Category Archives: Equipment tips

Speed or speeding?

One of the fun things we do on my “The Creative Eye” photography course is a session about the creative use of movement.  There are two sorts of movement; camera movement and subject movement.  They can be used separately or used together.  In each case you need to choose a shutter speed that gives the […]

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It’s a moving experience

Many modern compact cameras try and reduce a major cause of low quality images; camera shake.  They do this by increasing the ISO, to give a short shutter speed, and using image stabilisation.  This is OK for most images, but it takes away a technique for creative photography; long shutter speeds.  Using long shutter speeds […]

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