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Here are 12 smartphone photographers on Instagram who will totally make you rethink everything you thought you knew about phone photography. It’s not that big fancy camera that makes a photographer, it’s the artistic eye and the skill to achieve a vision with any camera. These smartphone photographers are proof that great images are created by the photographer with whatever tools they have.

Go ahead and follow all of these talented smartphone photographers on Instagram. Their art is truly inspiring!

@caseymccauley

We love how Casey turns real life into art with her mobile photography.

 

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Um, can we please go on an adventure with Jo Clark? She makes the world look so colorful with her iPhone photos.

 

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@angelarossphoto

Using only smartphone photography on her Instagram, Angela captures everyday beautifully and artistically.

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@irisbergmann_photography

Iris posts film, digital and iPhone photos on her Instagram. Try and guess which photos are which.

 

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@annamargaretphotos

Anna’s feed has so many moments that will make you go, “there’s no way she took that with her iPhone.” Here’s an example:

 

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Anna created this composite image on her phone using Photoshop Mix, Lightroom Mobile, Distressed FX, and Lens Distortions.

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We love how Kristin finds the light and details in a story. Her smartphone photography is ah-mazing.

 

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Sunny’s Insta isn’t 100% mobile photography and we love that we can’t tell the difference between cameras!

 

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@alice_m_phone_365

Wow, Alice’s mobile photography of everyday things and everyday life have a way of making you stop and stare.

 

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@chloelodgephotographer

There’s so much good, real stuff in Chloe’s Instagram feed. We love her storytelling!

 

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@eshanne

Eshanne Anderson definitely knows just the moment to click the shutter to capture the most perfect expressions.

 

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@bjorna

Bjorna is a mobile photographer with a knack for capturing life’s moments with an artist’s eye.

 

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@jenannro

We heart the way Jenny Rogers captures light and life so beautifully in her smartphone photography.

 

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We’re in awe of this talent! Share YOUR favorite smartphone photographers on Instagram in the comments. We’re always looking for new artists to follow!