Course Description

Today’s smartphone cameras have incredible imaging capabilities, which we'll discuss and learn how to take advantage of to help you create better images. In this course, you will learn how to take full advantage of all the features that today’s smartphone cameras have to offer, and learn how to edit your images with one of the best editing apps available. This will be a hands on class where we will photograph and edit your images in class.

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Who Should Attend

This course is tailored for anyone who wants to learn how to create better images with your smartphone.

Attend and You Will Receive

Participants who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate of completion from NC State University.


Please bring your own smartphone.

Attend and You Will Learn / Expected Outcome

Expected Outcome

In this course you will understand how to utilize all the features on your smartphone cameras. You will also learn how to use composition techniques to create better images.

Attend And You Will Learn

  • Understanding & applying composition
  • Exposure controls
  • Best smartphone cameras & accessories
  • Lighting: Sources, direction, low light
  • Editing: best mobile apps and how to use them
  • Class exercise: photographing & editing
  • How to shoot different subjects: people, groups, landscape
  • How to choose backgrounds for your subject




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Section Title
The Art of Smartphone Photography
9:00AM to 12:15PM
Nov 17, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Off Campus
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Standard Registration Fee non-credit $195.00