Lesa SniderContributor, Macworld

PhotoLesa.com founder Lesa Snider is author of the best-selling Photoshop CC: The Missing Manual books, coauthor of iPhoto: The Missing Manual, author of the forthcoming Photos for Mac and iOS: The Missing Manual, author of The Skinny Book ebook series, and over 40 video courses. She also writes the Beginner's Workshop column in Photoshop User magazine.

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How to design your own great-looking business cards

DIY cards can still look professional, especially if you follow Lesa Snider's tips on everything from artwork to typography.

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How to fix pet pupils in Photoshop, Elements, and Pixelmator

Doggies and kitties get red-eye too. (And green, and blue, and even white.)

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How to convert a photo to a colored pencil sketch with Photoshop

Give your photos the pencil treatment for a bold, interesting look. It's easier than it looks, and Lesa Snider can show you how.

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The many superpowers of Apple's Preview app, part 2

Lesa Snider drops the other shoe and reveals even more of Preview's powers.

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Painter Essentials 5 review: Fun photo painting with 31 new brushes

With a simplified interface and powerful tools, this consumer-level Mac app is great for anyone creative.

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Mylio review: Keep your photos organized, synced and backed up

Nestled between iPhoto and Lightroom, newcomer Mylio wants to take the pain out of collecting and organizing your zillions of photos.

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The many superpowers of Apple's Preview app: Part 1

Preview has some surprisingly robust abilities for working with photos.

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How to create artistic prints in Photoshop and Photoshop Elements

A little finessing can turn your photos into works of art, with edges that look painted or a slick digital matte.

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Creaticity: The trick to adding text to a print layout in Lightroom

It can be done, but it's a little tricky. Lesa Snider has two methods to share.

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How to pick the best photo editor for your life

If you can't wait for Apple's new Photos to be released next year, there are several other image editors that might do the trick.

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How to make beautiful calendars with iPhoto

iPhoto's large, high-quality calendars make great gifts for friends and family, and they're easy to design.

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How to make the best cover images for your social media accounts

Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and even LinkedIn let you express your personality with a cover image as well as your profile pic. Lesa Snider explains how to make yours great.

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3 easy ways to fix a subpar photo

Try experimenting with color to improve so-so images. Lesa Snider has instructions for using iPhoto, Pixelmator, Photoshop Elements, and more.

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Review: Pixelmator for iPad is an affordable image editor that packs a powerful punch

Pixelmator makes for a wonderfully creative distraction that you’ll be itching to work with.

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Creaticity: The ultimate guide to better selfies

Yes, the selfie can be art. But not if it's a duckface mirror shot.