Snap Camera HDR

Snap Camera HDR


A Fast HDR camera experience with regular updates and new features added all the time.

Now with optional Android 4.4 style user interface

Snap Camera lets you take pictures and record video with a single click, no cluttered preview screen, just the two buttons you really need.

Snap Camera's interface is based on the camera included in Android 4.4 (kitkat) on the Nexus 5 but with many extra features.

If you want to test this camera before buying, please install the trial version..
The trial version has all the features of the paid app but will only start immediately in Airplane mode.

Snap Camera has a simple, powerful user interface featuring:

* Touch to focus
* Pinch to zoom
* Swipe to review
* Long press to adjust photo settings with the photo controller.

The photo controller includes settings for:

* Colour and Contrast (if supported by the hardware).
* Silent Shutter
* Burst Mode
* Self Timer
* Stable Shot
* Panorama mode
* Flash mode
* Whitebalance
* Exposure
* Grid lines
* Fast picture mode
* HDR
* Additional Settings

The additional settings menu gives you access to many extra settings.

* Picture and Video Size
* Scene mode
* Self Timer delay
* Burst Mode settings
* Time Lapse
* Still and Video Focus Modes
* JPEG Quality
* Effects
* ISO
* Anti-banding
* Scene Detection
* Video Bitrate, Format and Codec
* Audio Settings

The photo editor lets you:
* Enhance Details
* Enhance Contrast (Ambiance)
* Denoise
* Add colour effects
* Add a border
* Crop, Rotate, Mirror
* Straighten
* Add image effects
* Histogram Modification
* Vignette

Additional Features

- You can see what effects will be applied and undo an effect at any time from the history menu
- Share an image with any other app such as Facebook or Google+ by clicking on the share icon
- Create panoramas by selecting the panorama icon (Android 4.0 and above)
- Fast picture mode instantly captures photos at the preview resolution.
- Capture still snapshots during video recording (if supported)
- Use the volume buttons to focus and take a picture or zoom
- Auto torch mode for low light video recording
- Use the advanced video settings to record video in resolutions not allowed by other cameras.
- Stable shot mode only takes a photo when the camera is completely still

High Dynamic Range (HDR)

HDR is a feature that lets you take pictures of scenes with very dark and very light areas. The app takes two photos at different exposures and combines them to make one HDR photo. By default the app will save the original exposures and open an HDR editor but this behaviour can be changed from the settings menu.

See here for details of HDR:

http://marginz.co.nz/index.html#HDR

Some features are only available on newer devices.

Camera apps are notoriously difficult to make compatible with all hardware.
Please install and test the trial version first before you buy the paid app.

Please visit our website for tips and more details about the settings and features.
There is a discussion forum here:

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2055140

Please use this to report bugs, ask questions and suggest new features. Remember to say which device you have and which Android version it is running.

This app will install 2 icons in your launcher, one for the Gallery and one for the Camera. Some launchers also put the Gallery icon on your home screen.

Note that most android 4.4 devices do not allow apps to store data on an external sd card except to an area that is deleted when the app in uninstalled. From the storage location dialog, select "external sd card" to use this area. But remember that if you uninstall the app all your photos will be deleted.

To try a beta version of the app, join this Google+ group:

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/118331767490819704996

and click the link under "About this community"

Check out our great video to see Snap Camera in action.

Recent changes:
5.4.0
Bugfixes
New icons and layout
High frame rate support
5.2.1
Show gps staus
5.2.0
Silent shutter and 4K video for lg g2
English language setting
5.1.0
New settings menu layout with android L style checkboxes
5.0.0
Optional flash charging sound
Horizon Indicator (use the adjustment setting if indicator is not level)
Zero Shutter Lag support on some devices
Headset button can be used for shutter
Themes for Dark, Light and Material Design
New menu animation and menu icon on preview screen
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About Snap Camera HDR
A Fast HDR camera experience with regular updates and new features added all the time.

Now with optional Android 4.4 style user interface

Snap Camera lets you take pictures and record video with a single click, no cluttered preview screen, just the two buttons you really need.

