• Top 15 Camera Apps for Android for 2019

    • Amy
    • Posted on 6th March 2019
    Top 15 Camera Apps for Android for 2019

    Today, with more than 1 billion active Instagram users, the world is seeing an enormous rise in the number of people who want to look picture perfect. Now, just as we have Instagram models and influencers, we also have people who aren’t afraid to bend over backwards to click that perfect photograph that would steal the hearts of regular Instagram users. Who wouldn’t? After all, that was the primary focus of the social media channel – to showcase your creativity to the world in the form of photographs. This led to the youth, teens, and even a few adults, in some cases, go looking for the best camera apps for their smartphones.


    Due to this increase in demand for camera apps, there are now innumerable photo editing and camera apps available for Android as well as iOS, developed by various mobile app development companies. Now, it is understandable that finding the best out of so many can be difficult and so, we’ve curated a list of the best camera apps for Android so that you can gladly flaunt your photography skills all over the internet.


    1. Open Camera

    The Open Camera app has a very simple and plain User Interface. It also has a manual mode through which any basic photographer can shoot awesome photos from their phone itself. These manual modes are accessible from the setting panel and contain all the essential manual controls like ISO, White Balance, Exposure Control, etc. Moreover, the app allows you to control the JPEG compression quality of your images.

    Download for Android.

    2. VSCO  Cam

    VSCO Cam is one of the most famous and interesting camera apps today. It is mostly used by Instagram influencers to click their photos for social media. It is minimalistic in terms of user experience and interface. You can also apply pre-built filters and effects to enhance your photos. Also, you are allowed to enter text and edit photos accordingly. It is widely famous on Instagram and allows you to search for photos that are edited in VSCO via hashtag #vsco.

    Download for Android.

    3. Cameringo Lite

    Cameringo Lite app is a filter camera app whose main feature is to provide different interesting filters while capturing pictures. It consists of over 300 live filters and 20 frames to create a border for your pictures. The app also consists of an inbuilt lens effect, which adds a whole new perspective to your photo. You could also use it in incognito mode to record while your mobile screen is off.

    Download for Android.

    4. Vignette

    Vignette is a full-featured camera application with hundreds of filters and frames. While it is free to download, there is an in-app purchase version for $4.99. It is fully customizable, i.e. you can control exposure, zoom, and click photos via volume buttons. The app allows you to edit your photos without compromising on the quality of your photos.

    Download for Android.

    5. Cymera

    The camera app is the all-in-one app that allows you to do anything and everything with photographs, be it taking selfies, making collages, editing photos, and much more. It consists of real-time selfie filters, a necessity in this ever-growing social media world. Also, it beautifies your photos with amazing filters. There are features like pro photo editor studio, snap sticker, collage maker, crop, layout, blur, mirror, makeup, and many more. It consists of 7 different fascinating lenses to improve your photos.

    Download for Android.

    6. Candy Camera

    Candy Camera, as the name indicates, is one fancy and joyful camera app. The interface is clean and minimalistic with easy access to all features. It has different modes and features and filters for selfies. The app offers diverse beauty functionalities to enhance your face in selfies. It has prebuilt stickers, which make your photos more interactive.

    Download for Android.

    7. PicsArt Photo Studio

    PicsArt Photo Studio app is one of the most-used apps and is famous among several photo editors. In addition to having its own software to control the camera, it has a large community of users who instantly share their latest creations in the PicsArt community. It has a greater number of features and can do pretty much anything. You can retouch the taken photos and edit them accordingly as per your need. The app also provides you interesting filters and text to add to your photos and make them look outstanding.

    Download for Android.

    8. Camera 360

    Camera 360 is a lovely camera app for selfie lovers. It is a selfie photo editor with funny stickers. It consists of modern and professional editing tools and all themed stickers. It also consists of Motion Stickers to add life to your photos and make them look more lively and vivid.

    Download for Android.

    9. GIF Camera

    GIF Camera, as the name indicates, is mainly used for making GIFs. When you open the app, you can record small videos, once saved, it has created a GIF which you can share among your friends.

    Download for Android.

    10. Camera Fv-5

    Camera Fv-5 is a pro app that can be bought for $2.8. It also has a lite version that is available for free on the Play Store. It is meant for professional photographers who need super manual mode and want to capture the perfect picture. It has a DSLR-like viewfinder display, which consists of exposure time, aperture, and stop display with EV and bracketing settings in real-time. It consists of an inbuilt intervalometer, which helps in capturing insane time-lapses for your videos right from your mobile.

    Download for Android.

    11. Camera Zoom FX

    Camera Zoom FX consists of two versions. The premium version costs $4.08 and the other version is free. It is meant for experienced and pro-level photographers. It consists of Full Manual DSLR controls using API 2. Raw photos are the favorites of professional photographers and the app allows users to click raw photos if the device allows

    Download for Android.

    12. Google Camera

    Google Camera is the simplest and cleanest camera app by Google. It has many features like HDR+, Video Stabilization, Smart burst, Photosphere, Lens Blur, and Slow Motion. It is one of the smoothest and fastest apps for quick capturing of photos.

    Download for Android.

    13. Motion Stills

    Motion Stills is an app from Google Research that lets you capture short videos and transform them into beautiful cinemagraphs or sweeping cinematic pans using our advanced stabilization and rendering technology. It has a clean and simple User Interface that allows users to easily navigate through the app.

    Download for Android.

    14. ProCapture

    ProCapture offers a free version and a paid version that costs $4.64. It consists of different modes to capture your photos like, Panorama Mode, Wide Shot Mode, Reduced Noise Mode, Real-time On-screen Histogram, etc.which help a user to improve the overall quality of the photos.

    Download for Android.

    15. Footej Camera

    Footej Camera has a very clean and simple UI for users to navigate properly throughout the app. It offers amazing photo and video quality within the app itself. It has a feature to create animated GIFs. And like other camera apps, it, too, has a Manual Mode with respective controls like ISO, White Balance, Shutter Speed, etc.

    Download for Android.



    Final Thoughts

    Mentioned above are the top 15 camera apps for the year 2019. With these apps, you will be able to have better photo quality, which can put your social handles on fire. But then again, this is what we’ve gathered from research and usage. You never know what suits you better. We recommend trying all of these and choosing your favorite.


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