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iPhone Photography | Take Professional Photos On Your iPhone

Your Online Guide to Taking Stunning iPhone Photography Like a Professional Digital Photographer
Dale McManus
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How to replicate professional digital photography with your iPhone.
How to take stunning photos by utilizing shot composition.
How to optimize iPhone settings for taking the best photos.
How to professionally edit photos with Lightroom (free) on your iPhone.
How to utilize surrounding light to propely light your subjects.
How/Why the best photographers tell stories in their photos.
How to take more impactful photos of people, landscapes, architecture, and more.

This online photography course will teach you everything you need to know to become a professional digital photographer with nothing more than an iPhone or similar smartphone. It is designed to keep you engaged and hone your skills for taking your pictures to the next level.

My #1 rule in photography is 10% gear / 90% knowledge. So if you know HOW to be a great photographer and know what to look for, you will be able to take amazing pictures with almost anything.

This course is designed for:

-Beginners that have little to no experience and want to become a skilled photographer without spending thousands of dollars on expensive camera equipment.

-Anyone that wants to develop a more impressive portfolio or social media account (i.e. Instagram).

-Anyone that wants to make professional digital photography into an exciting career.

You’ll learn all the basics of professional iPhone photography in this course as well as plenty of tips and tricks that you can use during every day shooting to make your photos stand out from the rest. This course gets straight to the point with the most useful and practical information so that you can get out shooting as quickly as possible.

Here’s some of what you will learn:

-How to take stunning photos by utilizing shot composition.

-How to optimize your iPhone camera settings for taking the best photos.

-How to create depth in your photography

-How/Why the best photographers tell stories in their photos.

-How to utilize surrounding light to properly light your subjects

-How to professionally edit photos in Lightroom (free) on your iPhone.

-Tips, tricks, and much more!

About the instructor:

I’ve been in the field of photography and videography for 7+ years and have my Bachelors of Science degree in Film from Full Sail University. I’m an award winning Youtuber for my channel: The Health Nerd, and co-created the travel film company found on Facebook as WANDR. I make a living with photography/videography using my iPhone and looking forward to sharing my knowledge to help you capture the most stunning photos possible.




iPhone Photography Introduction

Who Are You and What Am I Going to Learn?
What Actually is Photography?

Pre-Shooting Setup

Turn Off Live Photo
Turn On HDR & the Grid
Focus Tapping, Exposure Control, Lock Focus, & Pano
Quiz 1: Setup

The 4 Types of Shot Composition for Better Photography

What is Shot Composition?
1. Perspective
2. Vantage Point
3. Rule of Thirds
4. Dead Space
Quiz 2: Shot Composition

How to Create Depth in Photography

One Simple Trick You Need to Know

How to Utilize Surrounding Elements While Shooting

Surrounding Light and Filling the Frame

How to Shoot Macro Photography

What is Macro and How It's Done

How to Tell Stories in Photography


How to Edit & Color Correct Photos in Lightroom

Lightroom Tutorial
How to Create Presets in Lightroom
How to Make Your Portraits Pop
Quiz 3: Color Correcting

My Shooting and Editing Process

Shooting Example #1
Editing Example #1

iPhone Photography Must Knows

Be Adventurous
Break The Rules
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