Instagram to sell users’ photos to advertisers

    | News | 18/12/2012 14:12pm
    Instagram to sell users' photos to advertisers

    Your Instagram photos could soon be used by advertisers whether you want them to or not, according to changes in the photo-sharing website’s terms and conditions.

    Nikon Android camera: the Nikon S800c review

    | Compact Cameras, Reviews | 21/11/2012 16:35pm
    Nikon Android camera: the Nikon S800c review

    Nikon was the first major camera manufacturer to introduce a compact camera powered by the Android operating system, announcing the Nikon S800c shortly before the Samsung Galaxy Camera was revealed. Here Amy Davies of our testing team takes a look at what the Nikon Android camera has to offer in our Nikon S800c review.

    13 best free iPad photo apps

    | News | 31/08/2012 12:27pm
    13 best free iPad photo apps

    The iPad is a fantastic tool for photographers, with many uses ranging from a showcase for your best images to image manipulation. There’s a huge number of useful iPad photo apps you can download to make it an even better experience, and what’s more all of those applications featured in this list are completely free.

    13 best free Android photo apps

    | News | 22/08/2012 12:23pm
    13 best free Android photo apps

    Although probably not quite as ubiquitous as the iPhone or iPad, there are nevertheless plenty of hot Android photo apps that are just as good as those designed for Apple devices. And the good news is, there’s lots of great apps photo apps for Android that cost you nothing at all to download – here we take a look at the best of the free apps currently available.

    6 popular photography apps for iPad, iPod Touch tested and rated

    | Accessories, Reviews | 06/08/2012 15:00pm
    6 popular photography apps for iPad, iPod Touch tested and rated

    With more and more photographers using tablets and smartphones to pursue their hobby, even the most ardent purists are learning the word ‘apps’. We took six of the most popular photography apps for iPad and iPod Touch and put them to the test to see how well they really help photographers.

    13 best free photography apps for iPhone

    | News | 06/08/2012 11:00am
    13 best free photography apps for iPhone

    The best camera is the one you have on you, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make the most of the snapper in your pocket. Apple’s iPhone is the most widely used “camera” on Flickr, while the number of photography apps has probably reached the thousands by now. But you don’t have to shell out hard earned cash (or iTunes credit) to pimp out your iPhone, as we take a look at the best free photography apps for iPhone right here.

    Adobe Photoshop Touch Review

    | Reviews | 06/06/2012 12:14pm
    Adobe Photoshop Touch Review

    There are plenty of decent image-editing tools for the iPad that enable you to carry out basic adjustments and enhancements or apply special effects.

    However, Photoshop Touch is altogether more ambitious. In Adobe’s own words, it provides the core features of Photoshop in an app designed for tablets. It’s already available in an Android version, but now you can get a version for the iPad, too.

    At £6.99, it’s a fraction of the price of the ‘real’ Photoshop. But then it also has to make do with a fraction of the computing power of a desktop computer, a fraction of the storage space and a much smaller screen. Can it really match the desktop version in features and performance?

    Facebook unveils new filter facility for mobile

    | News | 08/05/2012 12:36pm
    facebook filters

    Facebook have now introduced filters to its non-smartphone app; one Sepia and one Grayscale. You might think that this had something to do with Facebook acquiring Instagram for the not-to-be-sniffed at sum of $1 billion, but you’d be wrong.

    500px photo sharing app arrives on Android

    | News | 21/04/2012 12:30pm

    Photo sharing site 500px finally comes to Android. The app is geared toward beautiful image display and looks as slick as the site. The built in slideshow is a particularly nice feature and turns your device into a digital frame.

    Report: Instagram becomes largest mobile social network

    | News | 04/03/2012 16:48pm
    Instagram photo network the largest mobile-based social network

    The mobile photo network Instagram has passed the 25-million-user mark, making it the largest mobile-based social network, according to new claims.

    Dirk Singer, who heads UK social media agency Rabbit and writes the blog Lies, Damned Lies & Statistics, claims that his analysis of Instagram’s two web viewers, Statigram and Ink361, show that the photo network has overtaken rival Foursquare, which boasts 22 million users.