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Handy Photography Tips with the iPhone 14 Pro Max Part 2

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The iPhone 14 Pro Max is the latest model released by Apple. The company has gone all out regarding upgrades to ensure that the phone’s camera specs are among the best in the market. Here are some of the iPhone 14 Pro Max camera features you can expect:

1. Higher megapixels.

Any professional photographer will tell you that the number of megapixels doesn’t necessarily equate to a good photo.

Still, it’s hard to be less than impressed with the iPhone 14 pro max camera megapixels, which boasts about 48MP for its primary camera, 12MP for the ultra-wide lens, and 12MP for the telephoto lens.

Similar to the iPhone 13, the latest model also boasts various photographic styles like Standard, Rich Contrast, Vibrant, Warm, and Cool. When taking a few test shots, try to adjust the level of the filter on the screen to get you the right amount of shadow and light.

2. Action camera features.

Aside from higher megapixels, the iPhone 14 Pro Max camera settings also have action camera features. This addition means an auto image stabilization feature that enables users to focus on the subject even during movement. Expect great shots that you thought were limited to a costly, bulky DSLR!

3. More zoom options.

Expect more variety when taking shots with this phone. Unlike other phones, which have limited variety in zoom options, the iPhone 14 Pro Max camera quality stays the same even with its varied range of optical zoom levels from 0.5x to 3x.

4. Higher video resolutions.

Content creators like TikTokers and YouTubers can use the various video modes available. These include cinematic mode, which can range to 4K HDR at 30 frames per second, slow-mo, and time-lapse. The latter mode also comes with video stabilization, so users won’t have to worry about blurry video quality before editing and uploading.

Additionally, action mode records at 2.8K, although it may require a higher-lit setting. Fortunately, you can make light adjustments in the settings, although the image stabilization may compromise. Nevertheless, the action camera is still quite impressive, with vibrant action clips at very little loss of quality.

Need a Video Tutorial?

Fortunately, Apple Insider has a comprehensive guide on making the most of your iPhone 14 Pro Max. Here is the link to the video. Remember to take practice shots and play around with the settings until you get what you want. Like most skills, learning the art of phone photography requires constant practice.

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