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Do you shoot in LIVE MODE? Most newer phones now have the option to shoot in LIVE MODE or MOTION PHOTO. If your phone doesn’t have the LIVE MODE feature, you can download an app to enable it.  Basically, LIVE MODE lets you take short videos while taking a photo. The camera will record a few seconds before you press the shutter button and a few seconds after you have taken your photo. This creates a video that is about 6 seconds long. You can then edit the photo/video and change your main photo if you wish.  P.S. Join our...

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Do you know how to sort your phone photos? You’re probably like most of us and have a gazillion photos on your camera roll. It’s not like before when we had to purchase a roll of 12 or 24 film and choose wisely when to press the shutter-because every click cost money.  Now, we just click away without any concerns, and over time we accumulate a lot of photos. This can get messy and photos can get lost. Did you know that you can create folders in your camera roll to neatly put your photos in? Create folders and name...

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Preview: Do you know how to take a still photo from a video? Do you wish you could snap photos when you are recording video with your phone? There’s an easy way to achieve this.  Smartphones let you take still photos while you record video. Simply press the white shutter button at the bottom in the camera app while you are recording video and the phone will take a photo and save it to your camera roll. P.S. Join our Facebook group Shoot Like a Pro With Your Phone and share your photos with the community. Also, by joining you’ll...

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Do You Know This Cool Way To Find TikTok Videos? Do you enjoy watching TikTok videos? Are you following the dance trends that are set to specific songs?  Did you know that you could search for videos by audio? Tap the spinning record at the top right of the video and you can then add it to your favorites, share it, find all videos containing that audio, and even record a video of your own with it.  Read our blog post about how to get started on TikTok here.   P.S. Join our Facebook group Shoot Like a Pro With...

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  Want To Be a TikTok Star? TikTok is super popular now and practically everyone has a TikTok account.  Want more attention for your TikTok videos? A good way to get more views and likes is to take the time to create quality videos. The position of the phone and good lighting is important. Look into purchasing a light source and a tripod to capture the best videos you can. Also, take the time to edit your videos. The difference shows if you’ve spent 1 minute or 30 minutes creating your video. Your followers will appreciate the time and effort...

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