Online Class

Mobile Photography

Perfect Photos in Your Pocket
$49.99

Make the most of your smartphone camera, whether Android™ or iPhone®. Go beyond basic settings, take impressive photographs and add incredible postproduction effects.

Skill Level

Beginner

What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials, including a list of phone accessories and apps used in class
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Jack Davis
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Most photo opportunities don't wait for you to grab your camera — so reach in your pocket and get great results regardless! Join award-winning photographer and Photoshop® guru Jack Davis and learn mobile photography techniques for amazing photos you won't believe came from your phone. During class, you'll discover how to take beautiful high-resolution images by going beyond basic settings and using new features. Jack will also show you how innovative accessories can expand your phone's capabilities and improve your results. Want to add captivating effects or just clean up some small blemishes? You'll see how to embellish and finish your work in exciting mobile apps such as Lightroom®. Plus, get great tips that will help you sync, save and share your work with ease!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Technology & Gear
27:02
Meet digital photography expert Jack Davis, your guide to capturing dynamic images on your smartphone. In this first lesson, find out what's possible using your phone's camera. Plus, Jack shares some of the latest gear and accessories that will extend your capabilities and enhance your photography.
2. Shooting Essentials
22:51
3. Advanced Shooting
22:13
4. Optimizing: Color, Tone & Detail
22:46
5. Retouching Landscapes & Portraits
24:08
6. Creative Effects
21:22
7. Syncing, Sharing & Output
28:25

Recommended with this class

  • Any smartphone with a camera
  • Optional: Fisheye or wide-angle macro lens, color filters, waterproof case, selfie stick, binocular adaptor, bendable mini tripod

Taught by

Jack  Davis
Jack Davis
Jack Davis is an award-winning photographer, one of the world's leading experts on Photoshop® and a renowned instructor. For more than 20 years, he's pursued his passion for photography, building his career in the world of digital imagery. Today, he routinely teaches at conferences and workshops around the world, including a spot on the "Dream Team" at the Photoshop World Conferences. A popular author, Jack co-penned the must-have guide, The Photoshop Wow! Book, which has now sold more than 1 million copies. His incredible contributions also earned him a spot as one of the first inductees to the Photoshop Hall of Fame.

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