Spice it Up: 4 Great Video FX Apps

If you enjoy capturing cool videos with your smartphone, you may be interested in ways to put a more personal touch on your creations. One way to do that is by using Video FX apps (think Instagram for video).

Our team checked out a number of the leading Video FX apps out there and hand-picked some of the highlights.

4 Great Video FX Apps to Spice Up Your Videos

CinemaFX LogoCinemaFX

CinemaFX lets you apply effects to videos after you’ve recorded them. With over 55 effects available, it is one of the most comprehensive video FX apps out there and a great choice for video customization. Cost: $1.99

8mmVintage Logo 8mm Vintage Camera

As it’s name suggest, 8mm Vintage Camera lets you mix and match film lenses and filters to create videos with an old school vintage feel. The app was used by Malik Bendjelloul in his Oscar-winning film “Searching for Sugar Man”, and was among the App Store Rewind’s 2011 best sellers. Cost: $1.99

imajicam iMajiCam

iMajiCam offers a number of unique effects and filters you can apply to videos in real-time as you’re recording them. From Sketch and Cartoon to Vintage and Sepia – this video FX app covers a wide range of FX options you can fine tune to your liking. Cost: Free

VideofxVideoFX Live

VideoFX may not have all the bells and whistles offered by some of the other apps on this list but it’s a quick and easy way to start using video FX. The app is free and fairly intuitive – you’ll be creating videos with your own personal stamp in no-time. Cost: Free

So head on out and get busy shooting awesome videos with your new apps. We’re eager to see what you come up with and look forward to seeing your creations on 1vsOne.com.


Coming Soon: 1vsOne.com

Let’s face it – everybody loves some good ol’ competition. Whether it’s watching your favorite sports teams battle it out (go New York!), two celebrities dancing-off on television, or you and your buddies playing a game of h-o-r-s-e in the driveway; we as human beings love to compete and watch others compete—it’s in our DNA.


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That’s where 1vsOne comes in.

Launching Summer 2013, 1vsOne makes it easy to share your talents and compete with friends around the world via online video.

So if you’re into singing, dancing, playing an instrument, DJing, pulling pranks, or doing just about anything else and catching it on camera, head on over to 1vsOne.com and register for early access – we’d love to have you!