25+ Photographers Must-Have Android Apps For Improve Their Skills
Now days most of the mobile phones have best camera, in this rivalry Android applications that augment the photographers experience using creative tools for get overwhelming results. We have some must-have apps collections for beginners and professional photographers using your android phones.
Android market offers some exceptional and first-rate apps for everyone as we arrange some of photography related apps, apart from photo editing, photo manipulation, high-definition photos, photo enhancement apps and some ultimate useful filters and photo plugins for make different effects. These are also helping you in experimenting with the tricky rules of photography.
PicSay Pro – Photo Editor
Award winning photo editor with all the tools you need to spice up your pictures, Spice up the pictures on your phone with this award winning photo editor! New, initial Xoom Honeycomb Tablet support, Gritty and Redscale filter, and new mouth stickers!
Sharpen, remove red eye, crop & straighten, distort, insert cutouts of other pictures, paint, make color splash out of black-and-white pictures, add text, word balloons, apply effects like Cross Process, Lomo, Vignette, faux HDR, Tilt-shift, Pencil Sketch, and much more.
Includes Summer stickers!
Turn your phone into professional camera. Provides LOMO, HDR, axis shift, draft, ghost, etc. and multiple styles.
#Top 1% apps
#Powerful photo apps
1.For 480.etc high – resolution mobile phones optimized display interface is more delicate.
2.The application will turn “save image” on default.
3.The app runs against to sleep when the program runs.
4.On the part of the interface has been fine-tuned.
Pro HDR Camera
HDR comes to Android!
Introducing Pro HDR Camera, the world’s first real HDR app for Android! From the team that created Pro HDR for iOS, now you can automatically create stunning full-resolution HDR images with just a single tap on your Android phone. Please note that this app has been tested to work properly on Motorola, HTC and most Samsung phones. However, if you have a LG, Sony, or other device, the HDR capability may not function properly.
Magic Hour – Camera
Magic Hour Camera – You can download unlimited filters for free!! Magic Hour is an app that can transform your ordinary photos to extraordinary ones. It will give you a fun experience you’ve never had.
✱ Magic Hour means… ✱
The magic hour is the first and the last hour of sunlight during the day, when a specific photographic effect is achieved due to the quality of the light.
• Retro/vintage styles
• LOMO/Diana/Holga toy camera styles
• Polaroid/instant camera styles
• Cross-process, tilt-shift, photobooth, double exposure and more.• Supports the full resolution of your camera (3.1MP, 5MP or 8MP)
• Flash (if your phone has one) (not working on Dell Streak)
• Front-facing camera support (on some phones)
• Self-timer and time-lapse
• Digital zoom
• GeotaggingThere is a free demo version of Vignette to allow you to try it out before you buy it. Search the Market for “Vignette Demo”.
Camera Fun Pro
Awesome point & shoot Photo effects lens for Android camera! Point & shoot Photo effects lens for Android camera. The most entertaining photography app – guaranteed!
Just point your Android camera and see LIVE Photo effects on the screen BEFORE you click a picture – no fuss, no muss and no guessing how your pictures will turn out!
Photaf 3D Panorama Pro
Easily create a 3D panorama
by utilizing the camera and the orientation sensor.
Photaf – The best Android App for creating panoramas
Top 10 Android Photography apps
With Photaf you can create amazing 3D panoramas easily by utilizing the camera and the orientation sensor to know the exact angle each picture was taken. When done, you can move your phone around to see the complete panoramic view by using the phone’s compass or the touch screen.View Photaf’s online panoramas gallery and get tips for taking better panoramas at www.photaf.com website.
● Facebook Share – Share panoramas with your friends!
● Upload to Photaf.com website and view it from your computer!
● Automatic Image Stitching
● Pinch to Zoom
● Move to SD
● Set as Live wallpaper (Pro version)
● HD Mode (Pro Version)
● Use Camera in portrait mode (Pro Version)
● Export to gallery folder
● Optimized for Honeycomb – Works on the Motorola Xoom, Asus Transformer, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, and all other Honeycomb tablets
* Photaf is available exclusively for Android – No iPhone version available
For any problem you may have, whether the app is not working well or you want a refund, you can email me and I’ll do my best to help. Commenting on the market won’t help since I cannot get back to you. Also read the troubleshooting section bellow as it may help with common problems.
Remove unwanted content from your photos easily!
TouchRetouch is an award-winning photo editor that allows you to remove unwanted content or objects from any photo, using just your finger and your phone. Mark the items you want taken out of the snapshot and hit ‘Go’. That’s all there is to it. Photo editing has never been so quick, easy and convenient.
