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Snapseed on the iPad

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Release info –

Snapseed on the iPad

Release info –

Hamburg – 7 June 2011 – Leading photography software developer Nik Software ( today introduced Snapseed, its new photo experience for iPad. Snapseed is an entirely new photo application designed specifically for iPad and leverages the company’s advanced photographic technologies to deliver a fast, fun, and high-quality photo experience for everyone.

“Snapseed represents a new generation of photography applications that will extend far beyond mobile devices and deliver to everyone the power, performance and simplicity that we have delivered to professionals for over a decade,” said Michael J Slater, president and CEO of Nik Software. “Everyone at Nik Software is passionate about photography and we are all excited to begin to offer products and features that we love via Snapseed.”

Snapseed enables anyone to create amazing photos with a wide variety of innovative filters and tools. Snapseed includes filters like Grunge, Vintage and Drama that can make any photo look extraordinary. Snapseed for iPad introduces the company’s revolutionary U Point technology in touch devices, bringing precise selective adjustments to change lighting, colour and more by simply touching and swiping the screen. Swiping side-to-side enhances the Brightness, Contrast or Saturation of only the object selected, blending the effect naturally throughout the image. Snapseed for iPad is the first application in a new generation of photography software that brings the power of the desktop to mobile devices. With Snapseed, users can enhance, edit and share their photos via social networks, email and even print via Apple’s AirPrint Wi-Fi printing standard.

Key features

Grunge — Explore styles and textures without limits and give photos a totally unique look

Selective Adjust — Using nothing more than a finger, make precise selections and enhancements in seconds with Nik Software’s revolutionary U Point technology

Drama — Add custom effects to a photo which range from subtle enhancements of textures to wildly creative and artistic effects

Vintage Films — Nine unique nostalgic films, plus controls like saturation, textures and vignettes make any photo look like a vintage colour film photo from the Fifties, Sixties or Seventies

Tune Image — Correct photos shot in difficult lighting situations, create depth and vibrancy with Ambience, or adjust White Balance, Saturation, Contrast and more with a few quick swipes

Organic Frames — Add unique borders to photos by choosing styles and textures

Black and White — Give photos a classic look with this darkroom-inspired filter. Select styles, grain, vignettes and more for a perfectly nostalgic look

Sharing — Show off photos via email, print them, or share on Facebook, Flickr and more

To learn more about Snapseed visit

Pricing and availability

Snapseed for iPad is available in English language for £2.99/US$4.99, exclusively on the Apple App Store.