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The sharpness of a picture, or how much of a picture is in focus, is called depth of field.  The depth of field is controlled using your aperture, specifically your f-stop.  The smaller the f-stop number, the more the background of your picture will be blurred. When you set your camera on “AV” (Aperture Value) or “A” Mode (Aperture Priority) depending on which camera you have, this allows you to control only the aperture

Virtual Photography Class: Depth of Field

The sharpness of a picture, or how much of a picture is in focus, is called depth of field. The depth of field is controlled using your aperture, specifically your f-stop. The smaller the f-stop number, the more the background of your picture will be blurred. When you set your camera on “AV” (Aperture Value) or “A” Mode (Aperture Priority) depending on which camera you have, this allows you to control only the aperture

Photography Essentials in 10 Minutes- Quick Ways to Find the Perfect Light

Photography Essentials in 10 Minutes- Lighting

Confused by all those numbers? Not sure which lens best fits your needs? Here’s a breakdown of what all those numbers attached to an SLR lens mean. If you’re thinking of adding a new lens to your camera this year, this quick cheat sheet will help you pick

What Lens Should I Choose?

Confused by all those numbers? Not sure which lens best fits your needs? Here’s a breakdown of what all those numbers attached to an SLR lens mean. If you’re thinking of adding a new lens to your camera this year, this quick cheat sheet will help you pick

dslr lenses- get to know all about telephoto, prime lenses, wide angle and kit lenses! Which to use for faces, which to use for places, and everything in between. (great info for beginner photographers) #photography #DSLR #camera

dslr lenses- get to know all about telephoto, prime lenses, wide angle and kit lenses! Which to use for faces, which to use for places, and everything in between. (great info for beginner photographers) #photography #DSLR #camera

Focal Length and Aperture Explained for the Photography Novice.  Learn to read your lens specs and understand them.

Focal Length and Aperture Explained for the Photography Novice. Learn to read your lens specs and understand them.

The Ultimate Guide to Learning how to use Your first DSLR

The Ultimate Guide to Learning how to use Your first DSLR

REVIEW AGAIN! Great starter for my Nikon :) The Ultimate Guide to Learning how to use Your first DSLR Brilliant! This is an entire beginner photography course in a single blog post! Pin/bookmark/save this post if you are learning to use a DSLR camera.

20 Things I Wish I Knew About Photographing in Manual Mode

20 Things I Wish I Knew About Photographing in Manual Mode

Love "A great camera does not make a great photographer, but a great photographer can make any camera (even that iPhone) great! By learning how to photograph in manual you can become an expert on what your camera is capable of."

Hi guys! With Labor Day weekend coming up, I know a lot of us are going to be out there taking pictures! :) Since we have a long weekend to practice, I wanted t

Photography Tutorial: A Quick Guide to Understanding Your DSLR Camera

Hi guys! With Labor Day weekend coming up, I know a lot of us are going to be out there taking pictures! :) Since we have a long weekend to practice, I wanted t