Stu Maschwitz has a thoughtful, smart, and well-illustrated piece on the iPhone 7 Plus’s Portrait mode:
So don’t ask if Depth Effect is perfect. A better question is if
its failures are distracting. And I have certainly taken some test
photos where they are. But the funny thing about test photos is
hat there’s often nothing worth photographing in them, so you
just stare at the problems.
The iPhone 7 Plus or the Galaxy Note 7? The question that everyone's asking has many answers but let's dial it back and ask: which one has the best camera?
When Apple announced the iPhone 7 Plus, one major feature it focused on was a new "Portrait" mode that allows the device's camera to simulate a shallow depth of field effect, similar to what can be achieved with a high-end DSLR. Por...
This week’s Apple Loop includes a comparison of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus cameras to the competition, a review of the iPhone 7 Plus, a look at the stock shortages, the latest information on the iPhone 8, asking if we have passed 'peak...
Dropbox Etiquette - Stu Maschwitz: Stu Maschwitz via I’m a huge fan of Dropbox. I use it every day both to make my work computer-agnostic and to collaborate with others. I wrote about how I use it to monitor After Effects renders. B...