Hipstamatic Introduces Oggl for iPad with SurfMode, a New Viewing Experience Turning Photo Feeds Into a Beautiful Slideshow of Images

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Sit Back, Relax and Watch the Show — Oggl’s SurfMode Integrates Directly With Apple TV and AirPlay to Create Live Photo Feeds for Events, Occasions and Endless Inspiration

Hipstamatic announces Oggl now runs beautifully on iPad, giving people a new platform to discover amazing images, create their own, and collect photos that inspire them. Oggl for iPad also introduces SurfMode, a new viewing experience that instantly turns photo feeds into slideshows. To launch SurfMode, users simply tap any Oggl photo feed and turn the device sideways to render a cascade of gorgeous images. SurfMode integrates with Apple TV and AirPlay to immediately create live photo feeds, making Oggl perfect for events, occasions and endless inspiration anywhere.

“Oggl has always been about unearthing inspiring images, and now with our iPad release and SurfMode, we’re enhancing how our community and the world views them,” said Lucas Buick, CEO and co-founder, Hipstamatic. "From a wedding in Napa to a massive concert venue to a dinner party with friends, Oggl’s SurfMode immediately brings a creative sensibility, and gorgeously transforms the visual backdrop in any situation.”

Oggl for iPad comes with all of the current Oggl for iPhone features, including:

  • SurfMode: Sit back, relax and watch the show. With SurfMode, simply turn the device sideways to immediately see a beautiful cascade of images.
  • SurfMode on AirPlay: Weddings, concerts, dinner parties and beyond — present any Oggl feed to Apple TV for a live photo feed during events and occasions.
  • Notifications Ticker: Discover details about how many loves, reposts, and curations your photos get, including information from Instagram, Facebook, Flickr and more.
  • New Gear Shopping: Selecting new gear is easier than ever, with better previews and suggested Favorite combos.
  • New Live Previews: Select a new favorite combo, edit photos and browse presets more quickly and easily than before.
  • Improved Feed Browsing: uicker access to more information about photos you love.

Support the Community & Get More Gear
Oggl is an experience designed for discovering, creating and collecting inspiring images, not for showcasing advertising. To support this vision for the community, Oggl is available via two subscription options: Quarterly for $2.99 and yearly for $9.99. Each subscription comes with access to Hipstamatic’s entire catalog of current lens and film gear, and guarantees new gear, released on the “First Friday” of every month.

Oggl for iPad runs on any device running iOS 6 and greater.

About Hipstamatic
Hipstamatic is a photography company aiming to inspire the world to live more beautifully and creatively. Through a variety of offerings, including Oggl, Hipstamatic Classic, Snap magazine and IncrediBooth, Hipstamatic encourages its community to tap into their inner artists and use photography as a gateway back to creativity.

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