Smarter Smartphone Photography: Shooting + Editing for Light and Shadow


This unit can be a follow up to the introductory Smarter Smartphone Photography, or it can be taken as a stand alone experience.


Light and Shadow are essential elements of photography and are often the subject of a photograph. Smartphone cameras sometimes struggle with these basic elements, unless you, the photographer take control of making your image! Join the New Mexico Museum of Art to discover how to get the most out of light and shadow with your smartphone camera!

Program Targeted to: 7th grade – Adult

Program Duration: 60 minutes

In-person option: In classroom or on-site, virtual preferred

Additional information

Age Group

6th – 8th Grade, 9th – 12th Grade, Homeschool, College, Adult, Out of school time organizations


Art, Photography




New Mexico Museum of Art