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How to resize an image

Resizing an image is easy, and you have the tools right on your desktop or laptop. We'll show you how to resize an image on Windows PCs, Macs, and Chromebooks.
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The best free photo-editing software for 2023

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How to download Instagram photos (5 easy ways)

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How to blur a background in photos

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How to hide photos on your iPhone with iOS 16

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When is the best time to post on Instagram?

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How to remove the background from an image


The best 360-degree camera apps for iOS and Android

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How to share iPhone photos with Android devices

How to photograph fireworks

How to photograph fireworks and capture the colors of Independence Day

How to get Photoshop for free

Best photo apps for Android

The best camera apps for Android

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Photography 101: Exposure, aperture, shutter speed, and ISO

Understanding how the three elements of exposure work — aperture, shutter speed, and ISO — and how to use them will help you master your digital camera.
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The best Adobe Lightroom alternatives

These full-featured alternatives to Adobe Lightroom go beyond basic image organization to bring you powerful editing tools.
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How to use photography’s rule of thirds — and when to break it

The "rule of thirds" in photography is noteworthy because it goes against our natural inclination to make the center of attention the center of the photograph.
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The best iPhone camera accessories for 2022

From lights to lenses to microphones, we recommend the best iPhone camera accessories, which will take your mobile photography and video to the next level.

How to make a background transparent in Photoshop

From using A.I. assistance to doing it completely by hand, Photoshop has no shortage of tools for selecting an object and removing a background. But knowing when to use which tool can be a bit confusing. Learn how to make a background transparent in Photoshop by putting select and masking tools to work.
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The best action cameras

Get ready for adventure season with a rugged action cam you can take anywhere. Here are the best models, from a waterproof point-and-shoot to a modular 360 cam.
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How to use (almost) any camera as a webcam

Want to step up the quality of your video chats? Learn how to use a camera as a webcam with these solutions, including some free options.
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The best drones under $500

Looking to get a reliable, feature-rich drone without breaking the bank? Check out this tightly-curated list of the best drones you can get for $500 or less!

How to delete and recover photos in Android

Take control of your Android phone photo collection. We show you have to delete photos from your Android phone and to recover them if you change your mind.
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The best smartphone gimbals for 2022

Smartphone cameras are more impressive than ever before, but shaky video can ruin it. Check out the best gimbals to maximize your mobile photos and videos.

How to transfer photos from an iPhone to a computer

Have too many selfies filling up your iPhone's camera roll? You can free up space by moving them to your computer, either via USB, Wi-Fi, or a cloud service.
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How to delete and recover photos from your iPhone

As the volume of images shot on your iPhone grows, managing them is critical to the proper function of your phone. We show you how to delete and recover photos.

The best iPhone camera lenses

You'll need good glass if you're looking to take your iPhone photography to the next level. We rounded up the best iPhone camera lenses on the market.
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How to take great photos with your Pixel 4 or 4 XL

What makes the Google Pixel 4 camera tick? How can you take advantage of the powerful image processing to take truly great photos? Our Google Pixel 4 camera guide is packed with information and handy tips.
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Leaf peeping: How to photograph fall’s changing leaves

Planning on leaf peeping this fall? Here's how to capture photos of all those colors, from planning ahead to editing.
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How to add and edit text in Adobe Photoshop

Want to add text to your photos or get started on graphic design basics? Learn how to add and edit text in Photoshop.
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What Lightroom RAW photo import defaults are and how to adjust them

Lightroom RAW defaults apply in-camera filters -- including black and white -- in Lightroom automatically, and can also adjust images differently based on ISO.
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How to take a 3D photo from almost any smartphone

Thanks to artificial intelligence, you don't need an expensive smartphone to take a 3D photo to share on social media. We show you how.
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How to photograph the Perseid meteor shower 2020

Chance favors the prepared when it comes to capturing this year's Perseid meteor shower 2020. Here's how to get the best shots.
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Everything you can do in Photoshop for iPad, and what is still missing

Adobe Photoshop for iPad is steadily gaining new features, but what's still missing from the mobile version?
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Sony’s A7S III is the ultimate 4K video camera, five years in the making

After a five-year hiatus, Sony returns with a mirrorless video camera of unmatched low light and 4K video performance.
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Should you buy the Canon EOS R5 or EOS R6? The new mirrorless options compared

Canon isn't playing around with mirrorless anymore -- but which is better, the Canon EOS R5 vs. R6?

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