Before the days of smartphones — if you can remember such a time — taking a great photo was a labor-intensive process.
You’d have to buy a fancy camera and editing software for your desktop computer, and invest some serious time and energy into learning how to use them.
But thanks to our mobile devices and the editing apps that come with them, we can now take high quality photos and edit them without too many bells and whistles — all from the same device that we use to make calls.
How to Take Better Photos on Your Phone: 18 Tips & Tricks
1) Use gridlines to balance your shot.
Go to “Settings,” choose “Photos & Camera,” and switch “Grid” on.
Launch the camera app, go to “Settings,” scroll down and switch the “grid lines” option to “on.”