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March 24, 2015 – 5:44 pm | Edit Post

We take a look at Layout from Instagram, a new, free iPhone photo app that will easily create some very nice photo collages. It’s easy to use and will meet a lot of people’s needs if you want quick and dirty.

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Cool Link: Eight tips for taking street photography

March 25, 2010 – 10:08 am | Edit Post
iPhoneography: Street scene from a bus window

The iPhone is inconspicuous. With a modicum of stealth, it’s easy see and capture a moment virtually undetected.

iPhoneography: Luminaires

March 24, 2010 – 12:03 pm | Edit Post
iPhoneography: Luminaires (Hipstamatic)

A Hipstamatic abstract

News: Apple Stores Selling iPhones Without Proof of AT&T Contract

March 23, 2010 – 10:23 am | Edit Post

Apple Stores are no longer requiring proof of an AT&T contract in order to purchase an iPhone.

Pixels at an Exhibition: Jaime Ferreyros – this month’s Artist-In-Residence

March 22, 2010 – 11:29 am | Edit Post
Jaime Ferreyos

This month’s PixelEx Artist-In-Residence is Jaime Ferreyros. I’ve admired Jaime’s work for some time.

Review: Sloppy Borders for iPhone

March 22, 2010 – 10:12 am | Edit Post
Rating 2.5 stars

Sloppy Borders is easy to use, creates good-looking edges, but does not save at high-resolutions in the version 1.0 release I tested.

Review: imphoto (Standard) for iPhone

March 22, 2010 – 8:42 am | Edit Post
Rating 2 stars. I don't like it.

The standard version of imphoto has too many annoyances and disabled features to be really useful. It feels like a try-before-you-buy demo app.

Rant: It’s Not a Crusade Against All 320×480 Apps

March 19, 2010 – 8:42 am | Edit Post
Sample super low resolution output

One of my biggest peeves in the App Store is the recent glut of super-low-res photo apps. These are the apps that save images at 320×480 pixels (or less). Seriously, that’s 0.154 megapixels. The original VGA resolution from the late 1980’s was 640×480 pixels.

Pixels At An Exhibition: Deep Ellum

March 18, 2010 – 12:40 pm | Edit Post
PixelEx, Pixels at an Exhibition: Dada Left

As part of my Featured Photographer for March 2010, we’ve just posted more images at pixelsatanexhibition.com

Review: Flash Hero for iPhone

March 17, 2010 – 7:13 pm | Edit Post
Flash Hero for iPhone screenshot

I don’t like Flash Hero’s current Equalize and Balance adjustments. Even at $0.99 USD, the Levels function isn’t unique enough on its own to warrant a purchase if you use another slider-based flash fixer.

iPhoneography: Mockingbird Station

March 16, 2010 – 12:32 pm | Edit Post
iPhoneography: Mockingbird Station

If you’ve taken the Blue Line or the Red Line south from Mockingbird Station in Dallas, you know the big, long escalator down to the platform.

iPhoneography: DST

March 16, 2010 – 12:24 pm | Edit Post
iPhoneography: DST

Shadowplay in the trees in the park.

Review: ClassicTOY – Plastic Toy Camera

March 15, 2010 – 1:26 pm | Edit Post
Rating 4 stars. It's very good!

ClassicTOY – Plastic Toy Camera, the same great filters as ClassicPAN in a more versatile 3:2 frame.