Software Update: Apple iPhoto 8.1

Apple released an update for the photo manager iPhoto ’09 on Tuesday. The update has been given version number 8.1 and is just over 160MB in size. The ’09 release of iPhoto is part of iLife ’09. Among other things, the program is able to recognize faces and add geotags to photos. With version 8.1 it is possible to order hardcover photo books. In addition, several new travel-focused book themes have been added and several new holiday cards have been added. The full release notes can be found below:

About iPhoto 8.1

This update adds several new print product options to iPhoto ’09:

  • Hardcover books can now be ordered in a new extra-large (10″ x13″) size
  • Includes three new book themes with travel-oriented designs: Tropical, Asian, Old World
  • A variety of new holiday greeting cards themes are now available

The update is recommended for all users of iPhoto ’09.

Version number 8.1
Release status Final
Operating systems macOS
Website Apple Inc.
File size 160.40MB
License type Freeware