Dear Apple: Next Time Upgrade the iPad’s Front-Facing Camera

Next Time Apple, Upgrade the iPad's Front-Facing Camera

When Apple launched the iPad 2, consumers were giddy about the addition of a front-facing and rear camera on the device, something that had been missing on the original iPad. Only, the quality that either camera produced wasn’t very good, leaving many hoping for more from the third rendition of the iPad. Apple, not one […]

iPhone 4S vs. HTC One X: Camera Comparison

iPhone 4S vs. HTC One X: Camera Comparison

The iPhone 4S has one of, if not the best cameras available on a smartphone. And today, the iPhone 4S’ camera has been put up against a camera on one of the most highly anticipated phones of the year, the HTC One X. During the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, HTC’s Peter Chou actually took […]

New iPad Camera: Sample Video Clip

New iPad Camera: Sample Video Clip

Just a short time ago, we saw to the first image samples taken in the wild with the upgraded camera on Apple’s newest iPad, the iPad, and now, we finally have an in-the-wild sample video clip to feat upon before the device finally touches down in markets around the world on Friday, March 16th. As […]

New iPad Camera: Samples from the Wild

New iPad Camera Samples Show Vast Improvement from iPad 2

Apple has a new iPad coming out on Friday. It’s called the iPad and it’s going to be coming with some significant upgrades over its predecessor. One of those improvements is the device’s camera which figures to be a massive improvement over the iPad 2’s. And while Apple provided us with some sample shots taken […]

Camera+ 3 for iPhone Is a Major Improvement

Camera+, one of the most popular camera apps on the iPhone was just made a lot better thanks to an update that hit the App Store this morning. The update brought some new features for taking photos, easier photo importing , and a new API which will let other developers link to the app. The […]

Nokia PureView Technology Coming to Windows Phone

Nokia PureView Technology Confirmed for Windows Phone

Just a short time ago, we told you (once again) that the Nokia 808 PureView, the phone with the 41MP camera, will not be launching in the U.S. However, we along with many others have speculated that Nokia has plans to bring that camera technology to its Windows Phone lineup and sure enough, the company […]

Nokia 808 PureView Sample Photos Are Stunning

Nokia 808 PureView Sample Photos Are Stunning

Earlier today at the Mobile World Congress, Nokia announced a device called the Nokia 808 PureView, a Nokia Belle (Symbian Belle) device that is packing a whopping 41-megapixel Carl Zeiss camera. That mega-pixel count absolutely destroys anything, at least in mega-pixel count, on the market. But how do the images actually look?  Well, Nokia has […]

Nokia Teases Purely Awesome Camera for Mobile World Congress (Video)

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Mobile World Congress is just a couple of days out in the distance but that doesn’t mean companies aren’t releasing tidbits of information prior to their announcements. Earlier today, LG outed three of its new Optimus smartphones and now it’s Nokia’s turn as the Finnish company has unleashed a teaser video that we presume has […]

The Best iPhone and iPad Photo Apps

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Photographers use the iPhone and iPad to do some interesting things, from shooting snaps of the kids to creating works of art to post online or even hang in a gallery. The old adage that says the best camera is the one you have with you may be true, but it also implied that the […]

Instagram’s Android Launch Appears Imminent

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Popular iOS photography app Instagram’s launch on the Android platform is said to be very close. Notification for the app was seen on a user’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet, but when the user tried to download the app, the link was broken and the download could not be initiated. Instagram developers have stated in the […]

Hardware Hack Brings Canon Interchangeable Lenses to Nokia N8 Smartphone

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The venerable camera phone that is known as the Nokia N8 is still one of the most respected camera-enabled smartphone on the market, having been used to photograph magazine cover shoots, film feature films, and create short-length movies. Now, hackers are taking the Nokia N8 and pushing Nokia’s Carl Zeiss optics-powered Nokia N8 with a […]

Shooting Mobile Video at CES 2012 with the mCAM (Video)

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Here at CES 2012 we want to bring hands on videos to you as fast as possible, but we also want to make sure that you have good quality video. To do this, we paired the iPhone with a collection of great accessories from ALM to streamline the video editing process. We have got questions […]

How to Take a Photo While Shooting Video with the Galaxy Nexus

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Say what you will about the quality of the camera housed on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, but there is no denying that Google packed in a ton of useful features into Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich that make it enjoyable to use. There are also some lesser known features than the advertised ones like Panoramic […]

Smartphones Now Used to Capture Over 25% of All Videos, Photos

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NPD research data shows that smartphone cameras now account for over a quarter of all videos and photos captured. 27 percent of all photos taken are now done with a smartphone, which is up ten percent from a year ago. In parallel with the rise in smartphones used in photography, the digital point and shoot […]

Instagram Almost Ready to Make Jump to Android

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Instagram, which has been an iOS exclusive, is almost ready to make the jump to the rival Android platform as it seeks to grow its user base. The popular photo effects, editing, and sharing app has been noted for its easy to use features in adding artistic touches to casual every day photos, making them […]

Optrix HD Sport Case Turns iPhone Into Extreme Sport Camera

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I’m a sucker for cook photography gear and unique iPhone accessories, so the Optrix HD case for the iPhone 4/4S intrigued me. The case turns your iPhone 4/4S into an extreme sports camera which you can mount on your helmet as you go mountain biking, skiing or other death-defying activities. The case is water-proof, and […]

Gift Guide: 5 Photo Editing Applications to Create a Masterpiece

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As a photo enthusiast, one thing I’d really love to find under the tree would be an awesome photo editing application that helps me turn my average shots into artistic masterpieces. If you too have a shutterbug on your gift buying list consider getting them one of these five applications. The software listed ranges from […]

Gift Guide: Best Point and Shoot Cameras Under $300

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Camera phones turned the world of lower end point-and-shoot cameras upside down, nearly killing off the business (especially for people like the readers of GottaBeMobile who are more likely to have a great smart phone than not). Yet, not all camera phones deliver crisp, high quality images. And even those that do can be a […]

Perfect Photo: Simple and Advanced iPhone Photo Editing

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Perfect Photo may not make your iPhone photos perfect, but you can get a step closer with this simple yet somewhat powerful photo editing and sharing app. The attractive interface and useful editing tools, filters and sharing features gives iPhone photographers more control than iOS 5’s built-in photo editing features.  Perfect Photo replaces my previous favorite […]