Monday, October 29, 2012

Blux Camera, the replacement iPhone 5 camera app with P.E.A.R. Technology

Blux Camera, the replacement iPhone 5 camera app with P.E.A.R. Technology:

Blux Camera with P.E.A.R. technology from Blux Touch, is billed as the "the world’s first intelligent camera", and a "revolution in camera app design", that "integrates an intelligent photographic assistant right into your pocket".

Described as "amazingly smart yet beautifully simple", Blux Camera features...
  • P.E.A.R. Technology: Developed by Blux Touch specifically for Blux Camera, this innovative technology stands for Photographic Environment Analysis and Recommendation.
  • Photographic Assistant: P.E.A.R technology includes a photographic assistant to analyze your environment and advise you every step of the way towards absolutely stunning photos.
  • Blux Mode: Randomly combines filters and modes for some really unique effects. Easiest way to capture visually stunning photographs. Just tap your way to amazing.
  • Creative Control: Blux Camera gives you complete creative control over your photos with filters, modes, real-time photo adjustments and more...
  • Imaginative UI: Super sleek 4-direction swipe interface with smooth touch controls and completely customizable user experience.
  • Retina Preview: Blux Camera takes full advantage of your iPhone’s HD retina display by giving you the power to see your photos in all their brilliance as you create and alter them in real-time. 
  • Macro Shot: A fantastic macro shooting mode with magnified precision point focusing
  • International Filters: 14 extraordinary filters named after world cities, custom made by photographers inspired by their travels around globe.
I've tried it, but what do I think of it? Well, Blux Touch really have brought something new an innovative to the iPhone with Blux Camera, and their attempt to add an "intelligent photographic assistant", has been done pretty well. Sadly Blux Camera only supports full-res on the iPhone 5 and new iPod touch, so despite all its intelligence, it will not appeal to owners of older devices, however if you have one of the new generation iDevices, and like the idea of an app that can make some of the photographic decisions for you, then check out Blux Camera in more detail.

App Store Link: Blux Camera; Price: £1.99/$2.99/€2.39

Please note: Blux Camera is optimised for iPhone 5 and iPod Touch (5th) in full resolution. iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 operate at a lower resolution at 1600x1200 and 1024x768 respectively.