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198 Awesome iPhone Apps for 2015

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Photos and Creativity

Looking to create some memories? These apps cover all areas of artistic expression for creating imagery on your phone. We’ve got everything you need when an image filter just isn’t enough.

Photography

Camera+

$3

Camera Photo

Even with the iOS 7 update, Apple hasn’t done a whole lot with it’s default camera app. This is the full-featured photo taking app that you’ve always needed and wanted on your iPhone.

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iTunes

ProCamera 8 + HDR

$5

ProCamera 8 + HDR Photo

If you’re looking for an app to take pictures that are more than just point-and-click shots, ProCamera 7 will do the trick. It offers professional features to help you get the snapshot you want.

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iTunes

Luminance

$1

Luminance Photo

Luminance is a filter-filled photography app. You can create new looks by layering different filters atop one another or by applying some of the built-in special effects. Try it out!

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iTunes

Horizon Camera

Free

Horizon Camera Photo

If you can’t help but record videos or take photos with your phone held vertically, use this app. It automatically makes your videos horizontal and high quality, no matter how you decide to hold your iPhone.

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iTunes

Manual

$1

Manual Photo

The iPhone’s camera is great, but you’re often limited from using its full potential. Manual unlocks those capabilities and puts you in control of the lens exposure, shutter, focus, balance, and more.

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iTunes

Vine

Free

Vine Photo

Vine is the network of six second videos that just keeps growing. Check out the trending Vines, which are sure to keep you entertained, or add your own to the mix to share with your followers and other potential viewers.

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iTunes

Camoji

Free

Camoji

GIFs are always fun. It adds something more entertaining than a still image and it’s easier than a video. Camoji allows you to turn your favorite moments into sendable, shareable GIFs with a few clicks of the camera.

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iTunes

Flic

Free

Flic Photo

If you’ve filled up your photo stream, it can be hard to figure out what to keep and what to trash. Flic will help you out. It Tinder-izes your photos, allowing you to swipe right to keep or left to trash, and cut down on excessive images.

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iTunes

Image Editing

FaceTune

$4

FaceTune Photo

Let’s be honest, most of your photos are of your, or  your friends faces. FaceTune is an app that will help you perfect the art of the selfie with a host of facial-focused editing features.

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iTunes

Photo Editor by Aviary

Free

Photo Editor by Aviary Photo

As far as editing options go, Photo Editor by Aviary is hard to beat. There’s over 100 filters and effects that can be purchased, and aesthetic touches like frames and stickers to be applied.

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iTunes

Photo Backup

Shoebox

Free

Shoebox Photo

MyShoebox allows you to carry all of your photos with you without them taking up all your hard drive space. It automatically saves your photos to the cloud as you take them, as well.

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iTunes

Picturelife

Free

PictureLife Photo

PictureLife is more than just a photo backup solution, though that is it’s primary function. Sync all your photos from your social networks so you can save them privately or share them.

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iTunes

Amazon Cloud Photos

Free

Amazon Cloud Photos Photo

If you don’t rely on Amazon for enough already, trust your photos with it, as well. This app offers 5GB of space on Amazon’s servers and syncs with the photo collection on your device.

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iTunes

Drawing

ArtRage

$2

ArtRage Photo

ArtRage is for those who really like to create stuff on a canvas. Really. This physical paint simulation app does its best to recreate the painting experience on your iPhone to make it portable.

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iTunes

Autodesk SketchBook

Free

Autodesk SketchBook Photo

For those who do more doodling than painting, the virtual pages of SketchBook should serve well. Plenty of pens and brushes are available, with a zoom for adding smaller details.

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iTunes

Auryn Ink

$4

Auryn Ink Photo

Painting with water colors in Auryn Ink is considerably less messy than getting out a canvas and easel. This app features realistic water flow effects and pigment colors. Luckily, they won’t wash away.

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iTunes

Stylus Apps

Notability

$4


Notability Photo

Note taking on the iPad can be tough without the physical keyboard, and sometimes it’s just easier to write. Notability is made to handle all of your handwritten notes and scribbles.

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iTunes

Inkflow Plus Visual Notebook

$8

Inkflow Photo

Inkflow is a note-taking app for the visual learner inside each and every one of us. You can view your notes and sketches in high definition and organize them with a tap of your finger. It looks great.

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iTunes

MetaMoJi Note

$8

MetaMoJi Note Photo

It’s nice to be able to put the stylus to the screen like a pen to paper, but bad handwriting can make it hard to decipher text when you revisit it. Notes Anytime converts writing to typed text.

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iTunes

Making Music

AmpliTube FREE

Free

AmpliTube FREE Photo

There’s no need to lug around an amplifier if you’re a musician with an iPhone. Just hook up to AmpliTube, the powerful and feature-rich mobile amp that gives you the power of studio sound on your smartphone.

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iTunes

Keezy

Free

Keezy Photo

Keezy seems incredibly simple, but it’s a packed with possibilities once you start to master it. This customizable soundboard lets you record your own boards and mash up sounds until you make something cool.

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iTunes

Learning

Code Academy

Free

Code Academy Photo

If you don’t know how to code, you’re missing out on contributing to the new ways the web and mobile are changing. This is a jumpstart into programming, laying out the basics of code and teaching you to improve.

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iTunes

Khan Academy

Free

Khan Photo

There are videos to teach you just about anything in this app. Take those courses you could never get into in college, get a refresher on the skills you need, or just learn something new for fun.

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iTunes

TED

Free

TED Photo

TED Talks aren’t quite as trendy as they once were, but there is still plenty of content to be watched and ideas to be digested. The official app curates all the videos and organizes them for your browsing pleasure.

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iTunes

Snapguide

Free

Snapguide Photo

If there’s a task that you’re just not sure how to do, Snapguide can likely walk you through it. How-tos, recipes, projects, and lifehacks are all added by people who know what they’re doing so you can do more.

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iTunes

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