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Hey guys,

Recently I got an iPhone 5, and after reading some very thought-provoking articles about using one's phone as one's main camera, I started fooling around. I think between Instagram, 645 Pro, and Photoshop Express I've found a good collection of applications so that I can take and post-process images entirely on my phone, and it's forcing me to look at subjects differently.

As such, I'm proposing a thread for us purely to share photos that were not taken with something that bills itself as a camera. That means no DSLRs, no point-and-shoots, and nothing you would load film into. Instead, show me your photos taken with your phone, iPod, or anything else that bills itself as something else first and a camera (at least) second.

No need to rate photos, this is just an experiment to demonstrate the adage, "the best camera is the one you have with you at the time." They may not be technically perfect, but they will (hopefully) provide visual interest in a way that breaks us away from our bags of fancy gear and back to just taking photos that help us tell the stories of our lives.

I'll kick it off, shall I?

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Snow!! by laboitenoire, on Flickr

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Awwwww by laboitenoire, on Flickr
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iphone 4S

old ones from a while back



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one from the game last night



also leaves fallin off the trees and whatnot. did not give them permission to get rid of their leaves... lol we arent supposed to have winter this far south
not the most interesting snap shot from my porch. look at that awesome view of nothing biggrin.gif
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just got back from revisiting that junkyard. didnt take many iphone shots other than to goof around when i was trying to see what framing i wanted. gotta develop what i shot but heres one i took thats not to bad

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