Cool App Giveaway: Handy Photo ®


Handy Photo is the amazing new photo app from the developers of TouchRetouch and AntiCrop. It lets you perform image editing, color moves, cloning, basic retouching, advanced retouching, and about the most advanced clip and paste I’ve ever seen on any platform. It’s got a lot of tools found in desktop photo programs costing hundreds of dollars more.

I’ve got a few copies of Handy Photo to give away this week. Keep reading to find out how you can win one. >>>

handy photo for iphone, ipadYou can read my hands-on review of Handy Photo here. It’s one of a handful of apps that I’ve given a five-star rating to (actually, there are fewer than five).

It’s a very impressive piece of software that does a lot of heavy lifting on an iPhone. The magic Move tool is especially impressive. It combines a smart lasso that does a good job of finding the the edge of your object with minimal touch-ups with a content-aware fill that automagically rebuilds the space behind. Content-aware manipulations are processor-intensive and Handy Photo handles all of them with ease on my iPhone 5. some image will yield better results than others, but Handy Photo is the best tool for making these types of content aware edits that I’ve found. I absolutely love the app.

Handy Photo is only $1.99. I think it’s a steal at that price. It’s a Universal app designed for both iPhone and iPad. Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 4.3 or later. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

Handy Photo Giveaway

What do you say we give away some promo codes…. I’ve got several promo codes for Handy Photo for iOS only to give away this week. To be eligible to win a copy, simply enter the giveaway below. If you follow us on Facebook and Twitter, you’ll have additional chances for a free copy.

Cut-off time to enter is 11:59 PM Eastern Daylight time, Saturday, March 23, 2013. Winners will be determined by One code per reader, please.

Winners will be notified by email, Facebook message or Twitter direct message — be sure to check your spam filter. If you enter, be sure your email info is correct or your code will go to someone else. Your email address is used for contest entry and for contacting the winning entrants only. We will not use or sell your email address for any other purpose.

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Many thanks to developer Maksym Davydov from ADVA Soft for the promo codes for this giveaway. 

About Marty Yawnick 1826 Articles
Marty is a self-employed graphic designer in the Fort Worth/Dallas Metroplex. He is an avid Rangers baseball, Chicago Cubs, Packers and Highbury Arsenal fan. In addition to capturing random moments with whatever camera is close by (usually his iPhone), his other interests include coffee, film, music, and traveling in seats 5E and 5F with his fiancé.
  • Ken

    Hoping to win this new app!

  • Rocky Vansant

    yes yes yes….let this be my lucky day 🙂

  • wll

    This looks like a terrific app and easier to use than most.


  • Nikita Peresadko

    Hope to try it, mb this giveaway is mine lucky giveaway !!

  • Bruno

    this one looks really incredible 😀

  • Pdafuq

    this app looks very useful! thx

  • Helder

    Looks impressive! Thanks for the giveaway!

  • oellph

    Photo editing and imaging apps really help push the art of the possible with touch interfaces!

  • Denis

    I wanna win this app

  • Martin


  • Would love to win this app! Had my eye on it since you posted a great review.

    • =M=

      Thanks! It’s really slick! =M=

  • John

    Fantastic looking app. Would love to win a copy.

  • Dennis

    Looks great. Can’t wait.

  • Eric

    I would love to win!

  • mhc

    I’d really love to get that one… thanks!

  • Better than Photoshop Mobile?

    • =M=

      Two different apps, really. This lacks a lot of Photoshop Touch’s finesse adjustments. Photoshop lacks the ability to remove the guy who photobombed an otherwise perfect shot….


  • Michael J. Caboose

    5 Stars? How can I NOT try to win a copy!?! Thanks for another great giveaway.

  • Fabio

    Here we go again.

  • petebar

    I hope I win!

  • Guilherme

    Come here handy photo ! come !

  • Junior Perez

    I wanna win this app!

  • Christiane

    I’ve read so many good things about this app that I’d love to try it!

  • ale

    would love it 🙂

  • Jackson Mah

    Well, after your good review on this app. It is now my-must-have-app!

  • Kumar

    I want!

  • Shawn

    Pick me, pick me!

  • jan sonnenmair

    I love your blog and refer it to all my iPhone-ography students!!

  • MikeD

    Just sayin’ hi!

  • Anne Tomasetti

    Wow! Anticrop AND Retouch, which I already have, are BOTH in this app?! And I want to try the move tool! I want to win this app and consolidate!

  • Yawp Solo

    This looks great, I hope to be lucky.

  • Bart


  • Bridget

    Hi! =)

  • Bernard

    I’d like to try out this app. Thanks!

  • Karen

    I’ve heard really good things about this app. Would love to try it out!

  • I love touch retouch and anticrop: it could be useful to have both in 1 app.

  • Ben

    Would really love to get myself a copy of this app, lets hope today is my lucky day

  • Jonnathas


  • StickyQuote

    Awesome giveaway!

