6 Great iPad Apps for Turning Pictures into Comics

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Below is a collection of some useful iPad apps to use to turn your photons into comics and create carbonized pictures. Students can use to create beautiful cartoons to use in their multimedia projects or in activities that involve comic strips, digital storytelling, presentations and many more. All of these apps are easy to use and do not require any advanced technical skill. Some of the things students can do with these apps include: take pictures and turn them into cartoons, capture cartoon videos,  draw cartoon sketches, customize and add different effects to pictures, convert photos into cartoon avatars, and many more.

1- Halftone- Turn Photos into Comics (update: no longer working)

“Halftone turns your photos into unique, vintage comics that friends and family will love! More than a simple “photo filter” app, Halftone makes it easy to add paper styles, captions, speech balloons, graphic stamps, and fonts (including built-in comic fonts). Your final image can be sent via e-mail, uploaded directly to Facebook, Twitter, and Flickr, shared with apps like Instagram, Camera+, and Color Splash, printed, and more”

2- My Cartoon

My Cartoon is another great app that enable you to take your photo and video as fun cartoon and comic. Some of the features provided by My Cartoon include:add amazing and funny caption into your cartoon and create creative comic, photos can be taken directly from camera, create unlimited cartoons and comics, super easy and simple interface,  instant Sharing via Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Instagram, Tumblr and Email…etc

3- Artographo (update: no longer working)

“It's time for the next generation of color splash and artistic photo effects. Give your photographs an extraordinary flair and turn them into beautiful artographs. The elegant and intuitive interface allows you to touch up and recreate your pictures in an amazingly fast and precise way. Use your finger as a brush and paint in different styles, colors and effects. ”

4- ToonCamera

“ToonCamera is an amazing video and photography app that turns your world into a live cartoon. Apply real-time cartoon and art effects to your camera feed, record video, snap photos, and convert existing video and photos from your albums to create instant works of art. Save your creations and share them with friends through email, Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Tumblr, Instagram, and YouTube, all from within ToonCamera. ”

5- Sketch Me

“Turn your photos into drawing, cartoons or sketch images in one click to create instant works of art. 19 effects easy to use with full control. Save your creations and share them with your friends through Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Tumblr, and Email.”

6- BeFunky Pro

“eFunkyPro comes stocked with powerful photo editing tools, an amazing collage maker, tons of fonts (tons more now because you can access all the fonts in your device!), fantastic photo frames, overlays, and a bunch of great goodies and stickers. PLUS, we give you the ability to instantly and simultaneously share your photo to your camera roll AND BeFunky, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Flickr, and Tumblr.”