10 best camera accessories for phones: apps, tripods, microphones and more


We live in a golden age of mobile photography. So whatever the opposite of a golden age is for everything else. Depending on where you are, the global pandemic may make it difficult to justify going out to take photos or videos, but most of the gear in this guide will improve your game for creating content at home with just your smartphone. Our favorite Android phones and iPhones have great cameras, but tripods, microphones, and video lights can improve the quality of your work. Here’s everything you need to turn your phone into a professional grade powerhouse.

Be sure to check out our other buying guides, such as Gear and Tips for Creating Studio-Quality Videos at Home, Best Compact Cameras, Best iPhone 13 Cases and Accessories, Best Pixel Phones and Cases. and the best instant cameras.

October 2021 Update: We’ve added app and Beastclamp tips, along with updated pricing.

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