Here's my first photo shot and edit with Camu.
- STUNNING CAMERA - Camu has all the essential tools in a simple package to capture great photos and videos, create collages as well as adding stylish typography
- REAL-TIME EFFECTS – Just swipe the subtle, real-time filters before or after shooting, apply the Super Focus and get perfect photos and videos in seconds
- FAST – With a powerful built-in messaging function, Camu let you send photos privately directly from the Camera or share to your social networks
Helsinki, Finland, 21st August 2014 – Launched globally for the iPhone today is a sophisticated yet incredibly simple new camera app - Camu. With the best real-time editing tools available, Camu allows people to capture stunning photos and videos in seconds. These can then be sent privately to selected friends and family using the app’s built-in messaging functionality or shared to social networks. Available to download for free, Camu has been created by the team behind Repix, a photo-editing app downloaded over 12M times and named as one of Apple’s ‘Apps of 2013’.
“Taking and sharing photos has become part of everyday life and it’s only going to increase. We wanted to cut away the need for people to flick between different apps to take, edit and send photos and videos privately. We wanted to make their lives easier,” said Ilkka Teppo, the CEO of Sumoing.
Camu comes with a selection of sophisticated, yet simple tools that enable users to take photos and videos that really stand out. Just swipe between the beautifully designed, subtle filters, shoot awesome selfies with the smart auto-shooting mode or have fun with real-time collage and caption tools.
“We’ve designed Camu with simplicity at is core and built in the features that people love”, continued Teppo. “Camu has all the essential tools in one simple package to capture great shots and share those experiences with the people they care about. We believe Camu is the mobile camera done right.”
See Camu in action
The key features of Camu include:
- SWIPE BETWEEN REAL-TIME FILTERS - Swipe between the amazing and subtle filters to get stunning effects in seconds. Apply the filters before or after shooting to suit. Adjust the filter strength by swiping up and down.
- JUST PRESS AND HOLD TO SHOOT VIDEO - Just press and hold the shutter button to shoot video. Set the real-time filters to get the right mood for your video.
- AMAZING SUPER FOCUS - Use the amazing super-focus, to create depth of field effect with quality previously unattainable on the iPhone.
- REAL-TIME COLLAGES - Take real-time photo collages! Great for selfies and having fun with friends.
- AUTO-SHOOTING - Get yourself in the picture, by using the auto-shooting mode. It automatically takes the perfect shot, when there is no movement in the picture.
- SAY MORE WITH TEXT - Add text to your photo with a choice of styles. You can easily adjust the position of the text with your fingers.
- SEND WITH ONE TAP - With just one tap you can send photo or video privately to a friend (or a group of friends) in Camu or share to Instagram, Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter etc.