ShapeEffects by Scott Gruber (iPad)
Released: Jul 29, 2010
Version: 4.01
Size: 153 MB
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Ranking - Photo-Video (iPad)


Scott Gruber
- Over 500 Pieces of ClipArt included
- Over 150 Backgrounds Included.

Save your projects, Add Your Own ClipArt, Add Your Own Backgrounds, Add Text, Airprint support, email, internal documentation.

For the price this is a must download.

Go to the website to see more images and 11 Demos and counting.


-Project Workflow : Create, Save, Open, Delete Projects
-Backgrounds : There are 160 awesome Backgrounds included to start
you off, and GROWING.
-ClipArt : Over 500 pieces of upscale clipart, and GROWING!
-TEXT! Add Text using any of the over 100 included Fonts available!
Change Text Color and Shadow Color too.
-Background Photos added!
-Borders on all objects.
-Border widths are resizable!
-Current Project Number your working on is now Displayed.
-Removed Title Bar.
-Split Keyboard Support!
-Printing supported via AirPrint
-Email your creations
-Full Photo Support
-In App Help
-Flip Text and Objects across the vertical axis.
-New Color Picker has been added
-Add different color borders to your objects and make them translucent.
-Can rotate, scale objects via button control
-Button to hide tools and another to bring the tools back
-Reset each object to its original state
-Greater control has been programmed in for shape manipulation
-Email developer for feature requests and bug fixes.
-Fixed shapes to display better
-Turn off borders on objects
-Redesigned UI with reflections used in Backgrounds, ClipArt and
project related tasks
-Bug fixes

iTunes File Support

- Include your Own ClipArt
- Include your Own Backgrounds

Best of all is you have complete control over the objects. Below are all the things you can do with each object, individually. Below is a list of what can be done. See the "What's New in this Version" section to see the awesome features that have been added to this amazing app :

-Change the size
-Fill the shape with a wide selection of colors or no color (except for pictures or ClipArt)
-Change the Border color
-Adjust the Fill color's translucency (except for pictures or ClipArt)
-Adjust the Border color's translucency
-Make shapes to be on top of other shapes or underneath them
-Combine the shapes to make a composite shape
-Change the Background Color
-Adjust the Background Color to a lighter shade
-Take a snapshot of your work (it is saved within the iPad Photos app)
-Delete the last shape selected
-Delete all shapes

Take a look at the screenshots I took below and see for yourself the many things you can do with this app.

The website has more info with Demos too.


So now, the only thing left is : get creative and play !!!

What's new in version 4.01
Bug Fixes.
Our verdict: Good
  • + ShapeEffects is a highly rated app (4-star).
  • + It is currently 50% off its regular price.
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