Everyone of us is obsessed with our phone cameras. That is why the camera is the first thing people look for while purchasing a new mobile phone. Well here are some of the best camera apps for android that will make your photos look more stunning.
Although every phone comes with its own inbuilt camera app. But they don’t offer you much control over the application. We have compiled a list of 8 best camera apps for android. You can install any of these and make your photos look beautiful & professional.
I would say! These camera apps turn your phone into a DSLR!
Best Camera Apps For Android
Here is the list of 8 best camera apps for android. The list contains both free and paid camera apps available in Google play.
- VSCO Cam
- Camera 360 Ultimate
- DSLR Camera Pro
- Camera ZOOM FX
- Camera FV-5
- Manual Camera
Best Camera Apps For Android – One By One In Detail
Cymera ranks one in the list of best camera apps for android. It is a powerful photo editor for android – as they say – it’s like Photoshop for android users.
The app is packed with 130 amazing free filters for perfect selfies. It also has beauty camera with exclusive beauty selfie filters and makeup effects. It has 7 different camera modes (like fisheye, lomo and more) and a silent mode with no shutter sound. Cymera also has trendy stickers, light effects, frames and more to upgrade your photos. It is super easy to use and you can edit your photos quickly.
This app is developed by SK Communications and supports Android version 2.3 and up. Cymera camera app can be downloaded for free from the Google Play Store.
2. VSCO Cam
VSCO is a one of the best camera apps for android with over 10 million downloads. This camera app provides you with advanced camera controls and you can publish images to your VSCO profile.
The app gives you access to exclusive editorial content and you can also explore content of the people you follow. VSCO X membership includes over 100 classic mobile VSCO presets, exclusive new Film X™ presets and tools, plus new additions added monthly. VSCO X is a powerful digital darkroom on your phone, raising the bar for mobile photo editing.
The app is developed by VSCO and supports Android versions 4.0 and up. This app can be downloaded for free from the Google Play Store.
Vignette is another feature packed camera app, with some great features for your Android phone. You can take winsome images using this app.
The features included in this app are Vantage & Retro Filters (as the name suggests), LOMO, Plainotype & Faded Photo Effects, Diana & Holga Styles, Tilt-shift Blur Effect, soft-focus, HDR are a few ones to name. The app contains about 70 filters to choose from. Self-timer, time-lapse and steady-shot modes and rule-of-thirds are also available. TimeStamp, Dates and/or the location can be pinned to the photo in different colors and sizes.
The app is developed by bitsquirrel and supports Android versions 1.5 and up. The paid version of the app is available on the Google Play Store.
4. Camera 360 Ultimate
Camera 360 is among one of the best camera apps for android phone with over 100 million downloads. This app is packed with professional editing tools and exquisite effects and it also provides professional level photo editor.
This app is available for free on the Play Store and it has professional tools for editing your photos. The app also provides you with various professional camera modes and exquisite filters. The app is also has funny stickers & motion stickers to tweak your photos and a beauty selfie mode to take better selfies. You can even create photo collages and photo grids using this app.
This app is developed by PinGuo Inc, and it supports Android versions 2.3 and up. This app can be downloaded for free from the Google Play Store.
5. DSLR Camera Pro
DSLR Camera Pro is a camera app for your smartphone designed to provide you with the features of a DSLR camera. The app is one of the best camera apps for android with no fancy filters, photo frames the effects you are used to they just provide pure photography.
Some of the notable features of the app are Live Histogram, Autofocus Modes, Exposure Compensation, Light Metering Modes, ISO, Different Grid Modes, Geotagging, White Balance, Scenes and Drive Mode. The app has two-state shutter button which means you have to press to focus and then release to take a shot.
The app is developed by Geeky Devs Studio and supports Android version 4.0 and up. The paid version of the app can be downloaded from the Google Play Store.
6. Camera ZOOM FX
Camera Zoom FX is available on the Play Store as a paid app but it also has a free version. There is much that the app provides you with – photo filters, action & stable shots, collage are just some of them.
Using Camera Zoom FX you get full manual DSLR controls using Camera API2, you can set the ISO, exposure and shutter speed (supported on Android Lollipop). The app has a faster and powerful material interface. The app is packed with other great features which include Burst Mode Capture, Best Photo, RAW capture, Time Lapse, HDR Mode, Photo Effects, Timer & Voice Capture, Multiple Flash Modes, Spy Camera, Collages and much more.
This app is developed by androidslide and supports Android version 1.6 and up. Both paid and free versions of this app are available on the Google Play Store.
7. Camera FV-5
Camera FV-5 is another camera app, which brings DSLR like manual controls to your Android phone. With this app you can take raw photographs and process them later to get creative results.
The application lets you adjust all parameters like – Exposure, ISO, Focus Mode, White Balance are just a few to name. You can take HDR timelapses using the built-in intervalometer. Manual shutter speeds are also available (depending on your device). Different focus modes like Autofocus & Autofocus Lock feature(AF-L) macro, touch-to-focus, infinity focus modes are also included in the app.
Auto Exposure Lock (AE-L) and Auto White Balance Lock (AWB-L) are also supported in Android Kitkat and above.
The App is developed by FGAE and it supports Android version 2.2 and up. Both paid and free versions are available on the Google Play Store.
8. Manual Camera
The Manual Control is another app by Geeky Devs Studio which provides manual control to Android users. Lollipop’s latest Camera2 API is used in the app.
The app gives you full manual control. Shutter Speed, ISO, Exposure Compensation, Focus Distance, White Balance can be manually adjusted in the app. The app is also packed with featueres like the Gridlines, Getotagging and Timer Shot and also RAW capture is supported.
The app is developed by Geeky Devs Software and supports Android versions 5.0 and up. The paid version of the app is available on the Google Play Store.
Author Comment For Best Camera Apps For Android
This was the list of 8 best camera apps for android 2018. If you think some other app(s) needs to get listed here, please feel free to contact. Also tell us your favorite camera app for android in the list.
Note : The list above contains the best camera apps for android available for free download/paid download on Google Play. The list is based on the authors own personal experience/review of the app.