Best grain effect apps for iphone or ipad


Paid: $0.99
AfterFocus is a photo-editor app for Android and iOS devices in which you can blur the background of your images by choosing and selecting what part of it you want it to be blurred. Fast sharing options included.
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  • Age rating:4+

  • Category:Photo & Video,Entertainment


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  • Jessica Taylor

    by Jessica Taylor

    AfterFocus is insanely easy to use, and the photos come out looking professional. Grain effect gives off a cool textured look to help your photos stand out.


Paid: $3.99

Enlight is a photo editor app for iOS devices. It lets you create your own presets, mix two photos to create montages, add frames and much more. You will also be able to share your creations with all your friends from every social network. 

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  • Age rating:4+

  • Category:Photo & Video,Lifestyle

  • Publisher:Lightricks Ltd.

  • Size:116.93 MB

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  • Alfredo del Ángel

    by Alfredo del Ángel

    I am always looking to edit my photos before they go to social media. Most of the time I am disappointed with how it comes out . With Enlight, I was able to edit my photos and create collages for them to be shared with. This was great for an iPhone a More


Free download

Snapseed is a complete and professional photo-editing software application developed by Google that will upgrade your regular photos, with lots of filters and special effects. It has 29 tools like healing, brush, structure, HDR, etc.

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  • Age rating:4+

  • Category:Photo and Video

  • Publisher:Google LLC

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  • Jean Porter

    by Jean Porter

    I really like this photo editing app for my ipad. It has a lot of great features, including the ability to add grain effects, which I use a lot. The o More

  • Tejas Pillai

    by Tejas Pillai

    Snapseed is a nice image editor. I think it's real fun to play with. I use it to improve my pictures and to share them with my friends and family.

4.Adobe Photoshop Express

Free download
Adobe Photoshop Express is a fast, powerful and easy way to edit photos on your Android, Windows, and iOS devices. You can customize your pictures, create collages and share them on your social networks.
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  • Age rating:4+

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  • Publisher:Adobe Systems, Inc.

  • Size:220.07 MB

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  • Samantha Garza

    by Samantha Garza

    This is a great solution because it can modify photos to your taste and add in filters to get the grain effect.


with in-app purchases
VSCO is a mobile application developed by Visual Supply Company for taking photos, editing them with a variety of settings and filters, and sharing them. Users can join a creative community with no public followers, likes, or comments. 
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  • Age rating:12+

  • Category:Photography

  • Publisher:Visual Supply Company

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  • Roy Patterson

    by Roy Patterson

    As far as anyone can tell, this app is not related to the problem at hand. It boasts being able to edit photos, but there is no indication if it can add grain affects to images, which is what I'm looking for, specifically.


Paid: $1.99

TouchRetouch is a photo-editing app developed by Adva-Soft for Android and iOS devices that offers you all the tools you need to efficiently remove unwanted content from your phone photos.

  • Rachel Hanson

    by Rachel Hanson

    This is an app for Android smartphones. It costs $1.99. This may possibly be the most fun you've ever gotten for less than $2. If the demos are to be  More

  •  María Luisa Rivas

    by María Luisa Rivas

    This is the best Retouch tool I have ever used! In my opinion, it's much easier to use than Photoshop. I was able to remove someone in the background  More


Paid: $2.99 with in-app purchases

Hipstamatic is a camera app that also works as a photo-editing tool that lets you take beautiful pics and also share them with your friends. It also contains filters and a complete editing suite with over 20 adjustment tools.

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  • Age rating:4+

  • Category:Utilities,Photo & Video

  • Publisher:Hipstamatic, LLC

  • Size:127.17 MB

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  • Rakesh Malik

    by Rakesh Malik

    I take a lot of pictures on my iphone and I have been using Hipstamatic to edit the photos. It has a ton of features and filters to mess around with the photos that you are taking.


Paid: $1.99 with in-app purchases

Mextures is a photo-editing app that will make your pictures even more beautiful just with only one click! There are more than 150 different textures, which can be overlayed to create stunning designs and effects. 

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  • Age rating:4+

  • Category:Photo & Video

  • Publisher:MEREK DAVIS COM, LLC

  • Size:133.11 MB

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  • Liu Yang

    by Liu Yang

    Mextures is a top level app that is easy to use to apply textures and grain effects, leaks and many more options to photos

9.Filterstorm Neue

Paid: $3.99

Filterstorm Neue provides users with editing tools they can use to modify photos such as Clarity, Close, Curves, Hue. Saturation, Temperature, Color Blending, etc. It also comes with features you can use for effects, masking, and blending.

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  • Age rating:4+

  • Category:Photo & Video

  • Publisher:Tai Shimizu

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  • Sandra Allen

    by Sandra Allen

    This seems to be a pretty good site for what I'm looking for. It fits the bill on being for the the i products and it lets me do a lot of editing so I More

  • Barbara Peters

    by Barbara Peters

    This app gives me the effects I need for my photos with fantastic precision. The interface takes some getting used to and was difficult to navigate wi More

  • Kathryn Rice

    by Kathryn Rice

    I like how it allows you to upload photos. If you are looking for an app to make your photos looks like they are portraits then I suggest you get this More