I just posted pics of my trailer (new to me) in the Community side if any one wants to see. Posting pics from a Mac is a pain on the forum side.
Whether on a Mac or PC, the procedure is the same. Perhaps the "pain" you describe is having to use a host site. Since I already have an album on Photobucket.com, let me count the clicks it takes me to add a picture to this post.
From Bookmarks, select the URL for the album.
Click on next to get to the second page.
Click on IMG Code URL
Click in this post
Most often, I use TinyPic.Com to post a picture on this forum. Here is a tutorial
Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know much, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.
I use Google's Picasaweb to host pics. It is free up to 1GB then $5 per year for 20GB (larger plans available, too), fast and tons of features. Auto-sizing, geo-location, quick linking, slide shows, unlimited albums and lots more.