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Get the most from your smartphone camera

These handy tips help make your smartphone the one camera you'll need in most situations.


Can your smartphone really replace your point-and-shoot camera?

We pitted four popular smartphones against a Canon Elph and lived to tell the story.

Histograms help gauge your exposure as you shoot

Ensure that your photos pop with color and energy by using your camera's histogram feature.


Pro photographer smartphone shoot-out

We equipped three professional photographers with three different smartphones known to be the photo leaders of their respective mobile OSs, and asked them to use the phones at work for a few weeks. Here are some of the shots.


Review: Alt Photo for iPhone does filters differently

Alien Skin's Alt Photo photographic filter app takes an alternative approach to photo filtering.

Our roundup of new camera backpacks and messenger bags

Today's camera bags are more rugged, offer better protection, and often come with a surprising array of clever features.


Nikon's Coolpix A redefines the fixed-lens camera sector

Nikon builds a large image sensor into its new compact, fixed-lens camera.


Shooting in a snow-white environment

Tips and tricks for shooting in the snow.


Adobe kills photo sharing service; transfers members to Revel platform and Photoshop Express users get Adobe Revel memberships, even though that service supports only one image file format.


Working with iOS's Shared Photo Streams

Sharing photos with a limited group of friends and family is a snap with iOS 6's Shared Photo Streams. Dan Moren shows you how.