Category b. Focus

Exercise – Focus At Different Apertures

Another exercise to help us get to know the camera and another to get us used to the effect that aperture has on depth of field. I had a walk down to the Great Central Railway and took some cheesy pictures of steam trains. While waiting for the next to arrive, I took these shots […]

Exercise – Focus With A Set Aperture

In this exercise, aimed at helping us to understand the effects of aperture on the image, the aperture remains fixed but the focus point changes. I used a 100mm lens at f2. This is a lovely portrait lens because of how well it isolates the subject with a narrow depth of field and how good […]