My phone is very often the only camera I have with me. I’d like to get better at using it’s camera – here is a great place to start: The Basics.

Today I want to share with you how you can make your mobile photos look more professional. You don’t need an expensive DSLR to take clear and sharp photos, whether it’s for your blog, Etsy shop or just for Instagram. I know some photographers who have used their mobile shots for big marketing posters, so impossible is nothing really. Clean lenses A while ago I realized something that plays a key role in taking really clear and sharp photos. It’s such a simple thing not many people are aware of. Cleaning the phone lenses from dust, finger prints and other dirt makes such a difference! I get asked if I use DSLR for taking my photos all the time, but in reality I only have iPhone 6S. Some people still don’t believe that all I do is I use a sun glasses cleaning cloth to wipe lenses. Do it every time before taking a photo and you will see a big difference. Use daylight Seriously, this was a game changer for me. It sounds obvious, but when you use daylight as much as possible your shot already looks much better. I completely stopped taking photos at dark times of day,…

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