Everybody has some fantasy about doing something which he knows that is very difficult or sometimes becomes practically impossible due to lack of time, talent or anything else. But still hopes that one day he will accomplish that. Some want to be a good singer, some want to achieve fame in Graphic designing or photography but due to some reasons it gets dumped. But technology never lets you down and comes with one or the solution to accomplish your dreams.
There are number of softwares available like Photoshop, illustrator which provide you enough functionality for editing images and giving them completely a new look but for those who can’t work on them or those who don’t have time and eager to see the output quickly the Android market and Apple iStore consisting of millions of apps for mobile devices have a similar easy to use app ‘Pixlr –o-matic’ to play with images and apply effects on them.
Developed by Autodesk, Pixlr –o-matic is a FREE App capable of adding retro effects to your photos in a blink of eyes. After launching it for Apple Phones, Company modified it for Android users also after seeing the popularity of the app. Using this graphic app, users can test out the 25,000 possible combinations of color filters, lighting effects, and frames on their photos.
The app allows you to modify your photos into cool looking vintage (retro) images in fraction of seconds. With this fun and simple darkroom app, you can layer filters, lighting and borders to get that retro tint. You can select the frames for the images, color effects like sepia, black and white, dusky etc. and even apply special effects lightning effects, blur effect, spotlights and many others.
Moreover, images can also be saved in the SD card at resolutions up to 2000 X 1000 pixels with the name of filter used. But the only drawback with this Pixlr-o-meter app is that you cannot apply more than one filter, lightning effect or frame at a time.
The complete list of all features is presented below:
- Color filters to help you adjust the mood – amplify the tone, cool it down, or add surreal shades
- Lighting effects to add drama, sparkle or a grunge look
- Border selection can be done to complete your photo process with the right frame
- You can select a photo from your gallery and start applying effects. Moreover you can also snap a new picture from within the app
- Share your vintage image directly with your friends through Facebook or other social site.
Pixlr-o-Meter is available freely for both the Apple phone users and for the Android users and you can download it on your phone from the below links: