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Artist's iPhone, iPad help him create ancient Filipino calligraphy

Christian Cabuay

What do you do? I'm an artist and translator.

Which device do you use? iPad 1 and iPhone 3G.


How do you use your device? People pay me to translate and draw English words to the ancient Filipino writing system, Baybayin.


What apps do you use the most? Zen Brush ($2.99, app2.me/3512), iFontMaker ($6.99, app2.me/3731) Zendesk (free, app2.me/3732), Awesome Note ($3.99, app2.me/220), Mail.


How does the iPad and iPhone help you? My entire business workflow can be handled on the iPad from receiving and ordering, drawing the artwork, and delivery.


What would you do if you didn't have it? I would have to carry around my MacBook.