Don't-Miss Photography software Stories

Three apps to help manage your photos

As enjoyable as it can be to add fun edits to your images, being able to easily manage and share your work is an important way to complete the experience of dealing with your photos and videos. The three reasonably priced applications I discuss here will help keep your work organized and ready to be shared online.

Find photos that Image Capture lost

Photos that have been deleted from your camera after a failed import can be found in a hidden folder.

Automator workflow of the month: More flexible iPhoto e-mail

Looking for a better way to send out those holiday photo e-mails? Our Automator Workflow of the Month gives you more control over image size when you send e-mails from iPhoto '11.

Original photo mosaics make great gifts

Did you ever admire those large images that were actually made up of hundreds of smaller pictures? You too can create a mosaic. Chris McVeigh walks you through the steps using his favorite mosaic software.

Create and print great holiday cards using iPhoto '11

As of Thursday, we are officially two weeks into the holiday season, enough to instill minor panic into even the most hearty of gift-givers. Thankfully, you can avoid offending your second cousin—and cut down your Christmas buying list—by substituting a gift with the time-honored tradition of sending over a holiday card.

Share your holiday photos privately

Here are a few sites that let you share your holiday snapshots while retaining control over your privacy.

Create a gift collage from your favorite photos

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

Bugs & Fixes: A trio of bugs make news

Bugs related to Apple's Clock app, iPhoto '11, and new MacBook Air displays hit the newswire this week.

Bugs & Fixes: Photoshop Elements 9 importing issue

Adobe's new Photoshop Elements 9 can have difficulties importing iPhoto libraries. Adobe claims to be working on a solution.

Scan images wirelessly with Preview

Cut the cords and set up your Mac and all-in-one scanner so you can scan documents and images over a Wi-Fi connection.

Editing tips and tricks for Apple's mobile iMovie app

Apple's iMovie app for iOS 4 is fairly easy to use, but it also carries expectations based on what iMovie for Mac (or really any video editor) can do. Being a mobile app, some capabilities aren’t available—or are they? Here are some tips for expanding the editing features of iMovie 1.1.

Bugs & Fixes: Preview's TIFF-to-JPEG color inversion bug

Ted Landau tries to convert a TIFF image to the JPEG format and gets an image with inverted colors. But don't worry -- there are several easy work-arounds.

Give your artwork that comic book look

You can take any photo or drawing and make it look like it belongs in the funny pages. Chris McVeigh walks you through the steps.

How to pull still images from your videos

Have you ever captured a fleeting moment on digital video, only to wish you also had it as a still image? Follow these simple directions to turn any frame of a video into a photograph.

Three Mac photo apps that add creative effects

Use the effects in the TiltShiftFocus, HDRtist, or ImageFramer Mac desktop apps to give your bland photos a completely new look.