Many Android users want to use open source apps on their phone. Open source apps are secure, because their code is public, so we can see at all times what they do or what permissions they require. One app in this category is Open Camera.
Open Camera is a camera app that we can download on Android phones. It is an app that can replace the default camera app on your phone, or function as a second app. This app gives us a series of additional functions for the camera.
Open Camera is an open source camera application for Android phones. This app is presented as an option with which to extend the functionality of the camera that your phone has installed by default, because it has some options that make it more complete.
This is an easy-to-use application that adapts easily to any Android phone that is compatible with it. The list of functions available in Open Camera is huge, some of them are:
- Remote controls (possibility to control the shutter release with your voice).
- HDR support.
- Use of volume buttons to take pictures.
- RAW format support.
- Panorama mode (also on front camera).
- Noise reduction in night mode or in low light conditions.
- Dynamic range optimisation modes.
- Customisable buttons.
- Face detection.
It is a highly customisable application, which easily adapts to each user. It is the best open source camera application that we can currently download on Android phones. Its interface is simple to use, so no user will have problems with it.
Open Camera is available for free in the Play Store. The application has no ads or in-app purchases, as is usual for open source apps. You can donate 1.99 dollars to the creator of the app, as support or thanks, although it is voluntary. You can download the app from this link.