Focal lengths and different viewpoints

Exercise 5: Focal lengths and different viewpoints

This involved finding a subject (with some depth) with enough space in front to allow a choice of viewpoint from near to far.  Two shots to be taken – one each with zoom at shortest and longest settings – and results compared. Read the rest of this entry »


Project: Focal Lengths

Project: Focal lengths

Exercise: Focal lengths

The purpose of this exercise was to see what effect is gained by changing lenses from one focal length to another as opposed to physically moving further away or nearer to the subject.

I took this series of  shots on a morning out by the Wey Canal in Pyrford near Woking  which is not too far away from where I live. For this particular exercise I decided to use John Donne’s summer house as a subject. Read the rest of this entry »