You recently got married on a beautiful Caribbean beach. Everything was so perfect. Luckily, you have a lot of memorable snapshots of the crystalline water and white sand backdrop of the ceremony, you and your new spouse silhouetted in the sunset, your guests under a palm tree, that nude sunbather that somehow got included in a shot taken during the exchanging of vows. Yikes! Before showing your mom those photos, take a minute to remove that accidental guest from an otherwise great picture. Open your TouchRetouch app. Using your finger, select the Brush or Lasso tool to mark what you don’t want in the shot, then hit the ‘Go’ button. Okay, you’re done and it’s now safe to share your picture-perfect memories with everybody.
TouchRetouch isn’t just for exotic or wedding photo touch-ups, of course. Use this easy yet ingenious application on any photo, newly snapped on your phone or taken from your gallery. Remove those wires that are in the way of an otherwise wonderful view, take banners off of buildings, get rid of people, eliminate spots and other imperfections. All without distorting the final image.
You can even have a little fun with TouchRetouch. Take away the bicycle from under your brother and it looks like he’s cycling in mid-air. You can make it look like people are flying, jumping or posed oddly, by removing whatever was supporting them.
Do everything mentioned here and more, in mere seconds without any special equipment.
* In-app video tutorials
* Unlimited Undo/Redo actions
* Smart image background recovery techniques
* No distortions in final image
* Easy to use interface
* 1:1 view
* Finger move hint
Download TouchRetouch now and start creating amazing or funny photos. It’s easy, fun and always ready to edit your images in a tap or two – no matter when, no matter where.
Enjoy your new snapshots!
Capture high quality HDR images in full resolution
Capture high quality High Dynamic Range images:
- Full resolution
- Take HDR image in one tap
- HDR image fused and tone-mapped on device within seconds
- Don’t have to be rock-solid while shooting
- Correct handling of moving objects and de-ghosting
- You can control tone-mapping parameters: contrast, micro-contrast, color vividness, exposure
- Save original exposure bracketed images
- Location tagging
- Shutter sound can be muted
- Support for Flash on/off/auto
Full featured photo camera app.
Try free version Camera Advance Lite first.
- Burst photo capture
- Reduced noise by capturing multiple photos (a.k.a tripod mode)
- Panorama mode produces a wide angle shot from 3 photos (different than 360 panoramas, only on supported devices)
- Zoom (only on supported devices)
- Exposure Compensation (only on supported devices)
- Live camera histogram (best on Android 2.2 and up)
- On screen camera aids to capture best photos: grid and Fibonacci spiral
- Built-in photo gallery with multi-touch
- Easy UI with swipe to hide
- Configure volume buttons for zoom or photo capture
- On screen estimate of photos left (accuracy depends on phone used)
- Uses orientation sensor to embed camera orientation info in photos
If you’re having problems please specify phone model, Android version and when problem occurs instead of just giving a negative comment.
PRO Zoom Camera 5X
Replace default camera app with 5x ZOOM, 5 whitebals, 27 filters & crazy effects
Want to take better pictures?
READY for: Droid/Moment/Nexus/Hero/Eris/Galaxy S + more!
Recent Updates: We are working hard to get this app working perfectly. Please keep emailing your feedback to us!
5x ZOOM, 5 whitebalances, 8 filters & sharing
+draw or paint on your photo
+53 cliparts included
+21 great fonts
+23 hipstamatic effects
+brightness & contrast control
+time delay camera
+flash control (flash is req)
+no sound mode
+Geotags you photos
+EXIF data recorded in Jpeg
+Load existing photos to edit
Retro Camera Plus
Take delicious old-school pics on your Android.
Instant Nostalgia now free.
The paid, ad-free version of the free Retro Camera app. Take delicious old-school pics your friends will drool over. 5 cameras, 5 sets of vintage vignetting, film scratch, black and white & cross processing effects for that off-the-hip analog look. Inspired by the Lomo, Holga, Polaroid, Diana, the toy cameras & Hipstamatic.
Little Photo Plugin
Little Photo: Add film and retouch effects to your photos.
This is the official plugin for Little Photo.
If you are looking for more advanced photo tuning
This is for you !
* Merge photo (combine multiple photos into one, with rotation)
* Smooth skin (Touch the skin to smooth and blur it)
* Lighten / Darken spot
* Crop tool
More functions will be added in future updates.
BeFunky Photo Editor Pro
Edit photos, apply effects, add frames, save back to your phone
BeFunky, the popular online photo editing application is now on your Android. Edit your photos, apply special effects, add frames, save back to your phone with more than 50 high quality photo effects, powerful editing tools and 40 marvelous photo frames.
More than 50 Effects: LomoArt, Cross Process, Instant, Gritty HDR, Retro, Viewfinder, Pop Art, Vintage, Sepia, Pinhole, B&W, Old Photo, Warming Filter, Cooling Filter, Orton, Vibrance, Tilt Shift, Grunge, Cyanotype, Violet, Sketch, Line Artopia, Stencil…
Editing: Crop, Rotate, Adjust brightness, contrast, saturation, hue and sharpness.
