Photography Fundamentals : The Creative Use of Shutter Speed & Painting with Light
The two most powerful camera controls are aperture and shutter speed: no other controls affect the look of your photo in a positive way more than these two workhorses. But surprisingly few photographers really know how to maximize shutter speed to vary the look of a photo. All too often we habitually photograph a scene or object the same way which is boring for the photographer and boring for viewers. The Creative Use of Shutter Speed: Painting with Time eBook brings shutter speed out from the proverbial closet! Invigorate your photography by understanding the potential of motion in your imagery.
- why shutter speed is important, and how it affects the look of your photo
- simple definition of shutter speed
- a prescriptive, step-by-step analysis of the three general categories of shutter speeds plus one!
- approaching a scene…which shutter speed?
- using flash to stop action
- do you need a ‘fast’ lens?
- pop-n-drag effects
- how movement can be recorded by the camera, from hyper detail to painterly blur
- the different categories of movement, and how to get results each time
- panning with your subject tips and techniques
- the magic of 1/30th to 1 second
- troubleshooting exposure warnings
- tips for avoiding hand-held motion blur
- when and how to use ISO to get the shutter speed you want
- using aperture priority mode for shutter speed effects
- painting with time: beyond human vision – creating painterly wow effects!
- using filters to achieve long shutter speeds (even on sunny days!)
- calculating long exposures
- Cost : $10.00
- Author: Darwin Wiggett & Samantha Chrysanthou
- Pages: 58
- Images: 81
- File Type: PDF
- File Size: 8.44 MB
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