The iPhone 5S camera doesn’t stop to amaze me, even after two weeks, I’m still thrilled with the quality of the image which is obtained from the 5S main camera. I had quite a high expectations from the iPhone 5S camera when I bought this phone. However, I didn’t expect the image quality to be that good. I mean, that sharpness, color depth, exposure, color accuracy and white balance — everything works in synergy to produce a magnificent photos at the end of the day.
A few days a go I went out to get some nice colorful colors at the market and also to take some sunset shots at the marina. They say a picture worth a thousand words, and I agree — so let’s take a look at some iPhone 5S sample photos and I will explain more about each image.
The image above was show with the Apple iPhone 5S in the market. The iPhone 5S tend to slightly boost the image vividness and add a touch of vibrance to beautify the image. However, this touch of extra saturation doesn’t take from the image’s natural look, and I tried shooting many type of subjects with different colors, and the colors looked very natural. It also boost the greens and reds which compliment landscape shots, but makes every photo look more attractive to the viewer.
The above image shows you how sharp the iPhone 5S lens is — it seems like you are there, watching those yummy pomegranates with your own eyes without any optical barrier.
The image above was shot using the iPhone 5S in the early morning when the light strikes the subject from the side and it’s still a bit soft. It compliments the bread’s color and texture. you can see that the 5S photo is rediciliously sharp. I have to admit that I wasn’t expecting it to be that sharp. This is also the perfect time to shoot in the morning, and I recommend everyone getting up early and shoot early in the morning, preferably before noon.
Still not convinces? – here’s another images of cookies shot at at approximately the same angle. You can see the warm morning color tone on the cookies, so delicious that I feel like eating a cookie right now. You can also see that the image is very sharp even in the corners of the image.
In the image above I played with some angles to get more unique and interesting photos. I can’t remember being so hungry for a chocolate ship muffin when shooting with my DSLR?…mmm..
The last test photo was taken with the iPhone 5S in the after noon before sunset. You can see that when being in the right place at the right time ca yield spectacular visuals, and there is nothing more gorgeous than watching the sunset in my opinion. The photo colors are original and untouched, straight from the iPhone 5S. The photo transfers emotions and I feel more calm just by watching it.
So this is just a glimpse of what the iPhone 5S camera is capable of. You can find out more by reading my iPhone 5S camera image quality part 1, with links to other parts that over the autofocus, low-light capabilities and more.
So if you still want to hear it out loud – The iPhone 5S ROCKS!! – Not just that you won’t get disappointed, but you will be amazed with the photos you get with this camera. I will share more photos on this blog, so don’t forget to LIKE cameradebate facebook page and visit my iPhone 5S sample photo set 2 on Flickr for full resolution images.
- iPhone 5S Camera Review – Image Quality Test (Part 1)
- iPhone 5S HDR Photo Test
- iPhone 5S Camera Autofocus Speed Test
- iPhone 5S Low-light / High ISO Performance Test
- iPhone 5S LED Light Luminosity Test in Video Recording
- 1:1 Square Photo vs Regular Photo – iPhone 5S / iOS7
- iPhone 5S Camera Opinion from an Amateur Photographer Perspective
- iPhone 5 Camera – Speculated Specs
- iPhone 5S Camera vs iPhone 5C and iPhone 5