PhotoSpiralysis Online App

January 1st, 2012

Start PhotoSpiralysisPhotoSpiralysis is a free online software application which lets you apply the Droste effect to your own pictures. Click on the big blue button on the left to start creating your own pictures.


PhotoSpiralysis requires Silverlight 4, which is available on most popular operating systems and browsers.

Gamma version online!

June 4th, 2012

Today the third version of PhotoSpiralysis is released. These are the improvements compared to the beta version:

  1. Better interface
  2. Polygon cutouts (only with exactly 4 points so far)
  3. Cutout area inverts automatically with the zenith/nadir settings

There will be an update on this version soon where the following will be addressed:

  1. Variable number of polygon points
  2. Speed/quality settings

PhotoSpiralysis Beta

January 1st, 2012

Today the second version of PhotoSpiralysis is released. Where the first version (alpha) was only available as a download for Windows, PhotoSpiralysis Beta is an online browser app. It only requires Silverlight 4, which is available for both Windows and MacOS in combination with either Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari or Chrome.

Future features

January 1st, 2012

The ‘winning’ feature off the last poll was the invertible cutout area. The cutout area is now automatically inverted with the selection of zenith or nadir.

Votes for other features are still valid for the next release: