It won’t be long now until we are awash with BlackBerry PlayBooks. But like any tablet it’s really only as good as the apps that go with it and RIM have got a long way to go to catch up with Apple. We want to help them as they have a very accomplised product in the new BlackBerry PlayBook and we’ve selected the latest 15 photo and video apps to get you tempted.
You can preorder the BlackBerry PlayBook here…
PicasaBuddy is a Picasa Web Albums viewer. You can pull up all public albums for a specific username or search the public Picasa Community.
*** COMING SOON ***
– Saved searches
– Save images to CameraRoll
– Log in to view Private Albums
Compatiable with BlackBerry PlayBook
photomode turns your Playbook into a digital photo frame. Allows you to show off your photos to family and friends. Supports transitions and holiday themes.
With Photo Presenter for BlackBerry PlayBook you can arrange beautiful presentations of your photos.
You can show your images in an easy way to your friends and collegues.
You can use your BlackBerry PlayBook as a digital photo frame.
Choose photos, order them, set some options (time, repeat, randomization), choose some music and enjoy your photo presentation.
There are some sample photos included to play around with Photo Presenter.
As featured in a nation-wide marketing campaign, the NFB Films app allows you to watch over 2000 movies – documentaries, animations and feature films – free on your Playbook.
*Over 2000 free movies to watch
*Kids’ channel with fun and educational content for children
*Browse films by channel
*Search for films by title
*Bookmark your favourite films
The National Film Board is Canada’s public film producer and distributor.
PhotoRSS is a new way to look at your favourite blogs and news feeds. Forget about text for a second and focus on the photos! PhotoRSS lets you see posts from your favourite blogs in picture form. It accepts any standard RSS feed and comes with a bunch of popular sites preloaded.
The interface is beautiful in its simplicity, putting content front and centre. PhotoRSS offers a clear reading experience and beautiful, clean, crisp, full-screen photos.
See amazing photography from around the globe using this awesome app designed especially to make the most of the beautiful screen on your BlackBerry® PlayBook™. Search for tags to find photos of a particular subject or just browse through the new and interesting photos from today. Touch a photo to read more information about it and for the option to find similar images, then share your finds via Facebook or Twitter. An intriguing and compelling window onto the world as seen by the talented photographers in the Flickr community!
Revista Foto DNG
"Visor Revista Foto DNG" is a viewer for the Spanish magazine Revista Foto DNG (http://www.fotodng.com), with this viewer you can view all numbers for free in flash format and with links to webs. In next versions will be possible offline access to all the numbers.
Flickr Photo Frame
Turn your BlackBerry® PlayBook™ into a Digital Photo Frame by bringing all of the beautiful photos that Flickr provides to your PlayBook™ and view them individually or as a slide show.
This application will allow you to browse Flickr on your BlackBerry® PlayBook™. If you login you’ll be able to mark photos as favorites, view your account and see photos shared specifically with you!
Flickr Picker is a simple photo slideshow that allows you to search flickr via search terms. You can also save photos to the device for use as wallpaper. Photo surfing has never been easier!
With FotoFlo, you can display your photos from Flickr on the BlackBerry® PlayBook™. You can search for your username and see the latest thumbnails of your photostream. With a simple click you can watch the public photos in fullscreen. You can also navigate between the pictures in fullscreen mode.
Of course, you can also browse public photostreams of other Flickr user if you search for their username.
Need to add some words or draw stuffs on your photos? Try this free and easy-to-use photo editor to express and elaborate more on your images.
Simply choose a photo from your gallery and start sketching! No hassles.
Photo Note is a must have free tool for editing images on your BlackBerry PlayBook.
PRO version coming with more useful features. Stay tuned 😉
Eighty-Eight Iso for BlackBerry PlayBook
88 iso is a new way to enjoy your flickr photos. Search pictures by username or by tags and navigate through them in a beautiful and simple interface.
Ever felt your inspiration was escaping you? Ever needed something to bring you back to creativity? Sometimes all we need is a little reminder of what can be done. Enter ShotSpire! This free application taps into an online sharing site full of people showing off what they are currently working on called Dribbble(TM). Jus turn on your device and give ShotSpire a go and you can get all the new and old projects others are working on to give you a good push to get your brain into gear. Best of all its free!
With AgileMug on Playbook, you can bring your photo albums on SmugMug with you everywhere you go. You can browse the albums by the categories, and view each album in a photo gallery.