Join me at the Silver Spring Camera Club for an introduction to smartphone photography!
Worldwide almost 5 billion people use smartphones among a population close to 7.5 billion. Conservative estimates guess that about 1.1 trillion photos will be taken in one year with those mobile phones. More than 98% of consumer cameras sold worldwide were built in to a mobile phone, the rest of the sales were compacts, mirrorless and DSLR cameras. Because of the camera in a mobile device photography and picture taking is more popular than ever before in history.
Why all the excitement and move towards mobile? That's the question we'll attempt to answer. Learn about motivations and rewards of taking pictures with a mobile phone, favorite camera and editing apps and ways to get better with your mobile photography.