Derrick StorySenior Contributor, TechHive

Derrick is author of iPad for Digital Photographers (Wiley & Sons) and is the voice of weekly photography podcasts at

Five tips to help you choose a new camera lens

A new lens is energizing. Photographers tend to like their camera bodies, but love their lenses.


The 7-step edit in Aperture 3.4

Basic adjustments in Aperture 3.4 will clean up 90 percent of your images.

Review: Olympus PEN E-PL5 features great image quality and swift autofocus

The Olympus PEN E-PL5 is a top-notch performer, but hold it in your hands before making a buying decision.


Can Canon save the point and shoot?

Canon seeks to breathe new life into the point and shoot camera sector with the PowerShot N.


Review: Pentax K-30 is a great choice for outdoor and adventure shooting

The Pentax K-30 is a particularly good fit for outdoor explorers and those who prefer not to worry about their camera when shooting in adverse conditions.


Essential guide to photography peripherals

Stuff you need and want to protect your camera and enhance your photos.


How to get your pictures out of Aperture

Getting your images into Aperture is easy; getting them out is easy too, just not as intuitive. Derrick Story walks you through the steps for moving both original and edited photos out of Aperture.

Get the big picture with iOS 6 panoramas

The new iOS 6 panorama feature can change the look of your slideshows and books, as well as your still images.

Field Test: Pentax K-30

If you're shooting outdoors under harsh conditions, the Pentax K-30 will let you keep your mind on your photos, instead of fretting about the camera.


The ultimate iPhoto workflow

From iPhoto to iPad and back to your Mac, here's a photo editing, storage, and transfer workflow to suit your needs. Give it a try.

Glass with class: Intriguing lens options shown at Photokina

Simply going with the glass made by the camera body manufacturer might feel safe. But there are many tempting optics out there.


Innovative temptations at Photokina

There are a plethora of photographic delights at this year's Photokina show in Germany. Derrick Story is out there stalking the floor.