Snap Camera's interface is based on the camera included in Android 4.4 (kitkat) on the Nexus 5 but with many extra features.

If you want to test this camera before buying, please install the trial version..
The trial version has all the features of the paid app but will only start immediately in Airplane mode.

Snap Camera has a simple, powerful user interface featuring:

* Touch to focus
* Pinch to zoom
* Swipe to review
* Long press to adjust photo settings with the photo controller.

The photo controller includes settings for:

* Colour and Contrast (if supported by the hardware).
* Silent Shutter
* Burst Mode
* Self Timer
* Stable Shot
* Panorama mode
* Flash mode
* Whitebalance
* Exposure
* Grid lines
* Fast picture mode
* HDR
* Additional Settings

The additional settings menu gives you access to many extra settings.

* Picture and Video Size
* Scene mode
* Self Timer delay
* Burst Mode settings
* Time Lapse
* Still and Video Focus Modes
* JPEG Quality
* Effects
* ISO
* Anti-banding
* Scene Detection
* Video Bitrate, Format and Codec
* Audio Settings

The photo editor lets you:
* Enhance Details
* Enhance Contrast (Ambiance)
* Denoise
* Add colour effects
* Add a border
* Crop, Rotate, Mirror
* Straighten
* Add image effects
* Histogram Modification
* Vignette

Additional Features

- You can see what effects will be applied and undo an effect at any time from the history menu
- Share an image with any other app such as Facebook or Google+ by clicking on the share icon
- Create panoramas by selecting the panorama icon (Android 4.0 and above)
- Fast picture mode instantly captures photos at the preview resolution.
- Capture still snapshots during video recording (if supported)
- Use the volume buttons to focus and take a picture or zoom
- Auto torch mode for low light video recording
- Use the advanced video settings to record video in resolutions not allowed by other cameras.
- Stable shot mode only takes a photo when the camera is completely still

High Dynamic Range (HDR)

HDR is a feature that lets you take pictures of scenes with very dark and very light areas. The app takes two photos at different exposures and combines them to make one HDR photo. By default the app will save the original exposures and open an HDR editor but this behaviour can be changed from the settings menu.

See here for details of HDR:

http://marginz.co.nz/index.html#HDR

Some features are only available on newer devices.

Camera apps are notoriously difficult to make compatible with all hardware.
Please install and test the trial version first before you buy the paid app.


Please visit our website for tips and more details about the settings and features.
There is a discussion forum here:

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2055140

Please use this to report bugs, ask questions and suggest new features. Remember to say which device you have and which Android version it is running.

This app will install 2 icons in your launcher, one for the Gallery and one for the Camera. Some launchers also put the Gallery icon on your home screen.

Note that most android 4.4 devices do not allow apps to store data on an external sd card except to an area that is deleted when the app in uninstalled. From the storage location dialog, select "external sd card" to use this area. But remember that if you uninstall the app all your photos will be deleted.

To try a beta version of the app, join this Google+ group:

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/118331767490819704996

and click the link under "About this community"

Check out our great video to see Snap Camera in action.

Recent changes:
5.4.0
Bugfixes
New icons and layout
High frame rate support
5.2.1
Show gps staus
5.2.0
Silent shutter and 4K video for lg g2
English language setting
5.1.0
New settings menu layout with android L style checkboxes
5.0.0
Optional flash charging sound
Horizon Indicator (use the adjustment setting if indicator is not level)
Zero Shutter Lag support on some devices
Headset button can be used for shutter
Themes for Dark, Light and Material Design
New menu animation and menu icon on preview screen

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A Google User
Nov 12, 2014
Great
A Google User
Nov 8, 2014
Display freezing Everything I take a photo the display is freezing and I have to exit and go back in to get it going again. Any ideas???
A Google User
Nov 5, 2014
Gets the most out of my phone's camera None of the other apps I've tried provide the same level of image quality that this app provides. Than you
A Google User
Nov 5, 2014
Dissatisfied It was a great camera before the last update, now not anymore. Metering the exposure where I touch the screen does not work anymore and my S4 heats up like crazy. PLEASE FIX!
A Google User
Nov 3, 2014
Simple and powerful