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February 10, 2016 07:00 ET

Adorama TV Shares Tips on Shooting Portraits With an iPhone

Adorama TV Recently Released an Episode of "Picture Perfect iPhone Photography With Jack Hollingsworth" That Tackles Shooting Portraits With an iPhone

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Feb 10, 2016) - Adorama, one of the world's largest photography, video and audio, imaging and electronics retailers, released one of the latest installments in its series "Picture Perfect iPhone Photography with Jack Hollingsworth" on Adorama TV. The series is hosted by Jack Hollingsworth, one of the industry's best-known names in world lifestyle, travel, portrait, and stock photography.

The episode focuses on shooting portraits with an iPhone, with Jack providing practical tips on taking better portraits with an iPhone when travelling to exotic, far-flung locations.

Jack's first tip is about getting the subject's permission before shooting to avoid any misunderstandings. "The street portraiture I do while travelling, I tend to first ask permission rather than forgiveness [later]," he notes. Other tips include using soft lighting to flatter the subject and using the compensation slider to bracket the exposure in iPhone photography.

Jack is passionate about world photography and is an advocate of smartphone photography. Having a large following on Twitter and Instagram, Jack has been listed as the 11th most influential photographer on Twitter by

His work is represented by every major stock agency in the industry today, including Getty, Corbis, and Blend Images. Jack's clients include Four Seasons Hotel, Ritz Carlton, and American Airlines.

Early this year, Jack signed on as Adorama's newest official photographer. The iPhoneography expert has produced how-to videos on family, fashion, and everyday photography with an iPhone. All these videos are available on Adorama TV.

Check out Jack's tips for shooting great portraits with an iPhone here:

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