Pixel 2 vs. iPhone X: Which does the best portrait selfie?
How much stronger does Portrait Mode make your selfie game, and which phone does it better?
Portrait Selfies are my favorite thing happening in smartphones right now. I can feel your eyes rolling as you read this, but hear me out for a moment. On a technical level, we’re seeing a massive push to improve the quality of the front-facing camera while applying depth maps and color correction so a photo can be instantly transformed into something new. It’s fascinating and fun, and in the early days of this feature existing on smartphones there are two massively different ways of creating this effect being used.