Mobile Apps for Photographers

We all spend way too much time staring at our mobile phones these days, simply because you can do so much with them. If you love photography there are new and exciting apps becoming available for your phone on a daily basis, although many of them are rubbish. I will keep adding to the list below replacing with improved versions as and when I find them, so keep checking back to keep up-to-date with the best Apps available.


snapseed app

Lots of tools and filters This app brings to your mobile device the power and control of professional photo editing software, previously only available on the desktop. Now with the tap of a finger you can retouch, adjust perspective, re-edit, and more.

GPX master

GPX master

Geotag photographs

Light meter

Light meter

Perfect for film photographers #filmIsNotDead. A light meter that is always in your pocket. It is indispensable for film photography with all manual camera. Measures reflected light and incident light depending on phone. Basic version free, improved versions will be chargeable for upgrades.


trigger tap

If you want to capture a time-lapse movie, long exposure or freeze action shots, Triggertrap mobile is a great remote triggering solution for your camera. Works with the cable for your camera or flash. Trigger camera or flash with various sensor modes (light, motion, vibration, sound) and timers. Also comes with solar calculator and Neutal Density filtor calculator.

Check out Digital Revs review which includes some of the Apps above