9 Exciting Smartphones for Fall 2013: iPhone 5S, Sony Honami & More

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2013 is shaping up to be quite the year for smartphone launches with powerful, drool-worthy devices that either have launched or are launching soon. Sony’s Xperia Z kicked off the year in style with a 1080p display and elegant styling that hides its waterproof and dustproof capabilities. In the first half of the year, we […]

Newly Leaked Photos of Sony i1 Honami Confirms 20-Megapixel Camera

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Newly leaked images of Sony’s oft-rumored i1 Honami smartphone reveals the handset’s design in detail, including the dedicated “G” branding for the optics system, an f/2.3 aperture, and confirms the 20.7-megapixel camera sensor making it an imaging powerhouse as Sony looks to compete in the camera phone space against the Lumia 1020 from Nokia and Samsung’s Galaxy […]

Why Nikon, Canon Should Be Afraid of Sony Honami’s Interchangeable Lenses

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When images of the Sony Honami smartphone along with the interchangeable lens units emerged yesterday in high resolution, the Internet was abuzz proclaiming the camera-centric approach as a threat to Nokia’s famed Lumia smartphones and Samsung’s Android-based Galaxy S4 Zoom phone. However, Sony may not even be targeting the point-and-shoot market that its rivals are […]

iPhone 5S: Dual-Color, Dual LED Flash Could Capture Better Photos

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For a brighter flash with more realistic colors when images are captured in the dark, we’re learning that Apple may use two different colors for the dual LED flash on the iPhone 5S’s camera. Previously we had seen a rear camera housing for the next generation flagship iOS smartphone that suggests Apple would add a […]

LG G2’s 13-Megapixel Camera Challenges HTC One, Nokia Lumia

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On the latest LG G2 smartphone, the manufacturer is highlighting its new 13-megapixel camera with optical image stabilization technology as a key feature of the device. According to LG, the OIS technology not only helps users photos that are sharper without camera shake, but also helps users take better photos in low light features. OIS, […]

iPhone 5C to Inherit iPhone 5’s 8-Megapixel Camera Sensor

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According to a recent leak of parts that are said to belong the iPhone 5C, Apple may give the low cost smartphone the same 8-megapixel camera sensor as today’s flagship iPhone 5. This would indicate that although the iPhone 5C may cost less than the incoming flagship iPhone 5S when both devices debut this fall, […]

How Apple’s New iPhone Camera Patent Stacks Up Against Other Camera Phones

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Though Apple had largely helped to popularize mobile phone photography thanks to the iPhone, many would argue that Apple’s camera chops are lagging behind competitors today. Though the iPhone 5’s 8-megapixel shooter does a remarkable job, it lags the marketing push behind HTC’s Ultrapixel camera on the HTC One, Nokia’s impressive PureView technologies, and Sony’s […]

Nokia Already Has An Update to Pro Camera App for Lumia 1020 [Updated]

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Late Thursday ahead of the Friday official availability of the PureView flagship Lumia 1020 smartphone, Nokia had already issued a software update for its Pro Camera app, which allows finer creative controls in the photography process. The much lauded Pro Camera app brings DSLR-style controls to the 41-megapixel point-and-shoot smartphone camera, and it does a […]

Nokia Lumia 1020 Back In Stock and Ready for Orders at AT&T

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After it was offered for pre-order, Nokia’s 41-megapixel packed Lumia 1020 quickly sold out on AT&T. The phone will officially be available today, and AT&T will have inventory in retail stores and its website is now listing the Lumia 1020 as being in stock. The phone retails for $299.99 with a two-year service agreement and […]

Images of Sony Honami Camera Phone Leaked Ahead of IFA Debut

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Another hotly anticipated smartphone that’s expected to make a splash in Germany this year at the IFA trade show is the Sony Honami i1 smartphone. The Android-powered device is expected to be a camera-centric phone that will allow Sony to better position itself against Samsung and Nokia in the space. The images were posted to […]

Nokia Lumia 1020 Review: The Camera Phone King

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After much hype and anticipation, Nokia introduced the Lumia 1020 with a lot of fanfare and enthusiasm, and the Windows Phone 8 device doesn’t disappoint. In the days surrounding the announcement of Nokia’s 41-megapixel camera phone, the company dominated the conversations on Twitter and framed the dialogue around a new experience with zoom on a […]

How to Take a Perfect Photo with Samsung Galaxy S4 Best Face Mode

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The Samsung Galaxy S4 Best Face feature on the stock camera can take nice groups shots by grabbing the best face from a series of 5 photos. When a person takes a picture of a group of friends or family members, and the picture shows one guy blinking, another looking away and a third who didn’t […]

How to Remove an Unwanted Person From a Photo Using Galaxy S4 Eraser

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The Camera app on the Samsung Galaxy S4 will erase annoying objects or people in shots taken using the Galaxy S4 Eraser mode. Sometimes we get a blurry mess behind, or in front, of our subject. Eraser mode will shoot a series of 5 photos and remove the blurry guy walking across the beach in front of […]

Sony Honami Coming By End of Year With Point-And-Shoot Quality Camera

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Sony Korea head Kenji Sakai revealed that his company’s much rumored Honami smartphone will be hitting the Korean market by the end of the year. In recent months, the Honami is also said to be going by its i1 name, and the device will likely launch under Sony’s Xperia branding. A major appeal of the Honami […]

Motion Blur May Be a Thing of the Past for Moto X Photographers

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Motorola’s Clear Pixel sensor technology for its rumored 10-megapixel camera on the flagship Moto X smartphone may help with low light photography while at the same time still employing a fast enough shutter speed to minimize or eliminate motion blur in photos. In a teaser on Twitter, Motorola Mobility posted a series of pictures of […]