a better camera
Obscura brings the kind of controls you’d expect from a professional DSLR to your iPhone. Designed with intuitive controls, ergonomic design and beautiful filters Obscura is the camera that gets out of your way.
Despite its simplicity, it’s deceptively powerful.
Format follows function
RAW images capture more details and allow for a greater amount of flexibility when editing.
Live Photos combine high resolution photos with video clips that bring your images to life.
Capturing depth data allows you to apply exciting portrait mode effects and more.
heic is an image format that uses advanced compression for high quality files at smaller sizes.
You can never really go wrong with jpeg, can you? It just works everywhere.
Get all the details you need about the images in your library.
Apply filters to photos taken with Obscura or other, lesser apps.
Obscura has oodles of options so you can make it your own.
Feel every adjustment as though you’re holding a physical camera.
Highlight what’s in focus to help you get the perfect shot.
Take group photos, selfies, and stabilise your shots.
Access Obscura quickly from the lockscreen.
Compose your photographs to make them frame-worthy.
Get straight horizons or perfectly level brunch photos.
It’s easy to favourite and batch-delete photos.
Obscura is an independent app designed and built by Ben Rice McCarthy with help from Adam K. Schmidt and Sara Lovic.