Getting Started with Mac Photos for Sierra in Photos for macOS Sierra

Photos macOS Sierra    |    Beginner
  • 7 videos | 27m 50s
  • Earns a Badge
Likes 17 Likes 17
The Photos app in macOS Sierra is the place to manage all your photos and videos. Learn how to start adding photos and videos to the app, how to view them once they've been imported, and how to customize the app to your liking.


  • open the Photos app on your Mac
    import photos
    import videos
    use the Photos app
  • view your photos
    change the display of your photos
    manage your Photo application preferences


  • Playable
    1.  Opening the Photos app for the first time in macOS Sierra
    3m 10s
    In order to start using the Photos application, you'll need to locate it on your Mac. See how to access, open and pin the application to your Dock in order easily access the application. FREE ACCESS
  • Playable
    2.  Importing photos in Photos for macOS Sierra
    3m 10s
    Importing your photos is a key component of the application. You can import from an external device, link with your iCloud as well as add photos from another location on your Mac. FREE ACCESS
  • Locked
    3.  Importing videos in Photos for macOS Sierra
    3m 38s
    You can also import your videos on the Photos app. See how to quickly import and distinguish your video files from the photo files with the Photos application. FREE ACCESS
  • Locked
    4.  Using the Photos app in Photos for macOS Sierra
    5m 26s
    If you're new to Photos, it's a good idea to get better acquainted with the interface. Discover the tools and functions that this photo application has to offer. FREE ACCESS
  • Locked
    5.  Viewing your photos in Photos for macOS Sierra
    3m 58s
    After you've added photos, you will be able to browse and view them within the application. See how to access and view photos as well as make copies or remove photos you no longer need. FREE ACCESS
  • Locked
    6.  Changing the display in Photos for macOS Sierra
    3m 50s
    If you need to zoom into your image you can use the zoom tool directly from the main interface. See how to quickly change the display of your images with the Photos application. FREE ACCESS
  • Locked
    7.  Managing the application preferences in Photos for macOS Sierra
    4m 39s
    The Photos application preferences can be customized and changed to meet your needs. See how to access and change the general application settings as well as the iCloud preferences with the app. FREE ACCESS


Skillsoft is providing you the opportunity to earn a digital badge upon successful completion on some of our courses, which can be shared on any social network or business platform.

Digital badges are yours to keep, forever.


Channel Mac Photos
Likes 10 Likes 10