Mobile Photography and Art – A Picture’s Worth with Sukru Mehmet Omur from Istanbul, Turkey
‘A Picture’s Worth‘… is where we ask mobile photographers that have created powerful mobile photography/art to explain the processes they took. This includes their initial thoughts as to what they wanted to create, why they wanted to create it, how they created it, including all apps used and what they wanted to convey. We also ask these incredible artists to explain their emotions and how the image projects those feelings. We have published a few A Picture’s Worth articles recently, if you have missed those – please go here. In this ‘A Picture’s Worth’ today we asked Sukru Mehmet Omur to tell us more about his image, ‘The Cloud Corporation’,…
iOS Photography App Tutorial – Union – by Jerry Jobe
We are delighted to publish our latest iOS photography app tutorial, this time with the very successful app Union by Pixite. Jerry Jobe has written Part 1 of this wonderful blending app to help you gain greater control via the user interface. Over to you Jerry (forward by Joanne Carter). “I’m a huge fan of the apps by Pixite. Last year around this time, I published articles on Tangent (see here), LoryStripes (see here) and Fragment (see here), followed later in the year by the brand-new Matter (see here). I even covered the app developed by Ben Guerrette pre-Pixite: DecoSketch (see here). So, naturally, I was excited when Pixite introduced…
Shift – New iPhone Photography App by Pixite Coming Soon
Shift is a new app by developers Pixite, of Fragment, Union, Tangent, Matter and LoryStripes fame. They have produced competent apps in the past and Shift promises to be another. According to Pixite, “Shift lets you create your own personal photo filters with one tap of a button. Shuffle through an endless combination of textures, colors, and blends to produce stylish effects like grit and grunge, vintage, light leaks, and high contrast black and whites”. We have attached the developers promotional trailer below to give you an insight. We have not tested this app and so we are not able to give an independent view at present.
iOS 8: Pixite Photo Kit bundle and Big Fragment Update
As many of you may be aware the Apple App Store will be offering app bundles with the launch of iOS 8. The team at Pixite apps, will be bundling all five of their apps, which includes Tangent, LoryStripes, Fragment, Union and Matter within a new bundle called ‘Pixite Photo Kit’. They have also updated significantly Fragment and Matter to iOS 8. We have detailed more information relating to the Fragment update below: Photo Editing Extension You don’t even have to go searching for Fragment to do your edit. You can just browse your photos in the native app and do your Fragment edit directly inside Photos. And the edits…
iOS Photography App – LoryStripes – Temporary Price Drop
LoryStripes has earned it’s stripes as a popular and effective app for mobile photography. LoryStripes is from Pixite the same developers for Tangent, Fragment and Union – all equally popular apps. Usually LoryStripes retails for $1.99/£1.49 but today you can pick it up for $0.99/£0.69 – download here.
Technical Tutorial – ‘Fragment’ iOS Photography App by Jerry Jobe
We’re delighted to publish Jerry Jobe’s latest technical tutorial, this time on the new and popular app Fragment by the developers of the uber popular app Tangent, amongst others. Jerry has as always created a totally fabulous tutorial to help guide you though. Take a look – we also have some promo codes to giveaway today too! Over to you Jerry and thank you so much…(foreword by Joanne Carter). “So, just after I said that I had wrapped up the look at the apps of Pixite and Ben Guerrette, another one was released. It has all the goodness of Deco Sketch, Tangent, and LoryStripes, and it’s called Fragment.…
Tangent – iOS Photography App – Updated
Tangent is a fabulous app for iOS Photography effects and we’re not the only ones to think so. Apple recently added it to their ‘App Store Best of 2013’ category. Ben Guerrete the developer has just updated Tangent with a new cropping tool, new export option to his other two successful apps, LoryStripes and Fragment (just launched) as well as a few general iimprovements. We have published several great tutorials to help you get the most from Tangent, if you’ve missed those, please go here. This is a free update to Tangent, if you have previously downloaded this app, if not, you can download it here. It retails for $1.99/£1.49.
Fragment – A Fabulous Brand New iOS Photography App From The Developers Of Tangent and LoryStripes
Wow! this app Fragment looks fantastic, it’s a brand new app from the developer Ben Guerrette (Pixite LLC), from Tangent (App Store Best of 2013) and LoryStripes fame. Fragment allows users to transform their photos into stunning, visual artistry using a series of uniquely prismatic overlays. The overlays break up, or “fragment” images into a collage of mesmerizing patterns and shapes that Pixite’s Creative Director Ben Guerrette says, “mirrors the effect of looking through refracted glass, or the facets on a gemstone or prism.” Fragment’s users can take any picture from their photo library, choose how they want to crop it and then manipulate the image by selecting from a…
LoryStripes – Technical iOS Photography App Tutorial – By Jerry Jobe
We’re delighted to publish the latest mobile photography Technical Tutorial by our fabulous Tutorial Editor Jerry Jobe, this time on the new and popular iOS photography app, LoryStripes. Don’t miss this, over to you Jerry. (Foreword by Joanne Carter). We’ll wrap up our look at the apps of Ben Guerrette/Pixite with a walk through LoryStripes. It’s remarkably similar to Tangent (using “ribbons” instead of shapes), but instead of allowing for patterns and seven different blend modes, it allows for 3D perspective and masking. Like Tangent, the opening screen is very minimal. You can choose to take a photo, load a photo, get a little information about the app, or tap…
LoryStripes – Popular iOS Photography App – On Sale Today
From the developers of Tangent, another popular iOS photography app, LoryStripes is a photoeffects app, with a difference. The ‘stripes’ are essentially ‘ribbons’ and weave, zigzag and intertwine through your images. Usually LoryStripes retails for $1.99/£1.49 but today you can pick it up for only $0.99/£0.69. Click here to download. Video Demonstration LoryStripes for iOS from Pixite Apps on Vimeo.