In the face of cameraphones with ever increasing megapixels, the iPhone (even the 3GS) has been much maligned for its supposedly poor camera quality.
There are however, people who embrace hardware limitations, make up for it with incredible composition, and tactful editing, resulting in some incredible shots which put many high end cameras to shame. Here are 12 awesome iPhone photography resources.
These are blogs which take extremely good shots, and are the best examples of what a competent photographer can accomplish on the iPhone. Check them out to get inspired.
These are sites dedicated to the shoot from the hip philosophy of lomography, which encourages lighthearted approaches to candid photography to document everyday life.
5. iPhone Photography Awards
The IPPA is an annual contest which aims to celebrate the creativity of the iPhone users.
This collection of the 100 photos remain one of the best testaments of the iPhone’s capability of producing first class photos.
With the iPhone now the #1 most widely used device on Flickr, it’s not a surprise iPhone photos have a very strong following, with the aptly named ˜Photos taken with an Apple iPhone’ being the biggest group.
The best way to understand iPhone photography is to talk to the people behind the lens, learn about their passion, and what makes them tick.
8. Interview with Ugur Kaner, from "Apple iPhone Photography – Street photography
9. Interview with Gabriel Sucho from "Microbians – Dreams To Not Forget"
This is probably the definitive list of free iPhone photo and video apps currently on the web.
Photo Taking Tips
11. How to squeeze decent photos out of an iPhone by Meg Pickard
Everything from proper techniques to hold your iPhone to composition tips in a single post.
12. Taking fantastic photos with an iPhone : An conversation with Sion Fullana
Sion Fullana is a recognized iPhone photographer who loves street photography, and shoots mostly in New York, all taken by iPhone.
Shameless plug: Do also check out my own iPhone photo blog :)