iPhones are a pretty consistent staple in the photography world anymore, from grabbing quick selfies and behind-the-scenes footage on set to shooting feature-length films and luxury car ads. The technology and available apps keep getting better and better, and those who laughed at the idea of smartphone photography are sheepishly slinking into the background.
Melissa Vincent is one of those jumped on the iPhone bandwagon and never looked back. With nearly a half million Instagram followers, she’s channeled her passion into creating surreal images of rural life near her home in Mississippi. Shot and edited on an iPhone, her photos have a stunning quality that we are beginning to associate more and more with smartphone photography.