The iOS 11 Camera Features may include Scene Recognition an rumor screen
shot record and will sync with apple homepod. Smartphones may have
effectively killed off dedicated point-and-shoot cameras, but Apple is looking to
them for inspiration with iOS 11. Developers have dug through beta firmware
for the HomePod, and tucked inside the code for Apple’s smart speaker, there
are hints that the next version of its mobile OS will feature something
If you’ve ever used a point-and-shoot camera, the feature should sound
pretty familiar: different scene modes and photo settings depending on
what you’re shooting. So, one each for fireworks, foliage, pets, skies, snow,
sports and others, as SlashGear notes. There’s even one for documents.
The “smart” in its name suggests that maybe machine learning will play
a role here as well, potentially analyzing the scene for you and picking
the best settings. This might not use machine learning to improve
photography a la what Google does with the Pixel, but it could make
Apple’s woefully basic camera app a little more
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