The original iPhone and iPhone 3G have been equipped with camera 2 megapixel without autofocus. Such tight restrictions Apple has put in the time and even 3.2 megapixels 5 megapixels phones were not uncommon. Furthermore, neither the iPhone 2G, 3G or not supported by video recording.
In 2009, Apple introduced the next generation of “apple” smartphone – iPhone 3GS. Its 3.2-megapixel camera takes acceptable photos even at high light conditions. With autofocus phone could cope with OCR and shooting documents. In addition, the iPhone 3GS there was a record video at 30 frames per second, and built-in electronic compass allowed to use the camera for augmented reality.
iPhone 4 has taken another step towards improving the camera in the phone line Apple. The device is a 5-megapixel lens, the exclusive right to the video with a resolution of 720p, as well as the function of HDR. Using HDR, mobile phone makes a few frames of the same object at different exposures and then combines them into a finished picture. Next to the main camera iPhone first appeared LED flash, which can be used as a lamp for shooting video.
iPhone 4S, presented at the beginning of October 2011, more epplomanov closer to the dream of a perfect picture. Its feature is the 8 megapixel camera with video recording 1080p. The new device boasts a lens aperture of f/2.4 with autofocus, flash and illuminated sensor, which considerably increased its sensitivity for shooting in low-light conditions.
iPhone 5, which made its debut in the autumn of 2012, – the top of the evolution of the mobile camera Apple. Do lenses smartphone five elements, hybrid infrared filter provides the highest color accuracy. Together they turned the phone – a device for making calls – excellent photo and video camera capable of recording video to 1080p-30 frames per second with image stabilization.
We offer a series of photos from Lisa Bettany, demonstrate the development of the iPhones camera over the years.