Creative Exposure Part Four: Managing Motion with Shutter Speed

June 02, 2017

Creative Exposure Part Four: Managing Motion with Shutter Speed

In our last post, we talked about shutter speed and how it affects the way motion is portrayed in an image.

The videos below, both by Mark Wallace of AdoramaTV, will help to reinforce what we've already learned about shutter speed.

In the first video, Mark shows how to freeze motion with a fast shutter speed, an explanation prompted by a viewer's question about blur in sport photography.

And in this second video, we learn about using longer shutter speeds to show motion blur and create "cool pictures of blurred cars and stuff".

For Further Reading…

Freezing Motion With High Shutter Speed

How to Freeze Motion and Capture Shots That Pop

Capturing Motion with Slow Shutter Speeds




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