Workshop – iPhoneography
Blair Gable is a professional photojournalist and confesses to be an obsessed iPhoneographer!
Workshops are available upon request.
Required equipment – any iOS device with a built-in camera (iPhone, iPod, iPad), Blackberry and Android devices with built-in cameras.
Want better iPhone photos?
The smart phones in our pockets have officially replaced the traditional point-and-shoot camera as the quick, easy, and affordable alternative to a DSLR! This workshop will explore:
• photo device’s built-in cameras
• camera apps
• post production apps
• photo sharing and
• social media apps
Every great photo starts with great photographic technique. You learn about exposure, focus, composition and how to overcome technically challenging situations. You will spend some time in Blair’s studio learning about smartphone photo potential! Included is a photo-walk around the Byward Market and we will process images on-the-fly.
Apps discussed. Other App discussion available – just let us know what you want to learn. All available for iOS devices, some for Android, a few for Blackberry:
• Built-in camera
• Kit Camera
• Adobe Photoshop Express
• Pic Tap Go
• VSCO Cam
• Camera Awesome!
• and of course, Instagram!
Who is Blair Gable?
Blair Gable works as a photojournalist and confesses to be an obsessed iPhoneographer!
He currently works as an independent photojournalist supplying photo work to Reuters, Maclean’s magazine, Globe and Mail, and many other national and international magazines, newspapers and agencies. Blair has photographed Obama, Princess Kate, the Queen, Stephen Harper, Ottawa Senators and the Toronto Blue Jays among a long list of well known names. Blair also photographs approximately 20 weddings a year incorporating his iPhone in his wedding coverage!
iPhone-ically, Blair says “I put up with a terrible Blackberry camera for years before I switched to an iPhone last year and was blown away with the quality of the camera and the power of the apps. I quickly became obsessed with finding the best combination of camera / post production apps and developed a new workflow for my mobile photography.”
Now, Blair has agreed to help you take your mobile photography to the next level. Check Blair’s work on instagram!