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CLASSROOM: How to Use Your Smartphone to Take Your Film Photography to the Next Level

8 January 2019

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CLASSROOM: How to Use Your Smartphone to Take Your Film Photography to the Next Level

It’s not very often, if ever, you may think to use your smartphone when shooting film, but there are a few tips and tricks you can use on your phone to help you out. It’s very likely you will have tried using your smartphone for your digital photography, be it mobile editing apps, using it as a remote release, or to take photographs on the go when your camera is at home. But how could it help a film photographer?

Coming from Buzzfeed News, film photographer Kelly Keltos explains how she uses her smartphone for different parts of her photography, both during the photography session as well as after, with some of the apps even being free of charge.

There’s no reason why you wouldn’t use the best and latest technology has to offer to combine it with the beauty and imperfection of film photography if it can make the process easier or more enjoyable. Some may disagree and wish for the two types of this visual medium to remain completely separate, but others may enjoy combining the two.

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Image credit: Kelly Keltos

Contemplative empath who sees wonder in the curious world. Has a habit of hiding behind books and occasionally dabbles in games, Netflix and YouTube. Spends way too much time daydreaming and way too much money on bubble tea.
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