Top Camera - HDR, Slow Shutter, Video, Photo Editor

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* iOS6, iPhone 5 fully supported
Now with VIDEO ZOOM, CLARIFY and NOISE REDUCTION! Sample movie with zoom:
Create beautiful photographs using this full-featured camera app designed for the advanced photographer, the beginner and everyone in between.

It combines features found in numerous camera apps and a few unique features and displays them in a no-nonsense, easy to use interface that allows you to concentrate on your creative side. An excellent HDR (High Dynamic Range) feature, VIDEO RECORDING, amazing SLOW SHUTTER mode and the use of FOLDERS for file management make it unique. Folders, sharing, editing and effects add a whole different dimension you enter when you are finished in the full-featured shooting mode.

*** FEATURES ***

App was designed in cooperation with Artist / Photographer, David Scott Leibowitz to bring you the highest quality in every detail.
* portrait and landscape orientation supported
* file sharing integration
* save images to the internal gallery, in system 'Photos' or in both

In shooting mode, the app provides a host of visual aids to help you take the best photograph possible - quick, intuitive controls, two visual indicators , one to define focus, the 2nd indicator to define exposure, and many more.
* "Volume" button shutter
* "Sound" activated shutter
* Video recording (iPhone 3GS+, iPod Touch 4g+)
* Video zoom - full resolution, no frames dropped, no quality decrease!
* LIVE ADJUSTMENTS: contrast, brightness, saturation, temperature
* Stabilizer
* Timer
* Burst - rapid burst (about 6 photos per second) for low and medium quality
* HDR - Auto and Manual mode available with using align algorithm
* SLOW SHUTTER - Auto, Manual and Light trail modes with exposure control
* FOLDERS - organize your photos into folders. You can create new folder, delete, reorder, export, change names and move photos from one folder to another.
* Zoom slider
* AWB/Focus/Exposure lock
* Screen Button
* Grid
* Virtual Horizon
* Exposure box
* Focus Box

* Video recording, HDR, slow shutter are available on iPhone 3GS or later, iPod Touch 4g or later

Clicking the picture icon in the lower left corner brings you into the world of Folders, Viewing, Editing and Sharing. When you enter this section of the app, you see the contents of selected folder.
* Folders
* Export - paste image to clipboard, export to photos or send by e-mail
* Share - send one or more images to FACEBOOK, TWITTER, PICASA, YOUTUBE, DROPBOX or FLICKR.
* Add new photos - import from 'Photos', paste from clipboard or duplicate selected image
* “Select” mode - when you switch to select mode you can quickly select many images, and then delete them, change folder, send by e-mail, share on Facebook/Twitter/Picasa/YouTube/Dropbox/Flickr, export to 'Photos' and copy to clipboard
* Reduce video size

“View” button, or double tap on thumbnail will bring up the folder’s images for fullscreen viewing and also give you info options to see the photo’s metadata including a GPS map view.
* full resolution preview
* slideshow
* display image info
* display GPS location in Maps

Tap on “Edit” button to open powerful photo editor. Here you can crop an image, fix your common photo problems like bad lighting, low contrast, fuzzy colors, apply special effects and add frame.
* crop - free mode, keep ratio, square, 2x3, 3x4, 9x16, golden proportions
* rotate - rotate 90 degrees left/right, flip horizontal/vertical
* adjust - use sliders to adjust brightness, contrast, saturation, improve (definition, sharpen), temperature, tint, shadows, highlights
* effect - 72 amazing effects: clarify, fake-hdr, sketch, auto contrast, sepia, greyscale, retro, grunge, lomo, cross process, NOISE REDUCTION and many more
* borders - add simple border, vignette or edge blur

What's New

Version 4.9 (Dec 07, 2014)

- added iOS8 support

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Version 4.82 (Aug 07, 2013)

- if app does not have access to "Photos", but Autosave is set to "Photos", alert popup is displayed

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Version 4.81 (May 28, 2013)

- if app does not have access to "Photos", alert with information is displayed

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Version 4.8 (Mar 16, 2013)

- integration with Dropbox updated

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Version 4.7 (Dec 20, 2012)

+ some photos taken in burst mode were rotated
+ if photo is too big for Editor, it is automatically scaled down
+ improved compatibility with ipod 5th gen
+ few other small bugs fixed

