This tutorial provides the steps to launch iPhoto when connecting iPad to Mac OS X Lion. if you want to quickly transfer your photos from iPad to Mac then you can enable this option.
- Connect your iPad to Mac
- Open Finder -> navigate to Application -> Image Capture.
- Select your iPad under the Devices section
- Click the Show device settings if it not already shown.
- For your iPad, set the value as iPhoto for Connecting this iPad opens.
Now whenever the iPad is connected to the Mac, the iPhoto will be automatically opened with the Photos in your iPad.