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Chris McVeigh is an author, illustrator and toy photographer who lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Adobe Illustrator CC

Illustrator CC2014 review: Adobe continues to add refinements that benefit illustrators

Usability enhancements to drawing and perspective tools round out this latest revision.

Review: Illustrator CC more refined than revolutionary

With Illustrator CC, Adobe has embarked on a new strategy of improving existing features rather than focusing on new capabilities. That's not a bad thing.

Tips and tricks for iPhoto for iOS

You may think you know most of what there is to know about iPhoto's mobile version, but the more obscure capabilities make your pictures pop.

Craft your own animated GIFs with these tools

Animated GIFs are exploding like a house on fire. We look at some of the apps that help you create your own from both stills and video.

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Dolling up display text with a halftone gradient

Create punchy, stylized text in Photoshop.

How to create your own animated GIFs the easy way

The infamous GIF89a emerges from purgatory to splash as the Web's new cool thing, again.

Create a holiday newsletter with Pages or iPhoto

Two easy and fun ways to put together a simple newsletter for friends and family

How to rid your close-ups of dust and scratches with Photoshop

If you took your close-up or macro photo under less than ideal conditions, you may need some cleanup later. Here's how to do it in Photoshop and Photoshop Elements.