iPhoto Photo Book: How to Make a Photo Book with iPhoto

iPhoto is a digital photo managing and manipulation application developed by Apple and released as part of the iLife suite. It can get all your photo well organized, touch up photo to the best, make amazing slideshows, and create beautiful photo book, calendar and greeting card. This article will mainly talk about how to make a photo book with iPhoto.

1 Choose Photos in iPhoto

First of all, open iPhoto and choose the album or event you want to add to your book by clicking on it. Then click the Create button ( it's in the right bottom corner of the iPhoto toolbar). In the pop-up menu, select Book. As you see, you could also make cards and slideshows with iPhoto.

2 Select a Theme and Customize

A dynamic Theme Browser will help you find the perfect book style. You will see how your photo book looks in each theme with the dynamic theme browser. If you like the current photo book theme, click the Create button to start customizing it. You can double-click on any page to change it to your preferences. To add your own text, click the placeholder text and input anything you want say.

iphoto photo book theme

3 Place the order

Are you ready to print your iPhoto photo book? Hit the Buy Book button on the toolbar to place your order and have your iPhoto photo book delivered directly to you.

iphoto photo book example

About iPhoto Photo Books:

1. iPhoto books have a variety of sizes such as an extra-large 13-by-10-inch format and more. You can choose from softcover, wire-bound, or hardcover with a photo-wrapped cover and matching dust jacket. 

2. There are limitations in making photo books with iPhoto. You are given only so many fonts, frames, caption boxes, etc.

Users Review on iPhoto Photo Book

1."I've to say that I'm impressed with the quality. Sure, it's nothing cheap, but bundling your most valuable vacation or celebration pictures like this only does them justice, in my opinion. When showing this book to friends everybody was very excited. Many people wanted to know how they could create similar books with their pictures…" from StyleMac.com

2." iLife (iPhoto) will create a high-quality photo book and support it well, but it's very difficult to use." From TopTenReview.com

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Aug 11,2016 13:47 pm / Posted by Ellon Smith to Tips

Product-related questions? Speak directly to our Support Team >>

Press the Control key while clicking the pageyou want to delete, and then choose Remove Page from the shortcut menu.
i'm having trouble deleting unused pages from my photo book. I've tried the remove them using the right click menu, but when I choose remove page, nothing happens. I have 24 pages I need to remove! Any suggestions?
Choose layout and put your photos into the frames
I find the calendar creator impossible! How do I move the gphotos to where I want them? There don't seem to be any instructions at all.
You may change the size of the photos first :)
Some of my pictures won't be accepted into the template of the book and turn the photo insert blue instead of showing the picture. Can any explain this?
Francine Hubert
Comment faire un livre photo avec iphoto dans iPad2. Je ne vois pas de bouton créer!
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