iLife '08 Software Suite DVD Single User
Productivity Suite Includes iPhoto '08, iMovie '08, Garageband '08, iWeb '08
and iDVD '08
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A major update to Apple's award-winning suite of digital
lifestyle applications; includes iPhoto, iWeb, iMovie, GarageBand and
Powerful new Events feature automatically organizes your
photos and video by the events where they were taken
Completely reinvented iMovie collects all your video
clips in one library where you can make movies in seconds with
GarageBand makes it simple to produce great music,
whether you're an accomplished musician or you've never played a note
Showcase photos and movies online with a few clicks in a
MobileMe Web Gallery, create stunning websites, photo books, calendars,
DVDs, and more
Never has it been so simple to get so much out of your photos, video, and
music--and to share your memories with friends and family. The powerful new
Events feature works the same way your memory does, automatically organizing
your photos and video by the events where they were taken. The completely
reinvented iMovie collects all your video clips in one library where you can
make movies in seconds with drag-and-drop ease. GarageBand makes it simple
to produce great music, whether you're an accomplished musician or you've
never played a note. You can showcase photos and movies online with a few
clicks in a MobileMe Web Gallery, create stunning websites, photo books,
calendars, DVDs, and much more. All with the new iLife '08.
New in iPhoto '08.
Don't be daunted by all those digital photos you've been taking.
Have fun with them. Share them by email or create amazing web pages,
cards and calendars. iPhoto automatically organizes your photo
library and makes editing as easy as clicking your mouse--so you can
get the most out of even the biggest collection.
Organize by Events.
You don't remember photos by time and date. You remember them by
events, like "Karen's graduation" or "Nathan's first bike ride." And
that's exactly how iPhoto '08 organizes your entire photo library.
So it's more fun to browse, and much easier to find a specific
MobileMe Web Gallery.
In iPhoto '08, it's easy to share photos with friends and family.
With a couple of clicks, you can send an Event or photo album to
your personal MobileMe Web Gallery, where visitors can enjoy your
photos, download high-quality images, or even contribute photos of
their own from a Mac or PC.
Now iPhoto automatically organizes your library by
Powerful editing tools.
Your photographic talents are legendary. But even the pros take photos
that need a little work. With iPhoto, improving photos is almost as
easy as snapping them. You have a whole palette of retouching tools
and an array of effects to play with. And all of your edits are
nondestructive--so you can always go back to the "negative" if need
How do you find that one special photo when your library has thousands
of photos? In iPhoto '08, the answer is: with ease. You have a number
of ways to search your library and they're all in one place. Search by
name, keyword, rating, or date and see your results in an
instant--neatly organized by Event.
Your Web Gallery visitors get an interactive experience,
viewing your photos as they wish.
Theme-based home printing.
Print beautiful, frame-worthy photos based on Apple themes, directly
from your home printer. Make them perfect--change layouts, add effects
and borders, enhance photos--and just hit "print."
and books in iPhoto '08
Stunningly beautiful hardcover photo books. Bigger calendars. iPhoto
raises the standard again with eye-opening new ways to enjoy and share
The most personal gifts and keepsakes are the ones you create with
your own photos. Now iPhoto gives you even more ways to dazzle
friends, family, and yourself with professionally printed
memorabilia--from a new hardcover photo book complete with dust jacket
and foil-printed cover to a larger 10.4-by-13-inch calendar.
A whole palette of retouching tools and an array of
effects to play with.
New in iMovie '08.
iMovie '08 makes viewing and working with video as intuitive as
enjoying your photos. A built-in library automatically organizes your
video, so all the clips you've captured and movies you've created are
just a click away. With its revolutionary interface, iMovie makes it
quick and easy to browse your library and create new movies. And
iMovie is built for sharing. In just a few steps, you can add movies
to your website, publish them on YouTube, and create versions for iPod,
iPhone, and Apple TV.
New video library.
iMovie makes it easy to view, explore, and enjoy your video. All of
your video clips and movies are automatically organized in the iMovie
library, where you can browse by Events or use simple search tools to
find specific videos.
Skimming and playing.
With a central library organized by Events, you can quickly locate the
Event you're looking for and browse the clips inside each Event. View
in real time or quickly skim through a clip to find a favorite scene.
Everyone's a director. Really. With iMovie, putting together a great
movie is as quick as drag and drop. Drag your best video clips to the
project area. Drop in Apple-designed transitions, effects, titles, and
your favorite iTunes soundtrack. Then schedule your opening night.
Quick ways to add polish.
iMovie is designed to make everything simple--including the
professional touches that help your movie stand out even more.
View and share anywhere.
One of the great things about digital video is that it can be shared
with friends, family, and the world. And iMovie lets you share in many
different ways. Every online sharing option lets you "tell a friend"
about your newest creation with an email announcement, complete with a
link to the web page where your video can be viewed.
Completely redesigned to help you make movies in minutes.
With iMovie, putting together a great movie is as
quick as drag and drop.
Have iMovie send your movie to iTunes and you can sync
it with your iPod or iPhone.
