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Review: SKRWT FIXES IPHONE CAMERA PERSPECTIVE AND DISTORTIONS
Marty takes a look at this easy to use but powerful utility.
REVIEW: AFTERFOCUS CAN REALLY ENHANCE YOUR PHOTOS
Mel Martin takes a look at AfterFocus, a powerful photo app that lets you select and "refocus" your photo after it's shot.
Life In LoFi Welcomes Writer Mel Martin
This experienced reviewer comes to us from TUAW- The Unofficial Apple Weblog where he's covered Mac, iOS, and iPhone photo-related stories for six years.
Marty's Updated Camera Bag
I'm still here. Still shooting with my iPhone. And these are the photo apps I currently rely on.
 

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Apple posts some spectacular iPhone 6 photos

March 2, 2015 – 3:18 pm | Edit Post

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If you have arrived at this site, you’re likely already a fan of iPhoneography. You may use your camera for all kinds of quick photos, and know you could do better if you put your mind to it.

So I urge you to check out this page on Apple’s website, called Shot on iPhone 6. Apple has crowd-sourced iPhone 6 photos from a variety of social photo sites, and offers us 77 photos gathered from 24 countries. They are amazing and inspiring.

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Review: SKRWT Fixes iPhone Camera Perspective and Distortions

March 2, 2015 – 4:38 am | Edit Post
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SKRWT is a great utility that corrects perspective and lens distortions in iPhone photos. It should be a part of every iPhoneographer’s toolbox.

Review: FotoMagico 4 is a great destination for all those iPhone photo masterpieces

March 1, 2015 – 1:11 pm | Edit Post
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I’ve got literally thousands of photos taken on my iPhone. Trips, parties, pet photos, landscapes. One of the quandaries is what to do with them. I can email them, make some collages, apply some filters, …

Apple’s slick new camera concept to improve image quality

February 27, 2015 – 8:03 am | Edit Post
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You know how you sometimes take a group shot of your friends and the ones on the outside of the photo look weird and distorted? This would help that.

Review: AfterFocus can really enhance your photos

February 26, 2015 – 9:39 am | Edit Post
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AfterFocus is a terrific and reasonably priced app that lets you select and “refocus” parts of your photos after you’ve taken them.

iPhone Photo App Review: Darkroom is powerful but easy to use

February 24, 2015 – 1:24 pm | Edit Post
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What sets Darkroom apart is the very granular ability to play with curves and to create your own filters that you can save.

Shoot time-lapse videos on your iPhone

February 21, 2015 – 10:54 am | Edit Post
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Time-lapse photography can be very compelling, and previously it could be difficult to achieve. In true Apple fashion, taking a time-lapse movie with the iPhone is really, really easy.

Turn your artistic photos into artistic watercolors with Waterlogue

February 17, 2015 – 9:06 am | Edit Post
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Waterlogue is a universal app that has just one job – to turn your favorite photos into authentic looking watercolors.

My favorite iPhone Photo Editors, by Mel Martin

February 16, 2015 – 4:46 am | Edit Post
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With the excellent camera on the iPhone, and these iPhone photo apps for editing, I’m pretty much ready for anything.

Is Affinity Photo a Photoshop Challenger?

February 12, 2015 – 9:25 am | Edit Post
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Affinity is a new photo editor for Mac OS that has just appeared in beta. Why should iOS photographers care? Easy. The editing tools in iOS are still pretty pretty limited and advanced amateurs and …

Photo App Review: Hydra 1.0.1

February 11, 2015 – 3:20 am | Edit Post
Hydra, HDR, iPhoneography

First of all, after writing for TUAW for more than 6 years, I’m thrilled to be here writing for Life in LoFi, a web destination I frequented when it was busily observing the world of …

Life In LoFi Welcomes Writer Mel Martin

February 10, 2015 – 8:36 am | Edit Post
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Writer Mel Martin has joined Life In LoFi. He’s spent the last six years at TUAW covering Mac and iOS-related topics.

What Do You Shoot With? Here’s My Updated Camera Bag

February 8, 2015 – 5:22 pm | Edit Post
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My iPhone 5S is by far the camera the use most to shoot with. I rely on a number of other photo apps to help get the image I want, either in-camera or by apping it up. Here’s the updated-for-2015 list of my go-to photo apps.