Magic iPhone Photo Trick — Soften the Background, After the Shot!

Derrick Story
Jan 14 · 3 min read

“Oh, that’s an iPhone picture.”

Photographers like to mutter that under their breath as they browse through other people’s portraits.

The tipoff is the expansive depth of field resulting from that teeny-tiny camera sensor. Everything is in focus. I mean, everything. Sure, it’s helpful sometimes, but artistically speaking, for…