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Halide brings Deep Fusion-style photo processing to older iPhones

Smartest Processing is a Halide's version of Deep Fusion. It even works on older iPhones. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Halide Update Adds Tactile Lens Switcher, Lens Guides, More for iPhone 11 and 11 Pro

Halide, a popular iPhone camera app is updated with new features. The Halide 1.14 update aims at bringing out the best in iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro. The update bundles in features like tactile Lens
Halide Camera for iOS Gains Support for iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro

Halide Camera for iOS Gains Support for iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro

Halide, a popular camera app designed for iOS devices, was today updated with support for the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro, with the company adding new features able to take advantage of the hardware

iPhone 11 ultra-wide camera disappoints RAW shooters

What makes the iPhone 11 Pro a Pro smartphone? It’s definitely not the ultra-wide camera. According to Ben Sandofsky, co-developer of the photo app Halide, the ultra-wide camera does not support RAW

iOS 13 finally lets you (kinda) replace Apple’s default apps

Using Shortcuts in iOS 13, you can launch any app in place of Apple's default Camera, Safari, Mail and other apps. Here's how to pull it off. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Portrait mode remains miraculous — but frustrating — on iPhone XS [Opinion]

The iPhone XS Portrait Mode revolutionized mobile photography, but it’s often frustrating to use, fickle, and unreliable. But if you want to taker portraits with your iPhone, tough. You have little

Brilliant iPhone camera app takes long exposures without tripod

Halide, an iOS camera app that entered a flooded photo app category in 2017, quickly rose above most of the others as a must-have tool for serious iPhone photographers. The creators, wanting manual
Halide Devs Launch New 'Spectre' App for Capturing Long Exposure Photos

Halide Devs Launch New 'Spectre' App for Capturing Long Exposure Photos

The developers behind the popular Halide photography app today launched an all-new app, Spectre. Spectre is designed to overhaul the way that we take long exposure images using some unique machine

Halide adds a color histogram and even smarter Smart RAW

The best non-Apple camera app just got even better. Halide now has a color histogram, and even smarter Smart RAW. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

HomeRun, Name Skillz, Digital D1, and other amazing apps of the week

Halide has added yet another awesome new feature to the iPhone’s best cameras app, AudioKit has busted out yet another amazing synthesizer, and that HomeRun has controls HomeKit from Apple Watch. (via

This app gives your pets the iPhone XR portrait treatment

While the iPhone XR can take some fantastic photos, it has a pretty disappointing limitation: You can't take advantage of Apple's portrait mode to take high-resolution and detailed portraits unless

Halide fixes iPhone XR’s Portrait Mode

Halide is back, this time it lets the iPhone XR take Portrait Mode photos of anything, not just people. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

At long last, pet portraits with background blur are possible on the iPhone XR

The new iPhones have some great new photography features, but the XR lacks a couple, for instance portrait mode for non-people subjects, owing to its sadly having only the one camera. So last year!
iPhone XR gets Portrait mode for pets and objects in Halide v1.11

iPhone XR gets Portrait mode for pets and objects in Halide v1.11

Unlike the iPhone XS and XS Max, the new iPhone XR features a single rear camera. Despite this hardware difference, the LCD model supports depth capture in the form of Portrait mode, but there’s a
iPhone XR gets Portrait mode for pets and objects in Halide v1.11

iPhone XR gets Portrait mode for pets and objects in Halide v1.11

Unlike the iPhone XS and XS Max, the new iPhone XR features a single rear camera. Despite this hardware difference, the LCD model supports depth capture in the form of Portrait mode, but there’s a

Halide Teases iPhone XR Portrait Mode Support for Objects and Pets

Unlike the iPhone XS, the iPhone XR only has a single camera on the back. But it still supports Portrait Mode. Just like Pixel 3, it uses software to create a fake bokeh effect. On paper, that’s all

iPhone XR may take portrait photos of non-humans through an app

The iPhone XR can take some quality portrait mode photos with its single camera, but there's a catch: for now, its reliance on software-based object detection limits it to photos of people. You might

How to get extreme background blur in iPhone XS photos

The iPhone XS' Depth Control can only add so much blur. Check out these apps that add some extreme background blur to your photos. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Spark shortcuts, Halide Smart RAW and other great apps of the week

This week its all about awesome updates. Spark adds Siri shortcuts to for your email, Halide adds Smart RAW to make your iPhone XS camera even better, and Fiery Feeds gets a makeover, and Pinboard

Smart RAW makes the iPhone XS camera even better

Halide's new Smart RAW feature lets the Xs and XS Max produce the best iPhone photos yet. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)