Photography Zone System Chart

Photography Zone System Chart

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Incorporate things like roads, streams, shorelines, railway lines, or even railings, into your images. These are referred to as lead lines and are a great way to capture the way that a viewer is going to look at your photo. They will lead your viewer's eyes through the scenes of your photos.

Get an external flash unit with a diffuser instead of the built-in flash feature. These built-in flashes often make a picture look very harsh. An external flash unit gives a more natural aspect to your photographs and allows you to edit them without the noise you get when you use another kind of flash.


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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