Tag Archive: Camera


How to Use iPhone Magnifier Camera

The latest versions of iOS for iPhone include an excellent Magnifier feature which can turn the iPhone camera and screen into a magnifying glass. This has many potential uses, but perhaps the most useful in day-to-day life is as a reading aid to read tiny text without squinting and straining your eyes. Instead, you can … Read More

A Better Way to Access the Camera from iPhone Lock Screen in iOS 10

Ever since Apple redesigned the iOS lock screen to remove swipe-to-unlock and require users to press the Home button instead, some iPhone users have discovered that accessing the Camera from the lock screen might be a challenge. The potentially difficult scenario is this; if you press the Home button to show the locked display which … Read More

How to Use 2x Optical Zoom on iPhone 7 Plus Camera

The iPhone 7 Plus includes dual camera lenses, with the secondary lens allowing for 2x optical zoom with a 10x digital zoom modifier. Using the 2x optical zoom feature on iPhone Plus is excellent and easy, but it works slightly different from zooming on a regular iPhone camera, which is accomplished with a pinch gesture. … Read More

How to Set the Default Camera Mode on iPhone

The iPhone Camera defaults to opening to Photo so that you can take pictures with the iPhone camera quickly. A new feature available in iOS lets you set the default camera mode to another option however, meaning you can default to opening the camera to Video, Square, Slow-Motion, Time-Lapse, Portrait, Panorama, or the standard Photo … Read More

iOS 10.1 Update Available with Bug Fixes & Portrait Camera

Apple has released iOS 10.1 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The latest version of iOS includes bug fixes and enhancements, but the most prominent feature is the inclusion of a Portrait camera mode ability for iPhone 7 Plus users. Additionally, Apple has released a bug fix update for Apple Watch and Apple TV, versioned … Read More

Access & View All Selfies Taken on iPhone Camera Instantly

If you take a lot of selfies with the iPhone you’ll be pleased to know that you can quickly access every selfie ever taken with the front facing iPhone camera by using a simple sorting album in the iPhone Photos app. Likewise, if you just want to see all the selfies taken by someone else, … Read More

BitCam: Relive the Early 90s with a One-Bit Camera for iPhone

Longtime Mac users pining to recall the nostalgia of one-bit dithered graphics and Macintosh System 6 will certainly enjoy the astonishingly accurate retro goodness offered by BitCam for iPhone. With BitCam, you can relieve the good old days of spending an afternoon on a Macintosh SE/30 in a computer lab somewhere in the early 90s, … Read More

Get your hands on the camera that redefined the photograph [Deals]

It doesn’t look like any camera you’ve ever seen, and that’s because it’s not. The Lytro makes images that can be refocused after they’re shot, even moved around in 3 dimensions. These “living†pictures have made the Lytro one of the most envy-worthy pieces of photo gear, and right now you can get one for […]

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It’s official: Galaxy S7 has the best smartphone camera on the market

Countless YouTube videos and reviews have demonstrated just how impressive Samsung’s new smartphone camera is in Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge, but just how good is it compared to the rest of them? According to the experts at DxOMark, it’s the best you can get right now. Samsung actually took some megapixels away from the […]

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Photos of alleged iPhone 7 dual-lens camera sensor have leaked

The first images of what could be the iPhone 7’s dual-lens camera allegedly leaked online today, giving fans a sneak peak at the future of iPhotography. Apple is rumored to be including a dual-lens camera sensor on at least the iPhone 7 Plus, and if the leaked sensor below is the real deal, it appears […]

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