Apple Pro Training Series

GarageBand
Author: Mary Plummer
Publisher: Peachpit Press
ISBN: 0133901173
Category: House & Home
Page: 336
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This book covers GarageBand 10.0. The content and/or media files do not work with subsequent releases of the software. In the only Apple-certified guide to GarageBand 10.0.0, readers will be creating original works within the first few chapters. Using real-life material and practical lessons that they can apply immediately to their own projects, this book/media combo offers a complete, self-paced course in all aspects of GarageBand. Focused lessons take you step-by-step through fun, real-world projects, and GarageBand 10.0.0 features. Exclusively for this book, author/musician Mary Plummer works with a host of talented artists ranging from a student songwriter to a professional touring guitarist, an award-winning poet, an independent hip hop recording artist, and award winning dancers to create all new, real-world projects that readers will step-through. Along the way readers will get to mix a songwriter’s demo, test amp simulators and stomp boxes with an electric guitar solo, edit spoken dialog for an audio book, lay down original hip-hop beats using a drum machine patch and dynamic tempo changes, and add percussion and effects to a dance video to enhance the sound. For mobile users, the book includes an overview of GarageBand for iOS and sharing GarageBand songs via iCloud between iOS devices and your Mac. This self-paced learning tool pairs an easy, accessible style with ample illustrations and keyboard shortcuts to guarantee that readers become proficient with GarageBand 10.0.0 in no time.

Apple Training Series

GarageBand 09
Author: Mary Plummer
Publisher: Peachpit Press
ISBN: 0132089297
Category: Computers
Page: 312
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Whether you’re an accomplished musician or a student, GarageBand is the most rewarding way to create, perform, and record your own music. In the only Apple-certified guide to GarageBand, composer Mary Plummer starts by teaching you the interface and basic recording techniques and moves on to arranging a song, editing and mixing tracks, adding effects, and distributing your music files. Using practical step-by-step lessons and original music, you’ll learn how to record with any guitar, microphone, or MIDI keyboard; score a QuickTime movie; create an iPhone ringtone; jam with virtual musicians; and much more. A bonus lesson on advanced techniques covers little-known tips and time-savers that help you get the most out of GarageBand in a professional setting. • Turn your Mac into a full-featured recording studio • Arrange a song, edit and mix tracks, add effects, and distribute your music • Use Magic GarageBand Jam to create your own virtual backing band • Create a podcast complete with narration, music, sound effects, and artwork. • Build a soundtrack and learn to score a professional trailer • Create a fun iPhone ringtone from scratch • Learn piano and guitar through interactive video lessons with legendary recording artists All of Peachpit's eBooks contain the same content as the print edition. You will find a link in the last few pages of your eBook that directs you to the media files. Helpful tips: · If you are able to search the book, search for "Where are the lesson files?" · Go to the very last page of the book and scroll backwards. · You will need a web-enabled device or computer in order to access the media files that accompany this ebook. Entering the URL supplied into a computer with web access will allow you to get to the files. · Depending on your device, it is possible that your display settings will cut off part of the URL. To make sure this is not the case, try reducing your font size and turning your device to a landscape view. This should cause the full URL to appear.

Apple Pro Training Series

iMovie
Author: Dion Scoppettuolo
Publisher: Peachpit Press
ISBN: 0133901092
Category: Computers
Page: 336
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In the only Apple-certified guide to iMovie, readers will be creating original works within the first few pages. Using real-life material and practical lessons that they can apply immediately to their own projects, this book/media combo offers a complete, self-paced course in all aspects of iMovie. Focused lessons take you step-by-step through everything from organizing and importing your videos to creating polished movies. The reader will master iMovie tools quickly through fun, real-world projects, create professional looking sports highlights from home videos, learn to make a “Hollywood-style” movie trailer, and discover new ways to publish and share projects using iMovie Theater and iCloud. For mobile users, the book includes a section dedicated to iMovie for iOS. This self-paced learning tool has an easy, accessible style and ample illustrations and keyboard shortcuts to guarantee that readers become proficient with iMovie in no time.

