LOS ANGELES, Ca. – June 1st, 2016– LifePrint is a mobile app platform and portable photo printer that uses ZINK Imaging that introduces the world to augmented reality photos. LifePrint's photo printer and mobile app lets users easily print photos from any social media via their smartphone and then uses augmented reality to bring photos to life. LifePrint is capable of printing and sharing images from GoPro cameras, Apple Live Photos, Vine videos, Instagram, YouTube and more, bringing printed imagery to life as seen in the Harry Potter films.
Robert Macauley, Co-Founder of LifePrint said, “What we’re doing with LifePrint is bringing physical photos into the new millennium. LifePrint makes real photographs as rich and dynamic as the memories you want to capture. Plus, who doesn’t love Harry Potter photos?”
Printing with LifePrint is easy: Just open the LifePrint app, select any photo or video from your camera roll, and hit print. The photo will wirelessly print in about 60 seconds over your data network via Bluetooth.
He added, “Augmented reality is just one feature of LifePrint: We’ve also added a social element. We have a whole social network backend where users can send and receive real photos with friends who have the app, making it more than just a printer. Think of it, Vine and YouTube celebrities can even print out real videos to their fans and give them something that comes to life in their hands, which is much better experience for a fan than just clicking ‘like’ on a screen.”
At the heart of LifePrint’s toner-free, compact convenience is ZINK technology. LifePrint produces high-quality, beautiful photos without requiring expensive ink cartridges.
LifePrint is a device that will change the way consumers print, view and share photos - and opens up a new opportunity for augmented reality to everyone.
LifePrint was developed and backed by a team of data, print, video and photography enthusiasts and was designed to be portable, fun, reliable and simply easy to use across all devices and formats.
Orders and contributions are currently being taken for LifePrint starting at $99 on Indiegogo InDemand.
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LifePrint is the ultimate photo printer for your iPhone or Android device. It’s an app. It’s a community. It’s a lifestyle. It’s a chance to hold those special moments in your hands. It’s sharing memories with the people you love. It’s decorating your walls. It’s unabashed rainy day nostalgia. And it’s about time we had a chance to experience real photographs again. Click here to preorder your LifePrint today.
About Zink Imaging
ZINK Imaging Inc., a privately held company, was founded to enable millions of customers to enjoy the magic of ZINK® Zero Ink® products. ZINK Imaging invented, manufactures, and is a supplier of the ZINK Printing Technology and the ZINK Paper®. In addition to ZINK branded products, the technology is utilized by partner companies which bring ZINK‐enabled products to market under their respective brands. ZINK Imaging’s headquarters and research and development labs are in Massachusetts, with a state of the art manufacturing facility in Whitsett, North Carolina. For more information, please visit www.ZINK.com. ZINK, Zero Ink, hAppy, hAppy+, Smart App Printer, and zRoll are registered trademarks of ZINK Imaging Inc. All rights reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Wi‐Fi is a registered trademark of the Wi‐Fi Alliance. Android, Google, Google Play, and other marks are trademarks of Google Inc. Instagram™ is a registered trademark of Instagram Inc. This product uses the Instagram™ API but is not endorsed or certified by Instagram. Facebook is a registered trademark of Facebook Inc. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners.