The iPhone 4S is touted by its makers as the replacement for a point-and-shoot camera with its 8 Mega Pixel camera and all-new optics . Apple has added new camera features in iOS 5 that includes swipe to unlock camera on lock screen , grid line , pinch to zoom , using volume keys to take a picture , using the head phone volume button as a shutter switch . All these features has made the iPhone a popular photography tool and soon it gained the position of top camera being used on Flickr , an online photo management and sharing website .
There are hundreds of iPhone photography apps that can take your mobile photography to the next level . These apps give you the option to take the picture sand add effects and edit them. You can then directly post your edited images on Social media like Facebook and Twitter , Email them or simply save them in the photo library on your phone .
10 Best iPhone Photography Apps :
Used by 50 million users worldwide , Instagram is one of the most popular iPhone camera app today . You can choose from a dozen of photo effects like tilt shift blur , photo filter effects and bring new live to mobile photos . You can instantly share these pictures to Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Tumblr right from the app . Instagram is Free on Apple App Store . Download Link .
2. Flixel :
I have been using this app for quite some time and it amazes me with the image animation effects . With Flixel you can capture the moment in a picture and make it animated. Simply take a picture and keep your hand steady for the shot. Flixel will capture the image and with few taps and swipes you can animate a portion of the picture as if it were a video. Images are saved in .GIF format . Link .
Camera+ gives an impressive 6x digital zoom with all the advanced features like Anti-Shake , Countdown Timer for Self Portraits , Circular and Rectangular image cropping . You can tap anywhere on the screen of your iPhone 4S to click the picture . You can also upgrade to the pro version to get even more features like 45 photo filters and smooth video zoom & time-lapse videos . Download Link .
Snapseed allow you to tune your images by straightening , rotating and adjusting image size . The app uses your iPhone 4S dual core processing power and automatically fine tunes the image quality by doing adjustments in color and exposure . Add new photo filters like Drama, Vintage, Grunge, and Tilt-Shift . Supports 6.25 Mega Pixel images for iPad, iPhone 3GS, and iPod Touch (3rd & 4th Generation) . 16 Mega Pixel images for iPad 2 and iPhone 4, 4S . 20.25 Mega Pixel images for iPad 3rd Generation . Download Link .
5. Adobe Photoshop Express
This mobile photo editor from Adobe allow image editing like reducing image noise , flipping photos, rotate, straighten , crop image , add borders, photo filter and colour effects. This mobile camera app packs in 45 eye-catching effects . Supports iPad retina display for precision image editing . You can buy more effects and features using the in-app purchases . Download Link .
This app can stitch multiple photos for creating panoramic images . The app allow the iPhone 4S camera to capture wide-angle shots and combine them into one single picture . It takes the advantage of dual core processor on the iPhone 4S and its 8 mega pixel optics. You can directly share your panoramic pictures on Twitter and Facebook. The app makes it easy and fun to capture and share interactive panoramas on your iPhone . Download Link .
7. Slow Shutter Cam
Use this app for taking amazing pictures that are only possible on a high-end DSLR camera with Shutter Speed control . Easy to use interface allows you to adjust exposure, exposure compensation, variable shutter speeds . This app was listed as “ App Store Essentials : Camera & Photography ” . You can light paint using this app . There are other creative ways to take pictures using Slow Shutter Cam . Download Link .
This article is aimed at iPhone photography lovers for better photography with their mobile phone and bring them some alternatives to the regular camera app . Don’t forget to Share using the Facebook Share Button Below . To get more updates about the latest iPhone Camera Apps , Subscribe to our Free Newsletter or Follow us on Facebook .
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