Techniques and Tricks to Optimize a DSLR Camera


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Changing shutter speed

Shutter priority mode, allows you to choose the shutter speed, and the camera figures out everything else. So, if you wanted to, for example freeze action, or deliberately blur the action, that's what shutter speed is used for. So we're going to do a couple different shots here. First off I'm going to freeze the action of our model here Jackie, who's going to be shaking her hair back and forth now. We're going to use a high shutter speed to freeze the hair in midair. In the second shot, we're going to do with a slower shutter speed, is I'm going to have Jackie run across this plaza here. And I'm going to follow her with the camera, tracking her, so that she's relatively sharp, but the background gets nicely motion blurred.

So let's start off with the high shutter speed. I'm going to go ahead and set this to about five hundredth of a second and let's see what we can get I'm going to get down nice and low, and go for it Jack...

Changing shutter speed
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Changing shutter speed provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke as part of the Photography 101

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