by Marianne Schultz
MacPhun, the maker of Silent Film Director , FX Photo Studio , and many other photography apps for the Mac and iOS devices, is offering a buy one, get one free special for its Color Splash Studio apps through Sunday, July 1. If you buy (or already own) Color Splash Studio for the iPhone, you can get a free copy of Color Splash Studio for the Mac, which normally costs $4.99.
In order to get the Mac version for free, you need send a picture through Color Splash Studio on your iPhone to firstname.lastname@example.org. When you open the app, capture a new photo or choose an existing one, then edit it to your heartâs desire and tap on Done in the top left corner. In the menu that appears, choose Email and address the new draft email that pops up to gift@macphun and send away. Youâll get an email with an activation code and link to download the the Mac version within 12 to 48 hours.
If you like adding color effects to your photos for printing or sharing online, Color Splash Studio for the iPhone is only $.99 and features several effects and controls to dramatically adjust the color of your pictures. The controls arenât extremely intuitive but MacPhun is working on a major update to the app that will add some new tools and features. Also, MacPhun is running a contest to rename Color Splash Studio and you can submit your suggestion to MacPhun here  . The person who submits the app name MacPhun chooses to use will receive a $500 gift card and more. If you can come up with something catchy to suggestion, be sure to submit  your suggestion by July 4.