Every day we log into Facebook, we find and read interesting news, stories, articles and pictures that are shared with us by our friends. Although articles and status updates are shared with a single click, the same can’t be said about the pictures that we find from various online sources. This is exactly the reason why a third-party developer has come up with a cool extension, known as “Upload Photos Continue Reading →
Decor8 is a Windows 8 app by Stardock, which allows personalizing Windows 8 Metro UI features. With Decor8 you can change the Windows 8 Start Screen background image, create your custom Windows 8 color schemes, randomize the display of your Windows Metro Start Screen background and also personalize your Windows 8 default row count.
Chirp is an innovative iOS app that lets you share photos, links and notes with multiple nearby iOS devices. All you have to do is to select a URL, note or Photo and it will be instantly transferred to a nearby iPhone or iPad device running the Chirp app. In other words, no need to sign up for accounts or select individual devices as you can share your data with Continue Reading →
If you have found the title to be confusing, a look at the Lightt website might enlighten your senses. Lightt is a free app for iOS that provides users with the most unique way of creating animations. Lightt captures a number of images in a single burst and binds them together as a single animation. This technique is known as a “Highlight”, which is essentially a photo-video hybrid. A Highlight Continue Reading →
Adding images and videos from online sources is easy as ever in the latest Microsoft Word 2013. In a previous post I showed you how to embed videos in MS Word 2013 (from YouTube and other sources), this time I will show you how to use the nifty Flickr integration feature to grab images online to make your Word documents more vibrant. The Online Pictures feature in Word 2013 not Continue Reading →
HTC Vivid is a high-end Android phone with an 8 Megapixel camera and autofocus, dual-LED flash. The HTC Vivid camera provides Geo-tagging, face detection and HD Video recording at nothing short than 1080p. Moreover, Vivid also has a secondary Yes, 1.3 MP front facing camera for video chat. With such good camera specs, one does wonder if the camera needs any improvement (considering the available phone resources). However, you can Continue Reading →
Instagram is a famous photo sharing application for iOS based devices. Recently Instagram was extended to the Android sphere when the Android app for Instagram was released. While the use of Instagram normally requires a smartphone or tablet, you can also enjoy Instagram from your Windows, Mac OS X or Linux computer with the help of a web service known as Extragram. This service allows users to access Instagram and Continue Reading →
The launch of Photoshop CS5 (Version 12) marked the 20th anniversary of the package. This article aims at exploring some of the most exciting features of arguably the best photography software in the market! Below is an overview aof some handy Photoshop CS5 features, along with video demonstrations regarding their usage.
Many a times our photos suffer from a dull look or blemishes due to light and other variables that may affects their output. It can be quite irritating when something like this happens to snaps taken on a memorable occasion, like say a Birthday party or wedding anniversary. Perfect365 is a feature rich and free software, which detects precise face elements and allows to completely refine your images to give Continue Reading →
Easy Photo Effects is an easy to use free software which allows adding the most complex photo effects (like TiltShift effect) to any selected photo in a single click. It is more feature rich than the previously reviewed “Leaf” software and also provides additional tweaking options to adjust other image parameters such as the size, effect layout, borders, etc. It does not require any installation and is available in portable Continue Reading →