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?
January 5, 2017
The selfie stick has become one of the most widely used smartphone accessories, proving that selfies aren’t just for celebrities who like to show off their good looks. Why You Need a Selfie Stick Selfie sticks are reflective of our technological advances, and more importantly, they cut your arms some slack. Gone are the days […]
December 28, 2016
Vignette is a popular mobile photography filter, and for good reason. It can instantly create a sentimental feeling and evoke nostalgia with little effort. Furthermore, it can highlight the subject of a mobile photo by shading its surroundings – but when is it appropriate to add a vignette to an image? Here are some instances […]
December 22, 2016
Even with the latest smartphones on the market, sharp photos can be challenging when we are talking about mobile photography—depending on the situation. Whether you’re attempting to snap a moving subject or you’re shooting in low lighting, certain factors can work against you.
December 15, 2016
We sat down with Daniel Berkovitz, Product Manager of Facetune 2, released less than a month ago on the App Store. He’ll share his journey from art student to product manager at Lightricks (the company also behind Enlight), the state-of-the-art technology behind this new app and why it’s so amazing.
December 8, 2016
It has been a year-long struggle to avoid the naughty list, but the festive season has finally arrived. There are plenty of brilliant accessories for iPhone photographers to wish for, from mini tripods to tiny flashguns — the choice is endless. To sort the worthwhile gadgets from the useless gizmos, we have searched high and […]
December 1, 2016
The weather can play a large role in the mood you’re trying to create with your mobile photography. With help from Mother Nature, you can easily generate a feeling of warmth, or perhaps a sense of sadness, depending on what you want to achieve. While it’s easy to create a sense of gloom with rain […]
November 24, 2016
Thanks to the evolution of the smartphone camera and features like Burst Mode, it’s become easier for mobile photographers to snap images of large groups of people. However, it can still be tricky to get the perfect shot, especially with so many subjects to consider. Everything from facial expressions to movement can make it challenging […]