No right clicks allowed!

How to Choose the Right Camera Mode to Get the Shot You Want

Digital Photography School
In this tutorial Rick shares 4 questions that lead him to choose the right shooting mode every time.

1. Do I want deep or shallow depth of field?
2. Do I want to stop action or is some motion blur okay?
3. Which of the above two choices is more important for this image?
4. Is one of the priority modes suitable for the available light of the scene?

More in this comprehensive tutorial.

How to Choose the Right Camera Mode to Get the Shot You Want

When starting out in photography, one of the scariest and most confusing things for a beginner is deciding which camera mode to use. While the automatic modes provide a bit of a safety net for those just starting out, there will come a time when you either want to or have to, take greater control o…

Read More at Digital Photography School

One thought on How to Choose the Right Camera Mode to Get the Shot You Want

  1. One great feature on my Pentax K-1 is the P mode allows for instant jumping into Av or Tv by just rotating one or the other dials that are setup to adjust speed and aperture. There’s no need to turn the mode dial.

Leave a comment