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LifeDropper Brings the Photoshop Eyedropper Tool to Real Life
Graphic and web designers out there: Have you ever been away from your computer only to find the perfect color for use in your next project? Wouldn’t it be great if you could have the Photoshop eyedropper tool for use in real life? Thankfully, XDA forum member sudo.adam has precisely the app for you with LifeDropper for Android.
As the title would suggest, this is an open beta of LifeDropper – the eyedropper tool for real life.
LifeDropper is designed to determine the colour of objects in the real world, and then present you with what it finds.
Instructions are provided when you open the app. Please leave feedback and make feature requests! Bug reports are extremely welcome!
If you’re interested in making the world your pallet, make sure to continue on to the original thread and join the open beta! Be sure to leave your comments while you’re at it.
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