When we say “pick the right moment” we often mean “freeze that moment in time”. Like the ball floating just above the ground here:

Picking the right moment, photo Michael Willems

Picking the right moment

To capture something like that,

  • Go so shutter speed priority (S/Tv) on the dial on the top
  • Select a shutter speed of, say, 1/500th second. faster is the object moves more quickly of course.

Try it today: go freeze a few moments!

1 thought on “Speed

  1. I tried this same exercise at the horse races last night. A few shots look’s like the horse is in mid air. Thanks for the posting.

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