It's said that when you have a great camera, the entire world opens up to you, just begging to be captured. OK, so that might just be the battle phrase of the truly passionate photographers, but what's wrong with that? When you know that you really want to get the most out of taking pictures, you tend to look at anything that's going to help you achieve this goal.

Most shutterbugs tend to be pretty tech savvy, but you still may not realize that the new Android phone you picked up can actually do some neat camera stuff as well. Of course, you're not going to compose your next prize-winning photo on your cell phone, but you can explore pictures in a way that definitely goes beyond the stock abilities of your camera.

There are plenty of Android apps out there for photographers, but here are 7 of the most sizzling Android apps for photographers.

1. PHOforPHO

Who doesn't like a free app? After all, you've probably spent good money for your Android phone, so it doesn't hurt to have something that you can just add quickly to your phone to really improve your camera experience.

However, PHOforPHO is for people that already have mastered the basics of photography. If you need a program that will help you manage your SLR, this is definitely the app for you. What it actually does is

2. CamCalc

Another freebie Android app, and boy, what a freebie this one is! You can actually pick up CamCalc and instantly handle those little calculations every serious shutterbug needs to handle when you want to nail the perfect shot. If you find yourself on the road a lot with your "serious" camera and your phone at the same time, you'll find that this is really a lifesaver.

3. Camera Magic

If you're the type of person that isn't impressed by the standard camera on cell phones, you'll actually be impressed by Camera Magic. Instead of using the default camera, you will get a camera that also has true digital zoom as well as autofocus -- great features that can help you really bring out the best in just about any picture you take. There are also plenty of filters available for you to use, making this choice a real winner for just about anyone that seriously wants to take some awesome pictures while they're out experiencing the best that life has to offer. ...continue reading 7 Sizzling Android Apps for Photographers