There are not too many photo and camera apps for Apple Watch. The ones which are available have limited function. That's understandable. But, if you want your smartwatch to get into action in helping you control your iPhone camera or carry out some lightweight task, this commendable line-up of the best Apple Watch photo and camera apps can stand up to your expectation.
There are some popular camera apps like ProCam that offer Apple Watch app to help you capture spectacular photos and keep a tab on your creativity. It would be great to trigger your smartwatch to take control of some of the basic functions. Let's dive right in to swim across the list along with me!
Best Photos & Camera Apps for Apple Watch
Take your mobile photography to the next level with ProCamera 8 + HDR app. It is fast, simple and professional. This is a photo, video and editing app packed with ultra-modern technology. Its intuitive user interface is appreciated by the most consummate photography professionals; capture stunning HDR photos and control exposure accurately and focus with a simple swipe. In its latest version, the app has Remote Trigger for Apple Watch, Pro timer, Advanced HFR Video Recording and Configurable Camera Selector.
Hydra excels in snapping high-quality photos even in low light. The ability to merge up to 60 frames helps it not just capture more light but also stunning photos.
It comes with five capture modes such as HDR, Hi-res mode, Video-HDR, Lowlight, and Zoom. Based on alternate method, the HDR mode is capable of snapping up to 20 photos. The hi-res mode is equipped to provide up to 32MP images.
With over 500 million users, Instagram is arguably the most popular photo app among users. The availability of several filters and various interesting features like live video, Boomerang, ability to send disappearing photos make this app fun-loving.
Instagram for Apple Watch works as the extension of its iPhone's app. You can view photos, likes, and comments on your smartwatch. You will also get notifications on your watch.
#4. ProCam 5
ProCam 5 is lashed with high-quality features that are designed for capturing stunning photos and videos. You can control exposure, focus, shutter speed and white balance to snap nice-looking photos.
Use self-timer to snap sensational selfies. Its scroll and steppers system has been modeled as per DSLR camera. What's more, it allows you to capture still photos even during video recording.
#5. Camera Plus
“Camera Plus” makes photo capturing and video recording super easy. You can easily switch between front and back cameras.
There is also countdown timer to let you get prepared for the shot. You can check out the live preview while capturing photos. See the instant preview of the photo after you have captured it to find out whether you have snapped the perfect shot or missed the mark.
“Camera+” boasts of exceptional design. You can set exposure separately from focus. With burst mode, you will capture lightning fast streams of photos.
The advanced digital processor coupled with up to 6x zoom ensures you capture amazing shots. Use the front flash to capture awesome selfies even in dark room. You can share your shots on Twitter, Facebook, and Flickr.
#7. Split Pic
“Split Pic” is a good-looking collage maker and layout editor that decorate your photos beautifully. The app works by splitting your camera into multiple sections with several layouts.
You can also choose from plenty of different layouts to design your images elegantly. Use the 14 custom photo filters to bring instant effect. You will adjust your photos, move the split bars, zoom in or out and try out a number of editing options to adorn your masterpiece.
#8. Ghost Lens+Scary Photo
With this terrific app, you can clone your own ghost. It lets you apply filters and fx to enrich the quality of your pics.
Make the utmost use of plenty of adjustable layouts to create a wonderful collage. You will be able to adjust the filter strength for each section of the image. There are over 100 ghost stickers to make photos look hilariously funny. Select from over 80 fonts to make the text more appealing.
Developed to work as an extension of iPhone, Apple Watch can't carry out all the function that you can do through your iPhone. But I expect the watch to have some more muscle in future. These photo apps for Apple Watch are the mere extension of their iPhone apps and hence have some limitations.