Exporting From iPhoto For Backup Or Aperture Or LightRoom

When I first got my Mac, I was blown away by the ease-of-use of the iLife suite of apps, especially iPhoto. iPhoto makes it easy to capture your photos from your camera, organize them, and edit them for sharing with the world. But, as my skill with photography and editing has elevated, I’ve found iPhoto to be too limiting. After evaluating a couple of solutions and decided that Adobe’s LightRoom is the next step for me. However, there is a catch – I have all my photos in iPhoto, which stores my photos in a proprietary database, making it a challenge to use my photos elsewhere. Read how I addressed this after the break.

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