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SMARTPHONE SHOOTING TECHNIQUES (video)
PRISMA APP PHOTOS EXAMPLES

SMARTPHONE PHOTO APPS ASSIGNMENT
There are many things that make the smartphone camera a thing of beauty.  It is light, it is portable, it takes amazing photos and best of all, it is always with you.  The smartphone camera has revolutionized the world of photography.  Most of you are intimately familiar with this amazing device, and frequently use photo-based social media platforms such as Instagram.  

While Instagram may be the most popular photo-based social network, it is not where the creative photography apps end.  It can be great to experiment with other smartphone photo editing applications too.  Here is a link to a list of “10 Best Photo Apps For iPhone Photography” that you might want to check out.  You may know of some, or all of the apps.  But experimenting with them can take your photography to an entirely different level.   

WHAT TO DO •STEP 1:
Prisma is a popular photo app that is not listed in that “10 Best Photo Apps For iPhone Photography” article. You may have already know about, or be using, the Prisma app. It was an "Apple Store App of the Year" in 2016, and "Google Play Best App of 2016." If so you have already downloaded this app, then you are ready to go for this assignment.  If not, the first step is to download the Prisma photo app for your Apple or Android smartphone, and use it for this "Smartphone Photo App Assignment." 

WHAT TO DO •STEP 2:
Shoot a minimum of 20 images, then apply one of the many Prisma filters to change the look of your photos.  Try a variety of their filters on some the favorite photos you’ve shot.  After applying the filter to your photos, pick your two favorites, send them to yourself, and submit them in the proper folder in the photo server.

WHAT TO DO •STEP 3 -THE PROOFSHEET:
For your proofsheet, do screenshot of your images on your phone, email them to yourself, then put them on a Photoshop background with your name, assignment name and period number (see below).
Save your images as:
P#lastname_phonepic1
P#lastname_phonepic2
P#lastname_phonepic3 (this is your proofsheet)