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New! Hipstamatic 150 update – Hold on to your hats!

February 26, 2010 – 9:05 pm | Edit Post
HipstaMatic for iPhone

I have much love for Hipstamatic. No other app (or Photoshop plug-in) creates such organic and analog-looking images so easily.

Review: PhotoSize tells you when apps cheat you out of pixels

February 26, 2010 – 10:40 am | Edit Post
PhotoSize screenshot

PhotoSize is a utility that does one thing — it gives you the pixel dimensions of any image from your iPhone’s photo library or camera roll.

Cool Link: 7 Photos, 7 Songs, 7 Days

February 26, 2010 – 9:53 am | Edit Post

From The Random Photographer blog, here’s an interesting variation of the image-a-day concept.

iPhoneography: No Model Release Needed: Louise

February 26, 2010 – 9:17 am | Edit Post
iPhoneography: Louise

Louise stands in the middle of the terminal, facing the travelers and the Chili’s-To-Go.

iPhone App Review: Straighten Image, by Glyn Evans

February 25, 2010 – 1:59 pm | Edit Post

Although several other apps have a straightening tool, among them Photogene and PhotoForge, none offer the image resampling that Straighten Image does.

iPhoneography: Dinner With My Dad

February 24, 2010 – 9:52 am | Edit Post
iPhoneography: Dinner With My Dad

Dinner with my Dad, February 23, 2010, Anaheim, California

Auto Adjust – Free For a Limited Time!

February 24, 2010 – 1:13 am | Edit Post
Auto Adjust

Unlike many of the “flash fixer apps” available, it’s more than just a flash enhancer which simply brightens images. Auto Adjust uses “contrast stretching” or normalization to help correct exposure.

How to Reinstall Older Versions of Apps on your iPhone or iPad

February 21, 2010 – 12:50 pm | Edit Post
iPhone App Store

You just downloaded the latest update of your favorite app to your iPhone, but the new version crashes and the old version is no longer available in the App Store. Are you out of luck until the fix is released? Maybe not.

iPhone apps and image size, by Dixon Hamby

February 18, 2010 – 10:11 am | Edit Post

If you want to make quality prints from your images, before you buy an iPhone photo app check to see if it saves at 100%. Many of the most popular ones don’t.

iPhoneography: Two Theaters — Ticket Booth

February 18, 2010 – 9:38 am | Edit Post
iPhoneography: Ticket Booth, Castro Theatre

iPhoneography: Ticket Booth, The Castro

Technique: Fix iPhone EXIF rotation from the command line

February 17, 2010 – 10:53 am | Edit Post

One of the issues that occasionally pops up for me is that sometimes pictures taken on my iPhone don’t display with their proper rotation in some, non-Apple instances. Usually, I encounter this with third-party apps. A new post at TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog gives a very interesting, very technical, very geeky way to fix this issue.

iPhoneography: Two Theaters: The Castro Gate

February 17, 2010 – 9:27 am | Edit Post
iPhoneography: The Castro Gate

Two Theaters: The Castro gate, San Francisco, California