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Recent Posts on Smartphone Photography

  • How to Use and Change ISO on your Phone – Easy Guide
    You have been taking images with your smartphone for a while, and between a large number of settings, you have found something called ISO. What does ISO mean? And why should you use it?  This article will give answers to every ISO-related question you might have regarding your smartphone camera. Content of this article Do…
  • How do I take stunning sunrise and sunset pictures with my phone?
    Sunset and sunrise are my favorite things in the world. They bring peace after a hectic day and give you hope on a quiet, sunny morning. I love watching the sunsets with my husband, but I enjoy the sunrise on my own. It is a beautiful spectacle where you see all the colors of the…
  • How do you photograph the Milky Way with a Smartphone?
    You gotta love those stary nights with clear skies and thousands of stars shining in the darkness. One thing most landscape photographers love is an interesting sky. Well, the night sky can be one of the most interesting ones you can photograph, but how on earth can you capture the most exciting part of all…
  • How can I protect my phone from hackers and thieves?
    No one is immune to hackers these days. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to prevent hackers from accessing your phone and all the data that’s stored. Protect your smartphone and all data on it from digital thieves, spies, and criminals with the tips in this carefully put-together post.  You can protect your…
  • How do you take good pictures of yourself with your phone?
    So you want to take a professional-looking picture of yourself? Maybe you need to send a resumé to get your dream job, or you like to impress a possible date; this blog will make sure you take sharp, well-exposed images with your cellphone.  You can take good pictures of yourself with your phone by using…
  • 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…
  • Top 10 Christmas gifts for Smartphone Photographers in 2021
    The holiday season is almost here! And so it comes with the difficult questions of what to put under the Christmas tree. Of course, 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…
  • Which Smartphone Cameras allow Aperture Control?
    By now, you probably know that Shutterspeed, ISO, and Aperture are the three variables that determine the exposure of an image. But is it possible to change all three of them while using a smartphone camera?  Very few smartphones have a camera with variable aperture control. It is a new technology that needs further development…
  • 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…
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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, then 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. So hop on and enjoy this new adventure.

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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 help from accessories, like a tripod, remote shutter, lenses, and filters. You can read all about my take on smartphone photography in this blog.