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It is recommended to send pictures via PXT to your email address and keep them for use later.

Use the highest resolution possible on your camera phone.

It goes without saying really that the higher your resolution the clearer your shot will be. This is especially true for camera phone which often have sensors of under 1 megapixel in them.

Edit images later.

Whilst it can be fun to use your camera phone's inbuilt editing and effects, it is recommended that editing pictures later on your computer produces much better quality images. Take your shots in colour at high resolution to keep your options open on how to treat it later. You can always make it black and white later, but you can't make it colour if you take it in Black and White mode. Also remember that your phone's screen will never be as good as your computer's. So if possible hang onto your shots until you can get them on your PC. Simply send them in a PXT message to your email address then save them on your PC to edit them.

Well lit subjects.

The better lit your subject is the clearer your image is likely to be. If possible shoot outside or turn on lights when shooting inside. Be aware that different lights impact the color in your images differently. Experiment with White Balance to rectify this (see below).

Get Close

One of the most common mistakes with camera phone images is that their subject ends up being a tiny, unrecognizable object in the distance. Camera phone images tend to be small due to low resolution - so fill up your view finder with your subject to save having to zoom in on the subject when editing it later (which decreases quality even more). Having said this, getting too close on some model camera phones creates distortion of either fisheye effect or lack of focus due to poor macro ability.

Don't use your digital Zoom.

As tempting as it might be to zoom in on your subject when taking your picture (if you have a zoom feature on your camera phone), it actually will decrease the quality of your shot to use your digital zoom. Plus you can always edit your shot later using photo editing software on your computer.Keep it Still.

As with all photography, the more steady your phone is when taking your shot the clearer your image will be. This is especially important in low light situations. Always try to lean your camera phone/hand against a solid object (like a tree, wall, ledge) when taking shots.

Experiment with White Balance.

An increasing number of camera phones come with adjustable white balance which allows you to modify color balance in your images based on shooting conditions. Experiment with this feature to get a good feel for the impact that it has on your shots.

Take loads of Shots and Experiment.

The beauty of all forms of digital photography (including that of camera phones) is the ability to shoot off many shots quickly.