App of the week: Snapseed
Phones: iPhone / iPad
What is it? A photo editing app that allows you to crop, straighten and enhance images from your phone.
How is it of use to journalists? It’s useful to be able to edit images on the fly, whether adding to a blog post, news story or sharing on social media.
The app has functions, including to allow you to crop, sharpen and straighten images; alter brightness, contrast, white balance; change to black and white, and add effects.
Snapseed also offers a desktop app (both for Mac and Windows) priced at £13.99 / €15.95.
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