Apple Training Series

iLife (iLife '09 Edition)
Author: Michael E. Cohen,Michael Wohl,Mary Plummer
Publisher: Peachpit Press
ISBN: 9780132089289
Category: Computers
Page: 552
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In the only Apple-certified guide to iLife ’09, the authors have you working miracles with iLife within the first few pages. Featuring footage and images from around the world, this book uses real-life material and practical lessons that you can apply immediately to your own projects. Focused lessons take you step by step through all aspects of iLife ’09—everything from organizing and sharing your photo library to creating polished video and soundtracks. Along the way, you’ll produce movies, photobooks, podcasts, websites, blogs, and custom DVDs. • Master the iLife suite of tools quickly through fun, real-world projects • Turn your photos into cards, picture books, calendars, or a web gallery • Add motion and music to a slideshow, then publish it online • Create a video with polished transitions, music, effects, and even greenscreen • Learn “Hollywood-style” techniques for making better videos • Build a soundtrack in GarageBand, and learn to score a simple movie • Create websites, blogs, podcasts, and DVD menus in a snap. The Apple Training Series is both a self-paced learning tool and the official curriculum of the Apple Training and Certification Program. To find out more about Apple Training, or to find an Authorized Training Center near you, go to www.apple.com/training. All of Peachpit's eBooks contain the same content as the print edition. You will find a link in the last few pages of your eBook that directs you to the media files. Helpful tips: · If you are able to search the book, search for "Where are the lesson files?" · Go to the very last page of the book and scroll backwards. · You will need a web-enabled device or computer in order to access the media files that accompany this ebook. Entering the URL supplied into a computer with web access will allow you to get to the files. · Depending on your device, it is possible that your display settings will cut off part of the URL. To make sure this is not the case, try reducing your font size and turning your device to a landscape view. This should cause the full URL to appear.

Logic Pro 7 and Logic Express 7


Author: Martin Sitter
Publisher: Peachpit Press
ISBN: 032125614X
Category: Computers
Page: 591
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Updated and authorized guide to Apple's industry leading music creation software: Logic Pro and Logic Express.

GarageBand 3


Author: Mary Plummer
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780321421654
Category: Computers
Page: 421
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The only Apple-certified guide to cover the newly updated (and wildly popular!) music creation and recording software.

IWork '06 with ILife '06


Author: Richard Harrington
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 367
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The only Apple-certified guide to cover Apple's new productivity tool: iWork '06.

ILife '05


Author: Michael Rubin
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Computers
Page: 451
View: 1830

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Provides lessons on using the multimedia applications of Apple's iLife, covering the fundamentals of iTunes, iPhoto, iMovie, iDVD, and GarageBand.

GarageBand


Author: Mary Plummer
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0133900924
Category: Computers
Page: 316
View: 4972

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Features real-world applications and step-by-step lessons that demonstrate the software's capabilities, guiding readers through such projects as creating a ringtone, editing dialog for an audiobook, and arranging and mixing music.

Mac OS X Help Desk Essentials


Author: Owen W. Linzmayer
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Computers
Page: 514
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A guide to the operating system provides information on installation, configuration, and troubleshooting MAC OS X.

DVD Studio Pro 3


Author: Adrian Ramseier,Martin Sitter
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Computers
Page: 719
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Fully updated for DVD Studio Pro 3 and with a new section of advanced techniques, this self-paced guide is the fastest way to learn to author professional, interactive DVDs. Master trainers Adrian Ramseier and Martin Sitter begin with the basics of DVD authoring and take you all the way through DVD Studio Pro's powerful advanced features. Each chapter presents a completer lesson on an aspect of DVD creation, with hands-on projects for you to complete as you go. All the files are included on the accompanying DVD.

ILife 2004


Author: Michael Rubin
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Computers
Page: 377
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In the only Apple-certified guide to iLife '04, digital pioneerMichael Rubinhas you making miracles with iLife within the first few pages. Using real-life material and practical lessons that you can apply immediately to your own projects, this book/DVD combo offers a complete, self-paced course in all aspects of iLife '04. Focused lessons take you step-by-step through everything from arranging your iTunes library to adding special effects to your video project. You'll learn to create funky tunes with GarageBand, make custom music CDs or DJ a party with iTunes, add motion and sound to your iPhoto slide shows, use "Hollywood style" techniques for making better videos in iMovie, and pull it all together in iDVD projects. The book is both a self-paced learning tool and the official curriculum of the Apple Training and Certification Program, used by schools and training centers worldwide. An easy, accessible style paired with ample illustrations and keyboard shortcuts guarantee that readers will make iLife their life in no time.

GarageBand 2


Author: Mary Plummer
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780321330192
Category: Computers
Page: 429
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A guide to GarageBand describes how to turn a Mac into a recording studio to create, perform, and record music.

