TUAW Tip: Crack open the monolithic iPhoto ’08 Library

Longtime iPhoto users may be accustomed to diving into the iPhoto Library folder hierarchy to root around and pull out original files at will, but there’s a change afoot with iPhoto ’08: the library is now stored as a package, the Mac OS X ‘faux file’ representation of deep folder structures with a single-file face. Double-clicking the package simply opens iPhoto, without giving any sign of the good stuff within (unless you consider a 15 GB file to be a giveaway).

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