Tip of the Day – Focal length variety

Tip of the Day – Focal length variety

One of my favourite ways to create variety within a session is to keep working the same location, but change lenses for a fresh new perspective. Sometimes you don’t even need to change lenses to create a different look – the 24-70mm lens goes from very wide angle (see the previous day’s image) to approaching telephoto at the 70mm end.

The difference in perspective, coupled with a different angle or pose, can make a big difference and help create variety. Even if you don’t go anywhere new!

Canon EOS 1D X Mark II, Canon EF 24-70mm ƒ/2.8L II @ 70mm, ISO 640, 1/800 sec, ƒ/2.8

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