By Sodeinde Temidayo David
The newly launched iPhone 13 drew shocking reactions from Apple fans as it includes a new camera feature called cinematic mode, designed to help filmmakers and amateurs shoot and edit better footage from their devices.
This was seen yesterday at the annual September event of Apple Inc, which witnessed the launch of the iPhone 13 series in four different variants – iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro, and iPhone 13 Pro Max.
As it has always been, the new series come with increased battery life and efficiency, as well as brighter and better displays.
This year brings some new additions that are set to shake up the camera market once again, with the new iPhone 13 cinematic mode.
The cinematic mode is powered by the mobile new A15 Bionic chip that comes with every model of the iPhone 13 and has a battery life of up to 2.5 hours longer.
The Bionic processor uses its processing power and multi-frame image processing pipeline to create a depth of field effect.
The cinematic mode is more like a portrait mode for video with smart focus, tracks on the focus of different objects and features on the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max models.
The iPhone 13 and 13 Pro models, coming with large lenses, use the stereo disparity between the wide and ultra-wide cameras to generate a depth map, which software can later use to selectively blur the foreground and background and simulate any chosen f-stop.
The larger sensors in…