Does your phone takes sub-par pictures? Do you feel like a 6 when you’re really a 10 simply because your camera doesn’t pick up all the beautiful little details? Check out these affordable and ingenious add-ons that can transform any iPhone or smartphone user into a professional-level photographer.
1. iPhone Telephoto Lens
Stop struggling to create an illusion that you’re front row at a concert. With the iPhone Telephoto Lens, you get twelve times more zoom, saving yourself the embarrassment of Instagramming grainy photos. Get it here for only $35.
2. Camlapse for iPhone
The Camlapse does the seemingly impossible: it allows you to create 360 degree timelapse videos without the ever-present trembling that occurs when you try these things at home. Get it here.
3. Easy Macro Cell Lens Band
Arguably the cheapest on the market, the Easy Macro Cell Lens Band is quite literally a rubber band. Only it comes equipped with a built in, high-resolution macro lens capable of capturing the sharp details of your #foodporn with ease. Purchase it for only $15 here.
4. The Glif
The Glif is everything you’d want from a tripod without the annoyances of, well, a tripod. This minimalist iphone stand is both sturdy and durable, meaning your selfies will never have traces of unsteady hands again! Buy it here.
5. The Olloclip 4-in-1 Lens
The Ollocip 4-in-1 Lens comes with a Fisheye, 10x Macro, 15x Macro, and Wide-angle option, making a career in photography a nearly attainable dream. Even if you don’t dream about a career in photography, this compact add-on is great for close-ups, zooms wide-angle shots, and a variety of other images. Get it here!
6. The Handleband Bike Mount
Behold the Handleband Bike Mount. If you thought the Go-Pros were cool, then you’ll love this new rubber mount that fits comfortably around your phone, mounting it directly to your bicycle. With this add on, you’re free to access your camera,take videos, and capture your journey without putting your life in (that much) danger. Grab yours here.
7. Smartphone Spy Lens
In the future, everyone will be capable of becoming a photographer with little effort—once they get the Smartphone Spy Lens. This 90-degree Periscoping Lens is designed to stealthily capture images without being obvious, a feature Inspector Gadget could have only dreamed of. Purchase yours here.
8. Sweet Spot Phone Lens
The Sweet Spot Phone Lens will leave people wondering whether you took your photos with a smartphone or a Leica, thanks to its extreme blur feature and impressive focus capabilities. If you’re sick of being average, get yours here.
9. The Mighty Mic
If film is your thing, but hearing the obnoxious ramblings of others around you isn’t, the Mighty Mic may be the answer to your prayers. With its ability to create clear sound and enhance sound quality, your dream of creating a documentary about your life just got real. Now all you need is a more exciting life. Buy it here.
In the past, if someone told me that something like the Mobislyder actually existed, I’d demand a lie detector test. But now I’ve seen it. This gadget offers an aluminum track for your phone to travel on, creating seamless camera panning for the aspiring iPhone filmmaker. Steven Spielberg would approve of this item. Buy it here.