Hold your camera still? Hell no!

Mats Abstract, Image processing, Landscape, Learning Leave a Comment

I really enjoy experimenting with motion blurred images. One subject that particularly often ends up as really nice abstract images is trees. Taking pictures like these is very simple. Set your camera to shutter speed priority and set the shutter speed to something like 1/25:th of a second. Now move your camera vertically from the bottom of the trees to …

Gonzo photography

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I’ve come to realize lately, that purposely blurred pictures can be incredibly beautiful. Motion blur can bring an abstract dimension to otherwise simple subjects and make interesting images. This is my first attempt at drive-by-photography. We went out for lunch. I asked my wife to drive and opened the window and kept the camera going. I got mostly crap, of …