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"Light Painting" turns your iPhone or iPod touch into an ultimate light painting tool - Replacing loads of torches/lights just at the cost of about a replacement bulb for a torch!

1 - 3 Different Illumination Modes:
(i) Static Color Mode (spot)
(ii) Dynamic Color Mode (spot)
(iii) Rainbow Mode (rectangle)

2 - Color Schemes
(i) 4 colors for Static Color Mode (Red, Yellow, Blue, White)
(ii) smooth cyclic transition from red to purple in Dynamic Color Mode
(iii) Vertically aligned color strips in 7 discrete colors for Rainbow Mode

3 - Masking
(i) Stripped mask
(ii) Strip size: Wide, Medium, Narrow
(iii) Mask On/Off

4 - Light On / Light Off Control
(i) Touch On or Touch Off

5 - Spot Size Adjustment
(i) Single-finger drag and zoom
(ii) live adjustment in Touch On mode
(iii) Lock spot size

6 - Flashing Mode (Helps producing, e.g. dashed line effects)
(i) Adjustable flashing frequency

7 - Count Down Alert (Helps alert user when the exposure time is about to elapse)
(i) Available count down durations (seconds): 15, 30, 60
(ii) Audible alert when the count down approaches the LAST 5 seconds

Sample photo for each illumination mode is included with camera model, exposure time, ISO and post image processing information.

Search for "light painting" in Youtube or Google if you would like to know more about light painting photographing technique. Tips & Tricks available on

Make your light painting like never before!

Apart from the sample photos, the icon for "Light Painting" was actually taken with an LX3 digital camera using "Light Painting" itself!

Do you know you can also use the Dynamic Color Mode to turn your iPhone into a Mood lamp?

"it's hard not to create an amazing photo using the app" - by Sheep46842

"Nice little app. Seems to be a one of a kind in the photography section. Tried a fee shots and works well......" - by KPD78

"...... I have been experimenting with a Fujifilm S2000HD and it works fantastically! Brilliant app!" - by Am I Too Lost To Be Found? Tourniquet.My Suicide

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