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Photography Jargon Defined

Hey everyone, I’m Lissa. I’m a creative wedding photographer in Fayetteville, Arkansas and I co-founded Opal and June, a styled shoot rental shop for photographers. I get it- photography terms can be confusing, with unknown acronyms and stuff that almost looks like algebra! Here’s a breakdown of some important photography terms. Manual Mode Manual mode is a shooting setting in a camera where the photographer has total control of aperture, shutter speed, and ISO. When a photographer shoots in manual, …

The Exposure Triangle: Three Camera Settings That Will Improve Your Photos

Having creative control over your digital photos begins with understanding how your camera interacts with light. Exposure has to do with how bright or dark your photo is, and is controlled by three main settings on your camera: ISO, aperture, and shutter speed. This trifecta is also known as “the exposure triangle,” and understanding how the elements work by themselves and together will allow you to better predict the outcome of a photo. Using the manual settings on your camera gives …