Don't-Miss Photography Stories

The 2010 Eddys: Hardware

Our favorite gizmos, gadgets, peripherals, and accessories of the past year.

Canon PowerShot SD4500 IS

Despite some fun and useful features, the high-zoom PowerShot SD4500 IS camera has disappointing image quality, poor battery life, and a lack of manual controls.

Create a gift collage from your favorite photos

Shape Collage helps you create gorgeous and personal holiday gifts suitable for framing.

Gifts for photographers

Thanksgiving’s over, December has arrived, and that means we’re marching into the thick of the holiday season. Given that, in this episode we look at a class of gifts that remain popular for and from geeks—photography.

Sony Alpha SLT-A55

Sony's translucent mirror technology makes its debut in the impressive A55 interchangeable lens camera. This camera is set apart by its small size, ability to continuously autofocus while shooting video, and fast continuous shooting mode.

10 Black Friday digital camera deals

These digital camera and camcorder Black Friday deals will make finding that perfect "something" a lot easier to find when shopping for the shutterbug on your gift list.

Buying a camera: Optical versus electronic viewfinders

Before investing in a new camera, its important to know what type of viewfinder it has and if that is the best option for you.

Gift ideas for photography buffs

macworld.com

The holiday season is just around the corner--here are some gift ideas for the photography lover in your life (even if that's you).

Kodak Pic Flick for iPhone

Despite some limitations, this app from Eastman Kodak makes it easy to produce quality color photo prints from your iOS device -- if you have a supported printer or digital photo frame.

Corel Paint It Show for iPad

This fun little app lets you choose, mix, and match your photos for a unique slideshow in which your photos are converted, stroke by stroke, into a painting. The results are entertaining to watch.

Apple releases Digital Camera RAW Update 3.4

Photographers on Leopard and Snow Leopard can look forward to compatibility with nearly a dozen new cameras from Canon, Nikon, Sony, and more.

FX Photo Studio 3.0 gets presets, 30 new effects

A major update to this photo app brings its total number of effects to over 170 and lets you layer, customize, and save effects as presets for reuse later. Sharing to Flickr and full support for the iPhone 4 and its camera round out a long list of updates.

iPhone 4 photo contest winners

We sorted through 600+ entries and voted on our favorite images. Here are the winners of Macworld's first iPhone 4 photography contest.

HD Hero

The HD Hero is sports enthusiasts whose hobby includes not just the activity itself, but sitting afterward at a computer messing with the images and footage gathered during a session.

PicBounce for iPhone

There's a clever idea behind this app -- upload your photos to Twitter and Facebook at the same time. Unfortunately, in our tests, PicBounce was unable to deliver.