  • Ayub

    Looks like an awesome app. Thanks for the opportunity.

  • Susan Lawrence

    Hope to win, I’ll give it to my daughter, I just bought the App yesterday.
    My daughter will love it!

  • melia

    thanks for all of the cool give-aways. this seems like a great app to have

  • val

    Looks like an awesome app!

  • Greg

    I would love to give the app a try!

  • Rupert

    I want to win!!!

  • Jake

    hi, looks cool

  • Wen

    I would use it with instagram

  • JP S

    I’d love to try this!

  • Ron

    This would be awesome….

  • Tom W

    5* rating from Marty? It doesn’t come more highly recommended than that! Hoping for a win…

  • Billie-Jo

    Looks like a cool app!

  • Sara Augenbraun

    I would love to have this app! Thanks!

  • Chris

    Nothing like a good handy…app!!!

  • Mikey

    This app looks really great and would love to have it on my iPhone.

  • Kate Fortune

    Would love to have this, thanks!

  • This looks great!

  • Marsha

    This looks Handy!

  • CJ

    I love TouchRetouch so I am really looking forward to seeing what this app can do.

  • mschnid

    Great Site, can’t make this stuff any better. Thank you

  • Vinny

    This app looks amazing

  • Suzanne

    This app looks good, hope it’s my lucky day.

  • William

    Would love to use this new app.

  • VA Silverio


  • Isaak

    Hope to win the giveaway. Already have TouchRetouch! And this looks like a great app too from ADVA Soft!

  • Aaron

    Would love to win this app. Thanks!

  • Chris Nielsen

    Glad this app is available for my lowly iPhone 3GS! It’s nearly an antique.

  • Nad75

    Hi, looks like a great app. Quite happy with touch retouch but obviously this one has also anti crop and other cool features. Looks like a must have 😉

  • Jeffrey Abejar

    Looks like a great app!

  • Connie Rosenthal

    A great app giveaway from a great iPhoneography website. Thanks for all the information and thanks in advance for the new app Handy Photo!

  • Mulvaney

    It seems like a great app. I use touch retouch on occasion and the added features of this app make it a tempting purchase (should my usual kind of luck prevail).

  • Robbe Abell


  • Valdimar

    This app seems to do well what many others fail to do. I’d love to try it out 🙂

  • Clarence Loi

    I’ve read so much good about Handy Photo. It should be awesome!

  • Francesco Di Gesù

    This app is dope! All of the apps I use ( touch retouch, anticrop, laminar, etc..) are here conveyed.. Cool.

  • Bill

    Thanks for the giveaway!

  • nino


  • Jennifer

    I’ve been looking forward to this app since it was previewed a week or so ago. Watched the videos and read the reviews and it definitely seems like something worth adding to my photography toolbox.

  • joel

    this looks like great app to add to my arsenal of iphone editing apps!! iphonography ninja style!! lol

  • Jen

    Really been wanting to try this out ever since I saw the review here. Looks awesome!

  • Kris

    Looks really interesting – was thinking of buying it anyway, but if there’s a chance to get it for free…

  • Lily Sheng

    Wow I want one real bad! Thanks for the giveaway Marty!

  • ThePixelated

    Nice app! Woot!

  • Mauricio

    Hi, nice app!

  • JSS

    With an endorsement like that, how could I not want a copy?

  • Phil Carter

    Just woke up in Australia hope I’m not too late for this. I would love a copy of Handy Photo. It was a great review.

  • Robyn | gemini606

    Really good review. I’d love to give this a try.

  • Chris

    Looks a great app

  • Michael

    I never win 🙁

  • Chris Horng

    Hope i win!

  • I saw this on dpreview’s connect site. Didn’t want to buy yet another redundant app that the devs will just make free in a couple months, but I paid the $2 anyway.

    Glad I did! This does everything Touch Retouch AND Anticrop do, but MUCH better plus some other cool stuff.

  • Digital Artist

    Really interested in what the app can do…
    Let’s do this…

  • Andy

    Your review has me so excited about this app!

  • Lucas

    Hope i win

  • the contest is already over? It’s not even March 23,2013 at 11:59pm?

    • =M=

      My fault. Fixed. Thanks, Jeannie.


  • Robert Erickson

    Thanks for the inspiration and app tips. I find that I am using my phone more and my now all too heavy camera less.

  • Lu

    This is a cool site! That would be a cool app to have!



  • David Mooneyhan

    I would love to win this app. Maybe then I could delete a lot of the really crappy apps off my phone. This looks great!

  • daren

    I want to win this app badly…never win before any apps. The video looks great.

  • Natassa

    I’ve been following your RSS feed forever. I’m a big fan of your blog. 🙂

  • raberd

    I want to try this cool app! Thank you again LifeInLoFi!