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The five best free Android apps for digital photos

Make the most of your photos

More and more smartphone owners are making use of the camera on their handset, and those with devices running Google Android are no exception. But before you think about transferring your digital snaps to your PC to edit and generally having fun with, check out these five Android apps that will let you edit photos, share them and more, all from your mobile phone.

FXCamera

FXCamera enables you to add fun effects such as fish-eye or an Andy Warhol style to photos you snap with your camera. You can even save share the results with friends and family on social networks.

PhotoGrid

We love this app that lets you create collages from the photo galleries stored on your Android handset. An unusual way to view your collection of digital snaps.

ES File Explorer

This app ensures you can access files, including photos, on your PC via your handset's web browser anywhere there's a Wi-Fi connection. Furthemore, you can even transfer files between your smartphone and your PC.

BeFunky Photo editor

There are plenty of photo editing apps available in the Android Market but we particularly love BeFunky as along with basic edits such as cropping and rotating, there are 20 effects to chose from that can be added to your digital snaps including Vintage, Grunge and Sketch.

TouchNote Postcards

We love this app from Touchnote, the online service that lets people print their digital snaps in the form of a unique stand-up greetings card. Users can send images taken from their Android smartphone directly to the photo printing service and customise them before they're printed.

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