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TrueHDR 2.2 update released and on sale!

January 31, 2011 – 1:27 pm | Edit Post

TrueHDR by Pictional was updated to version 2.2 today. For the launch of the new update, TrueHDR is on sale for a limited time for only $0.99 — that’s $1 off the regular price.

iPhone App Review: Vignettr

January 30, 2011 – 9:04 pm | Edit Post

When it works, its subtle gradient effects and full-res output make Vignettr a good utility, especially priced at only a dollar. But it’s inconsistent handling of bright areas render it unusable for many photos.

Facebook iPhone Photo Competition: This month’s winner, Edgar Cuevas

January 29, 2011 – 1:54 pm | Edit Post
Air Pearls

The last month’s IPC theme was “Polarized Portrait” – any photo as long as they had the Polaroid instant border. The winner of this competition was iPhoneographer and blogger Edgar Cuevas with his great photograph “Air Pearls”

iPhoneography: Faved On Flickr – Mugshots by Nicholas Corsalini

January 28, 2011 – 1:17 am | Edit Post

Highlighted in this gallery are several of Nicholas Corsalini’s excellent Mugshots portraits, as well as some insight into the project from Nicholas himself.

HDR Fusion is FREE right now in the App Store!

January 27, 2011 – 1:28 pm | Edit Post

HDR Fusion by Cogitap is a genuine HDR photo app that has been very good reviews in the App Store. It’s FREE today only — actually, for about a few hours more, so grab now and read later!

iPhoneography: Faved on Flickr 01.26.11

January 26, 2011 – 10:55 pm | Edit Post

This week’s Life In LoFi’s Faved On Flickr. Incredible images shot and processed only with an iPhone.

Life In LoFi Status update, 01.26.11

January 26, 2011 – 10:11 pm | Edit Post

Blog updates will resume soon — as in before the end of the flight, starting with two Faved On Flickr posts. My regular obsession with news, apps, and my random bits of iPhoneography should be back to their regular schedule within a day.

Life In LoFi Status update, 01.22.11

January 22, 2011 – 11:00 am | Edit Post

Because of travel and some work-related craziness, blog updates have been sporadic for the past few days. For the same reason, there may not be too many updates to Life In LoFi for the next few days.

Official Flickr app updated. Where is my photo library?

January 18, 2011 – 2:55 am | Edit Post
flickr for iPhone, faved on flickr

The official Flickr app from Yahoo was updated recently. The new 1.3 update has a bunch of new features and improvements. One of those “improvements” is a new photo picker, which unfortunately severely limits the photos you can upload from your iPhone.

Instagram updated – 2 new filters and the return of an old fave

January 18, 2011 – 12:31 am | Edit Post
Instagram iPhone

Instagram is one of the most popular social photo apps currently available. Within a month of the release of its previous update, Instagram has been updated again. Although light on new features (as in none), the Instagram 1.0.7 update has two cool new filters and the return of an old fave removed from the app just a month ago.

iPhone 101: Just discovered Instagram? You probably need Instagram Tips.

January 15, 2011 – 1:59 pm | Edit Post

While amazingly simple in many ways, Instagram can also be frustratingly limited. If you’re fairly new to Instagram and want to get more out of the app, you should check out the app Instagram Tips.

Hipstamatic 190 is available now in the App Store

January 14, 2011 – 12:36 am | Edit Post
Hipstamatic for iPhone, iPhoneography

Very few apps generate as much anticipation as a Hipstamatic update. The wait is over for now. Hipstamatic 190 is available in the App Store. Although the 190 doesn’t have a new HipstaPak, this update has plenty of free new features, including a new flash for all and the addition of an excellent new film to one of the existing HipstaPaks.