Photo Booth 4.x: About Photo Booth

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About Photo Booth

It’s easy to create snapshots and video clips of yourself. Using the camera built into your Apple display or Mac or an external digital video camera, you can create a single-image photo, a quick burst of four photos (called a “4-up” snapshot), or a movie clip.

You can add interest to your snapshots and video clips by using effects, including color and distortions. Or you can use backdrops to create a video clip that makes you look like you’re underwater, shoot a photo that has the Eiffel Tower in the background, and more.

You can use your snapshots and video clips several ways:

  • Set your iChat buddy picture. You can use a single-image snapshot, or create an “animated” buddy picture by using a 4-up snapshot.

  • Set your account picture.

  • Attach a photo or video clip to an email message.

  • Export a picture to iPhoto.

  • Export any photo or video clip as a file you can save on your computer and use in other applications.

Published Date: Sep 3, 2015