iPhoto camera import settings

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by da_alchemist, Sep 23, 2006.

  1. da_alchemist
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    Does anyone know of a way to change iPhoto settings so that it is NOT the default program for importing camera photos??

    I use a Canon 20D and I had mistakenly chosen iPhoto to be the program to detect the camera upon plugging it in. Now I cannot use any other programs such as the Canon software to import the photos from my camera because it does not detect the camera; the reason seems to be because iPhoto is "connected" to the camera, barring access to it from any other programs.

    This ruins my workflow because I shoot in RAW and I want to be able to process the RAW files first before importing it to iPhoto.

    Any help, or tips on this would be appreciated.

    Thanks
     
  2. sierra oscar
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    There is probably another route - however I've found more success with reinstalling the original software again - I have found it defaults away from iPhoto as a result. Only takes a minute or two.
     
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  4. da_alchemist
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    Hey, that works! I didn't even know about that program. Thanks!
     
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  6. punkynixter
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    And they haven't changed a thing. This helped me out, thanks!
     

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