Following the launch on iOS a couple of months back, the Instagram type photography-based app Hipstamatic Oggl is finally available for download on Windows Phone 8 platform. The app was announced for Windows Phone 8 a couple of months back on the sidelines of the launch of the Nokia Lumia 925, however was not out for users till now. This launch will be a respite for those WP8 users who have been looking forward to experiencing a good photography app with instant editing options using filters and other handy options. Also Read - Facebook to pay French news publishers for using its content
For those who are unaware of the app, this is a photo sharing-based social app which comes with an array of interesting lenses, films and filters including a vintage-type interface. The app is quite handy in terms of its interface and allows users to click, edit and share photos with much ease, just like the Instagram. This version also features direct sharing to Instagram, which makes it a rather attractive photo sharing app over other substitutes.
Besides this, Hipstamatic Oppl app is also available in Pro version for Nokia Lumia 1020 owners. This Pro version features a number of new manual tools including exposure, white, balance, IOS and shutter speed adjustments which makes the app somewhat better than the original version. Moreover, it also takes advantage of the phone’s 41-megapixel camera by including an auto-leveling tool that allows users to fix frame based problems, and to reframe shots.
In terms of availability and pricing, both the standard and Pro versions of Hipstamatic Oggl are available on the Windows Market for free. The free version features 5 lenses and films and additional set of filters available on a subscription model.
However, the company is offering an introductory offer to those who create their account on the app before August 9. They will be given the privilege to use any features from the app’s library for 60 days from the date of registration. They can continue using the library for $2.99 for next three months or $9.99 for a year.