Phone Tips and Tricks

How to be a Better Android Photographer in 10 minutes?

--Rachel Green Dec. 5, 2016

Do you know the phrase “ Android photographers”? It is a new kind of photographers. More and more people like to use Android Phone for taking photos. But do you know why Android photography is so wonderful? There are many tips for android pictures, for example, you can know how to hide pictures on Android and how to be a better smartphone photographer in 10 minute. This post will show the latter.

It is very convenient to use Android phone to take the photos quickly and easily if you suddenly see something beautiful and want to keep. Most of the time you just need to take them our of your pocket or your hand. What’s more, it is simple to edit and share photos on Android phone.


In order to adjusting the photo, you can choose to zoom out or zoom in. But if your phone haven’t got optional zoom, what can you do? Try to move by your feet to zoom. Actually, this is much better since the photo quality will be degraded when using digital zoom. Or you can turn to additional lenses, such as the iProkit lens.

zoom photos

Depth of Focus

depth of focus

You cannot create that kind of narrow DOF that blurs the background and separate the different planes due to the small sensor size and short focal length. Using a narrow will make portraiture better. You can turn to some camera apps, such as Google camera.

Pixel Density

Learn how to use pixel density, it is the most critical element to a good quality photos. The lower the density of pixels is, the high the photo quality is. It is because having a smaller pixel density means you have larger pixels that respond better to light and introduce less noise to the image.

Focus and Metering

To create some exposure compensation, you can choose and lock he focus on the Android phone. Nevertheless, it is different from a real camera because you have no manual focus, different metering mode or AF LOCK. You can access the feature by purchasing a third party camera app.


You are not allowed to place filters in front of your smartphone. But filters can be mounted on compact camera via adapters. Polarisers, neutral density and infrared filters are invaluable tools to create great images. You can also add filter with a edit app or the original camera app in your phone.

After using above tips about taking photos, you must be a better Android photographer if you taking photos next time. And don’t forget to use Phone Transfer tool to have the beautiful pictures backup. You can click below icons to download.

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