8 Fun Photo Editing Apps ...

These days most people live and die by their mobile phones. There seems to be an app for everything. Personally, I have a soft spot for photo editing apps. Listed below are a few iPhone and Android photo editing apps for you to try out.

1. Hipstamatic for IPhone

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Price: $1.99 at itunes.apple.com
This app is great for making your digital photos look analog. This app allows you to swap lenses, flashes, and adjust settings with ease. Your photos will come out looking lo-fi and dreamy. I love the saturated colours that this app produces.

2. Instagram for IPhone

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Price: Free at itunes.apple.com
This is one of the most popular photo editing iPhone apps around. Simply snap a picture and enhance it using one of 11 filters. It’s simple and easy to use, and produces great looking photos. Instagram promotes photo sharing, and allows for photos to easily be uploaded to Facebook, Flickr, and Twitter.

3. FXCamera for Android

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Price: Free at market.android.com
This is such a cool app. Simply take a photo and choose from one of seven different effects. My favourite is the β€˜Polandroid’ effect which places an instant film border around your images. Other effects such as β€˜Fisheye’ and β€˜Warhol’ are also fun to play around with.

4. Adobe Photoshop Express for Android

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Price: Free at market.android.com
This is the mobile equivalent of Photoshop. You can crop, rotate, and edit all your photos. What’s more, you can add and access photos from your very own free Photoshop.com account. This app is also available in iPhone and iPad versions.

5. Vignette for Android

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Price: $3.99 at market.android.com
This app adds film and camera effects to your mobile shots. There are 68 effects and 56 frames to choose from. I love the range of retro camera styles that are available. You can also create photo booth style images and double exposures. There’s just so much to do!

6. Cross Process for IPhone

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Price: $0.99 at itunes.apple.com
This app adds character to your happy snaps by β€˜cross processing’ them. Simply take your pick of red, green, or blue filters. You’ll end up with dreamy, saturated photos. This is a handy photo editing app to have.

7. CameraBag for IPhone

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Price: $1.99 at itunes.apple.com
CameraBag aims to enhance photos by using filters based on cameras of the past. There are a range of different β€˜cameras’ to choose from such as Colorcross, Fisheye, and 1974. All you have to do is take a photo, choose a filter, and save it. Simple!

8. PicSay for Android

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Price: $.399 at market.android.com
This app allows you to crop, rotate, and enhance your photos with ease. You can also add fun graphics, word bubbles, and special effects. There’s just so much to do! You could spend hours on this app.

Do you use any of these apps? Are there any more you’d like to add to the list?

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