Tag Archive: Photo


How to Convert a Live Photo to Still Photo on iPhone

The Live Photos feature on new iPhone cameras is fun and interesting as it turns a still photo into a short live action clip automatically. While you can turn the Live Photos feature off and on easily with a quick toggle, another approach is to not think about it by leaving the feature on, then … Read More

Where Photo Booth Image Files are Located in Mac OS X

Photo Booth is the fun picture taking app in Mac OS X that takes selfies with the built-in FaceTime camera, some people use it for diaries or a mirror, and there are many goofy effects that can be applied to the images which turns Photo Booth into a fun house app of sorts. While users … Read More

iPhone 7’s redesigned antenna band revealed in leaked photo

The iPhone’s prominent (and, dare we say it, somewhat ugly)  antenna bands have been a staple of Apple’s handsets for a few years now. However, a new photo — allegedly leaked by Apple device maker Foxconn — shows off Cupertino’s more minimal approach with the upcoming iPhone 7. What do you think? As per iPhone tradition, the […]

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Teen dev’s ambitious app isn’t your typical photo editor

If you’ve grown bored of Instagram’s filters, there’s a new option for giving your iPhone photos a little touch of magic. New image-editing app Glaze is a one-stop-shop for photo tweakers that lets you jazz up still images, videos and — for iPhone 6s users — Live Photos, too. “When I was looking around for […]

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Where the ease of mobile and the power of desktop photo editing meet

One thing that apps like Instagram and VSCO have mastered is making photo retouching on a mobile device (e.g. smartphone, ipad, etc.) a breeze. Simple sliders grouped in easily understandable categories and real-time results make the editing process a snap. It’s fun and easy to dial in the overall look of an image on your […]

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Photo app lets you send the party snaps when you’re sober

There is a growing category of apps that fall under the heading, Apps to save us from ourselves. There are messaging apps that delay the sending of text messages and apps and hardware that measure the amount of alcohol on your breath. Flashgap enters this category – probably in time for some – to stop […]

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New photo app is like loading old film into your iPhone

We love our photo app filters, especially the ones that have the look and quality of a classic camera film. Now these filters will never replicate the rich tonality and texture of film, but given the cost and hassles of using it, the average person probably feels they’re not missing much. Deepak Mantena believes, yes, […]

Trippy photo app brings your worst nightmares to life

Remember when Google announced, probably from within a heavily fortified and Skynet-proof bunker, that its artificial neural networks were “dreaming”? And then we saw the above picture of a squirrel ravaged by a computer’s best and most terrifying guesses at… Read more ›

The SHOTBOX puts a well-lit iPhone photo studio on your table

Give Aaron Johnson the chance to give you his elevator pitch and he just might convince you that you need a tabletop photo studio. But even if you accept his points, you probably don’t have studio know-how or the room… Read more ›

Pixelmator update brings desktop-class photo repair to iOS

If you’re looking for a best-in-class photo retouching and editing app, you can’t go wrong with Pixelmator, available both for Mac and iOS. The mobile version is utterly fantastic, letting you engage in the same sort of high-end photo editing,… Read more ›