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Apple iPhone XS Smart HDR and Portrait Mode Make Photography Idiotproof

[2018-09-13 15:00:00]

While the two 5.8 and 6.5-inch premium OLED handsets Apple unveiled on Wednesday came with marginal hardware updates, the software enabled by the phone’s new chip is what truly sets these smartphones apart. Amateur photographers in particular stand to benefit from the new specs, which will make snapping action shots pretty idiot-proof, steady hands or no. Let’s start with the camera. The rear-facing camera duo consists of a wide-angle, 12-megapixel sensor with f/1.8 aperture and a 12-MP telephoto sensor with f/2.4 aperture.These are identical to the iPhone X. But the A12’s improved image signal processor (ISP) elevates these components to new heights. The new Smart HDR feature that eliminates shutter lag — the gap between tapping the shutter button and the moment the picture captures — and allows for users to retroactively adjust the bokeh effect created by Portrait Mode. In other words, it lets you swipe a slider to adjust how blurry you want the background of your image to be.... Apple iPhone XS Smart HDR and Portrait Mode Make Photography Idiotproof

Apple iPhone XS Smart HDR and Portrait Mode Make Photography Idiotproof


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