Learn composition with Porter Yates

Knowing your composition and knowing how to frame your environment will be your strongest tool in smartphone photography. Porter Yates created an astonishing insightful class about composition on Skillshare. Don’t miss this free look into the mind of a working photographer. I can’t recommend this class enough! It goes far beyond the usual tips of the …

Best time to photograph: golden hour apps

Just before sunset or after sunrise It is the most well-known photo trick in the universe. The best time to take a picture is the so-called “golden hour” for guaranteed beautiful (landscape) photos. This refers to the time shortly after sunrise or after sunset (about 1 hour). The sun loses its intensity by the proximity …

Must try photo editing apps

What makes an editing app special? For me it’s easy usability and personalization. I am little obsessed with photography apps. It’s the kind of app I love to play with for hours like they would be an addictive game. Although I have a whole “page” on my iPhone reserved just for photo apps I have …

From snapshot to art: Polaroid app magic

Create the Polaroid magic and with it atmospheric and dreamy pictures. Have a look at Polamatic – my favorite app for Polaroid effects.