Long exposure photography is a popular form of art that captures long-lasting images. It’s been around for centuries and it has only grown in popularity with the rise of digital cameras. In this post, we will explore 12 long exposure photography tips to help you create your own long exposures!
What is long exposure photography?
A long exposure photograph captures an image that will be recorded for a longer period of time then what we are able to see in one moment. This technique allows photographers to bring out details which would otherwise have been invisible or difficult to capture with short exposures like capturing fleeting moments such as lightning storms. Long Exposure Photography has been around since long before photography was invented, many painters used this technique including Turner and Monet who even experimented taking photographs during their paintings sessions while using enormous pieces of canvas instead of camera lenses so they could paint right over them after the long exposure shot was taken. In recent decades it’s become more popular with the rise of digital cameras and long exposure photography workshops.
Tips to take better long exposure photos
Below are long-exposure tips to help you create your own long exposures!
Tip #26: Share your work on social media platforms like Instagram using hashtags such as #longphotography #longexposureselfie or even tag it with something specific about the content, be it water flow, darkness etc. Once people start following these tags then they will get notifications when new posts related to them appear which is great because long exposure photographs tend not to receive as much attention as others but they deserve … Read the rest