#Howto … a simple guide to editing photos on your #iPhone

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  1. View the photo full screen
  2. Tap Edit
  3. Tap a tool

Auto-enhancethe Auto Enhance button

Tap to improve a photo’s exposure, contrast, saturation, and other qualities.

Remove Red-eye

Tap the the Red Eye button tool tap each eye that needs correcting.

Crop the photo

Tap the Crop button. Photos suggests an optimal crop, but you can drag the corners of the grid tool to set your own crop. Move the wheel to tilt or straighten the photo; tap Reset to undo these changes. Tap the Rotate button to rotate the photo 90 degrees. Tap the Aspect Ratio button to choose a standard crop ratio, such as 2:3 or Square.

A photo with crop controls showing. Crop, Filter, and Adjustments buttons are aligned vertically along the left and the Ratio button at the bottom. To the right is the Rotate button at the top. The tilt wheel is adjacent to the left side of the photo, with the Reset option showing. A Done button appears at the top-left corner of the screen and Cancel appears at the bottom-left corner. (Apple)

Photo filtersthe Filters button

Tap to apply different effects, such as Vivid, Dramatic, or Silvertone.

Adjust Light, Colour & Black & White

Tap the Adjustments button to make adjustments to light, color, or black and white. Tap an option, then move the slider to the desired effect. Tap the List button for fine adjustments.

When you’re finished, tap Done.

For other photo editing tools and manipulation of video, click the link to Apple’s user guide here.

Other useful tips here.