      Preparing the Project
      Opening Aperture
      Exploring the Main Window
      Importing Images With Aperture
      Importing From a Camera or Card Reader
      Importing Images From iPhoto
      Importing Images From the Finder
   Lesson 2.  Organizing Images
      Creating Folders, Albums, and Browser Views
      Grouping Images Into Stacks
      Stacking Images by Timestamp
      Using the Zoom Tool
      Using the Loupe Tool
   Lesson 3.  Comparing and Rating Your Images
      Editing the Photoshoot
      Comparing Images in the Viewer
      Grouping Images Using a Light Table
      Rating Your Images
      Using Advanced Rating Options
      Creating a Smart Album
      Adding and Editing Keywords and Metadata
   Lesson 4.  Saving and Archiving
      Setting Up a Vault
      Restoring Your Library
      Archiving to DVD
   Lesson 5.  RAW Image Processing
      Making Basic Image Adjustments
      Rotate, Straighten, and Crop
      Removing Red-Eye
      Setting the White Balance
      Adjusting the Exposure
      Versioning
   Lesson 6.  Advanced Image Editing
      Spot & Patch
      Lift and Stamp
      Using an External Image Editor Within Aperture
      Monochrome Mixer
      Color Monochrome
      Sepia Tone
      Sharpen
   Lesson 7.  Professional Web Publishing
      Exporting Images From Aperture
      Building Images for the Web
      Building an Image Web Gallery
      Building a Web Journal
   Lesson 8.  Printing and Publishing
      Creating Books for Print
      Creating a Contact Sheet Preset
      Color-Managed Workflow
   Glossary
      A
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      F
      G
      H
      I
      J
      K
      L
      M
      N
      O
      P
      Q
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      T
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   The Apple Pro Training Series
   Index