Not sure about which phone or brand takes the best photos, then have a look at this super sized collection of photos from all the best smartphones and some budget phones as a comparison.
Samsung Note 3 – https://www.flickr.com/photos/gavinfabl100/sets/72157644034132513/
Samsung S4 Zoom – https://www.flickr.com/photos/gavinfabl100/sets/72157644039495565/
Apple iPhone 5S – https://www.flickr.com/photos/gavinfabl100/sets/72157644035336913/
Sony Z1 Compact Z1 – https://www.flickr.com/photos/gavinfabl100/sets/72157644028694521/
Sony Xperia Z1 – https://www.flickr.com/photos/gavinfabl100/sets/72157644039246935/
Huawei Ascend P6 – https://www.flickr.com/photos/gavinfabl100/sets/72157644028833151/
Nokia Lumia 1520 – https://www.flickr.com/photos/gavinfabl100/sets/72157644035105534/
Nokia Lumia 1020 – https://www.flickr.com/photos/gavinfabl100/sets/72157644035516523/
Nokia Lumia 925 – https://www.flickr.com/photos/gavinfabl100/sets/72157634991010769/
Nokia Lumia 620 – https://www.flickr.com/photos/gavinfabl100/sets/72157644083348093/
To see the sets in one indexed page click here – https://www.flickr.com/photos/gavinfabl100/sets/
So which phone is your winner?