Ghost Effect Editing Photo Video App Development

Want to create your own Ghost Lens-like photo video editing app? We have experience in developing ghost effect editing apps on both Android and iOS platforms. Contact us now to get your free quote.


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On-demand Platform for Professional Photographer Booking

The Dhaw app connects photography enthusiasts with professional photographers for weddings, events, and portraits. This global UAE-based platform offers advanced search filters such as price, popularity, and ratings, simplifying the process of finding and booking photographers according to users’ needs.


Craft Cinematic Stories from Your Photos

The SlideShow Maker app, developed for a US client, lets users create videos with over 20 transitions, limited to 5 minutes. Drawing on experience from 40 photo-video projects, the team used Objective C for development, targeting iOS and iPad platforms.

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Ghost Effect Photo Editing App Development

If you have a ghost effect editing app idea and want to make a successful app out of it, you are at the right place. Reason? We have expertise in developing photo and video editing applications with advanced ghost effects.

We have developed over 4400 custom Android and iOS-based application solutions so far. And, developing photo video editing apps is one of our core expertise. Want to know the app development cost and timeline? Contact us. Validate your idea with an experienced app development consultant.

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How Much Does It Cost to Develop an App like Ghost Lens?

We offer affordable app development and customization. There are a lot of factors that affect the pricing of the app, for example, customization, the platform on which the app is to be built, etc. Average time to create an app like Ghost Lens would require approx “760 hours”. Here is the detailed analysis and estimation. Check it out.

An App like Ghost Lens
DeliverablesDescriptionEstimated Man Hours
DevelopmentGraphics DesignQC/TestingProject ManagementTOTAL
iOS Application1. Business Analysis & Communication81.20.810
2. Base Code & Architecture101.5112.5
3. Screens/Views:
3.1. Home Screen81.20.810
3.2. Instructions101.5112.5
3.3. Settings50.750.56.25
3.4. Capture152.251.518.75
3.5. Editor (Video)152.251.518.75
3.6. Editor (Photo)152.251.518.75
3.7. Fading Setting50.750.56.25
3.8. Audio Settings121.81.215
3.9. Filters/Preview81.20.810
4. Data Model:
4.1. Base Classes60.90.67.5
4.2. Layouts:
4.2.1. Ghost Layouts Base81.20.810
4.2.2. Mask Layouts Base121.81.215
4.2.3. Sliced Layouts (0.4 x 40)162.41.620
4.2.4. Photo Mask Layouts (4 x 10)406450
4.3. GPUImage Integration71.050.78.75
4.4. Home Screen Blurred Background50.750.56.25
4.5. Capturing Photo & Recording Video121.81.215
4.6. Photo Editing60.90.67.5
4.7. Video Processing (Slicing, Adding Audio, etc)304.5337.5
4.8. Video Player81.20.810
4.9. Sliced Preview Component142.11.417.5
4.10. Filters:
4.10.1. Filters Base81.20.810
4.10.2. Filters (1.5 x 118)17726.5517.7221.25
4.10.3. Applying Progress Indicator60.90.67.5
4.11. Undo Last Picture/Video40.60.45
4.12. Photo Editor / Change From Library Popover81.20.810
4.13. Photo Resolution Setting Popover101.5112.5
4.14. In-App Purchase81.20.810
4.15. Push Notifications121.81.215
4.16. Sharing (Photo):
4.16.1. Save, Email, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Other Apps40.60.45
4.16.2. Tumblr152.251.518.75
4.17. Sharing (Video):
4.17.1. Instagram, Save, Email50.750.56.25
4.17.2. Facebook (Video)
4.17.3. YouTube81.20.810
4.17.4. Flickr142.11.417.5
4.17.5. Vimeo81.20.810
5. Landscape Orientation (Capture, Editor, Preview)81.20.810
6. iPad Adaptation (Universal App)203225
7. Design Integration121.81.215

Let’s get in touch with us. We will be happy to discuss your app idea once we have the basic information. We don’t have any ready-made source code or script to develop an app like Ghost Lens. We do develop it from the scratch only. But, we will ensure you to integrate unique features that can shine your app out of the competition.

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Technologies We Use



Programming Language

Java programming language


kotlin for android development



integrated development environment


android studio

Android Studio

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MySQL Database


Hosting Server

ubuntu hosting server

Ubuntu 16.04

Mobile App Design

Adobe XD

Adobe XD



Wireframe Design Tool

wireframe designing tool

Adobe XD

HTML – CSS Conversion Tool

Visual Studio

Visual Studio

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Frequently Asked Questions

We have done a wide spectrum of work as far as developing photo applications is concerned. For a detailed knowledge on the same please check out our portfolio of the app that we have developed so far.

After we receive all the necessary details required to create the app, it roughly takes around 4 to 5 weeks for our developers to finish the task.

Ghost Lens is selfie editor plus photo video editing app which is having number one photo & video app in five countries and having over 7,000,000 downloads. We have bunch of photo apps which has also having more than five millions downloads and our photo and video client are extremely happy when their app is perfomring better than expected. We are not just having expert developers but we have developers who are working on photo and video category apps since last three years. When we are saying cloning that means we are wanting to make app better than Ghost Lens. In fact, it’s not a clone as it’s totally customized app. It includes unique features.

Our team of proficient UI and UX designers have enough experience for us to say that we are one of the best in the field.

Most definitely. Our experience with social media integration is good enough to understand how important social media sharing is for the popularity of mobile apps.

Sure, we do. Our business model is based on in-app purchase that will give you a good Return on Investment. The apps that we develop are exclusive of any advertisements for a hassle-free usage.

Before we fix the budget and timeline, we need to be sure that we have all the important details for the project. Details like analysis, documentation, and scoping are the prerequisites. Initially, we ideate and brainstorm about what differentiates an app from the others with the clients, and once we have a clear-cut frame, only then are we able to define the exact cost and timeline.However, in case you have budget constraints, we can work you through it to ensure the best MVP and state-of-the-art results.

Yes, a mobile application can help you generate revenue in more than one ways. We have listed a few for you:

  • Advertisements
  • Implement rewards / Price / Points System
  • In-App Purchases: There are ‘n’ number of ways which can help you make money using in-app purchases, like:

    • Free or paid versions of apps
    • Selling functionalities like photo and video effects
    • Selling images with effects, etc.