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Mobile Mondays: Finding and tracking locations with Google Maps
I use Google Maps to find interesting landscape and abandoned areas that I want to photograph. Here's just a few...
Mobile Mondays: Get better audio from your phone with the Rode smartLav+ mic
The Rode smartLav+ is an omnidirectional lapel mic designed specifically for smartphones. It might not be the very latest and...
The trick to getting great phone photos at night with Lightroom Mobile
Don't have your camera handy when you're out at night? Fear not — the Lightroom app for smartphones can give...
Mobile Mondays: My favorite apps for night (or day) photography
What are some of the best apps for night photography (or really, other types of photography)? Let's have a quick...
Mobile Mondays: Simple, effective mobile video with a smartphone rig
Look around and you’ll see tons of people taking video with their smartphones. Many are novice users, some are social...
Mobile Mondays: The amazing app for clouds and weather, day or night
I often get asked about what mobile apps I use for night photography. When I mention that one of my...
Using Samsung’s Live Focus phone camera for family photos
My Galaxy Note10+ comes with Samsung’s Live Focus feature for the built-in camera. Utilizing two of the phone’s triple camera...
Mobile Mondays: Tips for mouthwatering food photography
Out and about and forget your camera? Don't discount the humble smartphone when it comes to food photography. My old...
It’s time for camera makers to embrace the smartphone
When Olympus announced its intention to sell its camera division last month, a lot of people were quick to blame...
Mobile Mondays: Shooting and editing in Lightroom on my phone
I recently took it upon myself to not only use only my Samsung S9 mobile phone, but to also shoot...
Mobile Mondays: Using a Platypod kit for effective mobile photography
The Platypod Ultra is a thing of beauty. It is engineered to give you options, and options are the best...
Mobile Mondays: Easy phone tips for better photos instantly
I'm often asked what sort of cheap point-and-shoot camera will help take better photos than a smartphone. But before I...

Mobile Mondays: Portraits in isolation

The world is a little strange, yes? Even though I have been pottering in my own garden, in my home studio, working with still life, flowers, food and such … I really do miss my portrait sessions, and so do

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Keeping your phone ready for photography

The best camera to use is the one you have with you. You’ve heard it a million times, right? Treat your phone just like you treat your camera We keep our camera gear at the ready, don’t we? It’s cleaned,

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