Smartphone Photography - New 2021

Photography Course

Smartphone Photography

Smartphone photography has made taking amazing photos easier and more accessible than ever. Everyone from your sister to your grandma might be taking mobile photos, but there is in fact a technical craft to doing it well that makes the best really stand out.

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This three part lecture series will help you to take better photographs of friends, family, events. and memories using your mobile device.  Three eveing lectures and and one hands-on field trip workshop.

We will be learning about:

  • Getting to know your smartphone camera
  • Focusing
  • Light
  • Zooming in
  • Resolution
  • HDR
  • What makes a great photo
  • Composition
  • Framing
  • Timing
  • Light
  • Getting the best from your smartphone
  • Corrective and creative apps
  • Sharing images

Badges you will earn:

Course Requirements

This course has no scheduled activities.

Required Equipment

Smartphone, iPad, or Android tablet with camera.  

Course Materials

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