Best Camera App Replacements for Android, iOS and Windows Phone

Best Camera App Replacements for Android, iOS and Windows Phone

Guest post by Saif Khan. Many smartphones come with a capable camera these days. Photographs that we amateur photographers shoot using it, often turn out to be good. But if you see yourself on the other side of the road, i.e people are stuck with a phone with a capable camera and bad camera software, you’re not getting what you […]

 
     
 
 

Dear Phone Manufacturers, Stop the DSLR Camera Comparisons Please!

Dear Phone Manufacturers, Stop the DSLR Camera Comparisons Please!

Dear Phone Manufacturers/Brands, It has been raining phone launches of late, and while most of the attention still is hogged by the design-processor-display-price quartet, a recent trend that I’ve observed in many of your events is a stress on the camera of your phones. From Samsung on the Galaxy S6 to Huawei on the Honor 6 Plus to Xiaomi on […]

 
     
 
 

The Best Wifi-Enabled SD Cards for you Camera

The Best Wifi-Enabled SD Cards for you Camera

If you want to use your smartphone or tablet to easily control the camera and share pictures on-the-go, you might need a Wi-Fi-enabled SD card. These SD cards are very similar to the normal ones you’re probably used to, just that they also come with a Wi-Fi chip that’s able to capture the internet signal from your mobile device. This […]

 
     
 
 

Ten Years, Ten Things We’ve Observed About Mobile Phone Photography

Ten Years, Ten Things We’ve Observed About Mobile Phone Photography

Ten years ago in 2005, Sony Ericsson released a phone in which the camera was not just an add-on or a slice of trivia on the spec sheet. The Sony Ericsson Cyber-Shot K750’s 2.0-megapixel camera might seem unremarkable and severely sub-par in the modern era, where even phones below USD 100 come with 8.0-megapixel shooters, but at that time it […]

 
     
 
 

The Great iPhone Camera Battle: iPhone 5s vs iPhone 6 vs iPhone 6 Plus

The Great iPhone Camera Battle: iPhone 5s vs iPhone 6 vs iPhone 6 Plus

For many people, the iPhone is the gold standard when it comes to smartphone photography. The iPhones may not have always yielded the highest quality of imagery – the others caught up in that department a couple of years ago – but their sheer ease of use, speed and consistency, topped off with a terrific dollop of photo editing and […]

 
     
 
 

Asus ZenFone 5 with PixelMaster Camera Review

Asus ZenFone 5 with PixelMaster Camera Review

Asus has done reasonably well with the new ZenFone series in India and elsewhere. In addition to pricing the phones competitively, Asus has managed to stuff in decent hardware with superior performance. More importantly, the company has struck gold with its new ZenUI which sits on top of Android. It’s been a while since we started using the ZenFone 5 […]

 
     
 
 

Redmi 1S Camera Review: The Best Smartphone Camera in its Price Segment

Redmi 1S Camera Review: The Best Smartphone Camera in its Price Segment    

The Redmi 1S is the newest entry to the hot and happening budget smartphone market in India. At Rs.5999 (~$99), it is cheaper than its competition like Moto E, Asus Zenfone 4 and Micromax Canvas Unite. In spite of that, the Redmi 1S carries much superior hardware specs to any of these smartphones, and that includes the Camera. The Redmi […]

     
 
 

The Best Chrome Extensions for Photographers and Enthusiasts

The Best Chrome Extensions for Photographers and Enthusiasts

Not only aimed at photographers, but also perfect for photography enthusiasts, there are plenty of extensions for Google Chrome browser that you could use. Being a great modern browser, Google Chrome offers a wide array of apps, add-ons, plugins and others for organizing and editing your pictures. If you are one of the many Chrome users, there are several amazing […]

     
 
 

Top 8 Selfie Apps for iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone

Top 8 Selfie Apps for iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone

The word selfie started to be used in 2002 as a short version of the self-portrait. It shouldn’t surprise you much to learn that the inventors of “sunnies”, “traino” and “breakie” were the same who came up with “selfie”. That’s right; I’m talking about Australians – they are responsible for the birth of this word, as it first appeared on […]