iPhone and Android Get Photoshop Touch Versions

Last year’s release of Photoshop Touch for the iPad brought iOS image editing to a new level. However, the camera in recent iPhone models are superior to those in the iPad, and iPhones are the tools most commonly in-hand for photography. So, lacking a phone version of Photoshop Touch meant being marginalized as a mobileContinue reading “iPhone and Android Get Photoshop Touch Versions”

The PostPC Future of Photography

At Apple’s iPad 3 event Tim Cook referred multiple times to “the PostPC era” we are living in. So immediately I started rethinking that phrase, as it applies to photography. The simplest result is the title of this article. Another element of the same Apple event has already inspired an article from me on theContinue reading “The PostPC Future of Photography”

iPad3 Event Shakes Things Up with iPhoto for iOS

There have been too many new products this month to be able to decide which to write about. The list includes Lightroom 4, Photoshop Touch, the Nikon D800, the Canon 5D Mark III, and the new iPad 3, to name only a few. But in terms of impact on the photo community, iPhoto for iOSContinue reading “iPad3 Event Shakes Things Up with iPhoto for iOS”

Events that will Speed Apple’s Migration to Solid State Drives

A number of largely unrelated events will have the combined effect of moving Apple onto an even faster track in adopting solid state drives instead of spinning hard drives in their devices. The first and foremost of these is the floods in Thailand which damages a significant portion of the world’s hard drive manufacturing facilities.Continue reading “Events that will Speed Apple’s Migration to Solid State Drives”

Ponderings on Phone Photography

As phone cameras, and phone image editing apps, improve the field of mobile phone photography is growing madly. I’m not talking about the photos people take of their friends at parties, or their families at events, or their new car when it first comes home, or even their dog or cat being cute. I meanContinue reading “Ponderings on Phone Photography”