“A camera is a tool for learning how to see without a camera.”
Purpose: To Reinforce the DOF Lessons in Assignment 6.
- Use the longest focal length you have up to and including 200mm—but no longer.
- Use a tripod if you have one. Be certain your shutter speed does not drop below 1/60 second—even with a tripod. If it does, increase your ISO by one or two stops (ISO 200 to 400 or 800).
- Set the exposure mode on Aperture Priority (A), or Aperture value (Av) for Canon.
You will need a partner for this part of the assignment.
Have your partner stand about six feet in front of a tree or other vertical object that is taller than they are. You should stand three to five feet in front of them. Compose ...