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Recent Posts on Smartphone Photography

  • My smartphone camera is not working. A clear list of solutions
    Your smartphone and its camera have probably become vital to your everyday life. Especially when you want to become a (professional) smartphone photographer. Nothing is more annoying than a smartphone camera that won’t work. But what causes errors and black screens, and how can you easily fix them? No worries! Help is on its way….
  • What Mobile photography Accessories should I buy?
    Do you want to take great pictures with your phone? If so, then you will need some accessories. This blog post is a helpful guide on what accessories to buy for mobile photography. There are many different types of photography that you can do with smartphones. Each type requires other gear. I will go over…
  • Easy Guide to Taking and Editing RAW Photographs with your Phone
    Have you ever seen a photograph online that looks so perfect, so beautiful, so unique that it takes your breath away?  Maybe the photographer used a RAW format. If not, they probably should have! In this blog post, we will be discussing what RAW photography is and how to take these kinds of images with…
  • How to make time lapse video with a smartphone. A quick guide
    Do you want to make a stunning time-lapse video with your phone that will awe your audience? You have come to the right place. In this blog, I will get through everything you need to know about timelapse photography with your smartphone, what gear to buy and which apps to use.  Let’s dive in and start…
  • What is Smartphone Photography? Is it a profession?
    The world has many outstanding photographers that use DSLR cameras to take stunning images. But are there smartphone photographers who make a living by taking photos with a smartphone?  Before I answer these questions, let’s take a look at what smartphone photography is.  Smartphone photography is the art of taking, editing, and sharing unique images…
  • Can I make Money from Selling Smartphone Images?
    I am always looking for ways to make an income from more or less passive income streams. Selling my smartphone images is one of them. But how exactly can you make money from taking smartphone images? You can make money online with smartphone images by selling them through iOs and Android applications, online image selling…
  • Are Moment lenses worth it? An honest opinion
    Although smartphone camera lenses get better with every new release, you can still take even more inspiring shots with add-on lenses from Moment. But are they still worth buying?  Moment lenses are worth buying for photographers that want to improve the capability of their mobile camera. The cutting-edge design, clearly sharper images, and no noticeable…
  • Why I still Love my Joby Gorillapod for Smartphone Photography
    When someone talks about a Gorillapod, you probably think about those odd-looking round ball joints. At least, it’s the first thing on my mind when I think about this indispensable piece of my smartphone photography equipment. But why is this Joby tripod so popular for smartphone photographers? I will tell you in a second. But…
  • What should I look for in a Phone Camera? A Complete Buyers Guide
    Welcome to the jungle of digital devices! It might be daunting to choose a new camera phone nowadays. But we are here to help. First of all, we have put together a list of the 16 most important features to look for in a new camera phone. We have asked several smartphone photographers around the world what they…
  • Which Smartphone is Best for Underwater Photography
    Although many smartphone manufacturers claim that their devices are waterproof, it does not necessarily mean you can take stunning underwater pictures without ruining your camera. We have done some research and came up with our top 3 best smartphones for underwater photography. And we will give you several tips to use your current mobile underwater. The best…
  • How Can I Capture Northern Lights With My Smartphone?
    Northern lights can be a rarity to come across depending on where you live. Many people capture the natural event with their professional cameras, but how can you capture the northern lights with your smartphone?  You can capture the northern lights on your smartphone using landscape mode, turning off the flash, and changing the focus…
  • Can I use Bulb Mode on my Smartphone Camera?
    Are you looking for a way to create long, very long shutter speeds to create light trails or shoot the northern lights? Bulb mode, or long exposure photography, is commonly used for shooting these night time photographs. Although your phone’s shutter speed is different from your DSLR camera, you can still recreate long exposures to…
  • The Complete 2021 Guide for Affordable Smartphones with the Best Camera
    To get started as a smartphone photographer, you do not have to break the bank. Nowadays, there are many payable phones with good quality cameras to begin your smartphone photography adventure.  In this Complete 2021 Guide for Affordable Smartphones, we will guide you through well-established brands and newcomers on the smartphone photography market.  You will…
  • Top 10 Christmas gifts for Smartphone Photographers in 2020
    The holiday season is here! And so it comes with the difficult questions of what to put under the Christmas tree. We always put a lot of thought into gifts for the people closest to us. And sometimes, it might be hard to come up with something new and unique.  Well, if they are into…
  • How do I take creative Christmas pictures with my phone?
    The holidays are coming. You want to spend time with your family and friends, enjoy a good meal, and take some fantastic images to remember this precious time together.  Here are 12 tips on how you can take professional-looking photographs of your family during the holidays with nothing but your phone.  Stage the Christmas scene…
  • How can I create an orange and teal effect with my smartphone?
    Have you ever seen those Instagram profiles with amazing popping pictures with beautiful oranges and blues? Big chance you are looking at the orange and teal effect that is widely used in the photography industry.  This article will guide you through several methods to create your orange and teal filter. Don’t worry; it is not…
  • Which smartphone is the best for professional photographers? Our top 3
    If you want professional results that cannot be distinguished from a DSLR camera, you have come to the right place. We have done extensive research on recent Smartphones and their photography capabilities. The best camera phone will be able to take photographs that leave you breathless. They combine ease of use, versatility, size, and small…
  • The Best 3 Smartphone Photo Editing Apps for Android and iOS in 2021
    Over the past few years, the number of mobile photography apps has been overwhelming. You don’t need to worry. We have put together a list of Smartphone Photography Applications you should not miss. Our favorite three apps are included. You will up your photography game once you know how to make beautiful compositions and make…
  • Should I buy the Samsung Galaxy S20? An Honest Guide
    It is not a purchase you do every day. A new smartphone, especially one of the top-range models, can easily break the bank. But what if you are looking for a very reliable smartphone camera that takes stunning images and ups your game in smartphone photography? Is the answer the Samsung Galaxy S20?  Might the…
  • Samsung announces new Galaxy Note 20 phones
    On Wednesday, August 5th, Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 20, as expected in early July of this year. For its annual Unpacked event, they promised at least five new devices, and they delivered. The Galaxy Z Fold 2, Galaxy Buds Live, Galaxy Tab S7, and the Galaxy Watch 3 have been added to their range…
Inge from Smartphone Photography

About Me

Hey! I am Inge, the owner and founder of smartphone-photography.com. Ever since I was a little girl, I have been fascinated with photography. First with a point and shoot camera, later on with a Nikon and Canon DSLR, and now with a smartphone.

I share smartphone photography tips, tricks, and videos on this website to master your photography skills with a cellphone. Hop on and enjoy this new adventure.

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My Favorite Tripod

Gorilapod for Smartphones

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Smartphone Photography is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for me to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. All my opinions remain my own. Smartphone Photography is also a participant in other affiliate programs like from Impact and CJ Affiliate.

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What is Smartphone Photography?

You might wonder what smartphone photography is. Well, in short, it is the art of taking creative photographs with your mobile phone. Most of the time with a little help from accessories, like a tripod, remote shutter, lenses, and filters.