Camera+ adds effects layering and blending for iPhone

Camera+ is a far cry from Adobe Photoshop but the latest version brings effects layering and blending functionality to the iPhone (it's already available on the iPad version). Among other updates, a new Hollywood Effects Pack with Hollywood-esque and cinematic effects and borders has been added.

Camera+ for iPhone, like its iPad sibling, now offers effects layering and blending.

More functionality and sharing options with GoPro app

Be sure the firmware for your Hero3 or Hero2 (with Wi-Fi) is up to date so you can take advantage of GoPro's latest iOS and Android apps. Now you can change some settings, and view and share content from within the app. Be sure to read the fine print for restrictions, though.

Lots of new functionality for GoPro's iOS and Android apps for your Hero3 or Hero2 (with Wi-Fi).

Tangent is stylin' for the iPad and iPhone

Tangent v. 1.1 is now available for the iPad and has been updated for the iPhone, too. You'll get 13 new styles, and an inspirations section in case your creativity wanes. Now you don't have to start from scratch to add a new style and, if you want to know the particulars of your photos, the app now preserves metadata.

Tangent v. 1.1 adds 13 new styles and iPad compatibility.

Zitrr Camera is filter-full

Lots of new and enhanced features for this iOS camera app. Zitrr Camera creators redesigned the UI and added a dozen new Insta Filters, 8 new Monochrome Filters. And you can save it all in full resolution. Instagram sharing is now possible and version 1.3 also benefits from more than a half-dozen improvements and bug fixes.

In addition to a dozen new Insta Filters, the updated Ziitrr Camera for IOS adds 8 new Monochrome Filters.

Smugmug gets a makeover

Image hosting site Smugmug gave its website a complete makeover this week. Users can now  choose from 15+ customizable design templates that can be edited and updated from any mobile device. 


ProCamera allows for in-app gallery submission

In the latest update for iOS's ProCamera app, users can submit to the IPA Gallery straight from the app. The new version of ProCamera has also improved social media sharing. Read all the details from The App Whisperer

You can now submit your mobile photos to the IPA Gallery straight from ProCamera.

Wood Camera doesn't make you square up for Instagram

Users of the popular iPhone app Wood Camera can now take out an extra step if they regularly upload non-square photos to Instagram. Instead of exporting the photo to an app that will fill out the frame to create a square image, Wood Camera will now automatically fill in the gaps of your image so it can be uploaded according to Instagram's square requirements.  

In the latest version of Wood Camera, you can choose to upload your photo to Instagram cropped or full.
If you choose to upload the image in "full," Wood Camera will fill in the rest of the square frame with white.

VSCO Cam looking for Android beta testers

Android smartphone photographers wanted: VSCO Cam is looking for beta testers to play with its new Android app before its official release. Read more here.

VSCO Cam is looking for Android photographers to test its new app.