The iPhone 7’s camera is arguably its defining feature with a dual lens system that can take pictures in low light, at higher zoom and with increased image stabilization.
Still, there are a wide range of camera add-ons for photographers wanting to enhance their phone’s built-in camera. Here’s are five camera lenses for the iPhone 7 and iPhone 6 that will give you beautiful photos without compromising convenience.
Olloclip’s New Photo Lenses for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus
Active Lens Set: $120
Core Lens Set: $100
Macro Pro Lens Set: $80
The photography accessories maker just released three packages for the newly released iPhone 7. The Active Lens Set includes a 155 degree lens and a 2x telephoto lens for magnifying far away objects. There is also a Core Lens Set, which includes a 15x macro lens, 180 degree fisheye lens and 120 degree wide angle lens for landscaped-style photos. The Macro Pro Lens Set has three different magnification levels: 7x, 14x and 21x.
TECHO Universal Pro HD Camera Lens for iPhone 7, 6S Plus/ 6S ($20)
- .45x wide angle lens
- 12.5x macro lens
- Universal Clip
This kit includes a .45x wide angle lens and a 12.5x macro lens that can take shots as close as 50 mm to the subject. The universal clip can attach to a 37mm SLR Pro Lens. You can attach the macro lens to the wide angle lens to to get close up, landscaped shots.
Pictek Clip-on 3 in 1 Fisheye for iPhone 6/6S/6 Plus, iPhone 7/7 Plus ($15)
- 12x macro lens
- 24x macro lens
- fisheye lens
- 2 universal clips
This clip-on lens is compatible across devices and comes with a fisheye lens, macro and super-macro lens. The 24x super-macro lens unscrews into two 12x macro-lenses. The bundle also comes with two universal clips that attaches to devices from Android phones to iPads.
ALM mCAM for iPhone 6 ($136)
- Wide angle macro combo lens
- 180 degree external microphone
- Casing for phone with tripod mount
The ALM mCAM prepares your iPhone 6 for studio recording sessions. It includes a case that has mounts for a wide angle-macro lens, external microphone and tripod. You first need to put your iPhone inside a rubber case before fitting it into the casing. The casing gives you the versatility to enhance your photo and audio quality.
Moondog Labs Anamorphic iPhone Lens for iPhone 6 Plus/6S Plus/6 ($175)
- 1.33x Anamorphic Adapter
- Orange case and storage bag
Anamorphic lenses bring a touch of Hollywood to your shots. They are used to capture wide angled shots through squeezing the photo horizontally and then de-squeezing it to create the wide angled, movie-produced look. These lenses produce 2.4:1 aspect ratio video and 16:9 still images. You can de-squeeze the photo in Final Cut Pro or download an app like Filmic Pro, which has the added bonus of increasing the resolution of your picture.
Camkix iPhone 6/6S Lens ($40)
- Telephoto, fisheye, macro and wide angle lens
- Phone case
- Mini tripod
- Universal phone holder
This value pack includes an 8x Telephoto lens, fisheye lens, macro lens and wide angle lens. It also comes with a mini tripod with a mount for your phone. The wide angle and macro lens screw onto the case provided for your phone. The telephoto lens can capture clear photos from 3 to 50 meters away.