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Apple Shares New 'Saudi Desert Riders' Shot on iPhone Video

Tuesday December 10, 2019 12:37 pm PST by
Apple today shared a new video in its ongoing "Shot on iPhone" series, showing off the photographic capabilities of the iPhone 11 Pro. Shot in the Al Kharrarah Desert in Saudi Arabia, the video features a group of Saudi riders racing through the sand dunes in ATVs and on dirt bikes. In one of the toughest terrains of Saudi Arabia, see how a group of Saudi riders have taken themselves to the ...

Apple Shares New 'Snowbrawl' Shot on iPhone 11 Pro Video

Monday December 2, 2019 12:15 pm PST by
Apple this afternoon shared a new video in its long running "Shot on iPhone" series, this time showing off the photographic capabilities of the iPhone 11 Pro. The new "Snowbrawl" video features a cinematic snowball fight between two warring teams. "Make your holiday videos epic with the highest-quality video in a smartphone, ever," reads the tagline for the video, which was directed by...

Selena Gomez's New 'Lose You to Love Me' Video Shot on iPhone 11 Pro

Tuesday October 22, 2019 10:54 pm PDT by
Selena Gomez today released a new song and video entitled "Lose You to Love Me," and the entire video was shot in black and white using an iPhone 11 Pro. Apple has released a one-minute clip of the video as part of its ongoing "Shot on iPhone" series, but the full video is available on Gomez's YouTube channel. As noted by Billboard, the video was shot by noted music video director...

Apple Shares New Series of 'Shot on iPhone' ASMR Videos

Wednesday August 7, 2019 11:05 am PDT by
Apple today continued on with its "Shot on iPhone" series, uploading several new videos, but this time with a twist -- the videos are focused on ASMR, a popular YouTube trend that uses sound to evoke an "autonomous sensory meridian response." Apple shared four videos in the series, all of which are between six and 10 minutes in length. The first, "Whispers from Ghost Forest," features a woman...
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Apple's Latest 'Shot on iPhone' Campaign Goes 'On Tour' With 16 Singers and Bands Around the World

Tuesday July 30, 2019 7:12 am PDT by
Apple is expanding its long-running "Shot on iPhone" marketing campaign with a new series of "On Tour" videos and billboard ads featuring 16 musicians and bands from around the world, according to Adweek. As part of the campaign, Apple has shared three new videos that provide an up-close and behind-the-scenes look at concerts hosted by rock band Florence and the Machine, singer FKA twigs, and...
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2019 iPhone Photography Award Winners Announced

Thursday July 25, 2019 10:21 am PDT by
The winners of the 12th annual iPhone Photography Awards were unveiled today. This year's recipients were selected from thousands of entries from over 140 countries around the world, including Australia, Bahrain, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Peru, Portugal, Russia, South Africa, Taiwan, the United Kingdom, and the United States. "Big Sister" shot on ...

Apple's Latest 'Shot on iPhone' Video Timed With 2019 Cricket World Cup

Thursday June 27, 2019 7:41 am PDT by
Apple this week shared a new "Shot on iPhone XS" ad highlighting the sport of cricket in India, coinciding with the ongoing 2019 Cricket World Cup in England and Wales. The video is featured on Apple's website in India. "It's the spirit of India, captured in a game, a love story that spans more than a billion hearts. Come, celebrate cricket the way India does." The video is part of...

Apple Highlights iMessage Encryption, App Store Privacy, and iPhone Recycling in Trio of New Ads

Sunday June 23, 2019 8:22 pm PDT by
Apple today shared three new ads on its YouTube channel in Australia, highlighting iMessage encryption, App Store privacy, and iPhone recycling, as part of its ongoing "That's iPhone" marketing campaign around the world. Apple also shared a new Shot on ‌iPhone‌ XS video and a companion behind-the-scenes video on its main YouTube channel on Saturday: The video was shot on the ‌iPhon...

Apple Shares New Shot on iPhone XS Video With Portrait Tips From Photojournalist Christoper Anderson

Monday June 10, 2019 1:21 pm PDT by
Apple this afternoon shared a new video in its ongoing "Shot on iPhone" series, this time showcasing the work of photojournalist Christopher Anderson, who Apple says is known for "magnetic portraiture." In the video, which is in portrait orientation and meant to be watched on an ‌iPhone‌, Anderson provides some tips on what he pays attention to when creating a portrait of a person. ...

Apple Shares New 'Shot on iPhone XS' Video Featuring Images of Nature From Around the World

Wednesday April 17, 2019 4:29 am PDT by
Apple this morning shared a new video in its ongoing "Shot on iPhone XS" series, this time focusing on awe-inspiring natural scenes caught on Apple's smartphone camera by artist group Camp4 Collective. Titled "Don't Mess With Mother," the one-minute video features various stark images of nature in action, captured from around the world, synced to the song "Last Rites" by Megadeth. Shots ...

