How to take DSLR like photos in iPhone 6: Quick Guide

By posted on April 11, 2015 11:40AM
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The Apple iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus were launched a few months back and the Cupertino tech giant has said a lot of things about the smartphones, Well, the iPhone 6 camera has been compared to a DSLR camera and the results were in favor of a DSLR. Anyway, the technology is improving every day and with that the scope of taking good images and other things are also improving. A few months back, Flickr revealed that iPhone 6’s camera has been trusted more than a DSRL and that stormed everyone’s mind. Then, people started comparing the DSLRs with the iPhone 6. The iPhone 6 is carrying a good camera, but the users can still take DSLR like pics with the iPhone 6. 

The Apple iPhone 6 comes with an 8-Megapixel camera which is capable of shooting 1080p HD videos at 30fps. So, if you want to take some DSLR like photos via you iPhone 6 then, you have arrived at the right place.

How to use iPhone 6 as a DSLR in photograhpy?

Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo ReviewThe image shown above is taken by the Apple iPhone 6. It is not like a perfect DSLR but it is better than the early hood photography. So, follow these steps to get the best out of your iPhone 6 camera.

1. Understand the logics of photography:

The iPhone 6’s camera can not do anything by itself unless the users make some move, The basic thing in photography is t understand the logics. How the things work? Was that better or is it better? These things are going to clear your basics in photography. Also, the users should need to understand about the HDR, Exposure and Focus. These are the three key things in photography. If you want to take the image of the object present at a distance and in the path there some objects present in front then you should focus on the far object,

The users also need to learn about composition. It is not a very difficult task, but you have to work hard on it. It is the game of frames. There are many user who just tap and click the image which is wrong as there are many options available select the exposure, the color and then, take the image.

2. Experimenting:

This is the most important step in the photography. So, what you need to do is to compare the photos. Take 5 photos of a same object while experimenting with the exposure, focus and other things and see which is the best pic out of those. This will increase your practice and will also allows you to take some better images.

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3. Buy a iPhone 6 holding Stand or tripod:

The users take random photos using their hands, but if you want to take some professional photos then you should use a tripod stand or a iPhone 6 holding stands. Believe or not, but your hands are always going to shake while taking an image and most of the time you can see the shakiness in your pictures. So, for taking good images you need a tripod or a holding stand which can keep your iPhone 6 fixed so that you can get accurate images. Also, there are a lot of variety in this department as well.  Do buy a stand if you want some high quality images.

4. Don’t Edit or Filter Images:

The images should not be filtered and it is a old end technique which should not be followed any more. Also, if possible do not edit your photos in your iPhone 6. If you want some professional touch go for photoshop blur the background and can see something good, but the filters are no longer good. Also, process the pictures and it is really necessary.


5. Buy Camera Lens:

This is the last thing which you can do. The professionals do need to buy the camera lens for advanced photography. This is also a good technique. In the market, there are a variety of lens which starts from Rs. 1,200/- and ends at Rs. 25,000/-. So, you can consider the purchase of lens too. The online stores are selling a lot of accessories there and you can buy from there too.

Also Read: How to shoot 4K videos from iPhone 6?

These are a few steps which you can apply to get some DSLR like images. Also, there are a variety of apps present in the App Store which can help you a lot. So, just go ahead see the photographer inside you and take the images.

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