Transferring Smart Album Images to Another Project or Album

You can transfer images from a Smart Album to another project or album, such as a MobileMe album or a book album. You transfer images by selecting the images in the Smart Album and dragging or copying them into another project or album.

To transfer images from a Smart Album to another project or album
  1. Create a new project or album, if necessary.

  2. Select the Smart Album, then select the images you want.

  3. Drag or copy the images into the project or album you want to transfer the images to.

You can also select the images in the Smart Album and have Aperture create a new album to hold them.

To transfer images from a Smart Album to a new album that Aperture creates
  1. In the Library inspector, select the Smart Album containing the images you want to transfer.

  2. Click the Filter HUD button in the Browser, then choose the appropriate search criteria in the Filter HUD.

  3. Click the New Album With Current Images button to create an album, or choose the type of album you want from the Filter HUD Action pop-up menu in the bottom-right corner of the Filter HUD.

    Figure. Browser's Filter HUD showing items in the Filter HUD Action pop-up menu.

A new album is created, containing the images you selected using the search criteria.