Marvelous Photo Frames: Vignette, Filmstrip, Basic Border, Rounded Corners, Polaroid, Halftone, Grunge, Postage…
Saving: Save to your albums, Save to Facebook, Flickr, BeFunky…
Pep up your pics by turning selected regions to color and rest to black & white
Pep up your pictures by turning selected regions to color and rest to black and white.
* On screen toolbar for ease of use
* Minimum price
TIP: Zoom picture to edit small regions instead of reducing brush size
Turn your phone into the ultimate motion triggered SpyCam!
* SUMMER SALE – 50% OFF FOR 2 WEEKS ONLY!! *
* Try FREE DEMO on the Android Market first! *
Turn your Android phone camera or webcam into a visual motion triggered SpyCam. Your phone or webcam will auto-capture (still photo or video) any motion within its field of vision, and then save or email the photo/video. Can be used as a serious surveillance solution, as this application has already caught several criminals in the act of stealing cars and breaking into houses. Can also be used to take candid snaps of your friends when they don’t know they are on camera – now that is some good fun!
Before buy try free version!
Additional camera for Android phones with Android 2.1 and higher. It can handle recording quality and file formats.
-Zoom control by Volume control buttons.
-Autoshutter can be activated by long press onScreenShutter button.
-Camera parameters control (white balance, color effects, flash modes, focus modes, ISO and etc.)
-Video quality control ( resolution, encoder, format mp4 or 3gp, bitrate, framerate).
-Audio quality control (encoder, sampling eate, bitrate).
Warning! Not all features may work on some devices.
Camera WiFi LiveStream
Stream video and audio directly from your Android camera across a WiFi network!
* Try FREE DEMO on the Android Market first! *
Stream video and audio from your Android device’s camera directly across your Wi-Fi network in real-time, to be viewed and remotely controlled in a web browser. Can be used to spy on people, a serious surveillance device or just for fun!
What will you LiveStream?
* If you want to use this application as a baby monitor, then you should download “BabyCam Monitor” which is also from dooblou – it does everything this app does but has more features specific to monitoring babies safely. *
* BEST LiveStream application available on the Android Market! *
“The UI is well constructed: simple and intuitive … easy to use, even for those who don’t have any previous experience … the sound quality is good – not even a lot of real network cameras can deliver that much!” – AndroidPIT review – “Very Good”
See the world through a novel,original,stylish and captivating lens!…The award winning “Paper Camera” App hits the Android Market!!
Real time cartoon and painting effects painted on your camera video feed!! See the world through a new, original, stylish and captivating lens, have a wonder in your own home and discover how cool is now your world in cartoon!
This is the ultimate collection of cartoon/sketch/comic book/half tone/noir/neon and many other effects painted directly in your camera, no more boring post-effects, it’s all real time, you simply won’t stop wandering, wherever you are, having a look at things and cartoon-ize them!
We’ve packed this App with many stylish cartoon-style filters, so you would never get bored!
ToonPAINT allows you to easily create awesome cartoon-paintings of your photos.
NOTE: New version 1.0.7 fixes images displaying in gallery.
ToonPAINT sets you up for quick success by providing a “MagiSketch” that you can color-in using your own personal images. ToonPAINT is a smart-painting app that enables you to express your creativity and obtain compelling results without requiring you to take Art classes.
Pho.to Lab Pro
Photo Fun Generator – create awesome effects and caricatures from your photos!
Pho.to Lab – full-featured Photo Fun Generator in your pocket!
Welcome the PRO version of Pho.to Lab app with almost unlimited abilities to create awesome effects from your photos! With Pho.to Lab PRO you can easily create fun photomontages, cool contact icons, animated photo caricatures, e-cards and phone wallpapers! You will love the user friendly interface and the ease of use the app provides.
Pho.to Lab PRO does not contain any ads and does not watermark your resulting images. Besides, it comes with extra groups of photo effects for which you would have to pay in the standard version.
What you will especially like about Pho.to Lab PRO is “Photo to Caricature” effects that will turn your face photos into fun animated caricatures in one click!
Also, you will be the first to use the newest effects and templates! With the standard version, new effects become available to you in two weeks after they are released. But that’s not the case with Pho.to Lab PRO! Get all the brand new effects immediately after they are released!
Pho.to Lab PRO features and effects:
• photo to caricature effects: animate faces and turn your portrait photos into amusing caricatures.
• photorealistic effects: put your face onto museum walls, a soccer fans banner, in a hot off the press newspaper; airbrush yourself on exclusive cars or leave your face as a sand imprint on the beach.
• photomontages with automatic face detection: turn yourself or your friend into Darth Vader, Rambo, a Na’vi from Avatar, an astronaut or a pirate of the Caribbean!
