What’s App: Snapseed
What it is: Snapseed allows users to edit photos with the power of professional photo editing software from a mobile device.
What it does: Photos can be professionally perfected, adjusted and changed with the touch of a finger. Features include RAW Develop, which adjusts exposure and white balance, fine-tunes shadows and highlights, and adds structure; Tune image, which auto adjusts for instant fixes and uses the Ambience tool to create depth and vibrancy; Details, which enhances selected details with sharpening or the Structure control that makes a photo’s subject stand out, and Selective adjust, which makes defined selections and augmentations to certain areas of photos in seconds with U Point technology.
Who it’s for: Designers who want to be able to edit and create photos from mobile devices.
Why kitchen and bath designers need it: This tool is good for fixing pictures with a professional-grade photo editing app on the go. It allows designers to change photos of their work or of pictures taken minutes ago in meetings with clients in order to convey their vision.
Available since: June 2011
Who makes it: Nik Software, a subsidiary of Google, Inc.
Platform: iOS, Android OS
Where to find it: On the iTunes Store and on Google Play