The most commonly used camera for photography is in your hand right now. iPhone is known to have amazing camera lenses and even more amazing photo-processing algorithms. This is the reason that iPhones are popular with photographers and artists going around the city to capture their best shots.
They are light and easier to handle and offer great details when used right. But smartphone cameras alone won’t get you far. Today we will be listing 5 top accessories that you should carry with you to enhance your photography experience.
5. Accessories Bag
The first accessory may seem obvious for some, but you will be surprised how helpful this tip can be for others. Carry a small accessories bag to store all the other things you might need on your photo walk.
Accessory bad ensures that you always have everything you need. It is important to get a good accessory bag that is comfortable on long photo walks. You don’t want to be distracted by a bag that isn’t designed for comfort.
4. Remote Shutter Release
The remote shutter release is a small standalone device that connects to your mobile phone and allows you to click pictures without being physically near your phone.
Without a remote shutter release device, you need to set timers and then run against the clock to get into position.
The best part is that you don’t even have to buy a remote shutter release. iPhone buds have a remote shutter release feature built-in. So does the Apple watch. In fact, most smart bands or smartwatches allow you to use it as a remote shutter release.
3. Extra Light source
Even though iPhone’s built-in flashlight works in most cases. It is always nice to have more control over your lighting conditions.
You can buy external lighting devices that are small and portable yet powerful and offer a better quality of light. This is especially important for people that like to shoot in low light conditions.
2. External Lens
One of the best ways to enhance your iPhone’s camera abilities is by using an external lens add-on. There are so many different options by so many companies.
Olloclip is known for its camera lens add-ons that are very easy to install and have good picture quality. External Lens come in all shapes and sizes, from wide angles to a macro lenses. You can get almost any type of lens as an add-on.
The most important accessory of them all. Tripods are a staple for any serious photographer. They allow you to place the camera in perfect positions and help keep them stable. Stability is essential for long exposure shots or pictures where you also want to be in the picture.
Not all tripods are made equal. Some are huge industrial-grade tripods. Those are not that portable for someone using a smartphone camera.
Gorilla-style tripods are great if you want something portable and versatile. Due to their flexibility, you can even tie them around objects like trees and poles.
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