Daily App: The Wider Image (iPad): Did News Stories Ever Look this Good?

Daily App: The Wider Image (iPad): Did News Stories Ever Look this Good?

If you associated Reuters mainly with breaking news, here’s an app that will open your eyes. Wide. The Wider Image (yes, it gets the Most Appropriately Named App Award if one indeed exists) does have a news element to it, but in its approach it is more National Geographic than your news daily. The effort here is to tell narratives […]

     
 
 

Daily App: Waterlogue (iOS): Photos to Paint, in Seconds

Daily App: Waterlogue (iOS): Photos to Paint, in Seconds

More people might be dabbling less and less with watercolor and paintbrushes these days but that has not lessened their fascination for the pictures that have been made by hand rather than snapped by a camera. Which is the reason for the popularity of a number of photo-to-picture conversion apps like Paper Camera and Cartoon Camera. However, the results of […]

     
 
 

10 Most Impressive Tripod Mounts for Smartphones

10 Most Impressive Tripod Mounts for Smartphones    

Mounting a smartphone to a tripod can be difficult and risky – the phone might slide and fall, it may not fit properly, etc. Taking a picture without mounting it is also complicated, as your fingers can easily cover the lenses and you always need both your hands. With this issue in mind, a variety of companies all over the world […]

     
 
 

The Next Big Thing in Smartphone Camera: Image Refocusing

The Next Big Thing in Smartphone Camera: Image Refocusing    

The MegaPixel race is far from over, but there’s something really interesting happening in the smartphone camera space which is worthy of your time, unlike the mindless MegaPixels race. Image Refocusing. This was made popular by Lytro a couple of years back with their light field camera. Though the camera didn’t sell in millions, the concept was a roaring success. […]

     
 
 

iPhone 5s Camera: Bigger Pixels, Dual LED Flash, Burst Mode and More!

iPhone 5s Camera: Bigger Pixels, Dual LED Flash, Burst Mode and More!

Apple’s new flagship smartphone, the iPhone 5s has lots of new features and some pretty powerful hardware inside it. But apart from the powerful CPU and and the other new features, the 5s has a brand new camera which provides better quality pictures thanks to its advanced technologies. Unlike the iPhone 5C, which holds on to the classic 8MP camera, […]

     
 
 

Ricoh Theta Hands-on: an Awesome WiFi Camera for 360 Panoramas

Ricoh Theta Hands-on: an Awesome WiFi Camera for 360 Panoramas

There were just a few things which blew our mind here in Berlin at IFA 2013, and one of them is the Ricoh Theta WiFi camera. Smartphones have made Panorama shots really popular. Gone are the days when you struggled to shoot multiple photos and stitch them together on Photoshop to create a Panorama. One can get a decent panorama […]

     
 
 

Where to Sell Photos Online & Make Money

Where to Sell Photos Online & Make Money

Making money online isn’t as simple as many think even though there are lots of ways one might do it, such as playing games, mining bitcoins, creating a YouTube channel, or just creating a blog. But the Internet allows much more than these methods, and that is to make money out of your hobbies. Computer builders can advertise their skills […]

     
 
 

DailyApp: Vintique (iOS): Vintage Filter app Supreme!

DailyApp: Vintique (iOS): Vintage Filter app Supreme!

Instagram might have made image filters – those apps that add a new dimension to your pictures by placing a layer over them – a rage but it does not really offer a whole lot in the filter department itself. Of course, that perfectly suits the needs of those who want nothing more than the ability to tweak an image […]

     
 
 

How to Change the Background of a Picture

How to Change the Background of a Picture

A common problem that may occur when taking photos is represented by the fact that a photo has a great subject but an awful background. The background may be over-exposed, may have an ugly color or maybe you just don’t like it and you want to change it. What can you to do to remedy this? Don’t fret much, because […]

     
 
 

DailyApp: Analog Camera (iPhone): Clicking gets Simply Elegant

DailyApp: Analog Camera (iPhone): Clicking gets Simply Elegant

Whatever the iPhone lacks, it is certainly not camera apps. From Instagram to Pixlr-o-matic to various Adobe packages, the iPhone user has more than a crowd of apps to pick from. And many of them are free to boot. Good enough reason to make you wonder why on earth we are raving about a paid app (even if it is […]