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BlackCam app review: taking black and white photography to the next level



BlackCam is a professional-grade photography app that transforms your shots into elegant black and white photos. It offers powerful filters that allow you to completely control the quality of your shots. It offers a live preview that helps you compose perfect shots with ease. It also allows you to apply black and white filters to existing photos in your camera roll or image gallery. Developed by Pierre Gougelet, this app is compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.

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BlackCam - Black&White Camera


Mastering the Art of Black and White Photography with BlackCam

Black and white photos have a distinct classy appeal that conveys mystery and elegance. That is why people still apply different black and white filters on their photos. If you are looking for a standalone app that captures photos in gray scale, then BlackCam is perfect for you.

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BlackCam is a special camera app for iOS devices. It exclusively takes photos in elegant black and white. It offers a range of advanced filters that can make your photos more timeless, crisp, and esthetically pleasing.

The app is easy to use and it has a simple interface that allows you to take quick photos anytime. During installation, the app automatically integrates with your device camera. All you need to do is to load the app to open the view finder.

BlackCam allows live preview on the view finder. You can adjust the brightness settings, add filters, and change the exposure. While you are doing these adjustments, the app instantly displays live previews on the view finder.

So even before you tap the shutter release button, BlackCam allows you to see the final output on your viewfinder.  Then, tap the shutter button to finalize your shot. The photo will be saved automatically and you can now share it on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Best Features of BlackCam

BlackCam offers an easy to use interface. It offers a minimalist view finder with few action buttons. Filters and quality adjustment tools are neatly arranged at the bottom and top edges of the screen. It allows easy access to the filters so you can easily compose a shot. It also offers a highly responsive shutter button that allows you to take flawless photos.

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This app offers an impressive range of black and white filters. It allows you to choose the perfect shades which include classic black and white, deep vintage, light vintage, plain, and many more. It also offers a number of adjustment options such as brightness control, contrasts, and exposure level.

Other powerful features of this app include live previews, photo import, custom EXIF, vignetting, high resolution output, and social sharing option.

BlackCam - Black&White Camera


Pros and Cons


  • Easy to use with minimalist interface
  • Offers advanced filtering options
  • Supports live preview
  • With quality adjustment tools
  • Offers high resolution output
  • Supports social sharing via Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
  • Supports import from device library


  • No negative review

Final Thoughts

BlackCam is a special camera app that produces elegant and classy black and white photos. It offers several advanced features including live preview, filters, and quality adjustments. It allows you to import photos so you can apply black and white filters to them.


BlackCam - Black&White Camera

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