Panasonic Lumix Luminary Lounge

Discover Panasonic’s Social Community for Hybrid Photographers Panasonic launched the Lumix Luminary Lounge, a new social community for hybrid photographers where hybrid photography and other photo content will be hosted by Lumix Luminary photographers and sponsored by Panasonic. Panasonic is spreading the word about hybrid photography, the combination of still, video, and audio as a more »

SmugMug for Android: Upload, Manage and Browse

Due to the popularity of the SmugFolio app, widely viewed as the best Android app on the market for SmugMug users to upload, manage and browse SmugMug on the go, SmugMug acquired the third-party app and hired its developer, Brian Wood . Relaunched as SmugMug for Android, the app now includes the ability to browse SmugMug more »

Best Photo Apps

Camera Awesome (iOS) The wildly popular Camera Awesome replacement camera app, by SmugMug, has a low cost of entry into phoneography—it’s free. In addition to a host of composition, filter and editing functions, Camera Awesome does video, including a sort-of time machine; it captures five seconds worth of action before shooters actually start video recording. more »

Picfari Mobile Website and App Target Travel Photography

Picfari launched as a new website and free mobile app that are designed to appeal to anyone who loves to travel and take photos. The name itself is a moniker for a photo-driven travel tour. “For most of us, taking great, high-quality photos of our vacations is just as important a journey as the trip more »

Bring the Power of Photoshop to Your Smartphone with Adobe’s New Photoshop Touch App

The new Adobe Photoshop Touch app, now optimized for the iPhone and iPod touch as well as Android smartphones is here and better than ever. Inspired by Photoshop Touch for tablets, the phone app brings core features of Photoshop desktop software to your mobile device and offers similar touch-based gestures and features. Adobe Photoshop Touch more »

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 »

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 »

AT&T to Offer Samsung Galaxy 4G Connected P&S Camera with Android Platform

Samsung Galaxy camera combines photography and AT&T 4G wireless connectivity for sharing across devices and with social media. Samsung Telecommunications America and AT&T announced the Samsung Galaxy camera, which combines photography with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and AT&T 4G mobile Internet connectivity. The point-and-shoot camera offers a familiar, intuitive user interface and access to Android 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 »