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Mac OS X Lion, Part 3: Photos, Video and Custom

with expert John Wiley & Sons

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Course at a glance

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  • Creative Design Power Pack
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Release date Release date 5/1/2015
Level Level Beginner
Runtime Runtime 1h 21m
Platform Platform Major browsers on Windows Major browsers on Windows Major browsers on Mac OSX Major browsers on Mac OSX Mobile Devices Mobile Devices
Published eBooks Published eBooks Included
Hands-on labs Hands-on labs N/A
Sample files Sample files N/A
Exams Exams N/A

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Course description

Master Mac OS X Lion in this 3 part learning series, Mac OS X Lion is Apple’s desktop operating system for Macintosh computers and is packed with features and capabilities. Explore OS X Lion’s features and tour the OS X Lion screen and Doc. Learn OS X Lion basics like running an application, downloading a file, tracking appointments and managing contacts, and making FaceTime calls. Discover OS X Lion’s creative capabilities to play and organize music with iTunes, import and edit photos, and create, edit, and share movies with iMovie.


This course assumes very little familiarity with Mac OS X Lion. This course is part of a 3 course learning series, Mac OS X Lion: UI and Documents; Mac OS X Lion: Contacts, Music and Sync; and Mac OS X Lion: Photos, Video and Custom. Please view the courses in the order listed if you are not familiar with the material.

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John Wiley & Sons Our Creative Design courses are presented by experts from Wiley Publishing. Wiley is a global provider of knowledge and knowledge-enabled services that improve outcomes in areas of research, professional practice, and education. They are the publisher of award-winning journals, encyclopedias, books, and online products and services.

Course outline

Photos, Video and Custom

Working with Photos (27:12)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Previewing Photos (03:01)
  • Viewing Photos in a Slide Show (02:06)
  • Import Photos from a Camera (02:12)
  • View Photos in the Full Screen (01:25)
  • Creating Photo Albums (01:41)
  • Crop, Rotate, Straighten Photos (03:50)
  • Removing Red Eye (02:00)
  • Tagging Photos (01:40)
  • Mapping Photos (02:00)
  • Sharing Photos via Email (01:31)
  • Taking Selfies with PhotoBooth (01:47)
  • Burning a Slide Show to a DVD (03:33)
  • Summary (00:10)
Play & Create Digital Video (27:14)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Playing Digital Video (02:31)
  • Using QuickTime Player (01:42)
  • Creating a Project in iMovie (02:20)
  • Importing Video Files (02:04)
  • Add Video Clips to a Project (02:29)
  • Trimming Video Clips (01:44)
  • Add Transitions to a Project (01:45)
  • Adding Photos to a Project (02:15)
  • Adding Audio to a Project (02:01)
  • Recording a Voiceover (01:58)
  • Add Titles & Scrolling Credits (01:57)
  • Playing the Movie (01:43)
  • Creating a DVD of the Movie (02:19)
  • Summary (00:10)
Customizing Mac OS X Lion (26:36)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • System Preferences (02:12)
  • Desktop & Screen Saver (04:39)
  • Configure Sleep Options (01:55)
  • Adjusting Display Resolution (02:39)
  • App Folders in Launchpad (02:43)
  • Adding User Accounts (02:15)
  • Customizing the Doc (05:54)
  • Dashboard Widgets (02:11)
  • Installing from the App Store (01:44)
  • Summary (00:10)