I’m a professional photographer with a full frame camera and a variety of awesome lenses. I’m also a mother of four who always has her phone in her hand or in her pocket. Guess which one I use to take pictures with the most? That’s right – the one that’s most convenient: cell phone!
And honestly, cell phone quality has gotten amazing! It doesn’t rival a full frame camera, but it’ll definitely do the job for social media or even small prints. And it helps us capture and share our moments. How often do you take a selfie with a friend? How often are you snapping pictures of your kids? Think about that first day of school… social media is littered with images of our kids all dressed to impress and looking their best.
So, without further ado, here are a few tips for taking a better picture with your phone:
Try these – they are game changers! Next thing you know, your friends will be suggesting that maybe you should be a photographer, because you’re the only one who takes good pictures of them… or their kids… or your kids…
Special thanks to my hubby for trying my tips and getting me these blog images ;)
Tried my tips? Leave me a comment and let me know how it went!!!
"Lori is an exceptional photographer, and was my first choice for capturing images of my son for his senior pictures!! She made him feel at ease immediately, traveled to the locations he was interested in, and captured who he is perfectly!" ~ Tonia R.
Lori Stead is a fine art portrait photographer in Corpus Christi, TX. She enjoys creating maternity, newborn, seniors, couples, family, children, and boudoir portraits. She is also a wife, mother of four, and adventurer.