Hipstamatic archive

  • Hipstamatic's Oggl adds AirPlay support in version 2.1
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    Hipstamatic's Oggl adds AirPlay support in version 2.1

    By 2 March 2014

    Hipstamatic has released version 2.1 of Oggl, and it most notably adds a new SurfMode feature to the Instagram-rivalling photo app. SurfMode enables users to turn their device sideways into landscape orientation and begin seeing a slideshow of images....

  • Oggl 2.0 released by Hipstamatic, more new features than you can shake a stick at
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    Oggl 2.0 released by Hipstamatic, more new features than you can shake a stick at

    By 18 December 2013

    Hipstamatic has released version 2.0 of Oggl, which brings about a smorgasbord of new features that change the Instagram-rivalling photo app dramatically. The design is different from before and the whole look and feel have been altered to make for a...

  • Hipstamatic Oggl hits Windows Phone 8 at last, Instagram posting and more
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    Hipstamatic Oggl hits Windows Phone 8 at last, Instagram posting and more

    By 26 July 2013

    Oggl, Hipstamatic's rival application to Instagram, has finally arrived for Windows Phone 8. There's a Nokia Lumia 1020-specific version available too, called Oggl Pro. Oggl is a free photo-taking and sharing application that utilises the same retro...

  • Hipstamatic Oggl for iPhone now available for everyone
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    Hipstamatic Oggl for iPhone now available for everyone

    By 26 May 2013

    Instagram has a new challenger, and it's called Hipstamatic Oggl. The new app, previously available only to a handful of people, is now available for everyone who wants to have a play and share their pictures. Described as "A Community Of Creative People...

  • Hipstamatic Oggl Windows Phone 8 app launched
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    Hipstamatic Oggl Windows Phone 8 app launched

    By 14 May 2013

    Hipstamatic has come to Windows Phone 8 and, in particular, Nokia Lumia smartphones following a deal between the two companies. Coming in the form of Hipstamatic Oggl, the new app also released by the developer for iPhone at the end of last week will...

  • Self Made: Lucas Buick and Ryan Dorshorst, founders of Hipstamatic
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    Self Made: Lucas Buick and Ryan Dorshorst, founders of Hipstamatic

    By 12 October 2012

    Hipstamatic was the first retro camera app to take the iPhone by storm. Arriving on the iTunes App Store late in 2009, it successfully caught the digital version of a photographic wave started by the likes of the film-based Lomography brand. Less than...

  • Hipstamatic adds Instagram support with new update
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    Hipstamatic adds Instagram support with new update

    By 22 March 2012

    Two of the biggest photo apps on the iPhone have joined forces. Hipstamatic users can now share their photos to Instagram. The new feature comes apart of an update now available in the iTunes store that lets users share with a single click their photos...

  • Best iPhone photography apps
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    Best iPhone photography apps

    By 15 December 2011

    Cast your mind back to the first camera phone you had - rubbish, wasn't it? Thankfully technology has moved on since then, and the cameras on our phones are actually decent enough to take usable snaps with. And with the increasing number of people now...

  • Hipstamatic D-Series app coming October 2011
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    Hipstamatic D-Series app coming October 2011

    By 11 October 2011

    The people who brought you the hit retro iPhone app Hipstamatic are at it again with the launch of another camera converter for your handset. Hipstamatic D-Series is set to bring back the film feel to your digital photography by preventing you from actually...

  • Polaroid - how instant snaps came back
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    Polaroid - how instant snaps came back

    By 3 August 2011

    In musical terms, kooky popstrel Lady Gaga, singer-songwriter and actor Sting and rock duo The Kills haven't got much in common, but one thing that they all share is a passion for Polaroid. In fact, Gaga is such a big fan of the cult instant-photo brand...

  • APP OF THE DAY: PhotoToaster review (iPhone/iPad)
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    APP OF THE DAY: PhotoToaster review (iPhone/iPad)

    By 7 July 2011

    There are lots of photography apps around including the phenomenally popular Hipstamatic, as well as a few other gems like Shakeit and Colour Splash. We've even rounded up some of the best iPhone photography apps and the best Android photography apps...

  • Royal wedding photos - how to take them and what to do with them
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    Royal wedding photos - how to take them and what to do with them

    By 29 April 2011

    Whether you're a patriotic royalist, a strict republican or utterly indifferent, there's no denying that the royal wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton is a significant historical event - not to mention a great opportunity for capturing some...

  • Hipstamatic HipstaCase gives your iPhone a retro makeover
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    Hipstamatic HipstaCase gives your iPhone a retro makeover

    By 28 April 2011

    We at Pocket-lint are huge fans of the Hipstamatic app, and all its retro goodness. If only there was a way of making our iPhone 4 look more in line with the brilliantly funky shots it can shoot with the app though. Well now there is - the HipstaCase;...

  • When are the iPad 2 camera apps coming?
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    When are the iPad 2 camera apps coming?

    By 20 April 2011

    If you ordered an iPad 2 on launch day then hopefully you should have it with you by now but what next? Apple's 2nd-gen tablet isn't all that different to the first iPad. Sure it's slimmer, lighter and faster, but the only other real change in terms of...

  • Lomography - the return of analogue
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    Lomography - the return of analogue

    By 3 March 2011

    What do Hollywood actor Elijah Wood, recently disbanded US rock group The White Stripes and English sci-fi author Neil Gaiman have in common? Give up? The answer is that they're all fans of cult analogue photography brand Lomography (or Lomo to its friends)....

  • Best App 2010: and the nominees are...
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    Best App 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 19 November 2010

    It's all about the apps these days. Smartphones would be nothing without these clever little bits of software that let us do pretty much anything we want, all from one device. The apps we've seen on Pocket-lint over the last year span numerous platforms...

  • Hipstamatic - behind the lens
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    Hipstamatic - behind the lens

    By 16 November 2010

    Do people want photographic prints anymore? Prints are expensive, they fade and all they do is create heavy boxes to carry from home to home throughout our lives when they’re not gathering dust in the attic. Prints are old. So, does anyone care anymore?...

  • APP OF THE DAY - Hipstamatic (iPhone)
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    APP OF THE DAY - Hipstamatic (iPhone)

    By 27 May 2010

    Another 6pm cometh and another application arises out of the mists of the Internet, which will hopefully sate your thirst for app-related goodness. Whether it be for your desktop, your phone, your TV or any other gadget that has a tendency to get a bit...