Tag: depth of field

  • What is Depth of Field?

    What is Depth of Field?

    Depth of field is one of the most misunderstood and mislabeled things in web video and photography. Most people think depth of field means images with soft fuzzy backgrounds with blobs of coloured light. But that’s not true. That’s called bokeh. You can watch my video about bokeh here. Depth of Field simply means: Depth […]

  • Video production – Using a Neutral Density filter for outdoor shooting on bright days

    Video production – Using a Neutral Density filter for outdoor shooting on bright days

    With dSLR video you typically use a shutter speed of 1/50 or 1/60 second when recording. And if you are outside on a really bright and sunny day, you’ll have to use a low ISO and a small f-stop so that you don’t overexpose your video. A small f-stop is one that is small in […]