New in GarageBand '08.
GarageBand '08 and a little inspiration are all you need to make
incredible music, even if you've never played a note. The new Magic
GarageBand turns your desktop into a virtual stage, where you can
choose the band and instruments they play to easily create amazing
songs. Then plug in and jam along. You can even add a singer to your
song with the new Jam Pack: Voices. And accomplished musicians will
appreciate other new features like multi-take recording and 24-bit
Get the creative juices flowing. Bring the band together and let Magic
GarageBand generate a new song. Create a virtual jam session or use
the song project as a starting point to create your next hit.
Most songs are arranged in distinct sections: introduction, verse and
chorus. GarageBand brings this kind of structure to your song. With
the different sections clearly defined, you can rearrange your song at
Define a region.
Mark off the section of the song where you want to add your part.
GarageBand repeats that section as you play, so you can lay down as
many takes as you like.
Save every take.
Every take you perform is recorded and saved. GarageBand displays
that part of your song as a multi-take region.
Pick your favorite take.
After you've recorded all of your takes, GarageBand makes it easy to
pick the best one. As you play back your multi-take region, you can
switch between takes in real time. Simply select your favorite and
Change your mind, change your take.
Even after you've picked a take, GarageBand saves them all. That
way, if you're so inclined, you can select another take days or
You don't need to be an expert to tweak the sound of your mix in
GarageBand. Using the built-in Visual EQ, you can adjust a track's
equalization simply by dragging the EQ bands until you get the sound
Automation of tempo effects and instruments.
Record producers use dynamically changing effects to keep a song
sounding fresh and exciting from start to finish. GarageBand makes it
easy to do the same by automating effect changes within a
composition--so you don't have to settle for one constant setting
Make music, audition instruments, even create your own
With your arrangement set, you can quickly rethink the
structure of your song.
GarageBand gives you a range of powerful-yet-intuitive
tools to help you get the mix you want or experiment with your sound.
Assign the instruments and styles to your musicians.
Then let Magic GarageBand generate a new project file based on your
New in iWeb '08.
iWeb makes it easy to create a website that's stunningly
beautiful--and totally you. Start with an Apple-designed theme, then
customize it with your own text, photos, movies, and podcasts until
it's exactly what you want. And switch themes with a click anytime.
With iWeb, it's easy to add live content from other websites--like
videos, stock tickers, and news headlines--directly into your web
pages. So you can create pages that are informative, interesting, or
just plain fun.
Google Maps and Google AdSense
iWeb makes it easy to incorporate some of Google's most useful
features. With just a few clicks, you can add a fully interactive
Google Map to your site. Or you can place Google AdSense ads on your
pages and get Google credits every time a visitor clicks.
My Album pages.
It's so easy to create new photo and movie pages using iWeb that
you'll probably create quite a few. But don't worry about your site's
navigation growing too cluttered as a result. My Albums will keep
things perfectly organized and easy to find.
Enhanced photo pages.
Dream big when you think about making photo pages with iWeb. With a
click, you can turn iPhoto albums and Events with hundreds of images
into beautifully designed, customizable photo pages.
Apple-designed themes in iWeb make it easy to create a stunning
website, page after page. It's also a snap to refresh your website at
any time by switching themes. All it takes is a click.
Create websites that are more custom, more complete, more
iWeb makes it easy to incorporate some of Google's
most useful features.
New in iDVD '08.
Let your admiring audience enjoy those movies and slideshows in their
living rooms. Quickly create a Hollywood-style disc with iDVD, using
Apple-designed animated themes to give your DVD a gorgeous style from
main screen to chapter selection. Ten new themes and snappier
performance make iDVD more fun than ever.
iDVD is more responsive, so the creative process is faster and more
fun. Rapidly switch among themes as you try out different looks for
your menus. Quickly navigate between menus. Preview your completed
project with smoother real-time playback.
Ten new animated themes.
iDVD lets you choose from more than 150 Apple-designed animated
themes, including ten new theme families with coordinated designs for
every screen in your DVD. Simply choose a theme, then drag your videos
and photos into the drop zones to make them 100% yours.
Advanced menu customization.
Make every DVD uniquely yours. iDVD '08 gives you a range of options
for customizing your menu screens. You can edit drop zones, choose
from an expanded button library, and use built-in alignment guides to
make your layout perfect.
See movies and slideshows in superb quality. The new
professional-quality option in iDVD uses advanced encoding technology
to maintain the highest possible quality for DVDs that are near or at
the disc's capacity.
Create Hollywood-style DVDs featuring your movies and
New button library, drop zone editor, and dynamic
alignment guides provide total control.
Apple-designed themes with animated menus give you
more choices in 16:9 and 4:3 formats.
computer with an Intel, PowerPC G5, or PowerPC G4 (500MHz or faster) processor
of RAM; 1GB recommended
Approximately 1.2GB of available disk space
X v10.4.11 or Mac OS X 10.5.6 or later
QuickTime 7.5.5 or later
drive required to install
features may require Internet access; additional fees and terms apply