In its latest study on mobile internet in France, reveals Médiamétrie applications and sites photograph the most visited by French mobile users. Detailed review.
With the advent of smartphones, more and more French are discovering a passion for photography. This is the same functionality used by most phone holders last generation, according to a poll conducted by Ifop Surikate and published last July. Before browsing the web and reading emails! And this phenomenon is booming.
Between June 2012 and June 2013, the hearing sites and apps picture that grew the most in one year in French mobile users (+71%) compared to the other sub-categories studied by Médiamétrie. In all, 2.5 million owners of smartphones went on a website or used an application of photography in June 2013 This is more of a mobile user in ten (11.4% very précisémeent). Enthusiasm largely due to the arrival of Instagram (1.8 million visits in June).
Here are the top 5 sites and apps picture for sept 2014:
Instagram 1 (1.763 million visitors in June):
Halfway between the application of photo editing and social networking, this application was first launched in 2010 on iPhone. Android users had to wait until April 2012 to enjoy it. The app allows you to apply different filters to your pictures taken via your phone. You can then share with your friends. Bought by Facebook for more than a billion euros, Instagram is now integrated with the world’s largest social network game.
Flickr (195,000 visitors in June):
This is definitely the site for sharing photos largest in the world. If, as with Instagram, you can show your best work to your friends Flickr also owes its success to professional photographers who use it as a showcase. Flickr also serves as a storage service line for this type of file with a TB of memory (1,000 GB) available to all.
ImageShak (136,000 visitors in June):
ImageShack is one of the most trusted hosting images. Interesting alternative to Flickr, as it offers the option of a paid subscription service. On Android, two applications are available: ImageShackDroid and Skypath to synchronize photos from your mobile device with those of your online account. The most intuitive and ergonomic program, from our point of view, Skypath.
4. Photoshop (64,000 unique visitors in June):
No need to present photo editing solution the most complete. On Android, there is a free version of the software . It is less comprehensive than the original, but you can already do a lot of things (cut, rotate, add some effects, …). However, it requires an SD card. There is also the Google Play further, Photoshop Touch, either release for smartphones here or here for tablets .
5 PhotoBox (58,000 unique visitors in June):
PhotoBox is a site offering you the opportunity to take (physically) your photos online. You can upload any image and print it on a T-shirt, add a photo album that will be subsequently sent, etc. The goal: to create original objects that look like you. If an iPhone app is no Android version is currently available.
For aficionados of the photo that want more, we also selected a series of programs that may be of interest:
- Paper Camera : To add very cartoon / drawing pencil effects to your photos
- Pixlr-o-matic : for those who want even more effects to apply to photos
- Chaturbate Hack : Take sexy pics and send them to friends
- Fotodanz : to easily create animated gif images from your photos
- TouchRetouch : a photo editing application bluffing that allows you to remove any piece of scenery in one of your photos: annoying trash, electric pole, bystanders, etc.
- Vignette : a very good photo editing app with a multitude of options
- Otaku Camera : to turn your photos into real mangas
- There also Snapseed , an Instagram competitor bought by Google