Join Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke for an in-depth discussion in this video Stabilized shooting, part of Photography 101 (2012).
Whenever you're shooting, you want to hold your camera as steady as possible. …So that means if you can set it down on something. …It's always going to be more solid than if you're holding it. …No matter how you hold the camera. So let's talk about a few different ways …that we can stabilize the camera. Using both purchased items, and just …everyday items around us. So basically things ranging from very …expensive to very free. Let's start off with the plain old tabletop. …You can always just set your camera down on the table, and look at that. …Perfectly solid. So if this happens to work for you, if …this is putting the camera where you want it. …This is a great place to set it down. Then when you take a picture.…
(audio playing) Even a night long exposure like that half …second there, it's going to be totally solid. …But of course this doesn't always work, sometimes you need to get it up a little …bit higher. A perfect example of this might be at a …dinner table. Let's say you're out a restaurant with …
- 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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