- Published on September 28, 2015 by Michael Zhang
One of the big improvements in the new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus are the new camera modules, which now shoot 12-megapixel photos. If you’d like to see how the new camera stacks up to its entire line of predecessors, Camera+ co-founder Lisa Bettany has published a series of side-by-side comparison images showing the same scenes captured with each camera.
For example, the above image is a side-by-side comparison showing how the original iPhone camera’s 2-megapixel renders a macro photo of colored pencils versus how the new iPhone 6S captures it.
Here’s how the iPhone has improved at shooting macro photos over the years: