What is the f-stop? Digital Photography Basics

Michelle Storm, Seeing beauty in the everyday ordinary

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6 Videos (20m)
    • What is the F-stop? Easy way to master the f-stop

      2:25
    • Eye vs Camera: This simple comparison will help you understand what an f-stop is.

      3:10
    • F-stop Numbering System. How to work our your f-2's from your f-22's.

      3:34
    • Golf Balls to Eyeballs: It's all about the F-stop

      1:36
    • F-stop numbers on lenses & camera menus

      4:30
    • F-stop: Depth of field, bokeh & clarity

      4:43

About This Class

By comparing the human eye to a camera I will help you understand what f-stops are in a simple easy to understand way. You will learn how to use f-stops correctly. How to decide which f-stop to use for different lighting conditions, and which f-stop to use to create crystal clear images or beautiful blurry backgrounds and foregrounds aka 'bokeh'. You will never be baffled by the f-stop again. I promise!!

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Michelle Storm

Seeing beauty in the everyday ordinary

I'm Michelle Storm of StormFresh Photogaphy Video and Website Design.

My first love is photography and whilst I currently spend a lot of time filming client testimonials and creating promotional business videos I also teach photography in adult education.

I'm now creating bitesize classes on Skillshare on visual media concentrating predominantly on photography. Please add your feedback and follow me for new classes.