STARTING TODAY:
PART 1 OF A MONTHLY SERIES – GETTING THE BEST PHOTO:
By using a larger aperture you are able to pin-point focus, meaning closeup objects, still shots, or even portraits always have better results on the prime area of focus, hence a better shot of your closeup—no matter what you are trying to photograph. Remember when it comes to aperture, you need to remember that a “larger” aperture always means a “low” f-stop. Back-lighting introduces leaving the exposure to leave more light hit the film no matter whether it is “digital film” or physical film. Increments are two-stops, full-stop, half-stop, third-stop—of letting the amount of light making exposure intensity more.

Guide to Aperture vs. Depth-of-Field

F/stop
Opening
Aperture
Depth-of-Field
1.4
Ultra-Largest
Ultra-Lowest
Ultra-Smallest
2
Largest
Lowest
Smallest
2.8
Larger
Lower
Smaller
4
Large
Low
Small
5.6
Medium
Moderate Moderate
8
Medium-Small
Moderately High
Moderately Large
11
Small High Large
16
Smaller Higher
Larger
22
Smallest Highest
Largest

Guide to Shutter Speed Attributes

Shutter Speed
1/2
Stop

1/3•2/3
Stop

Speed
Amount Exposure
Type Shooting
1/2000 Second
1/1500 Second 1/1600•1/1250 Second
Super Ultra Fast
Rockets, Flying Objects
1/1000 Second 1/750 Second 1/800•1/640 Second Ultra Fast

Sporting Action
1/500 Second 1/350 Second 1/400•1/320 Second Super Fast
Street Photography
1/250 Second 1/180 Second 1/200•1/160 Second Very Fast
Street Photos, Landscapes
1/125 Second 1/90 Second 1/100•1/80 Second Fast
Landscapes
1/60 Second 1/45 Second 1/50•1/40 Second Moderate
Landscapes
1/30
Second
1/20 Second 1/25•1/20 Second Slow

Landscapes
1/15
Second
1/10
Second
1/13•1/10
Second
Tripod
Super Ultra Fast

Panning
Objects in Daylight
1/8
Second
1/6
Second
1/6•1/5
Second
Tripod
Ultra Fast

Waterfalls
1/4
Second
1/3
Second
3/10•2/5
Second
Tripod
Super Fast

Waterfalls
1/2
Second
3/10
Second
3/5•4/5
Second
Tripod
Moderate

Blurred
Water
1 Second
Seconds
1⅓•1⅔
Seconds
Tripod
Slow

Blurred
Water
2
Seconds
3
Seconds
2½•3¼
Seconds
Tripod
Very Slow

Night Panning, Fireworks
4
Seconds
6
Seconds
5•6½
Seconds
Tripod
Super Slow

Night Panning, Fireworks
8
Seconds
12
Seconds
10•13
Seconds
Tripod
Ultra Slow

Fireworks /Stars
15
Seconds
22
Seconds
20•25
Seconds
Tripod
Super Ultra Slow

Stars
30
Seconds
44
Seconds
40•50
Seconds
Tripod
Extended Super Ultra Slow
Star-Trails:
15 minutes ↑

Guide to Exposure Control

 
22
16
11
8
5.6
4
2.8
2
1.4
f/Stops
1
2
4
8
15 30 60
125
250
Equal
2
4
8
15 30 60 125 250 500
Shutter
4
8
15 30 60 125 250 500 1000
Speeds
8
15 30 60 125 250 500 1000 2000
     ÷
15 30 60 125 250 500 1000 2000
4000
1 Second
30
60 125 250 500 1000 2000
4000
8000

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