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Pixelmator 3.0 packs new imaging engine in time for Mavericks

New Liquify tools and layer styles enhance Pixelmator's latest version.

Hands-on with iPhoto for iOS and OS X

New versions of iPhoto tighten integration between Apple hardware, desktop, and cloud services.

Summary: Apple unveils slew of new iPads, MacBooks, Mac Pro, and apps

In a fast-paced event Tuesday, Apple unleashed a bunch of new products across its iPad and Mac product lines, along with updates to over 20 apps and (oh, yeah) a new version of OS X, too.

Apple overhauls iLife apps for both the Mac and iOS

Long-awaited upgrades finally come to Apple's iLife collection of creative desktop and mobile applications.

Video autoplay comes to Instagram, but you can set some limits

Instagram's latest update institutes video autoplay on the service, but you can set limits.

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Up close with iOS 7's Camera and Photos apps

The arrival of iOS 7 means big changes for mobile photography, thanks to massive changes to the Camera and Photos apps in Apple's mobile OS.

Flickr adds automatic photo uploads to iOS app

Flickr has added a new auto upload feature to its iOS app, the photo service announced Wednesday.

The iPhone 5s camera takes on the Scottish Highlands

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National Geographic photographer Jim Richardson took some outright stunning shots of the Scottish Highlands with his iPhone 5s; he also discusses the pros and cons of shooting with a mobile phone over a DSLR.

Photo-sharing app Loom opens to all, adds a snazzy new iOS 7 design

Forget iPhoto or Photo Stream -- Loom wants to be the place where you store and organize your images. After a few months in private beta, the photo storage service has opened to the public with a new mobile interface for iOS 7 and support for Raw files.

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Coming soon to your Instagram feed -- a word from our sponsors

Photos and videos from brands you don't follow will soon show up in your stream.

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When 10 seconds don't do -- Snapchat now lets photos stay for a day

Snapchat is giving photos and videos captured with its app some longevity.

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Perfectly Clear cleans up images with just a tap and slide

With a simple slider interface and impressive presets, Perfectly Clear can turn photo mistakes into share-worthy masterpieces.

Point, shoot, share: 10 alternatives to Instagram and Facebook

Specialty photo-sharing networks provide extra privacy, voice captions, storytelling, and even an easy way to buy prints.

The 10 best new photography features in iOS 7

Once you get used to the mobile OS's overhauled Camera and Photos apps, you'll take pictures faster and better than ever.