ProCameraDiﬃculty Level: 1Use it for: Shooting all the time. Greatbasic toning, exposure, cropping andstraightening tools.Protip: Use either volume button for theshutter release.
HipstamaticDiﬃculty Level: 1Use it for: Lo-mo shooting from the hip.Random acts of photographic serendipity.Experimenting with lenses and ﬁlm to ﬁndnew looks.Protip: This is not the best app for dailyphotography because of its lack of control.But it can be fun.
Camera+Diﬃculty Level: 1Use it for: A good backup camera and itsreally useful Clarity ﬁlter.Protip: The Clarity ﬁlter can help ﬁx abacklit picture really quickly. It evens outeven some bad images, but it has a limit.
SquareReady ProDiﬃculty Level: 1.5Use it for: when you dont want to use asquare image. This creates a whitebackground that matches Instagram. Looksgreat!Protip: For quickest results, pinch yourimage to make it a bit smaller and thenclick on the bottom right button with fourarrows to center it.
Diﬃculty Level: 2Use it for: Creating collages of yourimages. You can pick templates and thenadd images one by one. Drag the bars toresize the windows.Protip: Make sure to select a border thatmatches the color of the ﬁlter border inyour ﬁnal product!Pic Frame
BlendCamDiﬃculty Level: 3Use it for: Stacking images on top of eachother with transparency to create a doubleexposure eﬀect.Protip: Diﬀerent blending modes producedramatically diﬀerent results.
Lo-MobDiﬃculty Level: 2Use it for: Old-timey and vintage ﬁlters withan array of borders much broader thanInstagram. Watch out for overuse.Protip: You have to choose a ﬁlter thatmatches the shape of your picture. If itssquare, pick a square ﬁlter.
FilterStormDiﬃculty Level: 4.5Use it for: Everything you would usePhotoshop for on a PC, only with yourthumbs.Protip: This app is the best way to addmasks and layers to your images so youonly change certain parts. If you get thehang of it, its awesome.
Decim8Diﬃculty Level: ∞Use it for: Adding digital noise like stackedProTools plug-ins to your images. LikeRadiolab for Instagram.Protip: There is no try. Only do.?
#OtherApps• PS Express Photoshop dumbed down for your phone.• Wood Camera Not the best camera but a fun assortment of ﬁlters.• Noir If vignettes are your thing, this is your app.• ScratchCam Add imperfections to photos so they look, you know, old.• Pic Grungr Same thing as ScratchCam, but more punk rawk.• 645 Pro Ridiculously intricate camera app that can do anything.• Hueless Black and white only camera. For purists and Dick Van Dyke.• Diptic Another collage app with a few diﬀerent features.
Sharing is caring.Facebook: Just turn onthe switch.Twitter: Share. Click on the three dots.Then type away w/ character counts andTwitter handles.3124
1-2-3 Rule• Post one picture.• Like two pictures.• Comment on three pictures.
See and Be Seen• Twitter for pictures.• Use hashtags to ﬁnd topics.• Use hashtags to be found.• Wanna be seen?Use #losangeles.