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WSP 294 B — An Introduction to iPhoneography: Using Your Smartphone to Make Extraordinary Images

Quarter: Summer
Day(s): Sundays
Course Format: On-campus
Duration: 2 days
Date(s): Jul 22—Jul 29
Time: 10:00 am—1:30 pm
Drop Deadline: Jul 15
Unit: 0
Grade Restriction: NGR only; no credit/letter grade
Tuition: $245
Instructor(s): Yoni Mayeri
Limit: 20
Status: Closed
10:00 am—1:30 pm
Jul 22—Jul 29
2 days
Drop By
Jul 15
0 Unit
Grade Restriction
NGR only; no credit/letter grade
Yoni Mayeri
Discover how to turn your ordinary snapshots into extraordinary photographs using the power of the device that is always with you. In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to expertly capture images, edit, and create photographs with your iPhone. Gain inspiration and find your creative vision by discovering your style and expanding your technical knowledge in the emerging field of iPhoneography.

We will start by using the built-in photo app to edit and enhance iPhone photos, and we will discuss tips for optimizing the features and working around the limitations of the native (built-in) camera. We will then see demonstrations and learn the details of several third-party editing and creative applications as well as a variety of helpful accessories for enhancing and embellishing iPhoneography images. Finally, we will review best practices for saving, organizing, sharing, and printing your images. By the end of this workshop, you will have answers to your questions about the ins and outs of iPhoneography.

This workshop is for students of all levels. An iPhone 5 or newer is required for the course. A list of apps from the Apple App Store to download to your device will be sent to registered students before the course begins. Students can expect to spend an additional $10–$20 on these apps.

Please note: Section A and Section B of “An Introduction to iPhoneography: Using Your Smartphone to Make Extraordinary Images” cover the same content.

Yoni Mayeri, Photographer, iPhoneographer

Yoni Mayeri has been a professional photographer for over twenty-five years. She has devoted the last few years to the emerging field of iPhoneography, perfecting the craft, exhibiting her work in galleries and museums, and sharing her knowledge of this emerging technology and art with others. She was formerly an educator for Nikon, Minolta, and Polaroid. She has given workshops and presentations on mobile photography at UC Berkeley, John F. Kennedy University, Google, and elsewhere. Her iPhone work can be viewed at instagram.com/ yonimayeri.

Textbooks for this course:

There are no required textbooks; however, some fee-based online readings may be assigned.