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Why EXIF Data Matters to You (Even If You Don’t Know What It Is)

Hidden inside every photo we take is a wealth of important data. From organizing your photos to protecting your privacy, it’s all about EXIF.

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Four Tools to Make Photo Editing a Breeze

Photo editing needn’t be a chore. These four tools will boost your editing productivity.

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Ten Photoshop Tips Every Beginner Needs

Photoshop isn’t for the faint of heart. If you’re just getting started, these ten tips are a must.

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How to Use the New Photo Editor in Android KitKat

    While very few devices are actually running the latest version of Android (dubbed “KitKat”) there’s no time like the present to brush up on its newest feature — better photo editing! This video, via CNET, offers a nice walk-through suitable for beginners. If you’re an Android user, don’t miss it.

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How Photo Editing Will Improve in Android KitKat

Google rolled out a new version of its Android operating system last week (nicknamed KitKat) and one of the changes you’ll find is enhanced photo editing. Specifically, in the Android KitKat Gallery, you’ll be able to make non-destructive (i.e. reversible) edits to any photo on your Android phone or tablet. The edits can also be […]

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10 Bad Photoshop Habits You Should Break

Photoshop isn’t for everyone — it contains an almost countless list of photo-editing features that can be daunting, to say the least. Whether you’re a dabbler or a full-blown enthusiast, we found this video on 10 bad Photoshop habits to break pretty useful. Enjoy.

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Introducing ‘Ember’ – A Digital Scrapbook for Macs

Ember is a new Mac application that lets you create a digital scrapbook of your own personal images plus those you find online (legally acquired, mind you), alongside web pages and other graphic elements you can collect online. It’s almost like Pinterest but rather than on online network, it’s more personal with more powerful organizing […]

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Review: Photos Clogging Your Hard Drive? JPEGmini Can Shrink Them Down

What Is It: Software that can shrink your digital photo files by up to 80 percent while maintaining their original quality, saving you space on your hard drive. Available for both Mac and Windows. Price: JPEGmini retails for $20. There is also a free version for Windows users only that lets you shrink up to 20 photos […]

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Create Photo Slideshows with ScatterShow

Looking to turn your photos into an engaging slideshow? Smith Micro’s new ScatterShow software can pull images from your computer, Android phones (wirelessly, using the software’s Quicklink Hotspot feature), and Instagram feeds into your choice of template. You’ll find a selection of pre-loaded animation and visual effects, which can be customized as well so you […]

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Aviary Android Photo Editor Adds New Interface, Photo Filters

Do you shoot photos with an Android smartphone? If so, you might want to check out Photo Editor, the photo editing app from Aviary. The company  is updating it today to version 3.0. So what’s new? You’ll find a redesigned interface with editing tools that scroll rather than page so they’re easy to find. The “enhance” tool […]

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