Please help with how to create a movie of my iPhoto album to show "Faces"

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  1. LuKeyz macrumors newbie

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    I've spent a lot of time carefully organizing and labeling a large album of family photos in iPhoto. Family members in each photo are now properly named and added using the "Faces" function. I did this with the hopes of creating a movie of the album to share with my family. During the movie, I was hoping to have those "faces" identified using all that work I did naming them in iPhoto. I was also hoping that each face name would be shown one at a time while the photo is being shown. This would prevent overlapping of names and crowding or obstructing the view of the picture. For instance, in a photo with many people standing close to each other, the face names would overlap if that all showed at the same time. The idea is to have the people I give the movie to be able to know who each person is in the photo.

    Can iPhoto do this? I spent a long time doing this and don't have the time to relabel each picture using a different software or spending lots of money on a different software that I will only use once. There are hundreds of pictures and it would be a shame to need to re-do all the work I've done to make it work. Perhaps there's an app that can take the "face" information from iPhoto and use it to do what I want. Can the face information be exported to another program, like iMovie??

    Thanks for your help
     
  2. Dave Braine macrumors 68040

    Dave Braine

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    Not in iPhoto. the names only appear in the Faces function. They don't show otherwise. Faces is just of making Albums of photos of all the same person.
     

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