App Description

Explore how the world is changing by controlling the flow of time with your fingers in this new app that was awarded the Editor's Choice Award by the Children's Technology Review!!!

Make leaves magically appear on trees and then paint on the colors of Fall. Reveal the colors of San Francisco over a day. Mix and merge different time views of a beach to create intriguing time composites.

"After spending just a few minutes with the Painting with Time app you’ll realize how brilliant this design idea is."
-- myipadapps

"Painting With Time is an aesthetic, creative, and mind-expanding app"
-- 148apps

Painting with Time provides a range of time brushes and special time slicers that let you combine photographic sequences in strange and unique new ways. Paint on a man's beard and then take half of it away (which half is up to you). Paint on layers of time to watch a woman age over 60 years. Or carve up a block of ice to create a swan ice sculpture.

• 14 carefully crafted time sequences of nature, art, and people
• Painting Time artistic mode
• Slicing Time artistic mode
• Seven preset brushes and slicing patterns
• “Mix and Merge” capability to combine a variety of time views within composites
• Step-by-step tutorial on Capturing Change yourself

Brought to you by the creators of the Exploring Time documentary series ( this is the first in a series of amazing time painting apps that lets you explore how the world around you changes over time. You will never look at the world in the same way again.

The Exploring Time project was supported by a generous grant from the Informal Science Education program at the National Science Foundation.

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • April 18, 2012 Initial release

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