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Creating High Resolution Images on iPhone 5, by Sid Peña

March 28, 2013 – 11:00 am | 20 Comments
Photographer/iPhoneographer Sid Peña

Most iPhoneographers would love to create high resolution, detailed, print-ready images. High quality output greatly increases the desire for your work across many venues of the graphics industry. Larger prints mean more potential buyers, higher DPI means more detail in those reproductions which could lead to more industry recognition and possibly more green in your pocket.

Firm Favourites: Getting the most out of your Hipstamatic, by Fiona Christian

March 20, 2013 – 11:41 pm | 18 Comments

It’s no secret that Hipstamatic app has many thousands of happy users the world over. Many of them however, are a little mystified by some of its features. The ‘Favourites’ feature is perhaps, the most useful and yet the most under-used of all. Here’s how to get the most out of it.

How to train your eye to take better pictures, By Simon Ellingworth

March 20, 2013 – 2:02 pm | 2 Comments

To take a good photograph you need to know what good looks like. Sounds daft, I know, but training your eye is very important. In this article, I’m going to show you several free sources of amazing photography

Simple Blueprint to Mastering iPhonography

March 8, 2013 – 1:53 pm | 3 Comments
simon ellingworth

This is a simple blueprint that will enable anyone to master iPhonography and start producing amazing images. Having given this some considerable thought, here’s an article sharing my secrets and philosophy.

A Photographer’s View of Jailbreaking IOS6 Devices

March 2, 2013 – 9:26 am | 6 Comments
how to jailbreak your iPhone 5

If you want super quick access to your iPhone camera, to add amazing spot metering to the generic camera or to take pictures without anyone knowing, as well as some cool non-photographic tweaks, then ‘Jailbreaking’ your iPhone or other device may be for you.

Tutorial: Creative photo editing with ProCamera’s Tone Correction Tool

February 26, 2013 – 12:04 am | 5 Comments
ProCamera, for iPhone and iPad

The Tone Correction tool is one of the most exciting additions to the latest ProCamera 4.0 for iPhone. In this tutorial we’ll show you how the tool works and what it can do.

What Exactly Does Cortex Camera Do?

February 6, 2013 – 6:38 pm | 9 Comments
cortex camera for iphoneography

We get questions. “What exactly does Cortex Camera do?” Cortex Camera is actually a pretty cool app to have in certain situations, including low-light situations and others where reduced noise is desirable.

IncrediBooth Outside the Booth, by Fiona Christian

January 21, 2013 – 12:17 pm | One Comment
incredibooth by hipstamatic

The rapid-fire, four image strip was designed for facial portraiture. However, for photographers who think outside the booth, some forethought can produce interesting results.

How To Make a Real (c) Copyright Symbol on Your iPhone and iPad

January 8, 2013 – 12:39 pm | 15 Comments

Many iPhoneographers prefer to watermark their images with photographer and copyright information. In the name of simplicity, the © symbol is nowhere to be found on the standard iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch keyboard. Here are a few quick and easy-ish ways you can make a real one instead of the alternate and less attractive (c).

Get Three Free Films from KitCam!

January 2, 2013 – 9:42 am | 12 Comments
kitcam

KitCam is a new super-camera app that pretty much does everything and does it well. You can get up to three free films, if you know where to look and you know what to do. Keep reading to find out how you can unlock these freebies.

Shooting Fireworks with an iPhone (Updated)

December 30, 2012 – 6:26 pm | 4 Comments

Fireworks can be tricky to photograph with a regular camera. It’s even harder with an iPhone camera. If you’re going to be shooting fireworks over the next day or so, I’ve updated my classic post with tips to help you get the best shots possible using your iPhone’s camera

Using Squaready to Crop Instagram Pics

December 27, 2012 – 7:47 am | 9 Comments
squaready, crop instagram photos

Squaready is an easy to use utility that crops a photo into square format, then lets you easily share it straight to Instagram. It not only crops down, but lets you shrink full landscape or portrait photos into the frame.