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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.

New flagship Olympus mirrorless compact camera fits all lenses

This high-end micro four thirds digicam goes directly to the top of the heap with DSLR image quality, huge electronic viewfinder, and rugged construction.

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Adobe debuts open source Generator in new Photoshop update

New plug-in platform automates image asset production and management for Websites, mobile apps, and games

PhotoDirector 5 steps up to compete with Aperture and Lightroom

Cross-platform PhotoDirector 5, with new 64-bit support, features enhanced editing, management, adjustment, and sharing.

Nikon gears up for the holiday season with new compact camera models

Iterative new features to its portfolio of fixed lens consumer and advanced cameras seek to make shooting easier and more enjoyable for target customers.

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Adobe launches Photoshop Photography Program for Creative Cloud

New plan offers twice the Photoshop goodness at half the subscription price.

Sony QX lens cameras transform your smartphone into a powerful point-and-shoot

Diminutive Sony Cyber-shot QX100 and QX10 cameras can be used on their own, if needed, or attached to a smartphone.

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Sony alters point of view with new-concept video cameras

The new Action Cam, Music Video Recorder, and 4K Ultra HD camcorders redefine consumer videocams from a different angle

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Hands-on: Flickr’s slick iPhone update puts filters in the foreground

Despite the static that greeted mobile Flickr's last overhaul, there are no arguments with this new version.

Mac Gems: Give OS X a makeover with Flavours

Apple themes to OS X that reflect your personality.

Sony's new mirrorless cameras strive for enthusiast sweet spot

Sony has released a pair of midlevel compact interchangeable lens cameras designed for the consumer step-up and enthusiast market.

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Hands-on with Eventiles, the camera roll curation genius

Eventiles organizes your iPhone photos into beautiful collages according to time and location.

These black-and-white photo apps are 50 shades of great

If Ansel Adams had these apps, he'd be the most popular guy on Instagram.

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Review: Perfectly Clear iOS photo editor both stuns and underwhelms

Athentech's Perfectly Clear image editing app for iOS works well on most images, and patience in selecting individual settings will likely be rewarded.

Hands on: MixBit is not another YouTube—but that's OK

MixBit, an iPhone app from YouTube developers, has an inspired idea of crowdsourcing video. Who knows? It may just play.

Hands on: Shutterfly Photo Story for iPad makes photo books that talk

The competitive universe of photo books has nothing on Shutterfly as its new free iPad app takes on the competition with a free online presence and a paid hard-copy version.