Ten Top Photography Apps for your iPhone
3rd May 2012
Picture-sharing, mobile app Instagram was purchased for a staggering $1bn last month. Many raised an eyebrow at the huge valuation of the relatively young app. However, one thing the deal was successful in doing was turning a focus back on photography, and the power of sharing a picture.
Here is Blip's pick of The 10 Best Mobile Phone Apps for helping your iPhone photography.
An elegant interface that gives you pro-level image control on your iPhone camera without a thicket of menus...
The Pinhole Assist app takes the power and convenience of Apps and applies it to (really) traditional photography. Rather than adding to your phone's camera, this App is a companion to argentic pinhole and wet-plate photography.
Developer Nik Software has been making software for digital photographers for years. It's iPhone App Snapseed pulls on its expertise to help make any photo extraordinary. Easily enhance your photos, add effects, and share them across all social media platforms.
Dynamic Light is described its developers as giving you "the best and most vibrant HDR-like look on any mobile platform", and they're not wrong.
A lesser-known camera app with all the standard trappings, like brightness, color tools, video recording, grids, anti-shake and a full-screen shutter, to name just a few. The killer feature, though, is distinct white balance, exposure and focus adjustment.
Slow Shutter Cam brings new life into your device's photo toolbox by letting you capture a variety of amazing slow shutter speed effects that you only thought you could get with a DSLR.
Black and White photography photography is a hugely popular on Blipfoto. The The Dramatic Black and White app draws attention to compositions with it's contrast and light, and then adds texture, shape and form. Noir Photo on steroids.
AutoStitch is an automatic image stitcher for the iPhone that allows you to make panorama shots and wide-angle views with any arrangement or number of photos.
The world's first 3D scanner for iPhone. It instantly captures 3D models of yourself, friends, and family, and allows you to share the results. It won't help your photography, but it will give you hours of fun.
Well, we had to save the best 'till last, didn't we... The official Blipfoto app - take a photo, upload, browse, search and comment directly from your iPhone. Free and works on iPod Touch and iPad too!