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Dog walkers in the snow.

Latest iPad collage tutorial in Mobiography Magazine

Latest iPad collage tutorial in Mobiography Magazine

New digital collage tutorial – In February’s issue of Mobiography magazine, I demonstrate how to combine Slow Shutter (long exposure) photos with digital textures to make a cool winterish scene in this fully illustrated step-by-step tutorial. To purchase the magazine which is packed with creative iPhone photography articles …Download the app from the Apple App

A fine line – best sketch apps for creating an outline from a photo

Do you know of a good OUTLINE app out there for creating thick, clean and stylised outlines like the image below created in PicsArt? – which is almost perfect by the way. You can see the original photo directly below this PicsArt outline. I’m obsessed with lines; quality of line and mark-making. For those of

How to create a smooth illustration style iPad art from a photo with iColorama

I love applying this smooth painterly look to photos. It works particularly well for minimalist landscape photos like this one taken of the beach near my home. The effects I use in iColorama are perfect for creating a light, dreamy and happy mood which is generally my state of mind when I head out along

Apps Uncovered – The last one (for now)

Welcome to this week’s Apps Uncovered. ….but first a quick note….. Before I introduce you to David’s selections this week, I have some news regarding Apps Uncovered. Sadly, this will be the last Apps Uncovered for sometime, possibly forever. I want to thank our new curator David Richards who has done a fantastic job of

Apps Uncovered 6 Sep 2020

Welcome to this week’s Apps Uncovered! Apps: I took this photo with my iPhone 11Pro Max and edited it with the Hipstamatic App. I used the combo of Jane (Lens), Etosha 1907 (film) and Cadet Blue Gel (flash).Backstory: This photo came about after a friend asked me to check out a house for sale. After