PicsArt – Photo Studio is one of the most popular photo editing applications on the Android operating system. This application has many tools to make your photos more attractive such as frames, filters, text, stickers, crop, rotate, and others.
This PicsArt application also has filters that can make you look like a cartoon character, either a pencil caricature or a character in a comic. These cartoon characters can also be made even more interesting with the addition of vintage effects, lomo, and others. Please download this application through the Play Store.
2. Pencil Sketch
This is an app that will make its users feel like an artist. This Pencil Sketch will turn any portrait photo into a work of drawing as if it was drawn with a pencil. The method is also very easy, just select a photo in the gallery or take a new photo using the cellphone camera. The app will turn it into a sketch on the fly. Now you don’t have to bother installing Photoshop and learning it.
You are also given the freedom to choose what types of sketches can be generated, such as Doodle which makes the image look like a cartoon, Comic mode which can produce comic-style drawings, and so on. If the results are not satisfactory, you can also make adjustments such as image saturation or increase sharpness.
3. Clip2Comic & Caricature Maker (iOS)
The average iPhone user is Instagram literate. Therefore, in the App Store, there is also the Clip2Comic application that can make any photo more artistic. Yes, you will accentuate your geek side by turning your photo into a superhero comic-style image.
Such a refreshing transformation from an ordinary photo into a stunning masterpiece. Of course, this can help in building engagement with your brand.
Besides Picsart, there is a popular application called Pixlr. This is a photo editing application that provides quite complete tools , one of which is giving a cartoon effect to your photos. With this app, you can easily make your photos look like cartoons.
Apart from that, you can add other cool effects to make your photos even more interesting. The cool thing is, if you have photos that are too blurry or too dark, you can immediately fix them with some of the tools in Pixlr, you know.
5. ToonCamera (iOS)
ToonCamera, from the name alone you can probably guess what this application is for. Not only does it change gallery photos into cartoons with various styles, but you can also watch cartoon effects directly from the viewfinder display.
In addition to providing a sketch style, there are also several other effects such as oil painting, black and white, and also ink effects. These effects can not only be applied to photos but videos as well. Yes, this cartoon effect feature is generally rarely used for videos, giving ToonCamera a unique appeal. However, Android users need to be patient as ToonCamera is only available for iPhones and iPad.
MomentCam or Mo Man Xiang Ji is an Android application that was quite booming some time ago. This application itself was made by a developer from the bamboo curtain country named Hightalk Software Corp.
In this application, we must first select some of the cartoon characters that have been provided. After that, the character will be combined with our face photo. The result is a very unique and funny combination. This app still has some menus in mandarin so it might be quite difficult if you are new to using it.
Creating a cartoon version of your face doesn’t have to be difficult or time-consuming. With the Avatoon app, you can take advantage of the face detection feature to take a picture of a face and instantly make it an avatar.
Because it uses biometrics, the resulting cartoon version is made similar to the real face. You can also set whether you want to make a cartoon version of the whole body or just the face.
After the photo is completed, the avatar can be inserted into the landscape photo or add a background that has been provided by the application.
8. Pencil Photo Sketch – Minerva Studios
This application will not turn your photo into a cartoon character. However, the pencil drawing effects look so authentic, it’s no wonder your followers don’t realize that the photo is edited.
In order not to get bored with the same sketch appearance, users can also apply crayon color effects. Its use is so easy and without wordy, just insert a photo from the gallery or camera, choose an effect, and voila ! Your “caricature” is ready.