iPhone Photography

Part II: Picking The Right Lens For The Job – David Molnar – iPhone Photography Article

Part II: Picking The Right Lens For The Job – David Molnar Optical Image Stabilization Image stabilization is an interesting feature for lenses because, for certain situations, it can be a huge help in capturing useable images you have no other way of capturing. Still, at other times optical image stabilization can be simply a marketing gimmick, or worse, can actually ruin your shot.Image stabilization in a lens works by continually aligning the lens elements and the sensor in a way…

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Part I: Picking The Right Lens For The Job – David Molnar – iPhone Photography Article

Part I: Picking The Right Lens For The Job – David Molnar Whether we are using a zoom lens or a prime lens, it is essential to understand how different focal lengths can be used in photography. Just like with zoom versus prime lenses, there is no single focal length that is better than the others.There are a few categories where typical lenses fit in, though there are always unique and specialized lenses that don’t fit neatly into these groups.…

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What is ISO? – David Molnar – iPhone Photography Article

What is ISO? – David Molnar For digital cameras, things are a little different. As opposed to film, where the ISO rating affects the physical size of the light-sensitive dots, with digital cameras, we don’t actually change the size of the dots—in this case, the pixels on the sensor—when we adjust the ISO dial. In fact, we aren’t even changing the sensitivity at all. Though it may sound strange to hear, the digital sensor inside your camera has a fixed sensitivity…

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What’s new in the iOS14 Photos and Camera App – iPhone Photography Article

What’s new in the iOS14 Photos and Camera App Use Volume Up for Burst SettingsIn iOS13, Apple changed how to take a burst photo sequence. Previously, you would press and hold the shutter release, but since iOS13, you’d have to pull the shutter release to the left to take photos in burst mode.There were quite a few complaints about this new behavior in the iPhone photo community.With iOS14, Apple allows you to use the volume up button as a burst…

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So You Want to be a Photographer? – David Molnar – iPhone Photography Article

So You Want to be a Photographer? – David Molnar CameraThe first thing you’ve got to buy, and the one thing you absolutely need if you’re going to take photos, is a camera. David and Rich prefer to shoot with Canon products, but Nikon, Sony and the like are all good alternatives if you like those better. A great camera to start out with is the Canon T7. This one comes with a built in flash and it’s a more compact size…

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iPhone Art Girl — Meri Walker ~ Gather Up the Brokenness and Bring… – iPhone Photography Article

iPhone Art Girl — Meri Walker ~ Gather Up the Brokenness and Bring… “Gather Up the Brokenness and Bring It to Me Now” was featured on September 5, my biological brother’s birthday, along with a deeply appropriate piece by Anthony and the Johnsons. I really do not understand how the invisible/visible mobile imaging communication works between me and Knox Bronson… but I don’t need to understand it to deeply appreciate it and to be impossibly grateful for it. See the…

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Canon R5 Review: What you need to know – David Molnar – iPhone Photography Article

Canon R5 Review: What you need to know – David Molnar 45-megapixel image sensorNow, the introduction of the 45-megapixel image sensor is where the Canon R5 really pulls its weight. This is the highest resolution camera ever produced, allowing you to capture phenomenal quality photos with little to no stress.The combination of the higher megapixel sensor and low-pass filter design creates sharp, crisp, and uber real looking photos, almost as if you could jump right into the camera and experience…

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iPhone Art Girl — Gather Up the Brokenness and Bring It to Me Now. … – iPhone Photography Article

iPhone Art Girl — Gather Up the Brokenness and Bring It to Me Now. … Gather Up the Brokenness and Bring It to Me Now. © 2020, Meri Aaron Walker, iPhoneArtGirl. Talent, OR. All rights reserved.  Camera+2, Imaengine, RollWorld, Humans, iColoramaS, TouchRetouch, SuperimposeX, RetroCam, Filters, 2XBrokenness surrounds me these days: my own (hip and left hand rehab); the wildfires raging just south of me in California; the violence erupting in peaceful demonstrations about racial inequality in small towns close to…

