This is a thorough class where you'll learn the tools, techniques, and photography tips to create gorgeous iPhone photographs (using an iPod Touch or iPad as well).
With more than 80 short video lessons - which you can access and review anytime, forever... you will learn the information and techniques to take your mobile photography to the next level.
Learn to use 'the camera that's always with you' -- whether it's for travel, for business, for family, or just for fun with friends. View the short (3:00) video above for an overview & introduction to this course.
Comments from folks enjoying this class:
Very comprehensive, great pacing and instruction.
Love the enthusiasm & professionalism of Chet Davis already...can't wait to learn more.
Chet has created a concise, easy to follow, set of lectures for the iPhone... To sum up, the course hits all bases and has taught me some new tricks, which makes using my new iPhone even more enjoyable!
As someone technologically challenged I appreciate how the viewer is walked through all the lessons. Very helpful and I highly recommend!
What You Will Learn in this iPhone Photography Course
We start with the the settings and options in the iPhone camera app. You'll see up close and personal the Apps (iPhone Applications) that will give you great results - both in capturing photos, and in processing & editing photos right on your iPhone.
Together we'll cover several techniques to improve your camera composition -- and hone your creative eye. And I'll share with you the easy ways to connect to a computer for sharing and archiving of your iPhone photographs.
You can participate in this class via your desktop or laptop computer, but you can also enjoy learning using the Udemy App on your iPad. This free App is available in the App Store here: Udemy free App for iPad
Comments from those who have learned from Chet Davis:
"I REALLY enjoyed your class. YOU make the class enjoyable and fun and you are so easy-going and an AMAZING teacher."
"Chet is an amazing teacher. His clarity, knowledge, patience and warm personality are such a gift to any person lucky to be learning from him"
"I wish I had you as a teacher in High School!"
In this short lesson you will learn how to use the Comments/Questions & Notes functions in the Udemy interface. These are great tools to contact the teacher and to keep your own personal notes of the most important new things you'll learn as you work through this and other Udemy classes.
Learn how to access and use the six different methods for sharing your photo/s right from the iOS camera roll. NOTE: Video re-edited 5/30/12. Please lecture 17 for additional/new functions enabled by the iOS 6 software on the iPhone
In this short lesson you'll learn how to create new Photo Albums and add photos from your Camera Roll to these albums.
Chet shows you how to create a slide-show right on the spot to play from your iPhone (iPod Touch, or iPad). You can even select from several transition effects and add a song - right in your iOS device.
Chet demonstrates how to use the Glyph to attach your iPhone to a camera tripod.
Chet shows you this new device called the 'SlingShot' that serves as a hand-held stabilizer (works good on the new Panoramic photo function in iOS 6) and a lightweight, portable tripod for your iPhone/iPod Touch
The Camera Awesome App contains a mighty powerful one button effects generator called the 'Awesomize' tool. Chet will show you how to use this, and how to fine tune the Awesomizer
In this lecture Chet introduces you to the variety of Processing Tools available in the Camera Awesome App, and shows you the difference between the included (free) sets of 9 tools and the purchase-able tools. In the accompanying PDF document Chet provides a screen shot of the included four sets of Processing Tools.
You'll learn the settings & functions for the Instagram Camera, which is part of the Instagram App (similar but different than the Apple iOS Camera App.
In this lesson you'll learn how to apply the photo filters or pre-set effects in the Instagram App - it's these Filter effects that are really the 'trademark' of Instagram (folks have even created Instagram Filters for Adobe Photoshop and other photo editing applications for desktop computers). You'll also learn about the newer and less well known 'Lux' effect in the Instagram App.
Chet will show you the different options for sharing your photos using the Instagram App - both within the Instagram community but outside as well (via Facebook, Twitter, Email, etc).
In this lesson you'll learn how to pull in photos you captured on your 'regular' iOS Camera App (or created with another photo app on your iOS device and then saved to your Camera Roll) and bring that image into Instagram for further editing or if you simply wish to share that photograph with the Instagram community.
Chet loves to teach...he loves helping others learn, whether it's an artistic technique in video or photography; or a software application or technology tool. Whether you join Chet for a live hands-on workshop or an on-line lesson on Udemy you clearly experience his enthusiasm, his expertise, and his passion for teaching.
Chet 'cut' his teacher teeth with 17 years in the classroom as teacher of a high school Video Technology program in California. He's made presentations at National and Regional Conferences and led hands-on workshops for in 41 US States, 3 Canadian provinces and in Europe (European Schools Program). Chet is listed in two volumes of Who’s Who in American Education and has testified before a Congressional Sub-Committee on the importance of Technology in Education.
When he's not teaching, he enjoys traveling - and producing travel video and photography. He likes playing tennis, snowboarding and mountain biking... and he loves to cook (he makes a mean Chimichanga from scratch).