The thought of graffiti art as an iPhone app has a really hollow, corporate ring to it (Tag the back of your McDonalds cup to build your street cred with the McNugget Buddies and the rest of the Happy Meal Gang but dont let Mayor McCheese ketchup you in the act!).
But when the technology is in the hands of real street artists passionate about graf, its a lot more likely youll sit up and take notice. Created by Graffiti Research Lab, the app gives artists a chance to record and archive their designs on the fly, creating tags based on finger swipes and alternating thicknesses based on speed, rendering the whole thing in 360-degree 3-d images. Check out the above clip to see what I mean. Spotted on Freshness Mag.