Photography Zone System Chart

Photography Zone System Chart

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Take successive photos of your subject if there is a chance that it might move. Certain subjects, such as wild animals, won't just wait patiently for you to take your photo. In this case, take one shot quickly so that you have something to work with. Then, if the subject hasn't moved, take more shots with better positioning and composition.

When you are shooting a photo of someone, make sure that you are close to them to maximize the quality of the details on their face. This is very important, as you will want to capture every aspect of their expression to help to personalize the photos that you take.


In this episode (Ep. 007) I introduce the Zone System for Digital Photography. I cover what the basic principles are when using it for assessing exposure on …

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