If you’re looking to buy a smartphone that takes the best pictures in the business then the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max and Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra are bound to be on your shortlist.

Sporting cutting-edge camera sensor hardware, an array of lenses for flexible shooting, and powerful image processing capabilities, the top-tier iPhone and Galaxy smartphones pride themselves on taking great pictures. Traditionally these brands have been the two to beat but which one is truly the best? We’ve been out taking some snaps to compare the two. Let’s see which phone comes out on top in this Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra vs iPhone 13 Pro Max camera shootout.