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Version 4.6 (Dec 08, 2012)

- fixed photo size on iPod Touch
- fixed few problems with photo editor

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Version 4.5 (Dec 01, 2012)

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What's new in Top Camera:
- added support of iOS 6
- added support of iPhone 5 and iPod Touch 5th gen
- fixed problems with Facebook
- few other small bugs fixed

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Version 4.4 (Sep 10, 2012)

- fixed problem with sharing photos/videos on Facebook

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Version 4.3 (Aug 30, 2012)

- fixed problem with removing folders with blank name
- increased session expire time in Facebook
- few other small bugs fixed

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Version 4.2 (Mar 24, 2012)

- new design of many elements!
- "calibrate" button did not work when interface rotation was disabled
- fixed crashes in arabic countries
- email subject is now empty by default
- few other minor bugs fixed

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Version 4.1 (Feb 28, 2012)

- added video trimming with smart timeline zooming
- added battery level and free space info during video recording
- added displaying of current video time during playback
- increased size of active area of overlay buttons in camera view
- video recording auto stopped after battery level reaches 5%
- improved quality and speed of photo zooming - iOS5 only
- improved quality of slow shutter photos (brighter, higher quality)
- added possibility to view original image in "Adjust" tab in Photo Editor
- video rendering is now not stopped when app goes to background (but it must return to foreground in max 6 minutes)
- app sometimes crashed after taking photo with live adjustment
- improved preview of noise reduction filter
- slow shutter photos were sometimes distorted
- app could not finish HDR processing when "autosave" option was set to 'Photos'
- many other small bugs fixed

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Version 4.0 (Feb 03, 2012)

- new beautiful design of bottom toolbar in camera view
- added noise reduction filter using advanced denoising algorithm!
- added nine "cross process" effects
- added basic filters: X-ray, heat map, invert
- added nine "sketch" filters: pens, pencils, markers
- added option to undo last saving in Photo Editor
- added reducing video size - during rendering video zoom or later
- popover with shooting modes automatically hidden after using photo/video switch
- fixed viewing/rendering of videos with zoom (some videos crashed or could not be rendered)
- fixed generating of video timeline in viewer
- fixed exporting multiple images to 'Photos' - sometimes the first image was not exported
- much faster saving in 'Photos' (Camera Roll)
- many other small bugs fixed

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Version 3.5 (Jan 20, 2012)

- added focus lock
- added exposure lock
- added "send feedback" button (in settings)
- new design of focus/expose box
- double tap on focus/expose box to reset focus/expose only
- fixed problem with recording movie when app was launched for the first time
- fixed few Japanese translations
- sound activated shutter - min time between 2 photos set to 2 seconds
- iOS 3.x no longer supported, sorry
- few other minor bugs fixed

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Version 3.4 (Dec 21, 2011)

- fixed rare bug that app could not finish processing of taken photos/videos
- new splash screens

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Version 3.3 (Dec 18, 2011)

- added "Strobo" mode to iPhone flash light
- more smooth Zooming in both photo and video mode
- improved focus adjusting when starting video recording
- added option do disable image aligning in HDR
- choose app launch mode: camera/gallery/last
- new, beautiful icon
- few other minor bugs fixed

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Version 3.2 (Nov 29, 2011)

- added "Enhance" filter group in Photo Editor, it includes 9 different modes of Fake HDR's and Clarify effects. Sample photo with Clarify effect and adjustments:
- added VGA resolution (640x480) in video quality
- fixed Facebook integration
- few other minor improvements
- if you have problems with crashes - before you write a review, please send me e-mail with all details (your device, iOS version, when exactly it crashes) to

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Version 3.1 (Nov 20, 2011)

- sometimes it was not possible to send/share more that 1 photo
- blocked opening of gallery during video recording
- fixed problems with sound in video playback
- sound activated shutter is disabled when app is launched
- improved stability
- few other minor bugs fixed

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Version 3.0 (Nov 10, 2011)

- added VIDEO ZOOM - full resolution, no frames dropped, no quality decrease!
Sample movies with video zoom:

