The best photo apps

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The best photo apps can take your phone photography game to a whole new level. The right photo app can transform your photographs and can make the difference between a good image and a great one, whether you're aiming to get things right in the camera, improve your editing or create artistic effects.

Phones have increasingly powerful cameras, so much so that they're providing competition for the camera market. But to get the most out of your smartphone, the The best photo apps below to help with shooting, editing and even sharing your pics. We've gathered up a selection of apps that are suitable for both iOS and Android phones (see more creative apps in our guide to the best Android apps, and if you're more interested in video, head to our roundup of the best video editing apps

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Amelia Bamsey
Staff Writer

Amelia is Creative Bloq’s Staff Writer. After completing a degree in Popular Music and a Master’s in Song Writing, Amelia began designing posters, logos, album covers and websites for musicians. She now enjoys covering a range of topics on Creative Bloq, including posters, optical illusions, logos (she's a particular fan of logo Easter eggs), gaming and illustration. In her free time, she relishes in the likes of art (especially the Pre-Raphaelites), photography and literature. Amelia prides herself on her unorthodox creative methods, her Animal Crossing island and her extensive music library.

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