What Exactly Does Cortex Camera Do?

We get questions. "What exactly does Cortex Camera do?" Cortex Camera is actually a pretty cool app to have in certain situations, including low-light situations and others where reduced noise is desirable. Read More

February 6, 2013 // 13 Comments

Photo App Focus: iDownsize – Why?

iDownsize is a fairly new photo app that "allows the compression of selected photos or entire albums." This can save valuable storage space on your iPhone or iPad, there is almost never a good reason for iPhoneographers to downsize images on their iPhone. Read More

August 14, 2012 // 2 Comments

iPhone Image Sizes: 2007-2012

5 megapixel and 8 megapixel iPhone cameras are now the norm due the the unprecedented popularity of the iPhone 4 and 4S. Here's Life In LoFi's graphic showing the relative sizes of all iPhone image sizes, updated to show the new 4S. Read More

December 12, 2011 // 9 Comments

iOS iPhone Photo App Compatibility Grid

Life In LoFi has created this searchable grid which lists the minimum iOS requirements of popular photo apps (and even a few obscure ones). The database also lists the maximum output resolutions and if there are any other known issues with the app. Updated regularly. Read More

March 10, 2011 // 32 Comments

iPhone image sizes over the years [updated]

The iPhone 4 is almost 6 months old now. 3.2 or 5 MP iPhone cameras have quickly become the norm. Can you believe that there are still developers creating apps with super low resolution, even the dreaded 320x480 px? Read More

December 2, 2010 // 7 Comments