The iLife '08 Software Bundle for Mac OS X from Apple is a software suite designed with digital lifestyles in mind. The software gives you the tools necessary to organize and edit digital photographs, edit home movies, and create original music. You'll even be able to share all of your memories and creations with family and friends via DVD or the web. iLife is an essential software suite for any Mac user.
iPhoto is a comprehensive photo management and editing application. The software allows you to organize all of your digital photos, separating them by events based on the date and timestamps of the pictures. iPhoto lets you edit your photos, remove red eye, tag and search photos, and upload web galleries. You can even use the software to design custom photo books, or print your own photos at home.
iMovie '08 is a completely redesigned version of the popular video editing software. The software stores your video clips in an event-based video library. You'll have ready access to clips at any time, allowing you to quickly and easily add them to a movie project. iMovie is designed with speed and ease of use in mind, allowing anyone to create their own magnum opus.
GarageBand is designed for first-time musicians and seasoned professionals alike. The intuitive software turns your computer into a home recording studio. You'll be able to create a custom band, arrange music, and create recording from multiple takes. The software features a powerful visual EQ, automated tempo effects, and a vocals jam pack.
iDVD allows you to turn your home videos into Hollywood-quality discs that can be played on almost any DVD player. The software allows you to create a disc using a predefined theme for menus. It transparently encodes video to the MPEG-2 DVD standard, and can even create a DVD slideshow from your digital photographs. It gives you all the tools necessary to share your videos and pictures with friends and family alike.
iWeb gives you the tools to create stunning web sites, without the need to learn the complicated HTML and CSS coding languages. You'll be able to create web widgets, integrate Google tools, work with web themes, and even build a site for use on your own domain name.
.Mac Web Gallery
iPhoto and iWeb work with the .Mac web service for online photo and web publishing. You'll be able to use these software tools in conjunction with .Mac to publish your photos, videos, and music online for the world to see. A .Mac account is required to utilize this functionality.
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Mac OS X
Computer: PowerPC G4, G5, or Intel Mac; Intel, Dual 2.0 GHz PowerMac G5, or 1.9 GHz iMac G5 required for iMovie; 744 MHz CPU required for iDVD Operating System: Mac OS X 10.4.9 Memory: 512 MB (1 GB recommended; 1 GB required for HD video) Hard Drive: 3 GB Software: QuickTime 7.2 Hardware: DVD-ROM drive required for software installation; SuperDrive or third-party DVD burner required for DVD burning
Other configurations may be supported. AVCHD video and 24-bit recording have additional requirements. Visit iMovie '08 Camcorder Support for more information on AVCHD.
24-bit recording in GarageBand '08 requires a Mac OS X compatible audio interface with support for 24-bit audio. Please consult the owners manual or manufacturer directly for audio device specification and compatibility.
iPhoto print services are available in the U.S., Canada, Japan, and select European countries. Internet access required; fees and terms apply.
iWeb requires Internet and web server access (.Mac recommended).
Some features in iLife require .Mac. The .Mac service is available to persons age 13 and older. Annual membership fee and Internet access required. Terms and conditions apply.