Jackie DoveMacworld

Jackie is a tech writer and editor in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her specialties include Apple hardware and software, art, design, photography, video, AR, VR and 3D, and a wide range of creative and productivity apps and systems.

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Photoshop Express 5 for iOS review: Adobe boosts app with brilliant collage feature

New hooks into Google Photos expands cloud-based interoperability.

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Streetography review: Photo app automatically puts your snapshots on the map

Free iPhone app crowd sources street photography to map neighborhoods block-by- block.

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Wacom Bamboo Slate review: Smartpad marries traditional note-taking to online output

Clipboard style smartpad bridges the gap between handwriting and keyboarding, but clunky software tarnishes the results.

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Adobe Photoshop Elements 15 review: Image editor boosts its photo-manipulation features

Brand new guided edits make changing facial features, creating text from images, making multi-textured collages a snap.

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Adobe Premiere Elements 15 review: Upgrade moves consumer videographers more deeply into creative turf

From haze removal to matching musical scores, this version simplifies complex moves with baby steps.

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10 photo apps that use AI to give your pics a new artistic look

Artificial intelligence replaces filters to rock unique painterly effects for your photos.

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Polaroid Swing review: For those times when a snapshot is not enough

Free iPhone app straddles the line between photo and video.

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Aurora HDR 2017 first look: Macphun's flashy editor turbocharges your photos

Batch processing, combined with new tools and presets, promise to make your pictures sizzle.

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Adobe’s new Lightroom for Mobile 2.5 ushers in a new era of raw shooting on iOS

The new version of mobile Lightroom coincides with the release of iOS 10 to offer a total raw photo workflow.

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Microsoft Pix review: iOS photography app uses artificial intelligence to rival Apple’s Camera

AI-based iOS shooter focuses on people but offers minimal after-shot flexibility.

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Prisma review: Intelligent photo effects app taps into deep learning for an edgy art connection

Intermittent performance issues plague stunning AI-based photo app.

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Corel Painter 2017 adds new brushes, gradient tools, and texture painting

Painter stays on top with new features and enhancements for professional artists.

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Astropad update challenges Wacom with improved performance and natural drawing flair

Mac-iOS duo promises greater speed, stylus control, and app compatibility.

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Adobe brings Lightroom to the living room with an Apple TV app

Creative Cloud subscribers can use Lighroom for Apple TV to see their photos on the biggest screen in the house.

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LiquidText for iPad review: All you need for deep research projects

Gesture-based app smoothly integrates multiple document annotation.