Chapter 7. A World of Subjects
In This Chapter
Action and sports photography
Architecture and interior photography
Commercial assignment photography
Editorial photography and photojournalism
Environmental portrait photography
Flower and macro photography
Landscape and nature photography
Night, evening, and low-light photography
Pet and animal photography
Still-life and product photography
Sunset and sunrise photography
Weather and seasonal photography
In this section of the book, you can explore a wide variety of photography specialty areas and subjects and see real examples of how the EOS 30D performs in the field with each subject.
Action and Sports Photography
With a burst rate of between approximately 30 and 11 frames with smart buffering in High-speed Continuous Drive mode, the 30D allows for fast-action shooting, and the focal length multiplication factor of 1.6x brings the action close in with telephoto lenses. For example, using the Canon EF 70–200mm f/2.8L IS USM lens effectively provides a 112–320mm equivalent focal length. And with shutter speeds ranging from 1/8000 to 30 sec., the camera offers ample opportunity to either freeze or show action.
Of course, the difference in technique is primarily a result of shutter speed. Fast shutter speeds ...