Westland Place Studios

Discover Phone Photography

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Your phone's camera is just like any other camera, except you always have it with you. Our phone photography course is suitable for anyone who wants to get to grips with their phone's camera settings. Develop your creativity whilst learning how to use the settings and functions on your phone with this great interactive half day course.


The course includes an expert phone photographer led presentation and discussion to guide you through various ways of improving your photography using your phone, such as techniques to strengthen the composition in your frame, we will discuss how light can add mood to your images and help you to develop narrative in your images.

We will also take a look at using some of the more advanced settings for shooting in challenging lighting environments such as low-light and on extremely bright days alongside Portraiture, Still Life and Landscape Photography using the cameras filters and exposure modes to help you improve your techniques.


After completing ‘Discover Phone Photography’ you will be able to confidently use all of the key photographic settings of your phone and have gained a better understanding of the creative techniques that will improve your photography. The course is led by an award-winning photographer.

Photography Course Content

  • Introduction
  • Composition
  • Light
  • Subject
  • Exposure
  • Focus
  • Night Mode
  • Colour temperature
  • Operating the camera in semi-automatic and manual modes
  • Analysing photography
  • Mini project
  • Review and feedback

Equipment Needed

You will need a Samsung, Apple or Google camera phone. For the online version of the course you will also need a reliable broadband connection and a free Zoom account. You may also wish to have a notebook and pen handy.