March 23, 2017
Jose Luis Saez Martinez took first place in the iPhone Photography Awards in 2015 with a dramatic black-and-white image, but it’s just one of his many pieces that capture the essence of mobile photography. As he proves through his work, color isn’t everything when it comes to emotionally moving your audience. We spoke to Jose […]
March 16, 2017
With each new rendition of its smartphone, Apple is getting increasingly closer to removing the gap between its iconic product and a dedicated DSLR camera. With the latest iPhone 7 Plus, one of the major selling points is Portrait Mode, which offers the ability to take professional quality portraits with a bokeh, or out of […]
March 9, 2017
There is a reason why Ariel Concepcion has more than 10,000 followers on Instagram. His mobile photography captures the beauty of city life (specifically New York City) in a fresh light, and publications like Paste Magazine have noticed. We had an opportunity to ask him exactly what inspires his mobile photography and how others can […]
March 2, 2017
Taking mobile photographs in low lighting can be challenging for a number of reasons. In addition to running the risk of blur, you may find it difficult to set the focus on your subject. However, there are a few tips and tricks you can use to improvise in low lighting, whether you’re indoors or outdoors […]
February 23, 2017
As a mobile photographer, you already have an ample amount of power with your device, especially if you own an iPhone 7. The newest phone from Apple boasts a 12 megapixel camera, digital zoom, optical image stabilization, and a wide range of other features – but how do you protect such an investment?
February 16, 2017
In the northern hemisphere, winter is a time of early sunsets and gloomy skies. In colder climes, the one positive is the snow. With fresh powder covering the mountains, this is the perfect time to hit the slopes. The combination of fast action and a blinding-white backdrop make winter sports challenging to photograph. To ensure […]
February 9, 2017
Simone Bramante has been named a top travel blogger, visual storyteller, and of course, a great mobile photographer. With more than 800,000 followers on Instagram, he knows how to inspire people with his images, whether they view them on social media or his online portfolio.
February 2, 2017
Most people would not regard photography as a competitive sport. There is no world record to better, nor a national team to represent. In this entirely subjective art, exponents earn acclaim by capturing hearts and minds, rather than by pointing to superior statistics. Yet we are evolutionary beings who were born to compete.
January 19, 2017
The sky can be bursting with color and sunlight one moment, then full of dark clouds the next. Mother Nature can be fairly unpredictable, which makes it a bit tricky for mobile photographers to snap the perfect shot in an outdoor setting. It can be even more difficult if you happen to be focusing your […]
January 12, 2017
Reflections and glare issues can be extremely problematic for mobile photographers. While it’s helpful to have an ample amount of light, it can be challenging if it’s misdirected during a shoot. Most mobile photography experts can personally attest to the downside of these issues. So, is there an upside?