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Join us for an exciting, 3-hour workshop to learn how to take great photos with your Smartphone camera (whether it’s an iPhone or Galaxy, Droid, etc.)  Topics include: an introduction to the basic (and advanced) functions of your phone; how to use little know features to drastically improve your photography; an overview of the most important rules of composition and how/why they affect your photos (with plenty of examples); a demonstration of various applications you can use to help process and edit your photos (right from your phone); and a demonstration/walk-through of all the various peripherals (lens, lights, etc.) that are available for your phone. Offered by Washington Photo Safari (instructor - Elody R. Crimi) Registration:



Workshop is for all levels.


Course Schedule:

  • Basic Camera Operations
  • Different brands of camera phones
  • Rules of Composition – Creating better photos
  • Recommended Apps/Practice editing
  • Sharing Images
  • Recommended gear (including lenses, flashes)


What to Bring:

  • Smartphone: Any brand is OK (likely iPhone or Android)
  • Phone Charger
  • Pen and Paper


Dates: 3/28/20 from 1 to 4 PM



Smartphone Photography at the American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery

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