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Find Photos in iPhoto in the Finder

Looking for the file associated with a photo in iPhoto? In iPhoto, to view a photo's file in the Finder, Control-click it and choose Show File from the contextual menu that appears. You can then drag the file's icon into an Open dialog to upload it to a photo-sharing service, for instance, but whatever you do, don't move or rename that file!

Visit iPhoto '09: Visual QuickStart Guide

 
 

View iCloud Photo Stream Photos on Your Mac with MyPhotostream

If you want to view photos that are saved to iCloud’s My Photo Stream feature on your Mac, you need to do it in iPhoto or Aperture — two Apple applications that are scheduled to be retired. MyPhotostream is a new alternative that intentionally does just one thing: displays your My Photo Stream photos in a simple environment.

 
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Learn to Podcast with “Take Control of Podcasting on the Mac”

Fission 2.2.1

ScreenFlow 4.5.1

Audio Hijack Pro 2.10.10 and Nicecast 1.10.10

Pixelmator 3.2

GraphicConverter 9.2

Logic Pro X 10.0.7

FunBITS: Bears in Boats Fighting Crime

GarageBand 10.0.2

 

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GraphicConverter 9.1

Pixelmator 3.1

iMovie 10.0.2

GraphicConverter 9.0.2

Audio Hijack Pro 2.10.9

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