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Smartphone Photography for Instagram Success: Capturing Stunning Lifestyle Photos With Your Phone

Sean Dalton, Lifestyle Photographer

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11 Videos (53m)
    • Introduction

    • Intro to Lifestyle Photography

    • Class Project

    • Basic Photography Tips

    • Essential Shooting Apps

    • Shooting Fashion

    • Shooting Food

    • Shooting Ambiance

    • Best Editing Apps

    • Instagram Posting Tips and Tricks

    • Closing Words

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About This Class

Join popular Instagram lifestyle photographer Sean Dalton (@seandalt) as he shows you exactly how to use your smartphone to capture stunning lifestyle photos for Instagram.

Before he became a professional photographer and popular lifestyle Instagrammer, Sean used his iPhone to capture stunning photos throughout his travels across the world. This allowed him to learn the ins and outs of smartphone photography, and helped him establish himself as popular lifestyle photographer. Even though Sean shoots professionally with a DSLR, he still uses his camera phone quite often.

In this 53 minute course, Sean teaches you everything you need to know about capturing amazing photos with your smartphone, providing you with detailed steps on to shoot, edit, and post different types of lifestyle photos. Sean share's all of his smartphone photography tips and tricks, including:

  • How to tell visual stories through lifestyle photos
  • How to shoot food with your smartphone
  • How to shoot fashion with your smartphone
  • How to capture the moods and emotions of your scene
  • Photo editing made easy
  • How to post on Instagram for maximum engagement
  • And more.

Whether you're someone that doesn't own a DSLR and want to learn how to take better photos with their smartphone, or a seasoned photographer that just wants to watch one of their peers shoot, there is something to learn in this course for everyone. This course covers everything you need to know about smartphone lifestyle photography, and can help you set yourself apart on platforms like Instagram.

85 of 88 students recommendSee All

For a beginner this class is fabulous. Sean walks you through the basics without overwhelming you with a pile of technical information. It's a fun class to watch and motivates you to go out and take pictures with your phone. Also love the recommendation for apps for processing your pics.
Kathryn Pottruff

President at Pottruff Consulting Inc.

Great class! This is exactly what I needed to motivate me to find my own style. I personally was drawn to your photos, so I specifically wanted to take this course.
Great class! Very helpful tips and your photos looked amazing! Thanks for the photo apps as well. I will def check out your filters.





Sean Dalton

Lifestyle Photographer

Thailand based Sean Dalton is a professional lifestyle, fashion, and portrait photographer who strives to capture the true essence of a scene through his camera. Originally from San Francisco California, Sean has used his photography skills to tell the story of hundreds of people and places across the world.

Sean has established himself as a popular Instagrammer in recent years, and also manages a popular photography blog that appeals to those interested in travel, lifestyle, and fashi...

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