Sony’s latest attraction is Xperia Z1, which was released in September this year. Although this phone has a lot of stunning features, the most fascinating one is its 20.7 megapixel camera. This camera has the ability to record 1080p high definition videos. The feature becomes more enhanced with appropriate applications facilitating it. Some of the latest developments in this concern are listed below, along with their usage and characteristics.

Motion Shot:

This is an android application developed by Sony Corporation itself to augment its camera feature. Motion Shot integrates with phone camera and exploit the property of capturing 61 frames within 2 seconds. These frames can be edited to create a short movie or an animated picture with the help of this free application, lying under the category of Photography. The app also supports various picture effects for a superior look.

Motion Shot


This is a high rated utility from Evernote Corporation itself. Although Evernote has multiple purposes of use mostly emphasizing on business and its activities, I will try to stick to the one related to camera. Capture the photos of your hand written notes and let Evernote detect the text and digitize it for you. You can search your handwritten notes with an increased ease of access.


Quick PDF Scanner:

Recall the time, when creating PDF files was quite a tough job to do. However, technology has brought it all under your fingertips. With the help of Quick PDF Scanner you can capture the photos of your documents or any other stuff and write them directly into a Portable Document File. The application is offered by Mobile Systems, Inc. and is free to download and use.

Quick PDF Scanner

Apart from these downloadable camera apps, Xperia Z1 has its own pre-installed camera application that allows you add certain effects to your boring photos, in order to make them more exciting. With the help of a few taps, you will be able to assimilate your camera image with existing templates to make them more appealing.

You can also search Android Play Store for other apps of similar use and you may find hundreds of applications putting effects in your mobile camera’s lens to capture some incredible photos. Try the free ones first and see if these are compatible with your mobile phone or not. Keep inspecting further news from the authorities to know more about it.

About Suhail:

Suhail is a tech geek who loves everything about technology. He is a professional tech blogger on multiple tech blogs and share top notch tech product reviews, press releases and news as they break.

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