What's New

* Fixed some graphical issues under iOS 7
* Small bug fixes and improvements

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App Description

“Photo Academy is a massive cross-referenced database absolutely full of tips, tricks and techniques for almost any imaginable photo-op situation.” - 148apps.com

“If you’re an amateur photographer, you’re bound to learn something.” - Gizmodo.com


Photo Academy is a comprehensive guide to helping you take better photos. Browse through thousands of tips and sample images, record your progress in your diary, and expand your photography repertoire.

Take better photos
∙ Read through targeted, original tips on a large range of photography topics, exclusively written by a professional photographer
∙ View full-screen photos for inspiration (note: requires an additional free download)
∙ Use the detailed camera settings accompanying every tip
∙ Includes thousands of tips and photos covering all types of Animals, People, Sports, Travel, Sky, Landscape and Macro subjects

Learn the basics
∙ Read a number of full length articles that scale in difficulty
∙ Start with the basics, like holding your camera, and what all those buttons are for
∙ Expand your knowledge with articles on settings, equipment, lighting and composition
∙ Complete your education with more advanced topics and editing guides

Track your progress
∙ Record your photo expeditions in the Shoot Diary
∙ Easily add your own photos, straight from the built-in camera or your own library
∙ Track the date, location, and weather conditions
∙ Jot down free-form notes for your own thoughts
∙ Show off your work to the world through Twitter, Facebook and email

If you'd like to know more, start with the video trailer at photoacademyapp.com

Start spending more time taking great photos. Thanks for checking out Photo Academy!

App Screenshots

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App Changes

  • February 17, 2015 Price increase: $3.99 -> $4.99
  • April 11, 2014 New version 1.3
  • June 04, 2013 New version 1.2
  • December 14, 2012 New version 1.1.2
  • August 06, 2012 Price increase: $2.99 -> $3.99
  • March 05, 2012 New version 1.1.1
  • November 21, 2011 New version 1.1
  • October 31, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • October 29, 2011 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • October 23, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • October 22, 2011 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • September 22, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99