How do I get started creating Better Mobile Photos?
Our phone camera does not arrive with a manual - or tell you how to set up and edit a photo!
The phone is simple to use - tap the screen and that's it! The technology is amazing. However, some people create WOW photos on their phones that we all strive to achieve.
How do they do this? It comes down to a fundamental understanding of photography theory and techniques and strategic use mobile apps.
You're in the right place!
This is where Better Mobile Photos can help you. Discover and enjoy photography without the jargon and technical stuff.
Below is a step by step process to get the most out of Better Mobile Photos. Feel free also to browse and go exploring content that grabs your attention.
1. Free Mobile Photography Course
This video mini series consists of five 6-7 minutes videos conveniently delivered daily to your inbox. Suitable for iPhone and Android mobile devices. Subjects covered, include:
- Phone camera techniques and tips
- How to create a WOW photo
- How to become more creative
- How do I structure and set up a photo
- What are those grid lines for
- Lighting - what to look for and avoid
- Benefits of shooting in black and white
- The importance of capturing video
- Quick video techniques and tips
2. Join our Facebook Community
Meet other supportive, like-minded learner smartphone photographers of all levels.
Ask questions, receive feedback and engage with other positive members who love to help and support you with your questions.
Weekly mobile photo themes encourage you to share images, learn and attempt new techniques. You, the community choose a Peoples Choice winner based on the number of your likes and comments.
3. Follow our Instagram and YouTube Account
Our Instagram account is updated daily with mobile photography specific techniques, tips and your images shared in our Facebook and Instagram community weekly photo theme. Unlike other social media platforms - you can easily scroll back through all our previous shared techniques and tips.
Our growing YouTube list of tutorials is also a great resource to assist you understand mobile photography theories and apps.
4. Read our Tutorial and Featured Mobile Photographers
Our articles help you discover and learn specific mobile photography techniques, be inspired by the images shared by our community members and their stories.
5. Attend an In-Person Workshop in Geelong or Melbourne
Do you learn by being hands-on and like to have your questions answered?
Internet searches to help you improve a skill are great. However, you need to know what specific information you require to create those desired images.
Our group workshops are great fun activity, that provides you life long skills.
Click on these links to find upcoming scheduled Geelong dates, Melbourne dates or contact us to arrange your own private group. Perfect for friends, families, workplaces, mothers' groups, camera clubs, etc.
6. Organise your own Tailored Training for Industry and Business
Do you use your phone to capture photos in your day to day business?
Our tailored training can help you and your staff easily create visually stunning and engaging images, consistent with your branding and story/message. Learn what makes an aesthetically pleasing and impactful image that will stand out online.
Many industries enjoy the convenience of the phone camera. However, are not taking full advantage of basic phone camera techniques, photo editing apps, lens attachments, etc.
Phone photography done properly in business can save time and money.