Samuel Curtis Photography

  I take the photos, So you can enjoy the moment 

Hints and Tips

Hints and Tips

Tripods & Remote Release

Posted on March 17, 2016 at 4:05 PM

Posted by Samuel Curtis Photography

I am forever being asked why I use a tripod and what is/ when would I use a remote sutter release. To answer this, I will give three situations when I would use both. Firstly, a remote shutter release is a device (wire or wireless) that will trigger your camera's shutter without touching the camera and risk moving it.

  • Landscapes - For landscapes, you'll typically be using a narrow apature to ensure that most of the scene is as sharp as possible, this also requires a slow shutter speed. To reduce camera shake, I would mount my camera on a tripod.
  • Moving Water - In order to capture moving water as a blur, you'll need to use a slow shutter speed. By using a tripod, this woud reduce camera shake. To avoid shaking the camera and keep still objects sharp, I would use a remote shutter release.
  • Light Trails - Light trails usally require extremely long exposures. A remote release enables you to trigger and end the exposure without need to touch the camera. This is espcially useful when you know where the camera s facing and you dont need to look though the view finder. Save you the bad back from bending down!

Categories: Cameras, Lenses & Equipment

Post a Comment


Oops, you forgot something.


The words you entered did not match the given text. Please try again.

1 Comment

Reply uwefakewi
2:09 AM on March 24, 2020 
Fewer polyhydramnios; doctor [URL= - avodart[/URL - avodart [URL= - generic plaquenil at walmart[/URL - [URL= - ed-medium-pack canada[/URL - [URL=
/ - cialis purchasing[/URL - best natural cialis [URL= - minoxytop[/URL - minoxytop walmart price [URL=
scription/ - chloroquine[/URL - [URL= - hydroquin generic[/URL - interferon jaws restraining avodart plaquenil withdrawal discount ed-medium-pack buy cheap cialis discount online purchase minoxytop without a prescription chloroquine capsules cheapest hydroquin dosage price buy hydroquin online canada febrile reconstructed theatre, buy avodart plaquenil ed-medium-pack canada recreational cialis cialis order minoxytop online
tion/ chloroquine buying chloroquine online canadian pharmacy hydroquin molecular early-onset complicated, wisdom.