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Gear Review: ANYCASE – A Slick Tripod Mount For iPhone 5 or Any Smartphone

January 5, 2013 – 2:34 am | Edit Post
anycase tripod adapter

The ANYCASE Phone Tripod Mount is a great accessory. This versatile piece of gear lets you easily mount an iPhone 5, iPhone 4s/4 or just about any smartphone to a tripod with or without a case. Here’s my review of this slick accessory.

iPhone 5 low light mode only works in Apple Camera… so far

September 28, 2012 – 7:26 am | Edit Post

Apple’s Camera app is great for two things. It’s handy. You can access it right from your lock screen. It’s also the only camera app that can use the new low light mode of the iPhone 5 camera.

Purple haze? That might now also be an iPhone 5 problem.

September 26, 2012 – 6:33 pm | Edit Post

Mashable and other outlets are reporting that there may be a problem with the camera of the new iPhone 5. When pointing the camera at the sun or other extremely bright light source, a purple “haze” appears in the image around the light source.

The iPhone 5: An iPhoneographer’s Hands-on Review

September 23, 2012 – 4:23 am | Edit Post

You can read more detailed reviews of how the iPhone 5 functions as a phone elsewhere. I’ve spent the past two days putting the iPhone 5’s camera through its paces, finding what works in the new camera, what doesn’t, and what is overhyped. There are a couple of issues with the camera that I’m surprised none of the other outlets have picked up on yet.

iPhone 5 Pre-Orders begin today. Here’s what you need to know.

September 13, 2012 – 7:10 pm | Edit Post
where to get iphone 5

Today is preorder day for the new iPhone 5. Here’s what you’ll need, what you can expect, and some of my own experiences in getting a previous upgrade. Read through for links and tips that have worked for me and others in the past.

It’s iPhone 5! Great phone! Minor camera update.

September 12, 2012 – 2:44 pm | Edit Post

Much to the surprise of the seven people who haven’t been following the rumors all over the web, Apple announced the iPhone 5 today. The rumors and leaked photos turned out to be accurate. The new iPhone is taller and thinner. The phone itself is an exciting upgrade. It has some great performance improvements. From an iPhoneographer’s perspective, the camera, though, is only a moderate update from the iPhone 4S. Read on for more details.

Join The iPhoneographer’s Network for the Apple September 12 Event

September 11, 2012 – 11:54 am | Edit Post
iPhone 5, media event

Apple is throwing a big event tomorrow. All bets point to the new iPhone 5 and iOS 6. Please join The iPhoneographer’s Network as we live chat Apple’s media event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.

New photos of iPhone 5 leaked?

August 31, 2012 – 6:37 pm | Edit Post

New photos of a device that may be a prototype of the new iPhone 5 have surfaced, this time on a French website, It contains several images which are also watermarked from Asian website, It’s shown compared to both iPhone 4 series and iPhone series devices. It’s in line with other leaked images that have been reported, including some I’ve reported here that I feel are reliable.

New iPhone 5 in stores September 21?

August 27, 2012 – 3:10 pm | Edit Post

Over the weekend, TechCrunch reported that September 21 is most likely the date that the new iPhone / iPhone 5 hits the stores. Nothing, of course, is confirmed yet by Apple.

Rumor: Is there a new camera in the upcoming iPhone 5?

June 21, 2012 – 1:20 am | Edit Post

The latest iPhone 5 rumor shows what appears to be the back case of a new iPhone. The case shows, among other things, a new camera configuration.

It’s iPhone 4S. It Has an 8MP Camera and I Want One Now!

October 4, 2011 – 4:58 pm | Edit Post

Apple’s new iPhone was announced today. It’s not the aluminum-backed, wedge-shaped iPhone 5 many sources were predicting.

Cool Link: ars technica Has More Possible iPhone 5 Camera Tidbits?

September 9, 2011 – 2:20 am | Edit Post

ars technica recently posted a photo of sushi allegedly shot with an iPhone. What’s special about this iPhone photo is that it was cropped down from an original size of 3264 x 2448 pixels — 8 megapixels, the rumored resolution of the next generation iPhone camera.