13 Best Photography Apps

Adobe Lightroom

Adobe Lightroom

Appsreview Score:
95/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • More streamlined interface
  • Automatic synchronization across platforms
  • Clever Sensei search tools

Cons:

  • Missing some features in Lightroom Classic
  • No plug-in support
  • Potentially expensive storage

Bottom Line:

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is a free, powerful, yet intuitive photo editor. Lightroom empowers you to create beautiful photos while helping you become a better photographer.

PicTapGo

PicTapGo

Appsreview Score:
91/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Simple
  • Fun
  • Fast

Cons:

  • Sometimes lags

Bottom Line:

PicTapGo is the simple, fun, and fast photo editing app. Transform your images in seconds with over 70 stackable filters, an intuitive crop and rotate tool, reusable recipes, and fast workflow. PicTapGo is an effortless extension of your photography lifestyle.

VSCO

VSCO

Appsreview Score:
92/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Excellent tools and filters
  • Useful asset-management options
  • Social sharing to a wide range of networks

Cons:

  • The android camera feature not as robust as iOS version
  • Can’t share several pictures simultan

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  • The android camera feature not as robust as iOS version
  • Can’t share several pictures simultaneously on iOS
  • No frames, text or funky special effects
  • Crop tool works only with preset aspect ratios

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Bottom Line:

Use powerful presets and editing tools on mobile to make beautiful photos and videos.

Insta3D – create your own 3D avatar

Insta3D – create your own 3D avatar

Appsreview Score:
85/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Many different features for creating different avatars
  • Ability to add different backgrounds and to

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  • Many different features for creating different avatars
  • Ability to add different backgrounds and to take pictures of avatars for sharing with friends
  • Can use an existing selfie or take a new one from within the app

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Cons:

  • Many of the better feature packs are only available through in-app purchase

Bottom Line:

Insta3D Avatar Creator can turn you into an animated cartoon avatar with just one selfie – and turn you into an idol! Animate a photo of your face into your own 3D animated avatar with a mind of its own through Insta3D!

Boo – 3D Avatar & AR Chat

Boo – 3D Avatar & AR Chat

Appsreview Score:
93/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

Cons:

Bottom Line:

Boo is your own 3D avatar. Customize your avatar with tons of face features, hairstyles, and outfits. Decorate your Boo home with a variety of stylish items. Have fun with friends by visiting each oth

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Boo is your own 3D avatar. Customize your avatar with tons of face features, hairstyles, and outfits. Decorate your Boo home with a variety of stylish items. Have fun with friends by visiting each other’s home, sending & receiving greetings, collaborating in the camera, generating dual stickers and making cool videos.

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Enlight Pixaloop

Enlight Pixaloop

Appsreview Score:
95/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Easy to use animation tool
  • Produces nice, unique effects
  • Moving overlays are a nice touch

Cons:

  • Reliant on good source photos to work

Bottom Line:

Create moving photos for a unique type of photo art! Animate your photos & magically bring them to life with Enlight Pixaloop. The newest addition to the award-winning Enlight Creativity Suite of apps brought to you by Lightricks takes photo editing to the next level.

PicsArt Photo Studio: Collage Maker & Pic Editor

PicsArt Photo Studio: Collage Maker & Pic Editor

Appsreview Score:
98/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Numerous Filters and Effects
  • Multiple Sharing Methods
  • Highly Intuitive
  • Social Media Integration

Cons:

  • Some Effects Lag
  • Nearly Overwhelming

Bottom Line:

PicsArt is a mobile app that was designed for making collages out of photographs and editing photographs for display. The software includes a number of features, like an integrated camera, many effect

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PicsArt is a mobile app that was designed for making collages out of photographs and editing photographs for display. The software includes a number of features, like an integrated camera, many effects, a library of clipart, comprehensive drawing tools, and a vast selection of stickers created by the community.

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Facetune

Facetune

Appsreview Score:
99/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Easy to use but richly featured with impressively scalable effects and features
  • Base package available for no charge at all
  • Editing effects are very intuitive

Cons:

  • Not a lot of options for social media sharing
  • Add-on and subscription structure can be on the expensive end

Bottom Line:

Facetune is one of the best photo editing tools for mobile devices, as it comes packed with a rich feature set and a decent selection of social media integration.

Retrica

Retrica

Appsreview Score:
99/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Retrica is a free app.
  • You have the ability to save directly to your camera roll.
  • You can upload to

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  • Retrica is a free app.
  • You have the ability to save directly to your camera roll.
  • You can upload to the Retrica photo sharing social media site.
  • Retrica has many more filters than you would expect with other camera apps.

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Cons:

  • The process of taking photos with Retrica is a bit longer.
  • Videos can be choppy at times.
  • Saving photos to your phone can be tricky.

Bottom Line:

Retrica is a beautiful camera app with powerful tools for taking selfies, personalizing your photos, and sharing images with friends. Express yourself with mesmerizing filters and discover new interesting people.

Snapseed

Snapseed

Appsreview Score:
99/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Lots of powerful photo-correction tools.
  • Localized adjustments.
  • Many enhancing effects.
  • Non-destructive.

Cons:

  • More complicated interface than Instagram.
  • No sharing to Flickr or Instagram.
  • No photo-specific social network.

Bottom Line:

Snapseed is one of the most powerful photo editors out there, with a clever interface to match its power.

YouCam Makeup-Magic Selfie Cam

YouCam Makeup-Magic Selfie Cam

Appsreview Score:
98/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Multifunctional
  • Easy to use

Cons:

  • Only for women

Bottom Line:

If you want to try different makeup and hairstyles that you can change fast and easy, it’s highly recommended that you get YouCam Makeup- Makeover Studio.

Snapchat

Snapchat

Appsreview Score:
99/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  •  Allows you to interact with people that you might have missed when you might just to talk to each

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  •  Allows you to interact with people that you might have missed when you might just to talk to each other
  •  Snapchat prevents the risk of people hacking into it’s servers, unlike some e-mail providers and other social media
  • Snapchat prevents the risk of people hacking into it’s servers
  • Prevents other snapchatters from screenshooting your image.

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Cons:

  •  People can be on it way to much. It can become a distraction.
  •  You can only see a picture for so

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  •  People can be on it way to much. It can become a distraction.
  •  You can only see a picture for so long so it can give a bad message to teenagers and they might think they can get away with inappropriate pictures they could send to other people.
  • Can teach users that things they send arent there forver and they can easily disappear which isnt quite true.

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Bottom Line:

SNAPCHAT is a photo-messaging app that allows users to put a time limit on a sent picture, text, or video so the recipient can see it for only a few seconds before it disappears, though replays are av

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SNAPCHAT is a photo-messaging app that allows users to put a time limit on a sent picture, text, or video so the recipient can see it for only a few seconds before it disappears, though replays are available for purchase via in-app transactions.

Users can add friends from their device’s address book and Facebook friends list, or they can enter specific usernames. To send a picture, users take a snapshot using the in-app camera, set a time limit, select recipients, and send. By tapping and holding their own image in the selfie cam, teens enable facial-recognition software that allows them to add animated effects to their selfies.

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Picasa HD

Picasa HD

Appsreview Score:
70/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Slideshow function
  • Create and manage albums
  • Good for touchscreen devices

Cons:

Bottom Line:

Picasa HD is a popular app and free only available for Windows, which belongs to the category Image Design and Photography of the subcategorían Editors graphics and has been created by Frozen Volcano.