February 10, 2011 archive

Exercise: Focus at different apertures

Again it took me a few attempts to get the right subject matter for this exercise. I tried with gravestones in the local churchyard But couldn’t understand why the shot taken with the smallest aperture (f20) seemed no sharper than photos taken at wider apertures. Then I noticed that I had taken the photo hand …

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Exercise: Focus with a set aperture

I found this exercise a little tricky to start with, perhaps through choosing the wrong subject. I initially tried photographing in a local car park. Although there was a difference in how clearly focused some of the photos were this did take quite an examination.I think that this was probably due to the fact that …

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