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PDF Annotator WITH ability to add photos

Discussion in 'iPad Apps' started by j.bartoszek1, Jul 24, 2011.

  1. macrumors newbie

    #1
    Hello all,

    I know there's a million threads and apps for PDF annotating, but I'm looking for a specific kind. I bought my iPad 2 to replace my tablet PC for taking notes. I'm a grad student who usually sends PDF notes to onenote, then annotates from there. The problem is that my school is incompetent and never posts updated notes. I circumvented the problem of having to write out loads of new information by taking screen captures of the lecture notes, and pasting them into onenote.

    I am now looking for a PDF annotator that will allow me to add photos from my photo library into the PDF, and then annotate on top of them. I (unfortunately) purchased iAnnotate 1.5 after reading you can add photos, but sadly it doesn't paste the full picture, only a thumbnail which is expandable. Does such an app exist? Or am I going to have to get really creative here...
     
  2. Shawnpk, Jul 24, 2011
    Last edited: Jul 24, 2011

    macrumors 6502

    #2
    Take a look at Note Taker HD. I know you can import a PDF and annotate it. And I know you can add pictures to the app and annotate on top of them. I haven't tried to combine the two unfortunately.

    EDIT: Ok, so I just added a PDF to the app, added a picture from my album on top of the PDF and wrote right on top of the picture. This seems to be the functionality you are looking for.
     
  3. macrumors newbie

    #3
    You sir, are my hero! Thank you for your help. You have saved me countless hours of researching apps.

    Cheers!
     
  4. macrumors 6502

    #4
    I know what it's like to spend too much time looking for an app you want. Have a ball with it.
     

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