AfterFocus Pro App for Android Review

| January 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

AfterFocus Pro app for Android let you to provide a professional touch to your photos. For example, using the app, you can create DSLR-style background blurred photo by simply selecting focus area. For a second person viewing the picture, they might think that this was clicked using a professional camera and not your phone camera. AfterFocus Pro Android app can be downloaded for a nominal $1.99 from Google Play Store.

AfterFocus Pro App Features

AfterFocus Pro app for Android alters the current focus of the photos to make it appear as though they were indeed from a professional camera. You can select an area on the photo that you want to focus on, and make the background a bit blurred to better highlight that section. More specifically, simply draw some lines inside a focus area and the background and the app will automatically recognize the focus area. You can select the area with traditional finger painting. AfterFocus Pro also let you add realistic blur effects with various aperture styles. Further, you can add filter effects including Cross Processing effect and Bokeh effect, wherein you can emphasize the spot light on the background, on your photos.

AfterFocus Pro App for Android

Android AfterFocus Pro app has another feature called ‘Double Photo’, wherein you click a picture of one object and move slightly to the right to take another picture of the same object, and the app will analyze the images and recognize the nearest object, so there is no need to draw the focus area. Once you’ve done with your photos, you can share it via email or SNS easily.

The developer of AfterFocus Pro Android app claims that you can create DSLR like photos, which is a bit misleading as it is impossible to match DSLR quality using mobile phone hardware. In reality, the app only creates a ‘DSLR effect’ by blurring the background and letting you add some DSLR type filters/effects on the photos. Also, the app does not support existing photos in your phone. You got to click new pictures before editing using AfterFocus Pro for Android. The app is compatible with Android OS 2.0 and up.


Using AfterFocus Pro app for Android, you can trick someone to believe that the photo you’ve just shared has been clicked using a DSLR camera. The app creates this illusion by letting you choose the focus area and blurring the area outside of it. You can add DSLR like effects and filters to give the photos a more realistic touch, even though the manipulation can be spotted on closer examination. To sum it up, a decent photo editing application worth trying out. Verdict: Good one.

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