photo apps

Avalanche uses AI to convert from Aperture to Lightroom (and preserves your edits)

New Mac app Avalanche uses artificial intelligence to preserve all your edits and metadata when it converts Aperture libraries to Lightroom. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Bring vivid HDR effects to your photos with one click [Deals]

One of the easiest ways to make any photo pop is to process it with High Dynamic Range, or HDR. Basically, it combines high and low exposures so that your photo represents a wide spectrum of light and

Adobe’s new camera app brings ‘AI magic’ to iPhone photos

After finally bringing Photoshop to iPad, Adobe says it will roll out a new smartphone camera app with a slew of creative lenses and AI powers that come at the point of capture. The upcoming Adobe

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)

The best stereo, video and game apps this week

Check out Roland's answer to iPhone 11's multiple cameras, turn mono to stereo with Haaze 2, and see the new Pixelmator Photo beta. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
10 reasons why Adobe Lightroom is the best mobile photo editor

10 reasons why Adobe Lightroom is the best mobile photo editor

Some would argue Adobe Lightroom is the very best photo editing app for smartphones, and there are many reasons to agree.

How to get Portrait mode-style depth of field with any iPhone or iPad

Focos 2 lets you turn any photo into a blurred-background Portrait-style photo. See Focos depth of field feature in action. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

How to remove the background from your Portrait photos

Use the Focos app to remove backgrounds from your Portrait mode photos with a simple slider. Then you can save them as transparent PNGs. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
The best black-and-white photo apps for iOS and Android

The best black-and-white photo apps for iOS and Android

Despite the ubiquity of color images native to digital cameras and smartphones, the emotion and drama of black-and-white photography maintain their allure. Here are a few of our favorite monochrome

The Dark Truth Behind Photo Editing Apps That ‘Perfect’ Your Appearance

There’s a whole world of apps that will physically shape your appearance, quicker than you can say, "body dysmorphia."
Photo apps that will give your insta photos that retro '90s feel

Photo apps that will give your insta photos that retro '90s feel

If you love old school graphics with scan lines, lower bitrates, glitches, and the like, we've got five photo apps that will give your Instagram pics a rad old school vibe.
The best A.I.-based photo apps for iOS and Android

The best A.I.-based photo apps for iOS and Android

Artificial Intelligence apps put a novel spin on social network-style photo filters. Instead of just overlaying an effect, these photo filters use machine learning and neural networks to transform an

Hasselblad Continues to Reshape Medium-Format Photography

From the dynamic X1D II 50C camera to the future-defining CFV II 50C digital back and 907X camera body Hasselblad‘s latest series of releases and announcements succeed two-fold. As the brand improves

New Instagram will take worry out of being liked

Facebook is retooling Instagram to take some social pressure out of social media. The photo-sharing app, which along with the iPhone sparked a revolution in instant photography, will reduce the

Here are the week’s best new photo, writing and music apps

This week we mangle music with Enso, the amazing new audio looper for iPad, and chop up images with Hyperspektiv 2.0. Plus a new music player app, and a big update to our favourite writing app. (via

Nizo blurs the lines between shooting and editing video

Nizo adds manual controls to the iPhone’s video camera, and mixes editing and shooting together. Making a beautifully-shot, edited, and scored movie is seamless. Check it out. (via Cult of Mac - Tech

Hyperspektiv app glitches up your photos and videos [Review]

Hyperspektiv is like no photo filter app you’ve ever seen. It’s glitchy, weird, unpredictable and amazing. A Hyperspektiv review. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Popsugar's Twinning app was leaking your photo, even if you didn't share it

Popsugar's Twinning app was leaking your photo, even if you didn't share it

If you spent anytime on the internet this holiday season, you likely saw friends and family sharing a photo matching their face with their celebrity look-alike. If they didn’t share the photo, it very

Lightroom-busting Darkroom comes to iPad

iPhone-favorite Darkroom brings its great photo editing tools to the iPad, complete with a new library layout, keyboard shortcuts, and lots more. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple

How to remove annoying objects from your photos

What do you do if your perfect photo is ruined by a rogue element, an annoying object, or a stray dissident? You remove it, that's what, with TouchRetouch. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through