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How Apple Built An iPhone Camera That Makes Everyone A Professional Photographer

How does Apple think about iPhone camera design? Obsessively.<p>This fall, when hundreds of gorgeous, expertly lit portrait shots of friends, relatives, and their pets inevitably begin to dominate your Instagram feed, feel free to thank 17th-century Dutch master painters like Vermeer.<p>It's the day …

iPhoneography

Apple iPhone 8 Plus reviewed: The best smartphone camera we’ve ever tested

The Apple iPhone 8 Plus has a main camera system truly worthy of a flagship phone. Similar to the iPhone 7 Plus, it features two cameras — a …

iPhoneography

Here’s what HEIF and HEVC are, and why they’ll improve your iPhone with iOS 11

Apple’s iOS 11 is officially here, you will notice several new camera and photo features. But one change you may not be aware of is Apple’s adoption …

iOS

iPhone 8 Camera Review: India

IPhone 8

DxO Labs Says iPhone 8 Plus Has Best Smartphone Camera They've Ever Tested

DxO Labs has declared the iPhone 8 Plus has the best smartphone camera it has ever tested in a new in-depth review.<p>iPhone 8 Plus set a new record with an overall DxOMark Mobile score of 94, two points higher than its smaller iPhone 8 sibling. iPhone 8 Plus also topped the Google Pixel and HTC U11, …

IPhone 8

Your photos just underwent a massive change with iOS 11. Here's what you need to know.

If you've updated your phone, you're already shooting HEIF files instead of JPEGs.<p>At its developers’ conference earlier this year, Apple announced that it would be switching over to a high-efficiency photo format with the release of its next operating system. HEIF promises the same quality …

iOS

Apple's Portrait Lighting mode explained

Last year, Apple released Portrait Mode along with its iPhone 7 Plus, which uses the phone's dual rear cameras to create artistic blurry backgrounds (bokeh) that look like photos taken on a DSLR or mirrorless camera.<p>This year, Apple added Portrait Lighting mode, which lets you add professional …

Portrait Photography

Common Mobile Photography Mistakes and How to Fix Them

If there’s one thing photographers of all experience levels agree upon, it can sometimes be tough to create a beautiful photograph with a mobile …

iPhoneography

The iPhone 8's new camera mode needs a lot of work

One of the big new features on the iPhone 8 Plus is Portrait Lighting, a new camera mode that uses the phone's dual-camera system to adjust the lighting around your subject to add different effects.<p>It's an enhancement to last year's Portrait photo mode, which was designed to bring the iPhone's …

Portrait Photography

Moment says lenses work with newest iPhones

Moment, considered by many mobile photographers to be the leading maker of smartphone lenses, are taking orders for cases that will fit the new iPhones.<p>Tests show the stable of Moment lenses and the Photo Case work with the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, Moment founder Marc Barros said.<p>Moment is currently …

Mobile

iPhone 8 Plus camera gets closer to DSLR quality

The iPhone 8 Plus camera delivers better portraits and colors compared with the iPhone 7 Plus thanks to a new sensor and a Portrait Lighting feature that adds studio lighting effects. CNET senior photographer James Martin tested out the camera for 72...

IPhone 8

Huawei advertised the P10 by shooting celebrity portraits at TIFF

Every year, photographers from publications around the world descend upon the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) for a chance to catch a …

Photography

How do you crown the best smartphone camera? The experts share their secrets

They say the best camera is the one you have with you, and most of us are never without our phones.<p>But how do you know which smartphone has the best …

Phones

2017 smartphone cameras: as good as never before

We are just over halfway through 2017 and it has been an exciting year for photographers so far, with several high-profile camera, lens and …

Tutorials

Darkroom: The Must-Have Photo Editing App for iPhoneographers

iPhone Life’s resident iPhoneographer and Managing Editor Rheanne Taylor has a favorite photo editing app that she uses constantly for her polishing her photos: <b>Darkroom Photo Editor (free)</b>. But it’s not just her—avid photographers will tell you their all-time favorite filter from Darkroom at the …

Tutorials

DxOMark Smartphone Camera Rating Now Considers Bokeh and Zoom

DxOMark, the popular benchmarking website for sensors and lenses, has updated the way it will rank and score smartphone cameras. It’s introducing …

Cameras

Apple Unveils the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X with Next-Gen Photo Features

Apple has just officially announced the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X, a new generation of iPhones that boast, among other features, upgraded …

IPhone 8

iPhone Magazine Covers, and Why it Doesn't Matter

Every couple of months it seems like there is a new story about how a magazine cover was photographed with an iPhone. Magazines like Bon Appetit, …

Photography

Mobile Editing: Making Your Phone Photos Look Like Film | Moment

Film is making a strong comeback in the world of photography. Thrift stores have demand for old cameras, and Kodak is profitable again. But one thing …

Mobile

5 ways iOS 11 improves the iPhone 7 Plus' camera

For iPhone photographers, the big news with iOS 11 is the ability to edit Live Photos, from changing the default still photo to employing fun effects that make a Live Photo loop or bounce. iOS 11 has more goodies in store for iPhone 7 Plus shutterbugs, providing greater control over the big phone's …

iPhoneography

Download this: Quickshot will help you shoot better photos

The makers of Facetune are back with another photo app: Quickshot, a new camera app that aims to help you take better photos right off the bat.<p>While …

iPhoneography

LG V30 hands on – a mobile photography powerhouse

While the LG G series has struggled a bit in the past few years, the V Series has actually done rather well for itself since its inception in 2015. Sure, the line is nowhere near as popular as flagships from Apple and Samsung, but it certainly has its niche following. That following, of course, is …

Consumer Tech

10 Wonderful Summertime Inspired Smartphone Photos

The theme of this week’s showcase of mobile photography highlights 10 summertime inspired photos from the #mobiogrphy hashtag on Instagram. From Erin …

iPhoneography

6 Apps to Enhance Your Instagram Pictures and Videos

If there is one app that I find myself opening more and more frequently, it’s Instagram.The attractive images and videos provide a respite from a lot …

iPhoneography

Best Photo Editing Apps 2017: 11 apps to improve your snaps | Trusted Reviews

<b>Take your smartphone photography to the next level with our guide to the best mobile photo apps…</b><p>These days, we all own a smartphone and carry it …

iPhoneography

How to Take Amazing Sunset Photos Using Just Your Phone

As the setting sun drifts toward the horizon and sets the evening sky ablaze in orange, red, purple, and pink, it's only natural to want to share …

Landscape Photography

Godox A1 Smartphone Flash, LED, and Trigger Now Official with $70 Price Tag

After teasing the product and sharing some sample portraits, the Chinese flash manufacturer Godox has now officially announced the A1. It’s a flash, …

Seven genius smartphone photo hacks

It should be easier than ever to take gorgeous, frame-worthy photos right from your smartphone, right? That’s what Apple’s giant “Shot on iPhone” …

Specs and more info released as the Godox A1 mobile flash trigger goes on pre-order

The Godox A1 flash trigger for mobile devices is now available for pre-order. The price actually isn’t that bad, either. It’s about where I was …

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