The client set the task to create an interface for the new iOS app that can apply filters to a camera view in real time.
Existing users of the Waterlogue app and attracting new users of all ages who love art and filters.
I analyze the top apps from the category of graphics and filters made a map of best and worst UI concepts, that was used for app UI inspiration.
Based on the research data, a prototype interface was developed in low fidelity and high fidelity form. In order for programmers to be able to implement an interface, guideline was prepared.
Main screens wireframes
UI icons made in Sketch
The app was released on the App Store ↗.
The app was included by Apple in the Best of 2017
App Store BEST OF 2017
Apple uses the app icon on its Twitter's header pic @AppStore ↗.
At the annual Worldwide Conference for Apple Developers WWDC 2019 — Philip W. Schiller — a Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing at Apple introduced the best graphics apps, which included Olli:
Olli app at Apple Developers conference 2019
The app has gained great popularity in Japan, creating a trend on Twitter “Olli by Tinrocket” ↗. People from all over Japan post their illustrations and comics created through Olli's unique filters.
The annual design catalog UI Graphics 2 (Japan) has a dedicated chapter ↗ about the app.
Photo by @tinrocket