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7 Simple Tips, Tricks and Ideas for Taking More Creative Smartphone Photos

COOPH, The Cooperative of Photography, is back in the photo tip game again, this time showing us 7 smartphone photography tips you’ll want to be writing down if you ever shoot with the computer in your pocket.

From unique panorama uses to a clever way to easily take partially underwater photos, these tips are quick, easy and will certainly add a little variety to your Instagram arsenal.

The result of a "Drive-By Panorama"

The result of a “Drive-By Panorama”

Demonstrated by photographer Lorenz Holder, a few of our personal favorites are the PanoDash and the water drop macro lens (a tip we’ve actually covered before on its own).

And although Holder uses an iPhone 5S to capture the shots in the video, almost any smartphone is capable of capturing and creating photographs using these tips, so don’t be discouraged by his choice of device. Just watch the roundup at the top and then get out there and get creative!