Join Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke for an in-depth discussion in this video Changing ISO, part of Photography 101 (2012).
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The ability to adjust your ISO on your digital camera is one of the greatest …things about digital. Back in the days of film, we had to buy a …roll of film for a specific ISO setting like 200, 400, 800 or whatever, and then …we were stuck with that ISO for the duration of the film, so for 24 or 36 pictures. …But now with digital, we can change it whenever we want to and that's really convenient. …So for example, here we are at the front of this church and it's getting dark out. …We're under the shadow, it's just really dark in here. …And if I try to shoot this at an ISO of 400, which is where I've been earlier …today, it's probably not going to work. Let's see what happens.…
(audio playing) And you could probably hear that. It was a really long exposure, almost …half a second long. There's no way that I can handhold that, …and as you can see from the photo, it's just a bit blurry. …It's just not possible so let's take the ISO up a bit and see if we can make this …a bit better. I'm going to go ahead and bring this all …
- Carry and hold that DSLR like a pro
- Stabilizing the camera: from hands to water glasses to tripods
- Using aperture, shutter speed, and ISO
- What the buttons do
- Manually controlling your autofocus
- Working with flash
- Thinking creatively
- Buying new gear
Skill Level Beginner
Photography 101: Shooting in Low Lightwith Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke56m 11s Appropriate for all
Photography 101: Shooting Macros and Close-Upswith Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke1h 14m Appropriate for all
1. Carry and Hold That DSLR Like a Pro
2. Stabilizing the Camera: From Hands to Water Glasses to Tripods
3. P Is Not for Perfect
4. Settings in the Real World
5. Pushing Your Buttons
6. Manually Controlling Your Autofocus
7. Flash Lights
8. Upgrading Your Light
9. Changing Your Point of View
10. Buying New Gear
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