cooltopia Adds Pro-Level Apps & Social Network Tools for Snappgrip Case/Controller

cooltopia announced hardware integration with pro-level photography apps and social network tools for the Snappgrip, a snap-on camera controller designed to turn smartphones into point-and-shoot cameras with one-handed control. Snappgrip will now work with the 645 Pro and PureShot apps, which provide high-quality image output with a real digital camera feel, and the Eico more »

Create Prints and Photo Gifts with Shutterfly’s New iPhone App

Shutterfly has completely redesigned it’s iPhone photo app to combine photo storage, viewing and photo gift creation in one place—right from your iPhone. Using the Shutterfly app, you can create personalized gifts in minutes.  You can choose a photo and then viewing an instant preview of the photo on one of the app’s 30 gift more »

4th Annual Best Shots Photo Contest

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) in partnership with Eye-Fi, maker of the world’s first wireless memory card, launched its fourth annual digital photo contest, the Best Shots competition. The grand prize winner, will be announced January 11, 2013 at the 2013 International CES in Las Vegas, and will receive a Canon EOS Rebel T3i digital more »

Canon Mobile Printing App for iPhone and iPad

Printing from your iPhone or iPad has never been easier with the Canon Mobile Printing app. The Canon Mobile Printing app lets you send print jobs directly from your iPhone or iPad to a compatible Canon printer in your house or office. The app is compatible with select Canon imageClass desktop laser printers and multifunction more »

Tamron Lenses & How-To App for Android and iPhone

Tamron USA Inc. has launched the Tamron Lenses & How-To App for Android and iPhone devices. The app is a handy how-to along with a Tamron product reference guide all on the convenience of your device. This app is useful for photographers who are out in the field shooting and would like a quick tip more »

Instagram Socialmatic Camera goes from Dream to Reality

All anyone needs to do is jump on Facebook or hit up Flickr and they will see that Instagram is by far one of the most popular ways of capturing candid moments of cups of coffee. This app started out as a free way to snag retro style images on the iPhone, but after a more »


Why the Nexus 7 is Not a Tablet for Photography Enthusiasts

Google’s 7″ tablet, the Nexus 7, released recently and reviewers have been singing its praises as an extremely powerful Android device for a low cost. I have been using it, and it is one of the best Android experiences out there. But for the photography enthusiast, is this a device worth using? First, the obvious more »

Photo Extractor: A Quick and Useful App For Making Photos Out of Videos

A picture is worth a thousand words. Thus, that means that videos are worth millions of words, aren’t they? But brevity is the soul of wit, and maybe there’s just one great frame from a video that’s worth saving. That’s where Photo Extractor comes in. What this app does is to easily extract single frames more »

Aviary Photo Editor: There Is Such a Thing as a Free Photo Editor!

Aviary is a photo editing app so good, it’s hard to believe that it’s free. It is true though, this iOS and Android photo editor is a great choice for those looking to edit photos on the go without paying anything. When launching Aviary, a carousel of recent photos is available, with the ability to more »

The Olloclip and the iPhone

There is no denying how much the iPhone is changing the face of photography. Heck, all anyone has to do is look on Flickr to see that this device is one of the most popular cameras on their site. Let’s face it, the iPhone travels easily, comes with more apps than any one person will more »

Adobe Revel: A Photo Sharing App Worth Celebrating?

Adobe Revel is Adobe’s attempt to get into photo sharing for users. It’s a service available for $5.99 per month (with a free 30-day trial) that claims to share photos between different devices. And yes, it does just that. Users can use the iOS or Mac apps to upload their photos to the service, and more »

Action Snap: An Android App For Those Who Like Burst Shots and Collages

As I travel through the world of mobile photo apps, the thing I’m noticing is that collages are becoming more and more popular. More apps are including them as a feature, or even as the focus of their app. Action Snap tries to do something a bit different with the collage idea. Action Snap takes more »