Time to say “Evanesco” to muggle-style gifs. There’s a new app which turns 3-second videos into Harry Potter-style living newspapers.
Potterize, a free app which is now available on iPhone and iPad, lets users shoot short selfie clips in the style of those Daily Prophet moving newspapers from JK Rowling’s much-loved wizarding series.
You know, like this:
It’s super simple. All you do is add a caption to the mock-up, record three seconds of video and then share your front page story with your fellow Potter fans, either via message or on social media.
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