8 DIY Smartphone Photography Tips

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The folks over at COOPH are at it again with a new video showcasing a couple of really cool and interesting ways to use a smartphone to take better photos. Have you ever thought about attaching it to a balloon to get a higher perspective than what you usually can? Or what about turning your phone into a pinhole camera with a little attachment? These are only two of the tricks that they feature.

These tips are bound to inspire anyone that scoffs at smartphone photography because of just how creative lots of the ideas are. Those that have played with cameras that have inherent technological limitations will also really enjoy the roundup. The video, which is after the jump, includes a bunch of cool and really fun ways to create different photos than what everyone else can do with their phones. Give some of these a try this weekend.