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Photo and Video Apps

Here are few apps that will take a photo from your camera roll and turn it into a painting, to start from scratch bare canvas you make all the marks straight from your vision and turn the device into a handheld photo and video studio.  Some of the apps have a desktop version as well that will allow you to move your creations between desktop and device easily. 

With the advent of the great range of video animation apps, you can easily create animated videos on your phone.

Here is the list of photo and video apps whether you are looking for a photo storage, want to enhance your shots using professional editing tools, create collages, get the best out of your selfies.

    Add dinosaurs, insects, animals and fairy-tale princesses to your world and enliven lessons with augmented reality by using Leo AR Education app. Leo is easy to use, fun and one of the best augmented reality apps for kids on the market. The Leo app is available to download for iOS (iPhone and iPad) and Android devices. 

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad


    All the World is a video-based service that delivers a very wholistic array of topics to young children.  Covering both classroom and general interest topics, it provides a great basis for children's future learning.

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad


    The software application ‘Uniconverter’ by Wondershare is a unique application for converting, downloading, burning and transferring videos in an easy to use dashboard user interface. The application has in-app purchases relating to subscription levels for Individuals, Business and Education from 1 year to Lifetime license agreements. There is also a family license for families to share over multiple computers with free lifetime updates. The application is suitable (we believe) for teenagers and above and requires some 100MB of disk space using some 256MB of RAM when in use. The application is available in over 10 different languages.

    Devices: Mac Web


    Animotica Video Editor is an easy to use video editor, movie maker and slideshow video maker for Windows 10. This video editing app encompasses all the traditional tools you would expect from a high-quality piece of Video Editing software such as video trim, split, combine video and photos, add music, add voiceovers, scale, rotate, colour adjustment and so much more. Animotica is free but has some restrictions on the video content and presentation. A full purchase gives the user access to all of the features the software has to offer.  Animotica is free from in-app adverts and is suitable for all age groups with a PEGI 3 rating (3 and upwards). This video editing app is available in several different languages and available to download for Windows devices. Animotica is one of the best animation apps recommended by the Educational App Store.

    Devices: Windows


    Feeding children's creativity is not just about showing them the fun side of education.  It builds skills that might spark a lifelong passion or a future career.  It develops organisational skills and flexible thinking.  PuppetMaster is a superb app for providing a creative outlet for your children and harnessing the benefits of doing so.

    Devices: iPhone iPad


    Smoovie Stop Motion is a unique application that is a professional, innovative animation platform to be used by classrooms, families and animators around the world. The app brings stop motion animation to a range of ages with an intuitive user interface, simple software and in-app teacher resources. The platform includes instant playback, audio and video, onion skinning, scenes, film strips and much more. The app comes with no in-app purchases or adverts.

    Devices: iPhone iPad


    The Strip Designer application is an extensive app that allows users to create a comic style book using various templates and tools. This intuitive platform will make even the most novice of graphic artist’s design like a comic book whizz. The layout and graphics are completely customizable and the possibilities are endless. The application is free from in-app adverts and purchases and it suitable for 9 years of age and above. The app also works competently from a mobile device but for the best experience we would recommend a tablet.

    Devices: iPhone iPad


    YouTube Kids is an app specifically designed for kids, makes it easier for children and parents to find content they are interested in. 

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad


    By altering the sentences that make up the stories contained in this app and adding their own drawings and photographs, children can begin to build their creative writing skills.  Fully functional and containing one story in its free form, in-app purchases can expand the number of stories.

    Devices: iPhone iPad


    Animoto lets you quickly and easily combine text, images, and videos into beautiful videos. The app functions very similar to the website as students can use their iPhone to select from various multimedia (music, photos, and clips) and share their creations with teachers and classmates. Students learn how to create video slideshows by organizing multimedia into creative digital storytelling.  The app offers over 50 different video styles, hundreds of songs in a built-in music library and the ability to share via popular social media platforms.

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad


    PicCollage is a collage maker app that is simple to use with a bucket load of features for users to explore. The photo collage app lets you apply basic edits, stickers, doodles, effects and picture frames. Users can download the best free photo editor app for making your own unique creations with your pictures. PicCollage lets you instantly arrange your photos into frames - or get creative with freeform collages, cutouts, filters, borders, stickers, and text. Your friends will be amazed with what you can create. It's like photoshop with your fingers!

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad


    With AfterFocus, you can create DSLR-style background blurred photo by simply selecting focus area.

    Devices: iPhone iPad


    VideoScribe empowers you to create your own whiteboard-style animated videos without any design or technical know-how.

    Devices: iPhone iPad


    The perfect solution for kids and parents to watch kids videos in a safe way. Our Parental Control will ensure that your kids can not upload videos on their own, and that no ads are shown while the kids are watching their videos. A kids safe Youtube.

    Devices: iPhone iPad


    500 million+ installs strong, PicsArt is the #1 photo editor & pic collage maker on mobile.

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad


    Get Stop Motion Studio, the world’s easiest app to get you into stop motion moviemaking today!

    Want to create movies like Wallace and Gromit or those groovy Lego shorts on YouTube? Then this is the app you’ve got to add to your collection.

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad


    Create awesome video clips with the music of your choice in an easy, fast and intuitive way. From beginners to pros, Filmr is for you! Choose your favorite video clips and photos, easily trim and rearrange them, add slow motion, choose the best music from more than 20 million options, share and inspire! 

    Devices: iPhone iPad


    BabyFirst is specifically designed for younger kids—toddlers and preschooled aged to be exact—and has content suited for that range of growing minds. The shows and videos found in BabyFirst were developed by child psychologists and educated experts, so you can trust that your little one is in good hands.   BabyFirst is free to download and try with a seven day trial, but you’ll have to shell out $6 a month once your little one get hooked. If you’re cool with that, you can hit the links below to download it on whichever platform you use. Or both. Whatever.

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad


    PicsArt’s Animated GIF & Video Animator app offers a powerful but simple way to make striking animations. From your snapshots to your sketches, you can bring them all to life with moving stickers and doodles, image overlays, sound effects and more.

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad


    The Best and Most Private Photo and Video App for iPhone/iPad/iPod touch.

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad


    Download Keepsafe to join the millions of people who have entrusted over a billion pictures to Keepsafe: the most popular photo locker and album vault app.

    Devices: iPhone iPad


    This application will create a pixelated mosaic when you trace your finger over an area of an image.

    Devices: iPhone iPad


    Filmora is a simple yet powerful video editor available for Mac and PC, aimed at the enthusiast and prosumer markets. It’s perfect for a range of basic uses, from creating tutorial videos to editing action camera footage to making viral videos for social media sites.  Wondershare Filmora is a powerful video editing program that is perfect for users who want to focus on their creativity instead of getting stuck on the technical side of video production. Its careful balance of an easy-to-use interface and professional features make it good value for beginner and intermediate content creators, but more experienced users will want a solution that offers a bit more control and customization in the editing process.

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad


    Movavi Video Editor is a simple, easy-to-use and easy-to-learn video editing software for casual users who want to create quick videos for the web or for sharing with friends and family. 

    Devices: Web


    The Emmy® award winning Nickelodeon Play app puts the best of Nickelodeon at your fingertips.

    Devices: Android iPhone iPad