Portrait Lighting

How to shoot portrait photos with iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X

Video tutorials: how to use Portrait Lighting.

One of the most interesting new features introduced with the iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X is the ability to shoot professional-looking portrait photos. Portrait Lighting is built into the camera app, allowing you to shoot and enhance excellent portrait photos with ease.

Apple has just posted two short video tutorials highlighting how to use the feature with the new iPhones. The first video is called ‘How to shoot with Portrait Lighting on iPhone 8 Plus‘. It shows you how to switch to portrait mode and scroll to choose the lighting effect.

The second video is about editing. You can edit the photo and apply several lighting effects. First, you open a portrait shot, and then tap ‘Edit’. Scroll to choose the effect and tap Done.

Check out the videos and tell us what you think about this feature for iPhoneX and iPhone 8 Plus.

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