Snapseed [App Store+HD]. Actually photoshop

Snapseed [App Store+HD]. Actually photoshop

Genre: Photo
Developer/publisher: Nik Software, Inc.
Version: 1.3.1
Price: $4.99 [iTunes link]

Time came to talk about really standing own means and powerful photoeditors from AppStore.
The seventh of Apple presented on the presentation not only new iPad, well and the iPhoto package optimized under mobile devices. But it will be a question of absolutely other leader. Snapseed – the appendix allowing quickly and greatly to edit your pictures, and to make really a photomasterpiece.

Simplicity, convenience, functional – the key to success of Snapseed and a taken place in Top 25 Paid. Let’s disassemble more in details these principles.

In – 1-x – a wide functional. Autotune (Automatic), Editing of areas (Selective Adjust), Control of the image (Tune Image), Turn (Straighten & Rotate), Change of the size (Crop); effects: Black & White, Vintage Films, Drama, Grunge, Tilt-Shift, Details, Center Focus, Organic Frames, here is everything that the edited picture caused admiration in people around.

Snapseed [App Store+HD]. Actually photoshop

In – 2-x – helps to each chosen effect. Not including them there is also online a support with training videos. It is necessary to give appropriate to developers, really with comfort.

Snapseed [App Store+HD]. Actually photoshop

Design. Everything is thought over to trifles. Below set of visual effects. From above – the help and the cancellation button, and a photo choice. Everything is simple and laconic.

Snapseed [App Store+HD]. Actually photoshop

It is possible not only to keep the edited picture in a media library, well and to send by mail, in Facebook, Twitter or Flickr.

A little dry statistics of available lines of editing:

  • Atmosphere (Ambience);
  • Balance of white (White balance);
  • Granularity (Grain);
  • Change of the size (Crop) (1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 5:4, 16:9);
  • Change of brightness (Color correction);
  •  Contrast change (Сontrast correction);
  • Contrast (Contrast);
  • Saturation (Saturation);
  • Space of a frame (Frame offset);
  • Size of area (Center size);
  • Size of the central region (Central size);
  • Style (Style);
  • Level of a structure (Texture strange);
  • Level of the filter (Filter strange);
  • Width of a frame (Frame width);
  • Brightness (Brightness).

It should be noted that to owners of iPad will use the appendix even more conveniently, not without reason it received a rank of *iPad App of the Year*.


  • Enormous tool kit for editing;
  • The worked interface with helps;
  • Integration with social networks.


  • Absence of Russian localization;
  • Absence of function of scaling and history of perfect operations.

That it is better, iPhoto or Snapseed, naturally to solve to you. Both appendices provide actually similar functional for related the price. But personally I give the to preference to the second.

And always we remember that the review is a personal outlook. And only to you to solve, it is necessary to take this or that program.

Usability: 5, Functionality: 5, Interface: 5, Price/quality: 4, Verdict: 5