Thursday, August 19, 2010

Shutter speed and motion explained

My friend and fellow photographer William Porter in Dallas recently wrote a great post about shutter speed and motion.  In my classes I teach beginners about "freezing motion" with shutter speed and how blur can actually be beneficial in some cases.  William does a great job of explaining just how many different things you can achieve by using the right shutter speed to convey motion.  It's worth a read (

Image copyright William Porter