#5 – Target Display Mode & Photo Monitor Advice

It’s a display question bonanza. We’ve got questions from two guys named Nick today from opposite sides of the world. Nick in Australia has a old semi-broken 27″ iMac that he would love to use as a secondary display for his MacBook Pro, but needs some help making that happen.

And Nick from New York has just built a shiny new photo editing computer for himself and now needs to decide on a new under-$1000 monitor to go with it. Don’t worry, we’ve got some ideas for him.

Some things mentioned in this episode include:

The Ins and Outs of Your iMac’s Target Display Mode

How to Boot a Mac from External Drive

Target Disk Mode

Samsung 850 EVO Internal SSD on Amazon

SanDisk Extreme 64GB USB 3.0 Thumbdrive on Amazon

Apple Thunderbolt to Firewire Adapter on Amazon

Apple 15″ Retina MacBook Pro on Amazon

Dell 24″ P2415Q on Amazon

X-Rite i1 Display Pro on Amazon

Samsung 28″ UHD Monitor on Amazon

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