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Is it time to make BBF your new BFF?
Does shutter count matter on mirrorless cameras?
Easy ways to create bokeh
Beyond Technique with Gareth Rockliffe | Photofocus Podcast July 17, 2019
Weekly Wrap-Up: April 28-May 4, 2019
The creativity triangle: Side 1 — motion
Photography 101: Fast times and slow times too — Shutter speeds
Tech Corner: Neutral Density Filters
Mirrorless Camera Maniac: Take Advantage Of Silent Shutter
Photography’s Basics: Shutter Speed
Long Exposures for Abstract Art
Understanding Flash Sync Speed (It’s Simple)

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Weekly Wrap-Up: April 28-May 4, 2019

The Weekly Wrap-Up features articles from the last seven days of Photofocus. This week, Lauri Novak explained how to check our camera’s shutter count, Michèle Grenier gives us her final decision on switching to mirrorless, Levi Sim discusses using speedlights

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Bicycle racers!

The creativity triangle: Side 1 — motion

One of the first concepts a beginner in photography discovers is the “Exposure Triangle.” It goes over the three sides of exposure — shutter speed, aperture and ISO. Introducing the “Creativity Triangle.” Sides of creativity There are three creative aspects offered

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Using Neutral Density to Tame Time

Tech Corner: Neutral Density Filters

Neutral Density Filters There are times when there’s just too much light! Sometimes it’s too much for our eyes, and we need sunglasses. Sometimes, it’s too much for our photography or cinematography. For these times, we can employ neutral density

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Visiting Denmark

Photography’s Basics: Shutter Speed

Our eyes have a fixed refresh rate of about 1/30th of a second. Modern cameras today have shutter speeds that range from 30 seconds to 1/8000th of a second. The shutter is the third component of a photographic exposure. It

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Long Exposures for Abstract Art

A previous post on Photography’s Basics: Shutter Speed, I promised a post on using long shutter speeds to make abstractions. When the world blurs together on a memory card or film magic happens. Thing we see in real life are

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Understanding Flash Sync Speed (It’s Simple)

I’m wholeheartedly opposed to being only a “Natural Light” photographer. I can’t imagine being limited to only working with the light available on hand. I have so much fun using strobes (which are the same as flashes) to light my

Read More
Bicycle racers!

The creativity triangle: Side 1 — motion

One of the first concepts a beginner in photography discovers is the “Exposure Triangle.” It goes over the three sides of exposure — shutter speed, aperture and ISO. Introducing the “Creativity Triangle.” Sides of creativity There are three creative aspects offered

Read More
Using Neutral Density to Tame Time

Tech Corner: Neutral Density Filters

Neutral Density Filters There are times when there’s just too much light! Sometimes it’s too much for our eyes, and we need sunglasses. Sometimes, it’s too much for our photography or cinematography. For these times, we can employ neutral density

Read More
Visiting Denmark

Photography’s Basics: Shutter Speed

Our eyes have a fixed refresh rate of about 1/30th of a second. Modern cameras today have shutter speeds that range from 30 seconds to 1/8000th of a second. The shutter is the third component of a photographic exposure. It

Read More
2870-0224

Long Exposures for Abstract Art

A previous post on Photography’s Basics: Shutter Speed, I promised a post on using long shutter speeds to make abstractions. When the world blurs together on a memory card or film magic happens. Thing we see in real life are

Read More
Levi_Sim-1

Understanding Flash Sync Speed (It’s Simple)

I’m wholeheartedly opposed to being only a “Natural Light” photographer. I can’t imagine being limited to only working with the light available on hand. I have so much fun using strobes (which are the same as flashes) to light my

Read More

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