Jan
3

Practise panning

Tutorials
by
Rebecca Greig

Use a combination of camera settings and posture to help keep up with birds in flight

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1  Set focus Use your camera’s continuous AF mode, AF-C (Nikon)/AI Servo (Canon) to keep focus on a moving subject.

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2  Keep stable Put one foot in front of the other and point your trailing foot to the side. Pan by twisting at the waist.

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3  Select mode Use your camera’s continuous burst mode to take a sequence of shots by keeping your finger on the shutter while panning.

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