Portrait mode on iPhone7 Plus, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X employs dual cameras in order to make a depth-of-field effect. With the help of this feature, you can make your subject pop while having a dramatic blurred background. Moreover, by adding lighting effects to your image, the feature which is available for iPhone X, make the photo more fascinating. And your selfie camera will also have a Portrait mode feature if you use iPhone X. So if you have these phones and want to enjoy the Portrait mode, read this post.
How to take photos in Portrait mode
First, you need to update your phone to the latest IOS. After opening the camera app, choose Portrait mode. when you see the yellow Portrait box, tap on the gray circle.
So you will get a high-quality perfect shot in an easy way. The camera will also provide you with some tips in some situations. For example, if the area is too dark or you are too far from the camera, it notifies you and gives some tips about how to get a better shot. Using flash and setting the timer as well as applying camera filters are the other options you can choose. If you want to have an even better photo, use auto-enhance after taking your photo in Portrait mode.
How to add lighting to your Portrait photo
iPhone X and iPhone 8 Plus can improve your photos through the use of Portrait Lighting feature. they let you add a studio-light lighting effect to your photo in order to brighten your face or isolate it in the spotlight. For this purpose, you should edit the photo and then choose the Lighting effect and then tap Done.
How to activate Portrait mode for your selfie camera
Note that you can take a selfie in Portrait mode, just in case you have iPhone X. First, you need to flip the camera. Then, swipe to Portrait mode after opening the Camera application. Use volume buttons so as to snap your high-quality Portrait selfie.
How to remove the Portrait mode effect from your photo
Sometimes you take a photo, but you don’t want it in Portrait mode. In this case, edit the photo and choose Portrait located at the top of the screen.
How to improve your Portrait photo?
Some apps are designed to get your photo even better since they give you more options in order to edit them. One of these amazing apps is iOS app Focos. It makes you have more control over all the aspects of your Portrait photos. For example, it can change the appearance of the blurred background into swirly or creamy. You may decide to have backgrounds with stars, hearts and more various shapes. With the help of Focos, you will be able to adjust background and foreground bokeh. Accordingly, you feel like you have access the actual lens and camera. It also has more options for representing depth in a better way. Slide view is also provided so you can choose the parts you want to get blurred.
As iPhone X was considered as one of the best camera phones, you may not need to go to a studio to get a Portrait photo. Just try the Portrait mode and take studio-quality Portrait photos as much as you want.