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SLOW SHUTTER SPEED -BLURS & PANS

SHOOT 30 IMAGES, AND SUBMIT 2 IMAGES AND A PROOFSHEET DEMONSTRATING THE BLUR AND PAN SHUTTER SPEED TECHNIQUES.

WHAT TO DO: For this assignment, use your camera set at a slow shutter speed. Pick a subject that is moving quickly, or passing by your camera quickly. Shoot with a slow shutter speed while using the blur and/or pan technique(s).
EDIT YOUR SHOOT AND SUBMIT 1 BLUR, 1 PAN IMAGE AND A SCREENGRAB OF YOUR PROOFSHEET CONTAINING 30 IMAGES OF BLURS AND PANS.

NAME YOUR IMAGES:
P#LASTNAME_BLURPAN1
P#LASTNAME_BLURPAN2
P#LASTNAME_BLURPAN3 (THIS WILL BE YOUR PROOFSHEET)

WHAT TO DO
FOR BLURS:
#1 Go indoors, or shoot in the shade, or early evening (after sunset) NOT IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT!
#2 Set camera on a tripod, a flat surface, or the ground.
#3 USE TV OR MANUAL exposure to set the shutter speed to the desired slow speed.
•If using TV mode on the camera, make sure to use the +/- control to adjust exposures so your image is not too bright or too dark.
•If you are shooting on manual, make sure that when you change the shutter speed you change the aperture to make the exposure correct. (see the lecture slides for an example)
#4 Focus the lens on the background (like the image below).
#5 Shoot as the subject passes through the image area.

FOR PANS:
#1 Pre-focus on the area the subject will be passing through.
#2 Pick a slow shutter speed, this could be anything between 1/15th-1/125th, depending on the speed of the subject's movement.
#3 Hand-hold your camera, moving it at the same speed as the subject moving though the image.
#4. Press the shutter as the subject moves through the frame, keep the suject in the same spot in the viewfinder.

What to shoot: Look for things with movement, such as people running, kids playing, skateboarding, bikes, people walking, large amounts of flowing water, dancing.

THIS IS AN EXAMPLE OF A BLUR SHUTTER SPEED TECHNIQUE