Best smartphone camera photos #85

We're back with the 85th 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 Akash's photo, taken with the HTC One. 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.

We'd also like to remind you that you can continue submitting your cool cell phone pics to the following email address:

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 85th set of favorite photos...

Which photo do you like most?




1. Ashoaib

Posts: 3309; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

I like that doggy regardless of photo

2. Johnnokia

Posts: 1158; Member since: May 27, 2012

Picture 8 is the nest

11. Aploine

Posts: 445; Member since: Oct 24, 2013

Imho, photoshopped images like #3 must not participate, even if they are very good (sorry Devin) but must be presented separately, out of competition. Or make it a whole special presentation. Otherwise let me take a krappy photo, correct it enough and put some filters and say that I took that with my phone camera. Is this a Best smartphone camera photos contest or a Best smartphone camera photoshopped photos? And even more I would say leave the EXIF intact. Let it be original.

3. seriouslyno

Posts: 6; Member since: Mar 31, 2014

Well nokia lumia 920 is the best ....and razor droid hd ....regardless the fact I prefer android over windows ....

4. Ashoaib

Posts: 3309; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

Here it doesnt matter from which phone photo is taken, what matter is which one has the best sceen... what if I will take a photo of garbage from the best dslr, will you give it a high vote?

5. lalalaman

Posts: 638; Member since: Aug 19, 2013

i applaus PA for posting this articale on weekly basis....and i see alot of lumias here:D

6. Penny

Posts: 1869; Member since: Feb 04, 2011

Love #3. Awesome shot.

15. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

It is...and that from a phone that is not so famous for the camera...too bad it's edited though. Voted for 2.

7. ash1684

Posts: 12; Member since: Apr 08, 2014

I think that #2 is really awesome: i mean, it's taken with a Galaxy S2... you need to be a really nice photografer to take a shoot like that with a 4 years old camera like GS2's !

8. Super3310

Posts: 91; Member since: May 06, 2014

Remember its not in the pixels. Its on the lens and how u use it.

9. amats69

Posts: 1527; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

@PA you accept edited pictures?i just thought you pick only original sending mine :) . Picture number 3 is edited but that pic is superb! #3 for me!

10. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

So many Lumias... Many are cool but 1st one is coolest.

12. ashouhdy

Posts: 57; Member since: Oct 31, 2013

8 is beautiful with great high dynamic range

13. dexter_jdr

Posts: 1163; Member since: Jun 28, 2012

was there a photo contest including lumia 1020?

14. majp89

Posts: 182; Member since: Jun 18, 2013

These photos are really getting weak...Some of them aren't even really talented or good looking shots.

16. Tech-News-Gadgets-Gn2day

Posts: 2; Member since: Apr 26, 2014

The great work i have seen today, really impressive Smartphone Pictures, by the way which smartphone is used... fully specs plz

17. dude08

Posts: 7; Member since: May 12, 2014

i love number nine...its like taken by a DSLR camera

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