Best smartphone camera photos #69
We're back with the 69th post in our special photographic-centric series where we present you with a number of awesome images taken by... well, you (and your cell phones).
So, which picture did you like most last time? The answer is Philip Am Guay's photo, taken with the Sony Xperia S. And a pretty well-deserved first place it is, we should say!
Of course, there are many other incredible images left to be seen. Let's continue with another set of 10 pics, each of which can easily convince even the most professionally-inclined photographer that cell phones are more than a toy in the camera department.
Please note that if your own awesome image is not included here, this doesn't mean that it won't end up on the site. We simply might not have gotten to it yet! So, we urge you to continue following us, as we'll be publishing more of these truly great photos in the following days and weeks.
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In order to not miss on all the glory, you also have to mention your name/nickname, as well as the phone you used to take the shots. A nice additional piece of info would be a name or a short description for the image.
With that, we now leave you with our 69th set of favorite photos...
- Which photo do you like most?
110 votes (110 votes) 1
49 votes (49 votes) 2
16 votes (16 votes) 3
16 votes (16 votes) 4
78 votes (78 votes) 5
33 votes (33 votes) 6
55 votes (55 votes) 7
67 votes (67 votes) 8
21 votes (21 votes) 9
46 votes (46 votes) 10
1. EXkurogane (Posts: 863; Member since: 07 Mar 2013)
My god, those iPhone photos are so oversaturated, especially number 8.
11. SleepingOz (unregistered)
It's your lumia 920 that takes washed-out pictures.
21. CanYouSeeTheLight (Posts: 869; Member since: 05 Jul 2012)
Number 8 seems edited, too much contrast for a picture straight from the phone.
24. EXkurogane (Posts: 863; Member since: 07 Mar 2013)
Contrast and saturation level can be adjusted on the phone's settings itself, not necessarily done by post processing. But i agree it looks way unnatural.
2. jackhammeR (Posts: 1548; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)
the contest has been dominate dby Nokia:)
I like the fourth one
22. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3013; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)
I like the shots by N8.
They're detailed and well saturated but i voted for 10 because of the composition with respect to the camera-phone in mind.
38. Penny (Posts: 1195; Member since: 04 Feb 2011)
Yep. Same thing for me. Like the Nokia N8 shots, but went with 10 because it did a very respectable job with colors and exposure, and without much noise.
3. loken (Posts: 462; Member since: 09 May 2012)
Phone arena should stop posting the device name that is used to capture the photos.. so fanboys wont chose their brand...
they should reveal it when the winner is announced ..
18. Credo (Posts: 695; Member since: 19 Apr 2012)
I agree, but seriously, even if they remove the names of the phones, you will still recognize the first picture...
9. amski89 (Posts: 6; Member since: 19 Apr 2013)
yay,. I won,. Thanks to all who voted last time! :)
25. DomSanity (Posts: 17; Member since: 13 Dec 2012)
Wow Boracay! It's more fun here in the Philippines! And to my friend Rem, nice shot!
39. JEverettnow (Posts: 202; Member since: 11 Mar 2013)
Im not really a fan of any of these photos.
41. janjhel1907 (Posts: 11; Member since: 21 Jun 2013)
comparing lumia 920, IPHONE 5, N8 to a old smartphone xperia ray in terms of camera?!! wat the F*ck!!! xperia ray was an old device, maybe compare all phones to xperia Z
43. Remmy (Posts: 55; Member since: 31 Jul 2012)
I don't see anything wrong with comparing recent flagships with 3 year old phones, wouldn't you be proud of owning something years old but would still be "relevant" in today's standard even just for its camera? Anyway, I still respect your opinion. :P Btw, I did send those pictures (9 and 10) taken by my "old" Xperia, all in auto mode. :)