When you’re speaking to someone who’s created a photo sharing app that has a social component, there’s a certain kind of mutual understanding. This isn’t the first time that this has been done — they’re mostly hoping that the permutation on the formula that they’ve come up with will be one that resonates.
During those conversations, there’s one thing you always wait to hear: the word ‘communicate’. Because if your photo sharing app has a social component, of any sort, it’s not actually a photo sharing app — it’s a messaging app.
Whether the model is one-to-many or one-to-one, once you invite feedback you’re having a dialog. It’s something that a surprising number of photo sharing app creators don’t get right away — if ever. Just because you’re not using text or audio doesn’t mean that you’re not having a conversation.
Studio designer Joe Wilson says that the latest version…
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