PhotoLayers for iPhone

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If you have trouble...
Please check the "Trouble shooting" on the bottom of this page.

How to use

Tap the "Back" button to add a background photograph. Crop the photograph and tap the blue "Done" button. "2:3" is the ratio for iPhone4/4S's screen size and "9:16" is for iPhone5. The background photograph is added. Tap the photograph to edit Brightness, Contrast, Saturation, Blur. Then tap the "Add" button to add a new layer. The new layer is added.Tap the button with 3 sliders to show the editor panel. Alpha ( Opacity ), Brightness, Contrast, Saturation can be adjusted. Tap the button with checks to show the Tool panel. Tap the blue "Eraser" button to open the "Background Eraser". Adjust the "Offset" slider to adjust the offset between the cursor and the touched point. "Auto", "Color", "Manual", "Restore", "Zoom" modes can be selected. A photograph can be zoomed in the "Zoom" mode. Adjust the slider on the bottom to set the threshold in the "Auto" mode or the radius in the "Manual/Restore" mode. Tap the left-bottom button to change the background color. This feature is helpful to check the resulted image. Tap the blue "Done" button to finish. "Background" is erased. Adjust the "Feather" slider to soften the image edge. Tap the right-botton button with an arrow. Select the "Save as PNG image" to save the selected layer whose background are already erased to make it easy to use them again. Tap the top-right "Save" button to save to Camera Roll. The resulted photomontage.

Background Eraser

Adjust the "Offset" slider to adjust the offset between the cursor and the touched point. "Auto" mode erases connected pixels which has similar colors. Adjust the slider on the bottom to set the threshold of of similar color. "Color" mode erases pixels with similar color from all of the pixels. Adjust the slider on the bottom to set the threshold of of similar color. "Manual" mode erases touched area. Adjust the slider on the bottom to set the radius. "Repair" mode restores erased pixels by touch. Adjust the slider on the bottom to set the radius. "Zoom" mode : The image can be enlarged with 2 fingers and can be moved with 1 or 2 fingers. Rede/Undo can be done by using the right-bottom button.

Trouble shooting

Difficult to use.
Please ask us by tapping the "?" button on this app and send us an email. We would like to help you.
Can't load photographs.
Please check this page.
→ "Privacy settings on iOS6"
Images under constructing are cleared after using other apps.
iOS sometimes stops background apps when the device is out of memory. So please save photomontages before using other apps. Or please save the layers whose background are already erased to make it easy to use them again.
App crashes.
There is a possibility that your device is out of memory if this app crashes because a lot of memory is needed when many photos are added.

Please close all of applications before using this app.
- Tap the home button to close this app.
- Double tap the home button and then tap & hold one of the active app icons.
- After icons start dancing, tap the minus circles on the apps to close them.
Then, try this app again.