iPhone Photography: Learn to Shoot like a Pro with Sam Elkins


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iPhone Photography: Learn to Shoot like a Pro with Sam Elkins

Since he was 17 (he’s older now), Sam has been blowing our minds with his photography. Now he wants to teach you how to take professional level photos with just your iPhone. From captivating portraits to beautifully composed landscapes, Sam will share his techniques for capturing photos good enough to get professional work.

What are you waiting for?



    Sam Elkins


    Level 2

    You’re new(ish) to photography but your friends think you’re great at taking photos. You’ve been learning the fundamentals and now want a little more direction.

    80 minutes

    9 segments

    How to shoot pro level photos with your iPhone

    How to read the light for better phone photos
    How to shoot in harsh light
    How to compose amazing portraits
    Essential apps for amazing mobile photography
    How to shoot beautiful landscapes
    How to edit phone photos on mobile

Class Extras

Get more out of the lesson with three mobile presets and a Moment Shop discount.

Three Mobile Presets

Presets are a great tool to kickstart your editing workflow, so I’ve included three different looks that are crafted to work for distinct lighting conditions: Harsh Light, Blue Hour, and Golden Hour. They’re subtle, yet powerful and will keep your photos looking natural and refined.


What You’ll Learn

Sam will teach you how to take incredible photos on your phone. He runs through the technical aspects of shooting on an iPhone as well as his process for setting up and shooting amazing images.

Intro to Phone Photography


Welcome! Let’s get started. We’re in Central California, which will serve as our backdrop for all our shots: portrait, lifestyle, landscapes, and shooting in harsh light. First though, you’ll meet Sam and learn why he loves shooting on his phone.

iPhone Walkthrough


A major component to great photos is understanding your gear. This section dives into the technical aspects of apps and gear for s…

Shooting in Harsh Light


You hear a lot about golden hour, but what about high noon? Sam walks us through why shooting in harsh light looks better on a pho…

Shooting Landscapes


The camera that fits in your pocket packs a punch when it comes to capturing stunning landscapes. Sam will walk you through the be…

Essential Apps


When shooting on mobile, stepping your app game up is essential. Sam will run through the best apps for editing, location scouting…

Shooting Portraits


Most often, you’ll be capturing photos of people. This section goes into the best practices for capturing beautiful portraits. Sam…

Shooting Lifestyle


Join us on the sand in Pismo Beach where Sam takes a commercial approach to shooting on his phone. Sam will take you through his p…

Mobile Editing


Now that the shoot is over, Sam is ready to show you how he edits. Using three of his favorite images from the trip as examples, h…

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iPhone Photography: Learn to Shoot like a Pro with Sam Elkins