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We Gordon Women | Nanette Faye Photography – iPhone Photography Article

We Gordon Women | Nanette Faye Photography Putting it back together I’ve always thought the Gordon women are pretty amazing women…but then I think most women are pretty darn amazing.  Photographing women really is what I am all about. Let’s chat about who you are?  What makes you tick?  What lights you on fire?  What makes you the woman you are today, standing here in front of me.  Truly, let’s talk. I am all ears. After being laid off from…

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How-To Shoot More Creatively – iPhone Photography Article

How-To Shoot More Creatively Creative photography is an extension of traditional photography into creative art. It allows the photographer to play around and experiment with unique concepts that result in unusual and engaging images. Looking to level up your photography game and show off your creativity? Here are a few easy ways to be more creative when it comes to shooting. Creative Shooting Techniques Camera MovementOne often… This is only a snippet of a iPhone Photography Article written by David…

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Inside the abandoned Castle Pottendorf – iPhone Photography Article

Inside the abandoned Castle Pottendorf Last week I was able to obtain a photo permit to photograph inside the decayed castle. Hooray! So I packed my Gonex packable backpack for a one day trip to Pottendorf to photograph this decaying beauty. For this photo trip, I packed the Rollei Traveller Tripod that I bought last year and, as always when I explore a lost place, my Olight S30R flashlight.Like all castles I’ve been to so far, the castle was built…

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What’s A Copyright Got To Do With It? – David Molnar – iPhone Photography Article

What’s A Copyright Got To Do With It? – David Molnar The answer to this question might surprise you. Copyrighting a photo is actually really, really easy! The second that your photo is posted online, it’s considered yours. Really, it’s that easy! But does this stop people from stealing? Is having the rights to your photo really going to stop people from stealing? No, of course not. This is especially frustrating for new photographers that need all the exposure that…

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A Church during the Golden Hour – iPhone Photography Article

A Church during the Golden Hour CompositionWell, the composition was quite simple. This is the only perspective where you can see the church as a high fence surrounds it. To remove the wall that you see to the right, I positioned myself in a way that the wall was in front of the tree. This way, I can simply remove the wall by cloning the tree over the fence. I’ll cover that in a minute.ShootingAlso, there was no particular app…

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Help! Why is My Lens Vignetting? – David Molnar – Your Photography Mentor – iPhone Photography Article

Help! Why is My Lens Vignetting? – David Molnar – Your Photography Mentor When you see lens vignetting, it means that the corners of your image are darker than the center. (You can really notice it in Angie’s image above.)  Since the lens Angie used was a wide-angle, fast prime, it made the problem even worse. The wider the aperture, the more that light rays at extreme angles are blocked off by the barrel of your lens. As you stop down your…

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My Favorite Tripods – iPhone Photography Article

My Favorite Tripods Curious about Tripods and how this piece of equipment can help you take your photo game to to the next level? Let’s chat about my three personal favorites. Yup. I have three favorites, with two of them being my go-to tripods. Oben AT-3565 Aluminum Tripod One of my go-to favorites is the Oben AT-3565 Aluminum Tripod. If you were to peek at my personal gear stash, this beauty is right… This is only a snippet of a…

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iPhone Photography Workflow Tutorial: Castle Pottendorf – iPhone Photography Article

iPhone Photography Workflow Tutorial: Castle Pottendorf The castle, like almost all other castles I know, dates back to the 12th century. Its deterioration began after World War II, where it was used as a military hospital and was struck by an aerial bomb. After the end of World War II, the castle was abandoned.After I posted this photo to my flickr account, it was selected for Flickr Explore a curated photo feed. So I thought that this photo would be…

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Pop-Up Flashes vs. Speedlights – David Molnar – Your Photography Mentor – iPhone Photography Article

Pop-Up Flashes vs. Speedlights – David Molnar – Your Photography Mentor  Any flash unit has only a certain amount of light that it can generate. That translates to its effective range. It’s important to understand this concept.  When the subject is too far away from your flash, the subject looks too dark. But the opposite happens too. When the subject is too close to the flash, they appear washed out or too white. Know your flash range and keep your subject within that…

