Over the years, smartphone technology and the components used in them have dramatically improved to rival those of professional equipment.
Smartphone cameras have been enhanced so much that they can now be compared to a few SLR or DSLR cameras in the professional world. Some of the latest mobile phones are built with two or three different lenses for a better picture experience. Since smartphone cameras are gradually getting better, it is probably time to finally learn the tips and tricks and master your photography game. Here are a few mobile photography tips to help you take the best photographs ever.
Natural Light is your Best Friend
There is nothing more important than your lighting conditions in photography, amateur or professional. Too dark and you barely get detail, too much light and your pictures are going to be bright to observe the subject. The intensity of light, in photography terms, is called the exposure. Finding the right light conditions is crucial to get the best out of your photographs in mobile phones.
Focus on your Subject
Here’s another important tip you must never forget in mobile photography. Always keep focus on your subject. Your subject can be anything from mountains, landscapes, people, trees etc. anything, really, can be your subject. All you have do is tap the screen of your mobile device and set focus on the subject you are capturing.
HDR for that extra details
HDR or High Dynamic Range is a feature on most smartphones after the year 2016. The amount of exposure in the photograph can either make it or break it. But, HDR helps to even the amount of light coming into the lens to capture a picture that has just the right amount of shadows and the right amount of highlights. Most smartphones now have the HDR mode automatically turned on to capture the best shots anytime and anywhere.
Experiment with your shots
Here is a secret in the art of photography; you don’t have to capture pictures at the height of your shoulders every time. You will come to see that switching angles in your photography would give you incredible results with pictures you have never thought of getting on a phone. You’d be surprised with the results of your photography. Capture pictures from the knee-height, lay on the floor or look up into the sky, you might see things you’ve never seen before and capture pictures you’ve never captures before.
Don’t be afraid to edit
Editing in photography has its own views and opinions. You either are for editing or not. If you happen to be supporting the idea of editing your photographs, you should absolutely dive in. Communities in photography, professional or amateur, think of editing as a creative input in addition to capturing the photo. Every photographer has created his or her own style of editing and rendering. If you are editing your pictures, you will have to find your own little way of editing and make your photographs special.
There you go, five photography tips so you can take over the mobile photography world. Go you there and explore; if you happen something photograph worthy, you have the tools to capture the best picture ever.