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Stand out from the crowd with your smartphone photography
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About this series
This series is in English.
In this series, photographer and smartphone expert Austin Mann teaches you useful ways to take better and more creative images with your smartphone. Using light might not be the first thing that comes to mind when using your iphone or other smartphone camera, but the truth is that light can really help you create better images. This series is packed with helpful and creative tips and tricks for taking portraits, lifestyle and food images with your smartphone. You’ll get a better understanding of when, why and how to use light to help you stand out from the crowd.
Suitable for all levels of knowledge.
Duration: 1 h 43 min
Courses in this series
How to take better images with your smartphone
Discover when, why and how to use light with your smartphone and help you stand out from the crowd.Read more
Creative smartphone photography
Learn how to use grids, gels and multiple lights with your smartphone to create inspiring images using easy lighting techniques.Read more
IPhone, C1 or C1 Plus
To complete the exercises, you need at least one light for off-camera use.
- Lighting skill level: Suitable for all levels of knowledge
- Camera skill level: Beginner
Courses in this series
How to take better images with your smartphoneLearn how to take portraits, lifestyle and food images with your smartphone. Read more
Creative smartphone photographyLearn how to use multiple lights, gels and grids with your smartphone to help you stand out from the crowd. Read more
Frequently Asked Questions
A series consists of two or more courses from the same photographer. If you buy a series, you will benefit from a bundled offer for the entire package. Also, when you complete a series, you’ll receive personal feedback from one of our instructors and become a Certified Light Shaper.
No. All our courses are designed to improve your photography, regardless of what equipment you’re using.
As soon as we’ve received payment, you can view or take all your courses online - simply by logging on to the Profoto Academy website. You’ll find your courses at the Profoto Academy start page.