Shutter Speed The amount of time that light is allowed to reach the image sensor Measured in a rage from full seconds to fractions of a second. “30” - 1/1000 Blurs of Freezes Motion
Slow Shutter SpeedRange from 30 seconds to 1/60 of a second. Results in blurred motion and a “painterly” effect.
Fast Shutter SpeedRange from 1/100 of a second to 1/4000 of a second. Results in frozen motion. Good for action shots.
Quiz time… You are at little Timmy’s dance recital, what do you think your ISO setting may be? You want to freeze the hunky basketball star in mid air while he hits the winning jump shot. What setting do you think will help you with this? What kind of depth of field works best for the perfect portrait of your guinea pig named Nickels?