Mac OS X to the Max: Going All Out with iPhoto Keyboard Shortcuts

Table 15.2 provides a list of some of the more useful iPhoto commands along with their keyboard shortcuts.

Table 15.2. Useful iPhoto Commands and Keyboard Shortcuts

Menu

Command

Keyboard Shortcut

What It Does

iPhoto

Preferences

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Opens the iPhoto Preferences dialog box.

File

New Album

graphics/mac.gif-N

Creates a new photo album.

File

Import

Shift-graphics/mac.gif-I

Enables you to import images from sources other than a digital camera.

File

Export

Shift-graphics/mac.gif-E

Enables you to export images outside of iPhoto.

File

Show Photo Info

graphics/mac.gif-I

Opens the photo information window that provides detailed information about an image.

File

Duplicate

graphics/mac.gif-D

Creates a copy of selected images.

File

Revert to Original

None

Returns an image you have edited to its original condition.

File

Move to Trash

graphics/mac.gif-Delete

Moves selected images to the Trash.

File

Empty Trash

None

Empties the Trash.

Edit

Select All

graphics/mac.gif-A

Selects all the images in the Contents pane.

Edit

Deselect All

Shift-graphics/mac.gif-A

Deselects all images in the Contents pane.

Edit

Rotate Counterclockwise

graphics/mac.gif-R

Rotates selected images in the counter clockwise direction.

Edit

Rotate Clockwise

Shift-graphics/mac.gif-R

Rotates selected images in the clockwise direction.

Edit

Set Title To

None

Enables you to choose the information you want displayed as the selected images' title. The options are Empty (no title), Roll info, Filename, and Date/Time. If you select the Date/Time option, you can select the format of the date and time used in the title.

Edit

Keywords

graphics/mac.gif-K

Opens the Keywords dialog box that enables you to assign keywords to images and search for images by key words or other data.

View

Titles

Shift-graphics/mac.gif-T

Displays titles next to the image thumbnails in the Contents pane.

View

Keywords

Shift-graphics/mac.gif-K

Displays keywords next to the image thumbnails in the Contents pane.

View

Film Rolls

Shift-graphics/mac.gif-F

Displays film rolls next to the image thumbnails in the Contents pane. (In iPhoto, the film roll is the number of the import session in which you added an image to the Photo Library.)

View

Arrange Photos

None

Enables you to group images in the Contents pane by Film Roll, Date, Title, or Manually.

Help

iPhoto Help

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Opens the Help Viewer application, showing iPhoto help.



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