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Steller for iPhone lets you turn your photos and videos into shareable stories

Steller for iPhone lets you turn your photos and videos into shareable stories

Steller for iPhone lets you create beautiful stories through your images, words, and videos. Create categories and then fill them with all of your memories. You can then share your creations however you'd like. Need inspiration? You can easily check out what other Steller members are creating too...
Weekly photo contest: Portraits!!

Weekly photo contest: Portraits!!

If you look through the Camera Roll of your iPhone or iPad, I'd be willing to be that the most common subjects are people. From taking photos of our children to snapping shots of our loved ones at social events. Hey, even selfies count! This week that's your task. Take a great portrait shot...
How to take the perfect selfie with your iPhone!

How to take the perfect selfie with your iPhone!

Taking the perfect selfie with your iPhone can be a challenge. It's hard to make sure you get just the right angle, and harder still to keep your own arms out of your way. Luckily, there's an easy fix! Just grab the Apple earbuds that came with your iPhone, plug them in, and then watch the video...
How we shot 80 interviews in 4 days using an iPad mini, Vizzywig, and iOgrapher as our close-up camera!

How we shot 80 interviews in 4 days using an iPad mini, Vizzywig, and iOgrapher as our close-up camera!

Vizzywig was one of the sponsors of our #CESlive coverage, but I have nothing to do with the sponsorships around here, and I hadn't spent much time with the app before walking onto the stage. Now, having seen it in actions for several hours a day over the course of the week, both watching Geek...
Make your iPhone better than a DSLR with these six apps!

Make your iPhone better than a DSLR with these six apps!

From low light to long exposure: these photography apps for iPhone let you leave the professional camera gear at home! While the iPhone's built-in Camera app is perfectly serviceable, the technology behind the iSight has the potential to be amazing. Luckily, there are a ton of great...
Weekly Photo Contest: Weather!

Weekly Photo Contest: Weather!

No matter what part of the world you're in, the weather changes all around us. For some of us that means massive amounts of rain or snow right now while for others it means awesome fall colors. Your goal for this week is to get out there and capture striking images of the weather around you. Just...
Weekly Photo Contest: Technology and electronics!

Weekly Photo Contest: Technology and electronics!

The Mobile Nations crew is out covering CES 2014 in Las Vegas this week so we thought there's no better time to run a photo contest focusing on the topic of the week, technology and electronics! Anything is fair game that plugs in to a wall. If you're feeling particularly adventurous, things like...
Weekly Photo Contest: Lights!

Weekly Photo Contest: Lights!

With the holiday season upon us, light displays are popping up all around us, including in our own homes! No matter what holiday traditions you and your loved ones celebrate, there's always something magical about the lights and all the displays. This week your task is to capture them, whether in...
Weekly Photo Contest: Let it snow!

Weekly Photo Contest: Let it snow!

For a lot of us around the world, snow has started to come down and the holiday season is just around the corner. While cold weather isn't always fun and requires a lot of layers in order to keep warm, it can be beautiful. Your task this week is to get out there and capture it. Whether it's...
Weekly Photo Contest: Food!

Weekly Photo Contest: Food!

I couldn't think of a better time of year to do a contest about food than the week of Thanksgiving, if you celebrate it that is. If you don't, well you have to eat anyways! If there are two things that flood photo sharing services more than anything, it's selfies and food. This week, we're going...
Google+

Google+ with full-resolution photo uploads for iOS 7 now available

Google promised it, and now the update to Google+ that brings full resolution photo backups to the iPhone is live in the App Store. Full resolution videos are also supported, but only on iOS 7. The rest of the changelog: Updated design for the notification tray Share your location, see...
Google+

For iPhone photographers, how will the new Google+ stack up against the rest?

A few weeks ago, Google held a press event focused around the Google+ social platform, unveiling a ton of new features and improvements. One of the big focuses was photos, backup, sharing and editing in particular, along with background sync and full-resolution uploads for the iOS application. So...
iPad camera

Are you an iPad photographer and proud of it? [Poll]

Are you an iPad photographer and proud of it? It's a discussion we've had many, many times before; using your iPad – or any other tablet for that matter – as a camera. Some love it, some hate it, some ridicule it and others just don't care, but it's a subject most of us have an opinion on. We...
Camera Plus is back, with more features and a brand new design

Camera Plus is back, with more features and a brand new design

Camera Plus was quite a popular app a while back but sadly, had an extensive period of time where it went without being updated very often. After the iOS 7 launch, it appears as if the developers have decided to breathe new life into the app, and fortunately for us, they've succeeded. The first...
Weekly Photo Contest: Macro!

Weekly Photo Contest: Macro!

This time of year is amazing to me because the weather can be so different all over the world. That means there may be falling leaves or the first sight of snow already, depending where you live. What a better time to run a macro contest? It's the perfect time to get outside and explore things...
Filterstorm Neue for iOS takes an old favorite to new levels, optimized for speed

Filterstorm Neue for iOS takes an old favorite to new levels, optimized for speed

Filterstorm has been one of my favorite photo apps for as long as I can remember. It's simply jam packed with features and editing options. Filterstorm Neue is now available and has been completely rewritten to process images better and faster than its predecessor. For those not already...
Olloclip 4-in-1 for iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s review, and sample photos!

Olloclip 4-in-1 lens system for iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s review

Olloclip recently released an update to their current lens system for iPhone which is supposed to bring with it better overall optics and a new macro option. In the past we've been impressed with the results the old Olloclip system produced when it came to taking wide-angle, macro, and fisheye...
iPad Air vs iPhone 5s: iSight camera shootout!

iPad Air vs iPhone 5s: iSight and FaceTime camera shootout!

From general photography to low light scenes to macro and back, how does the iPad Air iSight camera compare to the iPhone 5s? While the iPad Air now has the same, improved front-facing FaceTime HD camera as the iPhone 5s - and every other 2013 iOS device - its rear-facing iSight camera...
Snapseed

Snapseed for iOS updates with new HDR Scape filter, pre-iOS 7 users beware

Part of today's Google+ event announcements centered on Snapseed, and some new features coming to the Google acquired photo editing software. Of all of them, one much touted new feature was the HDR Scape filter, and the iOS application has just been updated with all the newness. But if you're not...
Google+ for iOS to get background image sync and full resolution uploads

Google+ for iOS to get background image sync and full resolution uploads

Announced at this mornings Google+ event, Google+ for iOS is in line to get pretty substantial update for those of us who use the service for backing up our photos. Thanks to iOS 7, Google+ will soon be able to auto sync your photos in the background, instead of needing to have the app open as is...

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