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Long Exposure Photography - Part Three

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Long Exposure Photography - Part Three

In the last few weeks, I have been covering the topic of long exposure photography. The first post covered long exposure photography as a creative process and last week l looked at the equipment required to take long exposures. I received a private message on Instagram recently regarding the camera settings associated with long exposure photography. So I decided to devote part three of this series to cover both settings and technique. SETTINGS The settings I recommend for long exposures are basically the same settings I recommend for landscape photography generally: camera set to bulb mode (otherwise manual if you don’t have a remote or don’t...

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Long Exposure Photography - Part Two

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Long Exposure Photography - Part Two

So last week I wrote a blog post about long exposure photography and the reasons I love it as a creative process and technique. If you haven’t read it then you can take a look here. This week I want to provide a quick overview of the equipment required in order to create long exposures. A quick caveat is that I receive no sponsorship or benefit from the brands that I currently use. I will be reviewing equipment in the near future, so watch this space.  1. Camera Clearly having a camera seems rather obvious but if you are about to...

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Long exposure photography

Posted by Mitchell Pearson-Goff on

Long exposure photography

This is the first post in a series that will discuss long exposure photography - the reasons I love it, the technique behind it and the photographic opportunities it provides.  From the moment I took my first long exposure photograph, I fell in love with this photographic technique. In its simplest form, long exposures are photographs taken while using a slower shutter speed allowing the image to be created over a period of time.  The length of time the shutter can remain open for is dependent on the available light, the use of Neutral Density filters, ISO and aperture. I...

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Me, myself and landscape photography...

Posted by Mitchell Pearson-Goff on

Me, myself and landscape photography...
What is my blog intended to be? I want it to be informative, interesting and a quick read to escape from the daily grind. Most posts will take around 3 minutes of your busy lives to read and will include insights into me, my photography, travel, photography locations, learning resources, equipment and anything photography related. 

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