iPhone Photography

How to get more out of your phone camera

Well these days every smart-phone has a built in camera.  We can take some amazing photos with just our phones.  Well if the conditions are right, such as lighting.

For example on the iPhone there are some pretty good basic functions that can help you achieve the scene you see in real time, in your phone camera.

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Helpful Photography Accessories and Gadgets

 

Some useful gadgets and accessories for both cameras and smart phones.

Getting a combo of a selfie stick, tripod and mono pod all in one may be another option for you. Add the bluetooth remote and you can take some amazing smart phone images.

 

 

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Beginner photography gear – what to start with

To start out you need some basic beginner photography gear

Starting with the camera, one that fits your budget and has the features you can understand and features you can grow into. You do not necessarily need to purchase a new camera.  There are many good site and shops that you can purchase a well taken care of used or refurbished camera.  This is what I did when I started out.

A sturdy tripod, one that is not to heavy, yet stable enough to hold your camera steady in varied terrains. One that is easy and fairly quick to set the legs out. The  one on the left is a compact easy traveler yet sturdy and the one on the right is a heavier and larger style tripod. Continue reading Beginner photography gear – what to start with

How to use the camera with a tripod – stable camera helps to achieve sharper images

How to use camera with tripod

Tripod use sounds pretty simple but there are a few important things that you should take into consideration when using one. To start, how to use the camera with a tripod so that it stays stable and safe. Your camera is generally worth considerably more money than the tripod so you want to make sure it is very stable.

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How to learn about digital photography

How to learn about digital photography

There are many ways to learn about digital photography and how to teach yourself digital photography. The main way that I find best is by doing. Read about a few things then go out and experiment. Don’g try to learn everything at once.

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Where my photography adventure began

Received my first camera

Well my journey into photography began when my father gave me my first camera a Kodak 110 Instamatic.  It was a great little compact camera.  The film… yes film was tiny and in a plastic enclosed spool bobbin thing that you just slid into the back side Continue reading Where my photography adventure began