Derrick StorySenior Contributor, Macworld

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

Olympus OM-D E-M5 camera offers rich feature set, fine design, and excellent image quality

The Olympus OM-D E-M5 is a good-looking, well-designed, highly capable camera.

Mobile printing gets easier with or without AirPrint

With the proliferation of AirPrint-compatible printers, printing from your iPhone or iPad is a snap. But even if your don't have one of those, there are other easy and free ways to print from your iOS devices.

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 breaks ground with new core features

The essence of this new Lightroom version is the improved ability to make your photos look as good as possible.

Corel AfterShot Pro photo manager plays well in the big leagues

Corel’s new AfterShot Pro isn’t refined enough yet to seriously challenge Lightroom and Aperture, but it can augment them.

Adobe Lightroom 4 Beta shines with new video capabilities

Lightroom 4 Beta, which runs in Snow Leopard or Lion, promises to be a compelling upgrade for all Lightroom users.

Control Photo Stream with iPhoto and Aperture

Once photographers upgrade to Aperture, they don’t spend much time with iPhoto. This reservoir system for Photo Stream brings iPhoto back in to the photography workflow.

Pentax K-5 targets serious photo enthusiasts

A good choice for photographers who work in all types of outdoor environments and need a dependable DSLR that produces high quality images and video.

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Creating a cloud-based backup for your image library

Creating your own cloud storage system doesn’t require a degree in computer science. But it does help to choose the right equipment. Derrick Story advises photo pros how to get started.

How to import photos into Aperture 3

Aperture's import settings are extremely important and, when used properly, can keep your library small and organized.

Review: Canon EOS Rebel T3i DLSR camera

The impressive Canon EOS Rebel T3i features an adjustable LCD, full HD video recording, wireless flash control, a respectable continuous shooting mode, and a high resolution 18-megapixel sensor.

Samsung NX100

The NX100 is an innovative little camera, designed to lure compact shooters up to a larger sensor compact interchangeable lens (CILC) system. It has decent image quality and a large APS-C sensor, but is lacking a few key features, such as an integrated flash.

Review: Olympus E-PL2 camera

The Olympus E-PL2 is a compact and versatile interchangeable-lens camera, made more interesting by a selection of fun accessories offered by Olympus.

A photographer's workflows for the MacBook Air

Photographers who use the MacBook Air as a secondary computer need a workflow that allows them to integrate photos from the road into a master library at home. Two applications in particular, Apple Aperture and Adobe Lightroom, are well-suited for this task.

Field testing the MacBook Air for photographers

On paper, the MacBook Air appears to be the answer to many roving photographers’ dreams. It’s small enough to travel in a camera bag yet fast enough to run major photography software. Derrick Story takes the 13-inch MacBook Air on the road for six weeks to see how it performs.