"Some of the Light Hits are so subtle but add such a massive improvement to photos. I love that they don't necessarily scream "Presets!" but feel more natural in that you would never know it was added in post." - Peter McKinnon
"Blurring off the edge of the photo can add an organic element to the photo or easily draw the eye to a particular part of the image. Lens Distortions gives you the power and freedom to do this easily and effectively... just adding a hint of subtle mood to your Instagram is extremely easy." - Fstoppers
"The app is very easy to use because it wasn't developed to be an all-in-one editing suite. It does only one thing (add lens/light effects to your photos), but it does it amazingly well." - iPhone Photography School
Frame your subject with elegant glass textures. Punctuate your shots with natural sunlight and lens flares. Create atmospheric depth with genuine rain or fog.
Lens Distortion gives you the highest quality ingredients to craft the look you want.
All of the overlays are created by optically-capturing real-world elements. They are displayed in gallery view, which allows you to see all the filters side-by-side and select the best one for your image.
You can easily make an effect stand out for a bold look or blend in for just the right amount of subtle complexity. Sometimes the best effects are ones no one knows you added"¦ Lens Distortions signature effects are hiding in plain sight in the images of many of today's top photographers.
Push yourself creatively. Edit tastefully. Distinguish your visuals.
Get LD Unlimited - Instantly unlock all the in-app filters for a low monthly fee. More than 200 premium filters give you limitless creative options.
LD Unlimited is a $0.99 USD/month subscription that provides access to all of the current filters in the LD app. This subscription auto-renews at the end of each 1-month period at $0.99 USD, unless canceled 24-hours in advance. The subscription payment is charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase. You may manage your subscription and turn off auto-renewal by going to your Settings after purchase.
11/18This is the date of the app's last update that we manually reviewed. It may have updated since then — or maybe not.
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