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Apple-approved flashes coming to iPhone 11 and 11 Pro

Will there be flashes that then link to other strobes, making a wireless network? Do the strobes use the same technology as Apple’s built in flash? 

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Quickly open Camera Settings in iOS 13.1 using Shortcuts

With the release of iOS 13.1, Federico Viticci of MacStories found that Apple reintroduced URLs to launch specific areas of the Settings app, including those for the Camera.

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More editing muscle, more for you: iOS 13 Photos in review

Photos in iOS 13 offers more refined organization of pictures and videos as well as expanding editing options for photos and, for the first time, videos

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Using Live Photos to photograph lightning on iPhone

How to take pictures of lightning with just your iPhone and Live Photos 

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If you see something, capture it!

One of the biggest things that holds new photographers back is feeling comfortable taking a picture of something. It can feel strange to stop, take out your phone and photograph something, especially if there’s people involved, especially strangers.

I’ve learned you need to become comfortable with this, because some of the best photos will come in these moments.

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New Photos and Camera features Apple announced for iOS 13 at WWDC

Video editing and new Photos organization are some of the new features Apple announced in iOS 13 during WWDC.

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iOS 13 Photos wish list

Photos is baked into iOS — it is the default image editor and one of the few apps you cannot delete. It is also the hub for all photos and videos across devices.

Photos is powerful because of its simplicity. It offers just enough power and the convenience makes it my go-to editing app.

As someone who uses it daily, there are a few things I’d like to see changed, in particular when it comes to managing files on device and using video files.

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Photos of the Month: May 2019

This month, I fell back in love with shooting in black and white.

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You have everything you need: Taking better photos and videos with just your mobile phone

Tips from my Kalamazoo Social Media Week presentation.

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One simple lighting rule for photography

Over the weekend, I was listening a recent episode of John Gruber’s The Talk Show with guest Merlin Mann and the subject came up.

The most basic rule of photography is to have the light behind you, they said.