Jackie DoveMacworld

Jackie is a tech writer and editor in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her specialties include Apple hardware and software, art, design, photography, video, AR, VR and 3D, and a wide range of creative and productivity apps and systems.

iPhoto 2.0 for iOS review: Better speed, search, and sharing

The new mobile version of iPhoto retains all of the great features it got last year, plus it works more smoothly and picks up a few new tricks.

Demystifying digital camera sensors once and for all

Forget megapixels. A camera's soul is its sensor, and not all are created equal.

Nikon's new D610 DSLR boasts new features and a lower price

The D610 full-frame DSLR improves on last year's D600, while costing $100 less.

Rugged Nikon digicam can dive and freeze without protection

The Nikon 1 AW1 is the first interchangeable lens camera that can accompany you from the top of a mountain to the bottom of a lake.

New flagship Olympus mirrorless compact camera fits all lenses

This high-end micro four thirds digicam goes directly to the top of the heap with DSLR image quality, huge electronic viewfinder, and rugged construction.

Nikon gears up for the holiday season with new compact camera models

Iterative new features to its portfolio of fixed lens consumer and advanced cameras seek to make shooting easier and more enjoyable for target customers.

Sony QX lens cameras transform your smartphone into a powerful point-and-shoot

Diminutive Sony Cyber-shot QX100 and QX10 cameras can be used on their own, if needed, or attached to a smartphone.

Sony's new mirrorless cameras strive for enthusiast sweet spot

Sony has released a pair of midlevel compact interchangeable lens cameras designed for the consumer step-up and enthusiast market.

Hands on: Shutterfly Photo Story for iPad makes photo books that talk

The competitive universe of photo books has nothing on Shutterfly as its new free iPad app takes on the competition with a free online presence and a paid hard-copy version.

Nikon's new long zoom point-and-shoot is smarter than any phone camera

Nikon's Coolpix L620 offers 14X zoom range; further specializes long lens point and shoots.

Panasonic takes the long view with the Lumix FZ70

The Lumix DMC-FZ70 has a staggering 60X optical zoom range, the most for a consumer point-and-shoot.

Canon's EOS 70D DSLR focuses on clear, sharp video

Canon is blurring the lines between still cameras and camcorders with brand-new autofocus technology.

Sony launches new high-end pocket cameras

Sony unveils special editions of its compact cameras with the new RX100 II and the RX1R.

Samsung's Galaxy NX spotlights Android software in a new high-end camera

Samsung launches the first advanced, interchangeable lens camera with Jelly Bean inside.