Apple Shares New Shot on iPhone XS Video Featuring the Maldives Whale Shark Research Programme

Monday April 15, 2019 1:39 pm PDT by
Apple this afternoon shared a new video in its ongoing "Shot on iPhone XS" series, this time focusing on the Maldives Shark Research Programme, a charity focused on whale shark research and community-focused conservation efforts. The eight minute long video features underwater shots of whale sharks and the researchers that are studying them, as well as providing insights into how researchers...
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Apple's Latest 'Shot on iPhone XS' Video Features Toronto Maple Leafs Stars Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner

Wednesday April 10, 2019 10:14 am PDT by
Apple has shared a new "Shot on iPhone XS" video featuring Toronto Maple Leafs stars Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner on its YouTube channel in the U.S. and Canada, just in time for the start of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs tonight. In the short clip, Matthews films a day in the life of Marner as the teammates travel, practice, greet fans, and more. The Maple Leafs are set to face the...

Apple Shares New 'Shot on iPhone XS' Short Film Exploring the Cuban Surfing Community

Friday April 5, 2019 8:16 am PDT by
Apple today shared a new "Shot on iPhone XS" video on its YouTube channel that highlights the growing surfing community in Cuba. Apple says the short film provides "a glimpse into the Cuban surf community and a new era within the island nation" and "explores the humble beginnings of the movement and how interest in surfing is building in the country." Apple also shared a behind the scenes ...
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Apple Announces Winners of Shot on iPhone Challenge

Tuesday February 26, 2019 6:10 am PST by
Apple today announced the 10 winners of its Shot on iPhone photography challenge that ran from January 22 to February 7. Dina Alfasi from Israel, shot on iPhone X The winners are Alex Jiang, Blake Marvin, Elizabeth Scarrott, Andrew Griswold, Bernard Antolin, and LieAdi Darmawan from the U.S., Darren Soh from Singapore, Nikita Yarosh from Belarus, Dina Alfasi from Israel, and Robert Glaser...

Apple Shares Short 'Shot on iPhone' Film Ahead of Chinese New Year

Thursday January 24, 2019 7:25 pm PST by
Ahead of Chinese New Year, which falls on February 5, Apple has shared a new "Shot on iPhone" film created by Jia Zhangke. Called, "The Bucket," the film was captured entirely on an ‌iPhone‌ XS, and it features a family wrapping up their Chinese New Year celebrations. A mother packs up goods for her son to take back to the city, equipping him with a heavy bucket to lug home. The film uses ‌...

Apple to Pay Licensing Fees to 'Shot on iPhone' Contest Winners After Artist Complaints

Thursday January 24, 2019 5:54 pm PST by
Apple is planning to pay the photographers who win its "Shot on iPhone" photography contest, the company announced today in an updated press release. Apple clarified its position on payment for the photographs following multiple complaints from artists that were highlighted earlier today by The Verge. The "Shot on iPhone" contest was first announced on Tuesday, and at the time, Apple...

Apple Asks Users to Submit Their Best 'Shot on iPhone' Photos for New Challenge

Tuesday January 22, 2019 10:17 am PST by
Apple is hosting a "Shot on iPhone" photography challenge, and is asking ‌iPhone‌ users to submit outstanding photographs that were captured on an ‌iPhone‌. Entries are being collected starting today, with users able to submit a photo on Instagram or Twitter using the "#ShotOniPhone" hash tag or submitting a high-resolution photo to with the file format...

Apple's Latest 'Shot on iPhone' Video Reflects on Life of 17-Year-Old Athlete From American Samoa

Sunday January 20, 2019 12:11 pm PST by
Apple has shared a new "Shot on iPhone" video on its YouTube channel that presents a portrait of Eddie Siaumau, a 17-year-old athlete from American Samoa who has just accepted a full-ride scholarship to a NCAA Division I university. The small island of American Samoa, nicknamed "Football Island," is a U.S. territory in the South Pacific Ocean that reportedly produces athletes who are around 5...
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Shot on iPhone XR: Real-World Photos and Portraits With Depth Control From New York City

Thursday October 25, 2018 7:53 am PDT by
MacRumors traveled to New York City this week to spend some time with the iPhone XR ahead of its release. While there, we spent the day testing its camera and Portrait Mode with Depth Control with help from some volunteer New Yorkers. Behind the scenes of shooting with the iPhone XR (not taken with iPhone XR) The photos below were shot with the iPhone XR's default Camera app on iOS 12, and...

Apple Highlights Best 'Shot on iPhone XS' Photos

Monday October 1, 2018 1:17 pm PDT by
Apple this afternoon shared several of the best "Shot on iPhone" photos that it's seen on Instagram and Twitter from customers who have purchased one of the new iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max devices. The photos were collected from Instagram and Twitter users who included the hashtag "#ShotoniPhone" alongside their photos, with images showcasing Portrait Mode, Smart HDR, more advanced bokeh, Depth ...