I never thought I would say this, but… yes – you can take a very good quality video on the iPhone 4. There’s a few tricks you’ll need (as you’ll see in my video tutorial)
- Go to the Settings on your phone and turn ‘Airplane Mode’ from OFF to ON so a phone call won’t interrupt your video. Don’t forget to turn it back OFF again when you are done filming!
- You will want to use a wide angle lens. Why? Scroll down to see photos with and without the wide angle and you’ll know
- To learn how to adapt the wide angle lens with your iPhone4 or other smart phone, watch this video:
Overall I was quite pleased with the quality of the video camera in the iPhone4, and the best part? I always have it with me, and the videos can be uploaded directly to YouTube from the iPhone.
Over the next few weeks I will experiment with the iPhone 4 as my primary video camera, and keep you posted on my findings.
See the difference the wide angle lens makes: