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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...
Weekly Photo Contest: Halloween!

Weekly Photo Contest: Halloween!

It's almost Halloween and that means trick or treat, carving pumpkins, costumes, parties, and scary movies! There's a heck of a lot to capture through photos, that's for sure! That's your task this time around, capture the best photo you can that shows off how you celebrated the Halloween season...
Don't like the new Photos app in iOS 7? Here are the best alternatives!

Best camera apps for iPhone: VSCO Cam, Flickr, Loom, and more!

The best alternative photo apps from simple organization to apps that completely change how you take and view photos on your iPhone Want the absolute best iPhone apps for taking pictures? Apple's built-in Camera app is perfectly usable, but there are alternatives that provide different options...
Weekly Photo Contest: Sticks and stones

Weekly Photo Contest: Sticks and stones

We've already given you guys the challenge of showing us how good you are at capturing textures so now we're going to give you specific ones to work with. In this instance, sticks and stones. These are things we see all around us, particular brick and stone patterns. The winner of this contest...
iPhone 5s camera review, straight from Patagonia

iPhone 5s camera review, straight from Patagonia

The iPhone 5s improved upon the iPhone 5's camera in many ways. In our own camera comparison, I found that the iPhone 5s performed exceptionally well, especially when it came balancing colors and exposure. This was extremely evident in panorama comparisons. If you're still wanting more image...
Weekly Photo Contest: Abandoned buildings!

Weekly Photo Contest: Abandoned buildings!

Whether you live in the city or the country, we see abandoned structures all over. Whether it's a half torn down barn or a city building that hasn't been used in years, there is no denying that they make awesome subjects for photos. This week's challenge is to get out there and find them! As a...
How good is the iPhone 5s camera? Enough to impress a National Geographic photographer!

How good is the iPhone 5s camera? Enough to impress a National Geographic photographer!

On a recent trip to the Scottish Highlands, National Geographic photographer Jim Richardson decided to leave his Nikon DSLR camera at home and, instead, see what the iPhone 5s would allow him to capture. Turns out, a lot - and more than he expected. From the National Geographic's Proof: With...
500px updated with edge to edge design, better gestures, and new features for iPad

500px updated with edge to edge design, better gestures, and new features for iPad

500px for iOS lets you browse and explore all kinds of photos from all over the world right on your iPhone and iPad. Version 2.2 has added some improvements that let the interface itself get out of the way more so you can focus on the photos themselves, including an edge to edge design. With a...
Weekly Photo Contest: Fall is here!

Weekly Photo Contest: Fall is here!

Fall is upon us, well in most parts of the world anyways. That means the leaves are changing and the temperature is dropping. For most of us, it also means pumpkin patches and lots of traditions. This week your task is to capture fall through the eyes of your iPhone. Whether it's showing off all...
iPhone 5s vs Lumia 925 vs Lumia 1025 camera showdown!

iPhone 5s vs Lumia 925 vs Lumia 1020 camera showdown!

It was only a matter of time before the iPhone 5s camera got put head to head against other camera phones, particularly the Nokia Lumia series. The Lumia 1020 and 925 are both arguably some of the best smartphone cameras on the market. Daniel Rubino over at our sister site, wpCentral, has put all...

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