The iPhone 6 is a gorgeous smartphone that has solid specs and impressive features. It also has one of the nicest smartphone cameras on the market. That being said, even the iPhone 6’s relatively solid camera can always be enhanced with the right accessories. If you want to take better photos with your smartphone, then these iPhone 6 camera accessories are must-haves. Read on to see our favorite iPhone 6 camera accessories, or check out our post on iPhone 6 selfie sticks.
1. olloclip TELEPHOTO with Wide-Angle and Macro Lens + CPL for iPhone 6/6 Plus
While the latest iPhones do have very nice cameras, there are times when you want to increase the quality and flexibility of those lenses. Enter the Olloclip, a clip-on lens that lets you take more detailed photos with your iPhone. This is a great travel accessory that will enhance all of your summer vacation photos.
2. The Alaska Life Selfie Stick
Looking for a selfie stick that’s built tough? This waterproof option is a great choice, particularly for those who like outdoor living. This selfie stick works with iPhones, as well as waterproof cameras like the GoPro. It also comes with a carabiner so you can attach it to your bag. It can be screwed into tripods for extra height. The stick itself can be extended to 36 inches.
Want to see some less expensive options? Check out our post on the best iPhone selfie sticks.
Price: $41.95 (24 percent off MSRP)
3. Luxi For All Smartphone Light Meter Attachment
Skilled photographers know that a light meter can help take better photos. The Luxi For All light meter works with iPhone, iPad, and most Android devices. The Luxi diffusion dome clips over your device’s front-facing camera, and boasts a design that ensures the highest possible accuracy when taking light readings.
4. Arkon Universal Smartphone Holder & Flexible Mini Tripod for iPhone 6
This universal tripod can be bent easily, ensuring that you get both stability and security. This tripod works with the iPhone 6, as well as many other flagship smartphones. Best of all, it is covered by a two-year warranty. This iPhone 6 camera accessory can be used while traveling, or while hanging out at home. It’s also a great option for taking selfies. Rather than carrying a bulky selfie stick, you can wrap the legs of the tripod around a tree branch or sign post.
Price: $17.95 (10 percent off MSRP)
5. YOPO iPhone 6/6 Plus/5S/5 Camera Lens Kit
Looking for an iPhone 6 camera kit that is jam-packed with accessories? This kit includes multiple camera items, so you don’t need to shop around for each piece individually. The Yopo kit works with the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5, and iPhone 5s. This kit includes a telephoto lens, fish-eye lens, macro lens, and wide angle lens. You’ll also get a hard case for the phone, carrying bag, tripod, and cleaning cloth.
Price: $39.98 (50 percent off MSRP)
6. Hapurs Bluetooth Wireless Remote Control Camera Shutter for iPhone 6
Need a way to remotely trigger your iPhone’s camera? This wireless remote uses Bluetooth to take photos, and you can use it to activate the shutter from a distance of 10 meters. It’s also available in a number of fun colors, which is a nice perk. You can easily attach this remote to a keychain or lanyard so it’s easier to keep track of.
Price: $6.99 (30 percent off MSRP)
7. Aerb Universal 3-In-1 Clip Kit: 180° Fisheye Lens + Wide Angle + Macro Lens Clip
Looking for a low-cost alternative to an olloclip? This universal clip-on kit includes three types of lenses. Despite the low cost of these camera accessories, they are made from dependable materials. The lenses are made from high-quality glass and top-grade aluminum. The resulting lens kit is lightweight but durable.
Price: $8.99 (78 percent off MSRP)
8. Ztylus iPhone 6 Plus Rose Gold Limited Edition Kit
Looking for a premium camera accessory kit for the iPhone 6? Look no further. The RV-2 Lens System boasts an unique flip-out design with the following lenses: CPL (Circular Polarizer Filter), wide angle lens, macro lens, and a fisheye lens. There’s an integrated metal kickstand, with a gorgeous rose gold finish.
9. LifeProof iPhone 6 Cases
If you plan to try your hand at underwater photography this summer, a waterproof case is a must. LifeProof is one of the most trusted names out there when it comes to iPhone cases. Their cases are ideal for protecting your iPhone 6 from both intentional and unintentional submersion in water.
There are two styles of waterproof cases available from LifeProof. The LifeProof Fre has a built-in screen protector, while the LifeProof Nuud remains waterproof, but doesn’t have a built-in screen protector at all. While some users have reported issues with the rear window coming unglued over time, the newer version of the Fre does finally support wider, third-party charging cables, which is a nice perk. Interested in underwater photography? Check out our post on the best waterproof digital cameras.
Price: $79.99 for the Fre, $89.99 for the Nuud (some colors available on sale)
10. Seek Thermal XR Extended Range Thermal Imager
One of the coolest iPhone 6 camera accessories is the Seek thermal imager, which boasts 32,000 individual thermal pixels. It can detect temperatures from -40°C to 300°C. Prior to Seek Thermal hitting the market, this type of resolution was only available in cameras costing $3,000 and up. Whether you want to channel your inner James Bond, or just get an edge when you’re out hunting, this is a very cool iPhone 6 camera accessory.