Portrait Photography 2: Camera Settings

Make sure you understand the importance of light and how to get and use the best source of light by reviewing the previous post HERE

Once you’ve chosen your location, figured out the best light, and made sure you have a good background, it’s time to make sure you know how to use your camera to capture the best possible image in that situation.

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Camera setup

Setting depth of field

Controlling focus

Choosing a shooting mode

Using a longer lens


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