June 22, 2017
There’s a rule of thumb which says never to take photos in direct sunlight. That’s just a rule of thumb, though. It’s not a commandment! It’s perfectly possible to shoot in direct sunlight once you understand what’s tricky about it and how to get around it.
June 15, 2017
It’s easy to find in-depth mobile photography advice if you want to hone your style, gain niche Instagram followers or display your work in a gallery, but what about a beginner photog who just wants to get comfortable with the basics? Your iPhone has a handful of hidden features that you probably don’t know about […]
June 8, 2017
Smartphone cameras are perfect for carrying your favorite photos wherever you go, but if you’re tired of looking at tiny images on a screen, you’re probably ready to have some hard copy prints of your own. If you don’t need anything special, i.e. you’re not looking for a blanket with your kids’ faces on it […]
June 1, 2017
One of the main advantages of a DSLR camera is the ability to adjust aperture, the amount of light that the lens lets through. Small apertures put a majority of the shot in focus, while wide apertures focus on specific parts of the composition. Depth of field, the amount of sharp focus in an image, […]
May 25, 2017
Everyday objects have fascinated us for centuries. The mosaics that decorated Roman floors often depicted items of decadence, such as fruit and decorative ornaments. From Van Gogh’s “Sunflowers” to the recent trend for flatlays, still life has captivated people ever since. Today, there is a growing community of iPhone photographers who specialize in this genre. […]
May 18, 2017
With the amount of software and technology on the market, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed as a mobile photographer. Recently, Chris Belcina of the iPhone Photography School reminded us of the importance of the basics when it comes to capturing the perfect shot and delivering the final product.
May 11, 2017
Smartphone photography has made it possible for practically anyone to take photos and boost their photography skills on a daily basis. While your phone’s native camera app has a host of functions, there’s always room for improvement. Whether you’re looking to go pro or want to start shooting creatively, these mobile photography add-ons will help […]
May 4, 2017
Many bloggers are used to searching for stock photos on the web. But today, most bloggers can take mobile photos of their own. Between stock and mobile photos, not all photos are created equal. While stock photos make for easy access, mobile photography can easily be leveraged for excellent blog content. If you’re a blogger, […]
April 27, 2017
It sounds simple: you go for a walk and shoot your surroundings. There’s so much more to street photography than just taking a stroll, though. You have to be an explorer of daily life, a documenter of details, a thief of the obscure moments that go unnoticed by most. You have to balance your artistic […]
April 20, 2017
If you remember the Apple ad campaign for the iPhone 6, you’ve viewed the work of Cielo de la Paz. She is the mobile photographer behind the “Shot on iPhone 6” image depicting the reflection of a person (her) in the rain, holding an umbrella in a puddle of water.