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Does this sound familiar?
  • Your photos are missing something - leaving you feeling stuck, underwhelmed and frustrated 
  • You are tired of spending countless hours on YouTube and are not improving your photography
  • Photography brings you joy and fulfilment capturing special moments and creating photos
  • You know you can improve with the right source of instruction and community
Imagine creating beautiful photos in any location, every time... and have everyone love them
Which tutorial topics do you need help with today?
More creative photos
Create sharper photos
Stronger composition
Mobile photo editing
Your FREE Smartphone Photography photo sharing forum and community
  • No hashtags or algorithms - it's a good old fashion engaging forum!
  • Share photos, comment, share links and connect with other mobile photographers
  • Positive, polite and supportive private community - no more toxic groups
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 NEW book 'Stronger Photo Composition Four Step System - 100 techniques & tips'
  • Intuitively create your next best photo using this easy-to-follow systematic approach
  • Create impactful and storytelling compositions using the phone you own
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Paperback or eBook 

Get immediate access to the first sections of the book for FREE. No need to download anything.

Over the top comprehensive
"The book is jam-packed with everything you will ever need to know about photo composition. There are photos to show you what works best and the written content tells you why it works. It will become my "go-to" reference book for composition"

- James Della Volpe

Brilliant book
"Just like Mike's online courses, this book is very well written, to the point and with minimal technical jargon.

Applying these techniques will enhance your photos. You feel encouraged to try different angles and take meaningful, more thoughtful pics."

- PM Benbassat

The go to book for photo composition.
"This an absolute must buy for anyone interested in photography who would like some help with composing better photos. This book is a comprehensive guide on all aspects of composition. Although primarily aimed at mobile phone photographers this would also benefit any photographers wishing to improve their composition. I cannot recommend this book highly enough, it is superb, in clear, precise language and with some great photos for illustration. Don't hesitate just buy it, you won't regret it. Thanks, Mike for this wonderful aid to improving my photos."

- Mark Johnson

Have You Heard About Our Smartphone Photography Club?
It's an online club, learning environment and community specifically for us smartphone photographers
Packed with in-depth, practical training and resources on photographic intention, storytelling, composition, capture and editing techniques using apps on both iPhone and Android.
PLUS the instructor and community support you to ensure you achieve your full potential by creating and sharing photos you love.
The only online mobile-specific camera club!!

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Create Photos You Love
Have you realised your photos are looking the same? Discover the techniques to create new or enhance existing photos to love.
Save Time And Money
You don't need a new device or camera. The included photography training will have you producing better photos than a new phone.
Get More Photo Likes
Admit it. We all enjoy that little dopamine hormone hit when someone likes our photo. It is validation and recognition.
Take Out The Guesswork
Learning is a struggle when we don't know what we don't know! Searching YouTube does not fill in your knowledge/skill gaps.
Connect With Others
The new Forum feature and monthly Zoom community calls are a great way to connect with like-minded photographers.
Improve Your Photography
The Smartphone Photography Transformation Program is your fast track to advancing your photography technically and creatively.
Smartphone Photography Club Member Benefits
  • Advance your photography with full access to existing and future courses and content
  • Learn new styles and techniques and share your photos in our monthly theme/assignment
  • Be motivated and inspired to push yourself creatively and shoot more photos
  • Over 15 hours of bite-sized video lessons and written content for your learning style
  • Monthly critiques from photos shared in the forum community challenges
  • $500+ courses at a fraction of the investment with your monthly or yearly membership
Access the Full Smartphone Transformation Program
The key to your success is the right content in the correct order... without the overwhelm.
If you think you are not a technical or creative person or struggle to get those photo editing results, this is what you have been looking for!
15+ hours of video and over 58,000 words - factoring adult learning principles and styles.
smartphone photography transformation program
intention and storytelling - smartphone photography club camera course
Become a more intentional photographer
  • What Is photographic intention?
  • Storytelling in your photos
  • Find your photographic style
  • Pre-photo checklist

Photo intention is both the motivation and reason for taking the photo and the desired result. Becoming more intentional is one of the first transformational steps towards producing incredible photos.

blurry to tack-sharp photos - smartphone photography club camera course
Blurry to Tack-Sharp Photos: 4-Step System
  • Prepare the subject/scene
  • Prepare the smartphone camera
  • Photo capture techniques
  • Editing - photo sharpening

Using my proprietary 'Blurry to Tack-Sharp Photos: 4-Step System' you will realise you do not need to upgrade your smartphone. Take complete manual control to capture photos you did not believe possible.

stronger photo composition - smartphone photography club camera course
Stronger Photo Composition: 4-Step System
  • Position the camera - 32 tips
  • Position of the subject - 20 tips
  • Position the supporting elements - 34 tips
  • Composition editing tools - 20 tips
Using my proprietary 'Photo Composition Stacking; 4-Step System' you'll refine and create much more powerful and engaging photos. You will be stimulated to develop a heightened sensitivity to your surroundings.
mobile photo editing system - smartphone photography club camera course
Mobile Photo Editing: 4-Step System
  • Composition - tools and techniques
  • Tones - tools and techniques
  • Color - tools and techniques
  • Local adjustments - tools and techniques

Enhance the viewer experience through strategic photo editing to manipulate their attention and reaction. Using Snapseed and Lightroom mobile apps, you will learn the basics through to advanced techniques.

In a nutshell... learn to see a photo opportunity, effortlessly create a strong composition, consistently capture a sharp photo, and then edit it into the best possible version you will love.
bonus 14 day photo creativity challenge - smartphone photography club camera course
Bonus: 14-Day Photo Creativity Challenge
This challenge is your key to start building that creativity muscle to become more confident and take interesting photos anywhere, anytime!
30 days of lightroom mobile - smartphone photography club membership bonus
Bonus: 30 Days Of Lightroom Mobile
Available in the App store and Google Play. Learn what, when and how to use all the best photo editing and manual photo capture tools
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Bonus: Stronger Photo Composition eBook
For a limited time: Select the yearly membership option to receive a paperback version of the book. Everyone gets the eBook version.
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15-STEP ROADMAP To Your Next Best Photo!
[ Available FREE for a limited time only ]
  • Intention
  • Composition
  • Capture
  • Editing
17-page eBook full of tips!
Easy-to-follow steps for every photo