Tip of the Day: Camera Phone Zoom

Adapted from The Ultimate Field Guide to Photography (National Geographic, 2007, $25)

When taking a photo with a camera phone, avoid using the zoom. Nearly all camera phone “zooms” are digital zooms which means that you are enlarging a small part of the sensor’s image. Thus, the quality is very low.

Adapted from The Ultimate Field Guide to Photography (National Geographic, 2007, $25)