Lesa SniderContributor, Macworld

PhotoLesa.com founder Lesa Snider is the author of the forthcoming Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop CC for Photographers Classroom in a Book, Photos for Mac and iOS: The Missing Manual, Photoshop CC: The Missing Manual , The Skinny ebook series, and over 40 video courses. She has a monthly column in Photoshop User and Photo Elements Techniques magazines.

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How to stitch photos into a panorama using Adobe Camera Raw

Take several overlapping shots and then merge them into a panorama using Adobe Photoshop’s Camera Raw plug-in.

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How to create instant slideshows in Photos for Mac and iOS

A slideshow is a great way to showcase your vacation pics.

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How to easily assess, cull, and organize photos in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Use Lightroom's Pick and Reject flags to find the best pictures and get rid of the worst ones from a photo shoot.

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How to edit video in Photoshop CC

Create a short movie by mixing video, stills, and text.

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How to rediscover music using iTunes Genius Playlists

Learn to create a Genius Playlist and break free from your musical rut.

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How to access advanced OpenType features in a variety of apps

Up your typography game in Apple, Microsoft, Adobe and Quark apps.

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Adobe Photoshop Elements 14 review: When you need more than what Apple Photos has to offer

The latest version of Adobe’s photo organizing and editing application has a host of welcome improvements for beginners and advanced users alike.

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Understanding photography-related file formats

The lowdown on file formats used by cameras.

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Understanding basic image file formats

What's the difference between a JPEG, PNG, and TIFF? Which file format should you use and when?

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The secret to producing subtle photographic color effects in Photoshop

The trick to using Photoshop's toning presets is knowing where to find them.

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How to calculate print size for your photos

A little bit of easy math is all it takes to make sure your prints look their best.

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7 Safari superpowers for creatives

Handy tips when you're on the Web.

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How to create your own Valentine cards using Photoshop and Photoshop Elements

Learn to create a simple yet classy Valentine cards.

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Essential tips for creating your own ebooks

Creating and publishing your own ebook is easier than ever before.

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How to create an animated GIF in Photoshop

Learn to use Photoshop to make an animated GIF that cycles through several images to create a slideshow that plays automatically on the web.