Photo & Video Apps

From small screens to large, every iOS device has a camera now — and there’s no shortage of great photography apps!. For a list of our favorites, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks of the Best Photo & Video Apps for iPhone and iPad, or read on for breaking news and reviews of photo & video applications from the App Store.


GIF SHOP iPhone App Makes Gif Animation Simple and Easy

GIF SHOP iPhone App Makes Gif Animation Simple and Easy

We've all seen them. Those images and pictures that look like they are dancing, smiling or doing wacky little gestures and motions. If you did a quick Internet search you could most likely figure out how to make them, but the GIF SHOP iPhone app wants to make it even easier to create and edit looping animated .gif animations, upload to Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr all while mobile.

Amoveo App is Unique Photo Slideshow Experience

Amoveo App is Unique Photo Slideshow Experience

As a professional photographer, I'm always intrigued with the latest photo apps. And while I like the point and shoot photo apps that allow you to put different effects on the photos themselves, such as Instagram, I really enjoy apps such as Amoveo that extend past the photo itself and make it more of an experience.

The Ultimate List of iPhone Video Apps for Editing, Effects and Sharing Mobile Movies

The Ultimate List of iPhone Video Apps for Editing, Effects and Sharing Mobile Movies

From editing video and adding special effects to social media distribution, these video apps will get your iPhone movies ready for the spotlight.

Buy FiLMiC Pro on the App Store

FiLMiC Pro Brings Hollywood Video Features to iPhone

Hi, my name is Greg. "Hi Greg." And I'm a film junkie (insert clapping sound). Good thing I've found another way to feed this addiction with FiLMiC Pro, an iPhone video app that allows you to select frame rates, resolutions and shooting modes.

Buy Protected Photo Sharing: Sneak A Peek on the App Store

Sneak a Peek Protects Shared Photos, no Saving or Forwarding

My days of playing tag and capture the flag were a complete blast, but nothing peeked my curiosity more than a good game of treasure hunt for a school project or at a family reunion. However, there are only so many ways to obscurely reveal hints to the final destination.

Buy VideoHunters on the App Store

Videohunters for iPad Adds YouTube Customization

Videohunters for iPad offers a good solution for those who want a more intuitive interface for browsing YouTube videos. It offers a customizable platform with many flexible options for curating content from one's YouTube account.

Buy Videolicious on the App Store

Videolicious Quickly Creates Great Looking Videos

As a society, we're enthralled with video. In fact, YouTube exceeded 2 billion video views per day in May 2010 and there are 24 hours of video uploaded every minute. However, every video is not a must see epic blockbuster.

Buy Snapbucket on the App Store

Snapbucket Offers Customizable Photo Filters

  Snapbucket now available in the app store.   With more than 100 million users, the photo sharing behemoth Snapbucket, its newest venture that is much more than just a photo filter app.

Buy fotobookr on the App Store

fotobookr Turns Facebook into Photo Album

fotobookr is a photo lover's best friend. As a professional photographer, I’m drawn to photo-inspired apps. In the case of fotobookr, even if I didn’t have a bag full of lenses, I would still want this app for its simple and intuitive interface.

RoomRuler! Gives a Little Room Re-Do Assistance

RoomRuler! is an app with a nifty concept that could come in handy when decorating a room. Basically, the app is designed to let users take photos and then it applies a built-in algorithm to calculate the approximate dimensions of a room.

Buy ProCamera on the App Store

Shoot Pictures Like a Pro with ProCamera

It’s always great to see developers who are interested in improving their product and prove it by listening to users and cranking out upgrades that actually work. Feature-rich ProCamera, the photography app that helps users shoot higher-quality iPhone pictures, launched with several useful features.

Buy Simply Postcards on the App Store

Create and Send Real Postcards with Simply Postcards

If you travel frequently or are an avid iPhone photographer, Simply Postcards is an app worth checking out. The idea is simple – using photos you take with your iPhone camera or stored in your photo library, use Simply Postcards to create a real, tangible, custom postcard that can be mailed to anyone, anywhere.

Buy Pro HDR on the App Store

With Pro HDR Camera App, iPhone Photos Rival the Real Deal

For the uninitiated, HDR photography is all the rage, supplanting tilt-shift photography as the trendiest way to manipulate your photos and earn your Flickr feed a little extra attention. Previously the domain of only high-end digital SLR cameras and pricey photo manipulation software, it has now come to the Apple iPhone, in the form of a handful of competing apps.

Buy CosmicPainter on the App Store

CosmicPainter: Create Moving Art With Multi-Touch (Video Demo)

It's hard to categorize CosmicPainter, unless you're familiar with the world of VJing. That's a special place where it's deemed important to be able to create patterned artwork in motion, because sometimes you just need peoples' eyeballs glued to a screen displaying no representative visual content.

Buy Picture Perfect Animals on the App Store

Give in to Your Animal Instinct with Picture Perfect Animals

Just for fun, put a little fur (or fin) in your photos with Picture Perfect Animals, a photo app that lets you frame your subject alongside a variety of selected animals. This iPhone app by MilkDrinkingCow, is a different, but whimsical kind of photography app that allows you to create photos with animals.