Deciding When To Use Exposure Compensation

The exposure compensation feature is useful when your chosen automatic metering does not get the exposure you want. Exposure compensation actually compensates the automatic metering based upon your judgment to get it to more accurately give you the desired exposure. Also, you can use exposure compensation to get a creative exposure to suit your artistic view. When you look at Figures 12.3 (CP 12.3) through Figure 12.9 (CP 12.9), you can see how 12.3 (cp 12.3) 2002 Gregory Georges 12.3 (cp 12.3)...

Step 6 Shoot While In A Moving

Please note that the heading reads while in a moving car not while driving a car Please don't try shooting photos while driving as it may necessitate that an insurance agent use a digital camera to document the damage to your car Why shoot while in a moving car You will get an excellent sense of movement and of shutter speeds. Being able to show time or speed in a photo adds one more dimension to your photos. As the car is moving, change shutter speeds between shots from 1 30th of a second or...

Taking sharply focused phqtqs

Award-winning Chicken Nikon CoolPix 950, handheld, zoom set to 78mm 35mm equivalent , f 3.4 1 30th, ISO 80, 1,600 x 1,200 pixels,850KB.jpg In Technique 9, you learned how to avoid as much as possible taking badly exposed photos. In this technique, you learn how to avoid the second most common photo problem a photo that is not in focus or seems to be blurred. Or, more importantly yet, you learn what variables you can control to create blurs such as for a softly focused photo, or a blurred...

How much do you need to spend on a tripod

You should plan to spend 80 or more to get an adequate tripod without a head to use with compact-level digital cameras. A few notable exceptions exist, such as the Velbon Maxi 343E www.web1.hakubausa.com shown in Figure 16.3, which you can purchase for around 90, including a ball head. The Bogen 3001BPRO www.bogenphoto. com , shown in Figure 16.4 is also an excellent tripod. There are several versions of the 3001 that range from around 85 to 120 depending on which center column you choose....

Taking And Reviewing Phqtqs

4.1 Original image 2002 Gregory Georges 4 1 cp 4 1 Edited image 2002 Gregory Georges 4.1 Original image 2002 Gregory Georges 4 1 cp 4 1 Edited image 2002 Gregory Georges North Carolina Farm Buildings Canon PowerShot G2 mounted on a tripod, 102mm 35mm equivalent , Super-Fine image-quality setting, ISO 50,f 8 1 320,2,272 x 1,704 pixels, 2.1MB .jpg Being able to take a photo and immediately see it is one of the more significant benefits of using a digital camera. If you want to take the best...