*** Featured on the AppStore FRONT PAGE! ***

".... GoldenHour.One gets the Fstoppers seal of approval." -

"Finding perfect light has never been easier - we are loving this golden hour app for photographers" -

"Coolest Filmmaking Gadget of 2016" -


GoldenHour.One helps you to find the best time, place and weather for your outdoor pictures. knows ahead of the time your chance for a good photo. It is able to predict the light and sky indexes from local weather forecast anywhere in the world.

SkyIndex - will show you chance for dramatic sky,
LightIndex - shows a chance for portraits landscape and architecture.
The Clear and easy interface give you a quick estimate of today’s situation.
Immediately after start, you will see the time of next Golden Hour and both indexes.
One quick glance and you weather to go for a photo or not.

Pick any place on the map and GoldenHour.One will show you sun position during golden hour.
If the sun is not where you have imagined, you can either move the pin to a new position or use the slider pick another date when the sun is in the desired position.
GHO won’t let you miss any opportunity.
Pick any event you would like to remind for and GoldenHour.One will remind you in advance.

* Golden and blue hour (for any place in the world)
* Weather forecast for photographers
* SkyIndex predicting the chance for a dramatic photo of sunrise or sunset.
* LightIndex predicting conditions for portraits panoramas and architecture.
* Forecast of indexes five days ahead.
* Map for finding best spot and date to take best pictures.
* Compass mode for finding the direction of sun during the golden hour.
* List of favorite spots for future use
* DarkMode

I am interested in your opinions and ideas; you can send me them directly from the app.

They wrote about us:
KodakIT,,,,,, ...

"The app serves as a great tool to plan shots with the perfect light conditions" -

"Overall, it’s one of the best designed and most thoroughly thought out golden hour apps available." -

Olivier Sarbil, photojournalist, war reporter
"Good help with GoldenHour.One app to get right time and place for shooting at the golden hour."

Adam Batchelor, director of photography
"Testing the app GoldenHour.One it's done a great job at pinpointing the perfect time and place to get that Terrence Malick style shot."

Experience of Eric from Spain - (review from the AppStore translated from Spanish)
"Excellent for Photographers!!!

I bought the app with many doubts in my mind. I was on holiday in Rome, and it was raining a lot, so, I just wanted to find, somehow, a perfect day to wake up early in the morning and take photographs. When I opened the app, I saw that it had some bars to score, from 1 to 10, the quality of the sky (clouds, sunset and sunrise, colors in the sky) and the quality of the light (brighter, diffuse or gray). It was perfect! Just the next day, I woke up early because the score was 9 out of 10… until today, it has been one of the best landscape photography sessions that I have had, and all was thanks the “quality” notification of the sky and light of that day. The previous day it was raining, I really could not believe the app was so accurate, but yes, it is really accurate. Really, it’s highly recommend to buy the app, especially if you want to take outdoors photographs because, the app can send notifications up to 5 days in advance. But remember, the weather is always unpredictable, but, so far, the app has been successful every day."

What's New

Version 1.3.0

iPad 10.5 support

Various crash fixes

Ratings and Reviews

The weather feature is misleading


While the app makes a lot of promise, it's not actually working as expected. The weather conditions seem to be outdated and based on a weekly forecast.

Despite the claims of the Author, even the current day weather is misleading. The day there were supposed to be excellent conditions, there was a huge overcast.

On the positive note, the sun direction feature is unique for this price point, but overall I get a sense the app design and UX is crude and it's actually pretty cumbersome to use in comparison to Rizon.

Developer Response

It's a shame you do not like the apps, but it's your opinion. Everyone likes something different. It's OK.
But I have to respond to some of the claims: Meteorological data is always up to date. Source for Poland is updated after three hours. The accuracy of the indices is similar to the accuracy of the weather forecast. The current day is very good, of course less accurate for five days ahead. Yours sincerely, Hana


Hana Kusova
42 MB
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
English, Czech, German
Age Rating
Rated 4+
© (C) 2017 BlackBird
18,99 zł


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