Smartphone Photography Workshop – half-day course

£499 per person (choose your own dates) – London

This smartphone photography workshop has been designed for those who want to capture great photos with their phone while travelling. It can also benefit anyone who simply wants to become better at documenting events or just to appreciate special moments in everyday life. You will learn what your camera’s capabilities are and learn how to harness it for best results. This is through a range of easy techniques set out and explained by your instructor.

We will discuss some of the best free and purchased apps to assist you in developing your photography style. You will learn how to not only take images more effectively but what you can do with them afterwards. We will discuss the business of smartphone imagery and its place in the social market. You will also learn how to monetise your phone images through traditional and social methods.


What you will learn on our Smartphone Photography Workshop

The future of mobile device photography is exciting. Phone cameras are becoming better and better coupled with more powerful editing apps. So it is more relevant than ever to be able to tap into this gem in your pocket. Some of the topics that we will be covering in our smartphone photography workshop are:

– Benefits of mobile devices

– Current trends

– The capabilities of Apple and Android phones

– Learn the limitations of mobile photography

– Exploring the camera’s settings

– What the best photo editing apps are

– Composition – taking great photos with your phone

– The distribution and sharing of your photos online or with friends and social media

– Printing your images – what to consider

– Image file storage: iCloud, Google Drive, Dropbox, hard drives

– Photo accessories for your mobile device

– Practical exercise – using available light and much more

– Filters for your phone – Nisi filters

– Resources: inspirational photographers, Instagram accounts, Tumblr, Facebook, YouTube and 500px

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Equipment Needed

The only thing that you will need to bring along is a smartphone.

What’s Included/Not Included

Included: You will be provided with a one-day travel card for any use of public transport on the day. Your tour leader will provide these at the meet-up point in the morning.

Not included: We will stop for breaks and lunch however no meals or drinks are provided on this workshop. The cost of getting to and from the meeting point for the workshop is not included in the cost.

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NOTE: This is a one to one half-day (5 hours) workshop based in London. Upon receiving your booking we will contact you to confirm the date that you would like to have your workshop. Prices quoted are per person. For groups of 2 or more, contact us for details.

Additional Information
Your workshop leader on this smartphone photography workshop is Jordan Banks. Jordan is a travel, landscape and adventure photographer from London with over 20 years experience shooting assignments and hi-end content for travel, tourism, lifestyle brands and companies. Through the years his work has taken him to over 100 countries and provided him with the opportunity to shoot some of the world’s most interesting and diverse locations and festivals. His clients over the years have included; Lonely planet, British Airways, National Geographic Traveller, The Times, Vogue, Panasonic, Microsoft, Ford and many more. See more at
This is a one to one workshop so unless you want family or friends to join you, it'll be just you and the instructor.
This workshop is ideal for anyone who wants to learn to take better photos using their smartphone.
This is a very easy workshop but will involve a fair bit of walking in London. This tour is NOT recommended for people with mobility issues.
For this workshop you just need your smartphone.
This workshop will involve walking and the use of some public transportation such as buses and the London Underground.