Digital photo manipulation eschews retro celebration in favour of raw glitch aesthetic.

As far as trends spurred by accessible digital manipulation software, analog – fetishism and glitch fandom have really gone hand in hand, so perhaps the most surprising thing about Decim8’s arrival is how long it took for a decent app to capitalise on this trend.

Decim8 does for artifact enthusiasm what Hipstamatic and their ilk did for Polaroid nostalgia by enabling you to parse photos through the glitch grinder. Perhaps the most compelling element of the app is the unpredictable outcome of the filters being applied.

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