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How to Produce Outstanding Digital Photos

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Class Description

Effective immediately in response to COVID-19, most Technology Training classes will be delivered online until further notice.

In advance of each session, Tech Training will provide you with a Zoom link to your class, along with any required class materials.


This class will give you a working knowledge of your Smartphone or device that has a camera, show you how to use the applications that can modify pictures, and explain ways to upload or store your pictures.

This course will have three high-level objectives: using a smartphone as a "professional" camera, leveraging applications for editing photos, and strategies for uploading and storing photos.

Specific topics will include but not be limited to:

  • Photography tips and tricks for mobile
  • Camera applications for the smartphone
  • Applications for editing beyond the built-in applications
  • Storage and Backup options
  • Photography workflow models
  • Photo storage options



This will focus on in class activities with your device heavily. We will:

  • Creating a Shot List
  • Camera and Application Set Up
  • Workflow Set Up
  • Editing Application Essentials

University IT Technology Training classes are only available to Stanford University staff, faculty, students, and Stanford Hospitals & Clinics employees, including Stanford Health Care, Stanford Health Care Tri-Valley, Stanford Medicine Partners, and Stanford Medicine Children's Health. A valid SUNet ID is needed to enroll in a class.