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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC 2015 review: New features and major performance gains

Adobe's photo organizer makes easy work of HDR and panoramas, recognizes faces, and takes better advantage of your computer's GPU.

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Review: Photos for OS X is faster than iPhoto but less powerful than Aperture

Photos arrives with OS X 10.10.3, but should you use it? Jeff Carlson unwraps the new app and Apple's iCloud Photo Library feature.

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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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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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Review: Photoshop Elements 13 gets Photomerge and content-aware fill

Creativity, selection refinement, and content-aware fill are the highlights in Adobe's new consumer-level editor.

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Light Up review: Put a spotlight on your photos and slide presentations

Light Up takes images and allows you to create masks that block out the items you want to highlight.

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Photoshop CC 2014 review: Image editor gets new time-saving features

Even after all these years, Adobe continues to add new features to its venerable image and photo editor that make it easier to get your work done.

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Snapheal review: Make those background objects in your photos go away

An easy-to-use Mac app for retouching your photos.

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Briefly review: A lickety-split Mac app for stop-motion video creation

When you want a no-fuss, no-muss app for making stop-motion videos, Briefly fits the bill.

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iResizer review: Get your images to fit, without cropping

Though it's not perfect, iResizer is a handy content-aware scaling tool that makes your images fit particular aspect ratios without cropping.

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Staff Picks: Insert adventures into GifMill, get animated GIFs

Peak Systems's GifMill is a quick and easy way to make animated GIFs on your iPhone from video or images, and it's this week's Macworld staff pick.

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VSCO Cam review: Take photos, edit, and share online in one snazzy iOS package

VSCO Cam is a snazzy camera and editing app with a half-baked online sharing experience bolted onto the side. The app needs only to find a way to smooth the rough edges in its interface to be a truly essential camera app alternative.