App Of The Day

Our App Of The Day – Web Albums – Adds Camera Support For iPad 2


Pixite LLC improves Web Albums for iPad, an update to their popular photography app. Web Albums puts your entire Picasa online library at your fingertips. Featuring ultra simple setup, a super user-friendly layout, and Facebook integration, anyone can share their favorite Picasa images and videos. Version 2.1.2 adds full front and back-facing camera support for the new Apple iPad. Users can take photos and videos from their iPad 2 and upload them in full resolution while browsing their photos.

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Lars Perkins, Picasa Co-Founder says, "As a power user of Picasa, I wanted a way to enjoy my pictures on my iPhone and iPad. Web Albums App fits the bill perfectly. Now I can enjoy and share my albums whether I’m online or offline!  It’s a no-brainer for anyone who loves Picasa."

Web Albums for iPad lets users:
* View and manage albums from multiple Picasa accounts
* View their photos offline
* Turn their iPad into the perfect Picasa picture frame
* Share and view photos on Facebook
* View their friends’ albums
* Add captions and comments to photos and videos
* Show their photos and videos on a projector or TV using VGA output
* Protect their photos using passcode lock

Device Requirements:
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later
* 1.8 MB

Pricing and Availability


Web Albums for iPad 2.1.2 is only $2.99 (USD) and Web Albums App for iPhone and iPod touch is only $1.99 (USD). Both are available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Photography category.


Joanne Carter, creator of the world’s most popular mobile photography and art website—— TheAppWhisperer platform has been a pivotal cyberspace for mobile artists of all abilities to learn about, to explore, to celebrate and to share mobile artworks. Joanne’s compassion, inclusivity, and humility are hallmarks in all that she does, and is particularly evident in the platform she has built. In her words, “We all have the potential to remove ourselves from the centre of any circle and to expand a sphere of compassion outward; to include everyone interested in mobile art, ensuring every artist is within reach”, she has said. Promotion of mobile artists and the art form as a primary medium in today’s art world, has become her life’s focus. She has presented lectures bolstering mobile artists and their art from as far away as the Museum of Art in Seoul, South Korea to closer to her home in the UK at Focus on Imaging. Her experience as a jurist for mobile art competitions includes: Portugal, Canada, US, S Korea, UK and Italy. And her travels pioneering the breadth of mobile art includes key events in: Frankfurt, Naples, Amalfi Coast, Paris, Brazil, London. Pioneering the world’s first mobile art online gallery - has extended her reach even further, shipping from London, UK to clients in the US, Europe and The Far East to a global group of collectors looking for exclusive art to hang in their homes and offices. The online gallery specialises in prints for discerning collectors of unique, previously unseen signed limited edition art. Her journey towards becoming The App Whisperer, includes (but is not limited to) working for a paparazzi photo agency for several years and as a deputy editor for a photo print magazine. Her own freelance photographic journalistic work is also widely acclaimed. She has been published extensively both within the UK and the US in national and international titles. These include The Times, The Sunday Times, The Guardian, Popular Photography & Imaging, dpreview, NikonPro, Which? and more recently with the BBC as a Contributor, Columnist at Vogue Italia and Contributing Editor at LensCulture. Her professional photography has also been widely exhibited throughout Europe, including Italy, Portugal and the UK. She is currently writing several books, all related to mobile art and is always open to requests for new commissions for either writing or photography projects or a combination of both. Please contact her at: