Most people these days use smartphones camera for day to day photography. Of course, a person who knows the intricacies of Photography can shoot amazing pictures even with feeble equipment, whereas others can make photography a lot more fun by using some quirky Android camera apps. Here is our list of 5 Camera apps you should try.

Google Camera App

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This app is meant for those who like it simple. The app offers little in terms of editing options but it’s light and efficiently does what it promises. Google has provided with features like Lens blur (for background defocus) and Photosphere (360 degree panorama), both of which work quite smoothly. In case you already have a photo editor app of your choice and are running Android 4.4 KitKat+, you can use this light weight and convenient app to shoot images. If you are looking for something simple and clean you can also try Snap Camera HDR.

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Camera Zoom FX

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Zoom Camera Fx is meant for those who looking for a feature rich camera app. Zoom camera offers all the options you need to assist you with your photography. Besides numerous filters, cards and shooting modes (adds burst mode, time lapse, voice activated shots) you can also add horizon, stability indicator, etc. You can also buy extension pack for adding props and stickers to your images. Both free and premium versions are available for Camera Zoom Fx.

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GIF Camera

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GIFs are fun and this next app in our list lets you make GIFs for free. The app is very simple to use. Just point, press the shoot button and you are done. After your GIF file is ready, you can also decide the frame rate to determine the motion of moving object. You can also make a GIF collage of images already present in your gallery. The app is mighty fun and also allows you to share your GIFs on Facebook and Twitter.

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Paper Camera

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Paper camera enjoys a rating of 4.5 stars on Google Playstore. For those who rarely use effects and filters and don’t want to be bothered by excess of editing option, Paper camera keeps it simple with one paper filter and some other minor tweaks. The view finder has a unique paper interface and the filter is already applied before you take the shot.

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Line Camera App

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Line Camera App is another feature rich camera app which also comes with a silent mode to switch off shutter sound. The app brings in app photo editing, filters, frames and several other editing tools. Its one of the most popular camera app on playstore and this can be attributed to just the right set of post click editing features. You can download and try Line Camera app for free.

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Other Camera Apps

Some other camera apps which you can also try include Otaku Camera for manga fans, HD Camera Ultra for neat and appealing interface and DSLR Camera Pro with DSLR like software.

Conclusion

Apart from Camera hardware, the software app is also very important part of how much you love smartphone photography and how frequently you engage in it. We have tried to include versatile options from numerous others which should work for most common people out there. In case you find another app which works for you, share it with us in the comment section below.

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