IPhoto is obsolete in El Capitan?

Hello

I have recently upgraded to El Capitan and trying to update iPhoto and upgrade of the library.

I've been on the Apple cat with a consultant, and they told me that iPhoto is already obsolete. Are they just saying this to make me move my photos to the Photos app?

Thank you.

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Define obsolete

9.6.1 iPhoto works very well, but will never be updated if one day, an upgrade of the OS will leave work - so if you ever to upgrade your operating system it iPhoto will never leave work so for me, it will be obsolete

On the other hand Photos is especially iPhoto so why not go ahead and learn it?

LN

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