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Tidbits No. 38

First Autumn Leaves. iPhoneography by Kate England

First Autumn Leaves. iPhoneography by Kate England

Tidbits. Today with a mixed bag of creative iPhoneography apps and tips.  

Put scrapbooking in the palm of your hand with the Project Life app. This is scrapbooking without scissors, adhesive or tools. Layout pages with pre-defined templates or create your own. Add photos, text, scans, backgrounds and use Speech-to-Text for fast journaling.

iPhoneography apps for depth of field.

Create unique oversized posters with your iPhone or iPad and a simple printer with Raster Pro

Epicurious: The Ultimate Guide To Mobile Food Photography, From Lighting To Editing.

29 essential photography apps.

Alternative Processes: Impermanence by South Korean artist Seung-Hwan OH.

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Garden Snail. iPhone photo by Kate England. 

Garden Snail. iPhone photo by Kate England. 

Tidbits. A mixed bag of inspiration for a creative digital life. 

Make your own bitmap font with the free BitFontMaker2™ BitMap Font Editor or use iFontMaker (mentioned in Apps for Design and Visual Story Telling) on your iPad. 

Effective marketing for introverts

Written permission is commonly known in the photography world as a model or property 'release'. Visual Media Release is an iPhone app which lets you capture signatures for release forms straight on your phone.

Have you seen Davinia's poetic iPhoneography? At her blog Creative iPhoneography she chronicles her creative discoveries and offers interesting tips and tutorials. One of her tutorials is on How to make your own textures with your iPhone. You'll also find her as dalgeri on Instagram. 

How to Create Flower Embellished Photo Art 

Cinemagraphs or Cinegraphs are eye-catching hybrid images that combine still photography with motion. The Cinemagraph is described as a "living photograph". It blends a still photo with a part in motion and is published in an animated GIF format. The result is a subtle, seamless, looped animation. You can make your own with Cinemagram

Tidbits No. 36

How to Create Mobile Images Using Plant Matter: Anthotypes For Mobile Photography

Is your photo really sharp? Is the focus where you want it to be? Don’t lose good moments with bad photos. Evaluate every pixel of your photo on the go with Photo Quality Check.

Looking for an Instagram viewer for your iPad? Take a look at Retro

Give your photos an analog look with AnalogColor. New filters include the ability to transform your photo into polygons. Another new preset is called Shift and imitates the look of old print when each color was added to the paper using a separate plate. Most of the time these plates didn't align perfectly. The result was slightly overlapping colours in areas and small white gaps. Beautifully retro! 

Free this week at Creative Market: 24 Folded Paper Overlays that you can use to blend with your smartphone photos to give them a folded look using an app like Image Blender. If you prefer to use your computer, you could use these overlays with Photoshop instead. I'll be posting a tutorial on how to blend textures with your smartphone photos later on this week. Keep your eyes peeled. 

Levitation Photography is a type of optical illusion where the subject appears to float in the middle of the air. Fun and easy with Levitagram




Tidbits No. 33

Cherry Blossom. iPhoneography by Kate England. 

Cherry Blossom. iPhoneography by Kate England. 

Last Saturday it was The Day of Cherry Blossom (sakura matsuri) in the downtown park Kungsträdgården. I snapped this photo above, and you can read more about the experience in my creative journal

Turn your digital work environment into a peaceful, creative space with Noisli. A free background noise and color generator for working and relaxing.

Small biz how-to : Photographing your work for your online shop

In a Photo or Creative Rut? Stanford Study Finds That Walking Improves Creativity.

Current favourite Pinterest boards: Outdoors | Mobile Art & Photography | Creative Studio

Breathtaking artistic photo editing with textures from Flypaper. I love how Jill and Paul share their secrets on their blog! 

Each month the camera app Hipstamatic/Oggl releases a new HipstaPak, that gives your photos a unique look and feel, and that you can combine with the other lenses and films available in the app for even more variety. This months HipstaPak fetches its inspiration from Italy with the Sergio Lens that blurs your edges and enhances your cool tones to be as blue as the Trevi Fountain and Maximus LXIX Film that adds a warm grain to your photos inspired by classical antiquity.

Free typeface: Anke

Can you imagine a photo both with an illustrator inside? Face-o-mat travels from Stockholm out into the world.


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Onboard. iPhone photo by Kate England. 

Onboard. iPhone photo by Kate England. 

Transform your pictures into beautiful vintage photo slides.

Excellent tutorial for a painterly photo edit (in Google translation to English). 

Just updated, my free magazine on Flipboard: iPhoneography: Mobile Art & Photography.

Hannah Höch: art's original punk. The dadaist artist who pioneered the art of the photomontage. Almost a century ago, her keen insight is that the profusion of images given us by the mass media might constitute "a new and fantastic field for a creative human being".

Tidbits No. 27

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Jee Young Lee creates surreal, otherworldly dreamscapes in her small studio: Stage of Mind.

N O M A D's iOS 6 & 7 Speed & Battery Tips (To Make It Run Faster & Conserve More Battery!) | MobiTog - The Original Mobile Photography Community

Painting on your iPad but having trouble resting your palm on the screen because the iPad thinks you're performing a multi-finger gesture? Here are several solutions: Palm rejection the Cheap, Fast and Easy Way | Procreate Forums

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