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Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 01-15-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,614
Posted By benjamin163
thanks again for the reply. Yes I have both of...

thanks again for the reply.
Yes I have both of these apps.
But they don't launch when I double click on a movie in iPhoto.
It's no real hardship as I can just drag the file into vlc or quicktime...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 01-13-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,614
Posted By benjamin163
Thanks for that advice. I am now busy organising...

Thanks for that advice. I am now busy organising my photos in great ways!
Another question.
I've just isolated all my videos and am trying to play them but they won't play in iPhoto for some...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 01-13-2013, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,971
Posted By benjamin163
I can't play videos in iPhoto

I have only just noticed this but none of my videos are playing in iPhoto.
I'm guessing it has something to do with upgrading to Lion OS?
When I double click on a video in iphoto it doesn't launch...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 01-13-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,614
Posted By benjamin163
thanks so much for that, I shall go and...

thanks so much for that, I shall go and investigate and let you know how I get on.
Much appreciated.
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 01-07-2013, 04:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,614
Posted By benjamin163
can iphoto sort movies from jpegs?

Hello, I have a question I hope someone can answer.
I have thousands of photos and videos stored in iPhoto.
Question is, can iphoto sort them from each other?
eg can I instruct iphoto to put all...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-10-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 739
Posted By benjamin163
OK well let's see if I can prove the wise man...

OK well let's see if I can prove the wise man wrong!
I have bought an external hard drive.
And now I'm wondering the best way to save my pictures.
Should I simply drag the iphoto library icon into...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-10-2012, 04:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,062
Posted By benjamin163
Thanks for all the helpful posts. Lifeisabeach,...

Thanks for all the helpful posts.
Lifeisabeach, I guessed that's how it works, thanks for confirming.
Chas, I got 1TB for 90. A fair price over here I'm afraid.
Thanks again.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-08-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,062
Posted By benjamin163
thanks for the replies. pete, I spent 90 on a...

thanks for the replies.
pete, I spent 90 on a seagate backup drive which I found at the best UK price online. Was that a bad purchase you think? I hope not.
What I'm learning from this thread is...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-08-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 978
Posted By benjamin163
question about what 'other' is taking up 55 gig on my hard drive

Hello,
I'm trying to save some space and I looked in 'about this mac' and saw that, aside from movies, pictures, music, apps and backup, 55 gig was being used in a section known as 'other.
Can...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-07-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,062
Posted By benjamin163
Thanks for the advice. But having just forked...

Thanks for the advice.
But having just forked out a ton on a backup drive, I may as well use it I think.
What would you advise?
Switching off time machine and backing up photos manually to get...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-07-2012, 11:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,596
Posted By benjamin163
in iphoto it says they are jpegs. But it wont...

in iphoto it says they are jpegs.
But it wont let me drag them onto the finder.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-07-2012, 10:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,062
Posted By benjamin163
help and advice regarding backups

Hello, I have run out of storage space on my macbook pro due to the large number of photographs I have on there.
So I have bought myself a backup disk.
But I'm a little confused.
What I want to do...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-31-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,939
Posted By benjamin163
I bought a cleaner and it certainly helped. It...

I bought a cleaner and it certainly helped. It now recognises there are files on the disk.
But it wont download them to iphoto.
The rainbow of death just keeps spinning.
It's no disaster, I can...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-29-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,939
Posted By benjamin163
Thanks for sticking with this. It's a dvd. ...

Thanks for sticking with this.
It's a dvd.
My photos are on DVD and CD and neither are working. Computer thinks they are blank.
It has trouble reading lots of music CDs.
I have just tried a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-28-2012, 04:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,939
Posted By benjamin163
Thank you for your replies. I just tried City...

Thank you for your replies.
I just tried City of God in there and it works.
Although my partner says she has tried plenty of CDs that don't work.
Sounds like it may need a clean?
Although I'm...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 08-27-2012, 06:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,596
Posted By benjamin163
Why can't I see some photos in Iphoto?

I have thousands of photos in Iphoto which I can view happily.
However, there are a number of photos which appear blank in 'events' and when I double click on them I get a big blurry exclamation...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-27-2012, 06:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,939
Posted By benjamin163
Macbook Pro thinks I'm inserting blank DVDs

I have many old pictures stored on DVDs.
I have successfully retrieved them from these DVDs for a number of years.
However, I inserted one today and my Macbook Pro told me it was a blank disk.
I...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 08-24-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 739
Posted By benjamin163
Massively helpful chappers. Thanks for taking...

Massively helpful chappers.
Thanks for taking the time.
Forgive me if I come back asking more stupid questions.
Much appreciated.
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 08-24-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,219
Posted By benjamin163
prrs you didnt confuse me at all, thanks for the...

prrs you didnt confuse me at all, thanks for the helpful reply.
It really makes a difference to have people on these sites who give their time to help out.
I get what you're saying now.
But I...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 08-23-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,219
Posted By benjamin163
Thanks prrs, that's a very detailed answer and...

Thanks prrs, that's a very detailed answer and maybe one I'm not quite ready for!
Let me explain how I do it then hopefully you can advise.
I take my pictures.
Then I upload them on iphoto.
There...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 08-18-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,219
Posted By benjamin163
Thanks for the answers, this gives me great hope!...

Thanks for the answers, this gives me great hope!
Prss, I too use canon equipment. Is digital photo professional a programme that came with my camera?nif I can't find it, where can I get it from?...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 08-18-2012, 04:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,219
Posted By benjamin163
Changing RAW images to jpegs

I take all my pictures in RAW. I guess I do this because I'm hoping I take that one amazing shot and when I do I want to have all the RAW material to work with. However, obviously 99.9% of my...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 08-18-2012, 04:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 739
Posted By benjamin163
Some questions regarding space and storage

Ihave run out of storage space on my MacBook pro.
I have a back up disk with 500 gig of space which I plug in every now and again.
When I do this, it sets off an automatic back up of my mac,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-06-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,034
Posted By benjamin163
problems downloading web pages on my macbook pro

I have a 3 year old macbook pro. It has suddenly started taking an age to download a page.
I have tried swapping from chrome to firefox etc, to no avail.
My ipad is receiving the same web pages...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 07-02-2011, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 969
Posted By benjamin163
thanks for the answers. much appreciated. what...

thanks for the answers. much appreciated.
what file do I copy?
do I have to copy every track or is there 1 folder that I copy?
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