- zoom in video can be rendered immediately after recording, or later
- smooth zooming: after you press "+"/"-" button in the zoom slider, slide your finger left/right to adjust the zoom speed
- added few sound effects
- medium video size for iPhone 4s changed from 480x360 to 1280x720
- added Korean translation
- focus/esposure boxes are now visible all the time when they are not in "auto" mode
- fixed problems with focus in video recording
- "volume" button shutter does not display popup with volume
- few other minor bugs fixed

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Version 2.2 (Oct 27, 2011)

- take photos using physical "volume" buttons
- added video duration in info popup
- button "Upload to dropbox" in video item open "picasa" instead of "dropbox"
- video resolution for iPhone 4s was displayed incorrectly (buty recorded video was ok)
- app crashed when display popup with info of big video files
- few other minor bugs fixed

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Version 2.1 (Oct 24, 2011)

- enhanced for ios5 (on first launch app will update database for ios5)
- improved compatibility with iPhone 4s
- added "share on Picasa" feature
- thumbnail icon can be set to open Viewer instead of Gallery
- HDR images are marked - in gallery and viewer
- camera interface can be fixed to "portrait" orientation
- after closing editor, app returns to last screen (gallery or viewer)
- faster saving of taken photos (it is 3-4 times faster now)
- saving in Editor works over 2 times faster
- app now works also on devices without camera (old iPop Touch)
- improved quality, speed (2 times faster) and stability in HDR mode
- improved photo rotation in viewer
- fixed problem with "/" in folder names
- improved stability
- fixed bug in Slow Shutter on iPod Touch 4g
- few other minor bugs fixed

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Version 2.0 (Sep 07, 2011)

1. added VIDEO RECORDING (iPhone 3GS+, iPod Touch 4g+)
- view videos in viewer
- videos can be shared on YouTube/Facebook/Twitter/Dropbox and sent by e-mail
- possibility to quickly resize video before sharing
- set video quality: high/medium/low
- import/export videos to/from system "Photos"

2. added RAPID BURST MODE, about 6 photos per second - available on iPhone4: Low and Medium quality; iPhone 3gs: Low quality

3. added possibility to change stabilizer sensitivity
4. added German, French, Italian localization
5. everything tested and optimized for iPod Touch 4G
6. fixed problem with removing deleted folders from disk
7. app cleans up deleted files from disk on first launch after updating
8. modes popover was not displayed correctly when app started in landscape mode
9. app always starts in "normal" photo mode
10. many other minor bugs fixed

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Version 1.1 (Jul 19, 2011)

- added "SLOW SHUTTER" mode, with Auto/Manual/Light-trail options
- added "upload to Dropbox" feature
- added Japanese and Chinese languages
- over 2 times faster loading!
- almost 2 times faster photo saving
- increased overall performance
- fixed location in Maps
- screen button is automatically disabled in manual HDR mode
- to save battery, GPS is working only in Camera mode
- fixed problem with orientation after _edited_ image was saved to 'Photos'
- deleted images sometimes did not disappeared from disk
- fixed duplicate image function
- few other small corrections

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Version 1.0 (Jun 27, 2011)

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4.9Dec 07, 2014Current release
4.82Aug 07, 2013
4.81May 28, 2013
4.8Mar 16, 2013
4.7Dec 20, 2012
4.6Dec 08, 2012
4.5Dec 01, 2012
4.4Sep 10, 2012
4.3Aug 30, 2012
4.2Mar 24, 2012
4.1Feb 28, 2012
4.0Feb 03, 2012
3.5Jan 20, 2012
3.4Dec 21, 2011
3.3Dec 18, 2011
3.2Nov 29, 2011
3.1Nov 20, 2011
3.0Nov 10, 2011
2.2Oct 27, 2011
2.1Oct 24, 2011
2.0Sep 07, 2011
1.1Jul 19, 2011
1.0Jun 27, 2011First tracked
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Current Version - 4.6 - 10 ratings
Updated on Jun 30, 2015
All Versions - 4.3 - 455 ratings
Updated on Jun 30, 2015


Compatibility: Universal

Category: Photo and Video

Updated: Jun 30, 2015

Version: 4.9

Size: 13.4 MB

Language: Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish

Seller: Sylwester Los

Rating: Rated 4+

Family Sharing: Yes

Requirements: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

Bundle ID: com.iphoneclan.topcamera

Supports Apple Watch: No

App ID:  441450063  [Copy]