Join Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke for an in-depth discussion in this video How to carry a camera, part of Photography 101.
- Let's talk about camera straps.…You might be thinking, well, what is there to talk about?…It's a strap, it holds your camera.…What else is there?…Well, turns out, there are a lot of different…types of straps that allow you to carry…your camera in a lot of different types of ways.…Let's start off with the most basic.…This is a simple strap that comes with the camera,…and let me show you the wrong way…and then the right way to carry it…if you're using a strap like this.…Starting off with the wrong way,…that would be something like this.…This is the wrong way.…This is something that we call the tourist hold.…You don't want to be carrying your camera like a tourist.…
Now here's the problem with this.…First of all, all the weight in on your neck.…This is gonna start to hurt and it's not…gonna take long before it does.…This is a lot of weight in a big camera like this…and this strap is not that comfortable.…So this is really not ideal.…Plus, it's banging around out in front of you,…hanging out here, this just really isn't good.…
- Adjusting aperture, shutter speed, and ISO
- Controlling autofocus
- Using buttons to change focus, metering, and shooting modes
- Carrying a camera like a pro
- Stabilizing the camera
- Working with flash
- Thinking creatively and changing your point of view
- Buying new gear
Skill Level Beginner
1. Carry and Hold A Camera Like a Pro
2. Stabilize the Camera
3. P Is Not for Perfect
4. Settings in the Real World
5. Push Your Buttons
6. Control Your Auto Focus
Focus peaking1m 21s
8. Change Your Point of View
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