• The iPhone Turns 10 Today

    January 9, 2017 0

    10 years ago today, Steve Jobs took the stage at MacWorld 2007 to introduce the iPhone. Watch the original Steve Jobs iPhone keynote from MacWorld here. [Read more]

  • How to move your photos from Google Photos to Apple Photos

    January 6, 2017 2

    With the Google Photos apps for iOS, macOS, and Windows, it’s now easier to move your photo library to your new device if you’ve recently switched from Android to iPhone. [Read more]

  • Sports photographer Brad Mangin talks shooting pro with iPhone

    January 5, 2017 0

    Sports photographer Brad Mangin talks about how his photography and career have changed since he started shooting sports professionally using his iPhone as a camera [Read more]

  • The P1XELS Social Network for the Mobile Arts Launches!

    November 30, 2016 0
    The eagerly anticipated P1XELS Social Network has launched. Official opening day was November 29, the seven-year anniversary of the launch of the original site,, which has remained, curiously, the only curated site for mobile photography and the arts. It’s been an invigorating journey and we are so excited to take to the next level and, hopefully, turn it over to the community. The new P1XELS site offers the curated feed and the {daily pic} with poetry and music you have all come to know and love. P1XELS has discovered and championed countless new artists over the years and now we want to expand the coverage, [Read more]
  • Photosaurus: The NEW Monthly Mobile Photo Contest!

    November 15, 2016 1
    A friend went to an iPhoneography gallery show at a winery in California a while back and fell in love with the work that people were. He launched a monthly contest, the Photosaurus Mobile Photo Contest, a little over three months ago. This month’s contest is themed “COUNTRY LIFE.” There will be TWO first prizes of $300: one for a juried selection and one for receiving the number of public votes. Second place prize is $100. Third Place is $50. One of the judges for the juried prizes will be Marty Yawnick, founder of LifeInLoFi. Join in the fun today! Enter some [Read more]
  • Macphun has a big sale on its Creative Kit until the end of the month

    May 26, 2016 0
    Macphun is a major photography software player for iOS devices and on the Mac. They always offer good value, and high quality apps. Since many of our readers do much of their photography on iOS devices and have Macs this bundle should be of interest. Macphun is offering 6 strong best-in-class photo editing tools, that can be used standalone, or as a plug in to Photoshop and/or Lightroom. In addition, the bundle includes more than 40 high quality e-books and video presentations, some tied to the tools offered in the bundle, while some are basic photography videos. The offer also [Read more]
  • SkyLab for iOS makes sky replacement easy

    May 25, 2016 1
    When my non-photographer friends see a clear day they often tell me it’s a great day for taking pictures. Of course photographers know that clouds are good, not bad. They add interest to landscape photos, and overcasts skies are often best for portraits. Clear skies are usually not so great. Of course on any photo outing you can’t control the skies you get, so Skylab ($2.99) for iOS lets you decide what skies you will have. The app contains a first class collection of skies under varying conditions that you can add to either your photos with a boring clear [Read more]
  • Lumy makes it easy to find the best times to take photos

    May 17, 2016 4
    There are quite a few nice apps for figuring out ‘magic hour’ or ‘golden time’ for iOS. As our readers know, ‘golden time” is that sliver of time around sunset and sunrise where the colors are warm and your photos will have a satisfying glow. Professional movie makers know this well, and most movies today have key scenes shot around those times of favorable illumination. Lumy, ($3.99) does a nice job of doing the calculations for you, and adds some nice features like weather forecasts for where you are shooting, notifications, and Apple Watch support. I gave the app a [Read more]
  • Adobe updates PHOTOSHOP MIX and FIX for iOS

    May 4, 2016 1

    This week’s updates to Adobe Photoshop Fix and Photoshop Mix will please people running 16 GB iPhones. Both apps smartly manage the space your projects use. [Read more]

  • Shooting a lot of food? Foodie is the app for you.

    April 26, 2016 0
    Come on. Admit it. If you are like me you can’t resist sharing your meal digitally with friends and families, especially if it’s nicely served and extra photogenic. Foodie is a free app that will help you shoot that casserole or pizza or fruit plate giving you a vibrant photo you’ll be glad to share. So what is it in this app that makes it good for shooting food? Well, first off, it’s designed to know when it is directly over your dish. When the app senses you are in the best position, the shutter button turns bright yellow. Of [Read more]
  • FotoMagico 5 debuts, and it’s a stunner for slide show creation

    April 12, 2016 1

    We review FotoMagico 5. There are lots of versions of slideshow creators on iOS, but none can compare to what this app offers. [Read more]

  • ProShot will please feature-hungry iPhoneographers

    April 7, 2016 8
    ProShot ($3.99, but it’s a free app of the week if you have the U.S. version of the Starbucks app) is a full featured camera control center that goes way beyond the Apple provided app and has a unique UI that takes a bit of getting used to but turns out to be very easy to use once you get past the brief learning curve. Features The app features are similar to what you’d get on a DSLR, like auto, program and manual modes. The app also features two custom modes so you can easily to get to settings you’ve [Read more]
  • STELLER is a beautiful and easy way to share your photos and videos

    April 1, 2016 0

    Steller is a well thought out story telling app which creates tasteful collections of photos or photos mixed with your videos. [Read more]


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