Featured Play Store Newbie: Color Splash FX [Photography]

Color Splash FX landed in the Google Play Store about a week ago. It’s made by Androidslide, makers of the very popular Camera ZOOM FX and Photo FX Live Wallpaper apps.

Color Splash FX turns your color photos to black and white by “painting” with you finger. You can also bring back the color with the same “painting” motion.


  • Paint in color or gray
  • Zoom in and out or scroll with two-finger pinching gestures
  • Pixel perfect brush adjustment: size, edge, opacity
  • Brush size adjusts to size of your finger!
  • Unlimited undo for accidental touch
  • Show brush tip
  • Magnify area under finger
  • Highlight colored regions with a red tint
  • Save sessions and continue where you left off
  • Import photos from your photo album or camera
  • Works in portrait / landscape modes
  • Share your masterpieces to Facebook, Twitter & Flickr
  • Support for all phones and tablets
  • Set as wallpaper / contact
  • Full help and instructions

Color Splash FX is free, but they do offer an in app purchase that will remove ads and add the ability to Zoom 20x, highlight colored regions, show brush tip, magnify area under finger, and much more. It normally costs $1.99, but it’s on sale now for .99 cents. They also plan on adding in a bunch of new features in the coming weeks so definitely check it out.



Play Store Download Link

About the Author: Robert Nazarian

Robert lives in upstate New York where he was born and raised. Technology was always his passion. His first computer was a Radio Shack TRS80 Color that used a cassette tape to save programs, and his first laptop was a Toshiba T1200FB that sported a CGA greyscale screen and two 720kb floppy drives (no hardrive). From the early 90’s through late 2011, he only owned Motorola phones starting with the MircroTAC all the way through to the Droid X. He broke that streak when he bought the Galaxy Nexus. Now he's sporting a Galaxy Note 4, and absolutely loves it. He has a wonderful wife and a 6 year old son. In his free time he enjoys sports, movies, TV, working out, and trying to keep up with the rapid fast world of technology.

  • Rafael

    Superb. Amazing. This app truly adds a new dimension to the term photography. I did a test and is fantastic. Can’t wait to use it with my own personal touch. Wowed. Thanks for highlight these kinda apps.