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Pop-Up Flashes vs. Speedlights – David Molnar – Your Photography Mentor – iPhone Photography Article

Pop-Up Flashes vs. Speedlights – David Molnar – Your Photography Mentor  Any flash unit has only a certain amount of light that it can generate. That translates to its effective range. It’s important to understand this concept.  When the subject is too far away from your flash, the subject looks too dark. But the opposite happens too. When the subject is too close to the flash, they appear washed out or too white. Know your flash range and keep your subject within that…

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An Intro to Product Photography – David Molnar – Your Photography Mentor – iPhone Photography Article

An Intro to Product Photography – David Molnar – Your Photography Mentor One size doesn’t fit all when it comes to product lighting.  You can get quality results with studio strobes, diffused window light and a reflector, continuous lighting or even household lighting. Diffused lighting is key, because you don’t want shadows that obscure the detail in the product. If you have a softbox with a strip box modifier, that’s an ideal setup for diffused light.Off-camera flash with a speed…

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Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter – iPhone Photography Article

Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter Bill Counts In this episode Greg, Dave, Matt, Marc, and Joseph talk about the new (beta) iOS 14.Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Producers: Matt DeVore, Greg McMillan, Artful iPhotography Community, Bob Richter Post Pic of the Week Winner: Bill Counts App Mentions: Splice, Quik, FiLMic Firstlight, Imaengine Vector, Enlight Photofox, Brushstroke, ArtCard, Microsoft Pix, IntroMate, Spectre, Carbon, Panols, Motion Stills, AirDisk Pro, SKRWT, Shortcuts, Quik, LUCiD, Mavis, Moment – Pro Camera, Polarr, Oggl, MightyNetworks, Slow…

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Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter – iPhone Photography Article

Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter Bill Counts In this episode Greg, Dave, Matt, Marc, and Joseph talk about the new (beta) iOS 14.Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Producers: Matt DeVore, Greg McMillan, Artful iPhotography Community, Bob Richter Post Pic of the Week Winner: Bill Counts App Mentions: Splice, Quik, FiLMic Firstlight, Imaengine Vector, Enlight Photofox, Brushstroke, ArtCard, Microsoft Pix, IntroMate, Spectre, Carbon, Panols, Motion Stills, AirDisk Pro, SKRWT, Shortcuts, Quik, LUCiD, Mavis, Moment – Pro Camera, Polarr, Oggl, MightyNetworks, Slow…

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Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter – iPhone Photography Article

Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter Bill Counts In this episode Greg, Dave, Matt, Marc, and Joseph talk about the new (beta) iOS 14.Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Producers: Matt DeVore, Greg McMillan, Artful iPhotography Community, Bob Richter Post Pic of the Week Winner: Bill Counts App Mentions: Splice, Quik, FiLMic Firstlight, Imaengine Vector, Enlight Photofox, Brushstroke, ArtCard, Microsoft Pix, IntroMate, Spectre, Carbon, Panols, Motion Stills, AirDisk Pro, SKRWT, Shortcuts, Quik, LUCiD, Mavis, Moment – Pro Camera, Polarr, Oggl, MightyNetworks, Slow…

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Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter – iPhone Photography Article

Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter Bill Counts In this episode Greg, Dave, Matt, Marc, and Joseph talk about the new (beta) iOS 14.Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Producers: Matt DeVore, Greg McMillan, Artful iPhotography Community, Bob Richter Post Pic of the Week Winner: Bill Counts App Mentions: Splice, Quik, FiLMic Firstlight, Imaengine Vector, Enlight Photofox, Brushstroke, ArtCard, Microsoft Pix, IntroMate, Spectre, Carbon, Panols, Motion Stills, AirDisk Pro, SKRWT, Shortcuts, Quik, LUCiD, Mavis, Moment – Pro Camera, Polarr, Oggl, MightyNetworks, Slow…

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Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter – iPhone Photography Article

Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter Bill Counts In this episode Greg, Dave, Matt, Marc, and Joseph talk about the new (beta) iOS 14.Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Producers: Matt DeVore, Greg McMillan, Artful iPhotography Community, Bob Richter Post Pic of the Week Winner: Bill Counts App Mentions: Splice, Quik, FiLMic Firstlight, Imaengine Vector, Enlight Photofox, Brushstroke, ArtCard, Microsoft Pix, IntroMate, Spectre, Carbon, Panols, Motion Stills, AirDisk Pro, SKRWT, Shortcuts, Quik, LUCiD, Mavis, Moment – Pro Camera, Polarr, Oggl, MightyNetworks, Slow…

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Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter – iPhone Photography Article

Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter Bill Counts In this episode Greg, Dave, Matt, Marc, and Joseph talk about the new (beta) iOS 14.Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Producers: Matt DeVore, Greg McMillan, Artful iPhotography Community, Bob Richter Post Pic of the Week Winner: Bill Counts App Mentions: Splice, Quik, FiLMic Firstlight, Imaengine Vector, Enlight Photofox, Brushstroke, ArtCard, Microsoft Pix, IntroMate, Spectre, Carbon, Panols, Motion Stills, AirDisk Pro, SKRWT, Shortcuts, Quik, LUCiD, Mavis, Moment – Pro Camera, Polarr, Oggl, MightyNetworks, Slow…

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Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter – iPhone Photography Article

Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter Bill Counts In this episode Greg, Dave, Matt, Marc, and Joseph talk about the new (beta) iOS 14.Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Producers: Matt DeVore, Greg McMillan, Artful iPhotography Community, Bob Richter Post Pic of the Week Winner: Bill Counts App Mentions: Splice, Quik, FiLMic Firstlight, Imaengine Vector, Enlight Photofox, Brushstroke, ArtCard, Microsoft Pix, IntroMate, Spectre, Carbon, Panols, Motion Stills, AirDisk Pro, SKRWT, Shortcuts, Quik, LUCiD, Mavis, Moment – Pro Camera, Polarr, Oggl, MightyNetworks, Slow…

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Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter – iPhone Photography Article

Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter Bill Counts In this episode Greg, Dave, Matt, Marc, and Joseph talk about the new (beta) iOS 14.Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Producers: Matt DeVore, Greg McMillan, Artful iPhotography Community, Bob Richter Post Pic of the Week Winner: Bill Counts App Mentions: Splice, Quik, FiLMic Firstlight, Imaengine Vector, Enlight Photofox, Brushstroke, ArtCard, Microsoft Pix, IntroMate, Spectre, Carbon, Panols, Motion Stills, AirDisk Pro, SKRWT, Shortcuts, Quik, LUCiD, Mavis, Moment – Pro Camera, Polarr, Oggl, MightyNetworks, Slow…

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Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter – iPhone Photography Article

Episode 340: iOS 14 iPhone Preview – Tiny Shutter Bill Counts In this episode Greg, Dave, Matt, Marc, and Joseph talk about the new (beta) iOS 14.Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Tiny Shutter Podcast YouTube Producers: Matt DeVore, Greg McMillan, Artful iPhotography Community, Bob Richter Post Pic of the Week Winner: Bill Counts App Mentions: Splice, Quik, FiLMic Firstlight, Imaengine Vector, Enlight Photofox, Brushstroke, ArtCard, Microsoft Pix, IntroMate, Spectre, Carbon, Panols, Motion Stills, AirDisk Pro, SKRWT, Shortcuts, Quik, LUCiD, Mavis, Moment – Pro Camera, Polarr, Oggl, MightyNetworks, Slow…

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An Introduction to ND Filters – David Molnar – Your Photography Mentor – iPhone Photography Article

An Introduction to ND Filters – David Molnar – Your Photography Mentor A neutral density (ND filter) is a special type of filter used to reduce the amount of light entering into a camera’s sensor when you’re shooting in bright situations. They also open up an entire world of new creative possibilities to you.They allow the photographer to select a combination of creative effects such as wider apertures, longer exposure time, extended shutter speed, and sensor sensitivity that would otherwise…

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