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Unleash your inner Spielberg


I’m sure all of us have, at one point or anoth­er, dreamed of releas­ing that movie direc­tor deep inside, and mak­ing our own movie, com­plete with music and spe­cial effects.

Well, if your dream is to make one that hear­kens back to the gold­en days of silent cin­e­ma, then I’ve got an inex­pen­sive app for you.

Silent Film Direc­tor, released today, can help you make movies in a style rem­i­nensent of the clas­sic Hol­ly­wood sil­ver screen.

It’s a very slick app that lets you shoot, edit and share movies on your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad (in Uni­ver­sal mode). Con­tin­ue read­ing Unleash your inner Spiel­berg

Review: Filterstorm — Ansel Adams said what?

Fil­ter­storm 2, one of the uni­ver­sal image enhance­ment apps I’ve been watch­ing for a while, just got a pret­ty good review over at MacLife:

With Fil­ter­storm 2, uni­ver­sal for iPad and iPhone, you can “make” just about any pho­to your imag­i­na­tion con­ceives. It’s so good, in fact, that it may — for every­one but a true pro­fes­sion­al — obvi­ate the need for desk­top edit­ing suites.

Well worth check­ing out.

Photo Soft Box Pro HD gets significant update

Pho­to Soft Box Pro HD, which I’ve reviewed on my Lifestyle Tech­nol­o­gy blog, just received a great update with fea­tures request­ed by cur­rent users, includ­ing:

  • You can now use your own shapes as dif­fusers!
  • Also on our new site we will have a new FREE down­load­able shape a week.
  • Flip and Mir­ror of shapes. This comes in handy if you made your own shape with text and you are reflect­ing it off some­thing.
  • You can turn on and off the black around a shape.
  • More shapes! What is an update with­out more shapes to use as dif­fusers.

Very cool that you can use any image from your Pho­to Roll as a source soft box image. Opens up the pos­si­bil­i­ties.