• photo filters: Neon Glow, Fire, Jigsaw Puzzle, HDR, Pencil Drawing, Oil & Impressionist Painting, Chalk & Charcoal, and more.
• photo effects for the stylish and trendy folks: put yourself on the Forbes, Vogue or Playboy cover next to Angelina Jolie, Jackie Chan, Lady Gaga and Dr. House!
• collages: put yourself and your sweetheart or even all your friends into one photo collage.
• new effects: get all the brand new effects immediately after they are released. Be the first to use them and surprise your friends!
If you couldn’t find the photo effect you wanted, you can submit your own effect idea. We will be happy to make new effects available!
What’s more, you can add text of your own and set the resulting image as a contact icon or wallpaper. You can also save it to the phone memory, send it as an MMS or post it on Facebook and Twitter to surprise your friends!
FlickFolio for Flickr
FlickFolio is a fast viewer and batch uploader for Flickr that auto downloads your photos for fast offline viewing. This is the top rated Flickr app with over 130 5-star reviews.
.: Take Your Photos With You :.
FlickFolio auto downloads your photos for fast offline viewing. The auto downloads are small and sync while your phone charges.
.: Explore :.
Explore the day’s interestingness, your contacts, your groups, or your favorites. Search Flickr, your own photos, or your contact’s photos. Find and add new favorites and add comments.
.: Show Off :.
The presentation is very clean for showing clients or family. FlickFolio optimizes photo size for your device and downloads extra large photos for tablets.
.: Easily Upload Your Shots :.
Share photos and videos with FlickFolio to upload them to Flickr. Batch upload multiple photos at a time in the background while you do other things.
.: Additional Features :.
∙ WIFI only setting to only download when you’re at home
∙ Enhancements for tablets running Honeycomb (Android 3.0)
∙ View and add photo comments
∙ View photo EXIF information
∙ Set pictures as wallpaper
∙ Share using email, Facebook, and Twitter
∙ Auto rotate photos for accurate orientation, or turn off so images are always full screen
Color Pop! – Selectively Color
Selectively remove color from images.
NEW: Fixed crash on open error.
Allows you to turn an image into grayscale, then pull the original color back into selected areas, like Color Splash. Supports zoom, color correction, saturation control, trackball support, large images for wallpaper, preview, and left-handed mode.
Pocketbooth turns your Android device into a vintage photobooth.
Meticulously designed to emulate the experience of a 1950s-era Model 11 Photobooth, Pocketbooth is as beautiful to look at as it is fun to use. Pocketbooth perfectly replicates the intimacy, spontaneity, and hilarity of a traditional photobooth. Take it to your next party and watch as your friends strike a pose.
Version 1.2 enhances front-facing camera support for phones running Gingerbread (Android 2.3) and select phones running pre-Gingerbread versions of Android including HTC EVO 4G, Samsung Epic 4G, Samsung Galaxy S (GT I9000M), Motorola Atrix, and the Xoom.
Shake it, New things happen!
With PhotoShake, you can easily combine one or more photos to make exciting and fun new images. PhotoShake is a photo editing program that you can use to share photos with family and friends on social networking sites.
You can easily create a collage photo as follow;
1. Select a theme.
2. Import photos for your collage and select paper type.
3. Simply shake your phone to get random collage images. (click “Edit” for manual select)
4. Also editing tool is available to create special effects on the final collage.
★ 6 photo theme support (MultiPhoto, SinglePhoto, InstantPhoto, GridPhoto, WidePhoto, WallPaper)
★ Easy photo creation by shake action.
★ High quality frame pinking
★ Various frame patterns
★ Place photo using translation, rotation, and scaling
★ Image filter for photos
★ Storytelling with various balloon item.
★ Funny sticker support.
★ Social media support (Twitter, Facebook, Flicker, Picasa, Blogger, Tumblr)
★ Save & Export.
★ Wallpaper support
PhotoShake allows user to create images from various occasions like everyday life, memorable moments, social gatherings, photo that has a story.
Make a precious memory with family, friends, or others.
Share your beautiful memories and fun episodes with your friends.
Joy and happiness start from your touch.
This app requires Android 2.1+
Master Your D-SLR: Step-by-step guide on setting your camera for amazing photos.
“Learn Photography and Master Your D-SLR”
This app guides you step-by-step how to set your D-SLR to take the perfect shot. Capture amazing photos by truly understanding shutter speed, aperture & ISO. Dozens of sample photos with camera settings, photography tips and tutorials. Night photography, sports, landscapes, portraits, architecture, HDR & more. Best of all, the app doesn’t require an internet connection, so it’s perfect for vacations and holidays too – learn photography no matter where you are in the world. You’ll always have an expert with you in your pocket, there to help you take spectacular photos.