Apple Pro Training Series

Pages, Numbers, and Keynote
Author: Mark Wood
Publisher: Peachpit Press
ISBN: 0133989720
Category: Computers
Page: 528
View: 7907

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In the only Apple-certified book on the Apple productivity apps–Pages, Numbers, and Keynote, you’ll learn the how and why of creating and publishing first-rate documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. Working through this guide, you will gain confidence working on progressively more complex, real-world projects, using Pages, Numbers, and Keynote both alone and together to produce sophisticated and robust results. This guide provides coverage of the latest features in the Apple productivity apps. All new guide covers the Pages, Numbers, and Keynote productivity apps for Mac; explores iOS versions of the apps; and shows workflows using iCloud Drive. Quick tour through all three apps on OS X highlights the similarities in their interfaces and tools and reveals important new features. Self-paced course-in-a-book with accompanying lesson files focuses on practical, real-world projects building in complexity throughout the guide. The official curriculum of Apple Training Pages, Number, and Keynote course used in Apple Authorized Training centers worldwide. Chapter review questions summarize what students learn to prepare them for the Apple certification exam.

Apple Training Series

iLife '11
Author: Dion Scoppettuolo,Mary Plummer
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 013211755X
Category: Computers
Page: 480
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In the only Apple-certified guide to iLife '11, Dion Scoppettuolo and Mary Plummer will have readers working wonders with iLife within the first few pages. Featuring high-quality footage and images, this book/DVD combo uses real life material and practical lessons that readers can apply immediately to their own projects. Focused lessons take readers step by step through all aspects of iLife '11 - everything from organizing and sharing their photo library to creating polished video and soundtracks. This guide is completely updated to cover all the new features in iLife '11 including the immersive New Full Screen Modes in iPhoto; the stunning new Movie Trailers in iMovie which can turn your home videos into Hollywood-style coming attractions; the new Flex Time and Groove Matching tools in Garageband '11, and much more! All of Peachpit's eBooks contain the same content as the print edition. You will find a link in the last few pages of your eBook that directs you to the media files. Helpful tips: If you are able to search the book, search for "Where are the lesson files?" Go to the very last page of the book and scroll backwards. You will need a web-enabled device or computer in order to access the media files that accompany this ebook. Entering the URL supplied into a computer with web access will allow you to get to the files. Depending on your device, it is possible that your display settings will cut off part of the URL. To make sure this is not the case, try reducing your font size and turning your device to a landscape view. This should cause the full URL to appear.

Final Cut Pro 5


Author: Diana Weynand
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Computers
Page: 640
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A guide to Final Cut Pro 5 discusses the basics of video editing, along with instructions on advanced techniques, covering such topics as marking and editing clips, inserting and adjusting edits, and creating transitions.

DVD Studio Pro 4


Author: Martin Sitter,Adrian Ramseier
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780321334824
Category: Computers
Page: 722
View: 3215

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Self-paced training from the best-selling guide used by Apple for its own certification program, completely updated for DVD Studio Pro 4!

Apple Training Series

A Teacher's Guide to Digital Media in the Classroom
Author: HARRINGTON
Publisher: Peachpit Press
ISBN: 9780132104494
Category: Computers
Page: 144
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In this Apple-certified guide, Richard Harrington shows teachers how to integrate digital media arts into their existing curriculum using iLife ’08, iWork ’08, and practical, step-by-step projects. Developed in collaboration with the Pearson Education Foundation in accordance with the National Educational Technology Standards council, the book includes class-room tested guidelines from the Foundation's Digital Media Arts program, as well as inspirational profiles of successful digital media classroom projects around the world. Designed to be used with Apple Training Series: iLife ’08 and Apple Training Series: iWork 08, this guide covers everything from designing a photo essay to creating polished video projects, and will have teachers and students producing websites, podcasts, video blogs, and DVDs in no time. Students learn to: • Express a Feeling: Create a photo-essay slideshow, add sound, and publish it on the web • Make a Factual Case: Track data in a spreadsheet, organize it into charts, then deliver it as a Keynote presentation • Make a Persuasive Case: Research an issue, develop an argument, and create a PSA in iMovie and burn it to DVD • Solve a Problem: Reconcile income and expenses in a household budget and chart financial scenarios • Tell a Story: Document the personal history of a community leader in a short, sophisticated movie