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Social Photography is a book all about making your smartphone photos stand out from the rest.
Author Daniela Bowker is an established photoblogger and has the knowledge you'll need to get set up in the online world.
The book begins with a few words about what smartphoneography is and how social networking changed how we share photos, before going in to the main social networks used for photo blogging, how they work and what makes them special, along with what types of photo you should share on each one.
What to photograph, when and where to photograph along with a brief explanation of how to embrace and get the best out of your smartphone camera are covered, before the book moves into the composition of your images and the basic rules of taking a good photo.
Next, getting a specific look in your photos is covered, for example, the retro look, or the warm/golden, or frosty/cold look. Next, there are some master tips on getting the best out of your smartphone camera, and some tips for getting the best out of certain types of photo, for example child and pet photography.
The book also includes the profiles of several stars of the photo-blogging world, to give you an idea of what can be achieved. The last chapter is about what apps are available to help you personalise your images with editing and filters.
Overall, this is a very stylish book that includes lots of fun facts and will be ideal for someone new to the world of photo sharing, or if someone wants to learn more about which social sites are good for certain types of photo. It's also great at teaching you how to take better photos on your smartphone in just a few simple steps.