Apple iLife '09 is a great application suite for simple media organizing and editing, and the addition of features like face recognition, geotagging, and music lessons makes it worth the update.
Users of iPhoto '09 will be happy to know that there are some basic troubleshooting methods and maintenance tips that can keep their favorite photo management tool up and running smoothly. On the Mac, there is no better tool to organize, edit, and share y
Several users have reported an issue in which certain face categories (individuals) inadvertently merge with other face categories (individuals). In other words, Suzie's pictures are merged with Jack's or vice
Users have run into a variety of problems getting the new face detection technology in iPhoto '09 to work.
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Some users have reported that their iPhoto libraries are missing after the iLife '09 update. One reader writes:
We previously reported on an issue in iPhoto '09 in which Faces categories inexplicably merge; in other words, two persons' faces combine into one face category.
Several users, particularly those with large photo libraries, have reported that Faces does not work at all, failing to categorize images.
Apple's iLife '09 software suite has a slew of new features for organizing and managing photos, video projects, and personal websites. These features are welcomed additions, but as with any new feature they do not come bug-free.
Users of iPhoto 09 are experiencing issues with keywords and shortcuts. Adding a new keyword to a photo results in iPhoto automatically assigning a shortcut for that keyword and making it a favorite. Many users feel this is a workflow bug.