|Nikon D4, 85mm, ISO 125, ƒ/1.4, 1/100|
We preferred to not have a posed portrait but rather something of her in action. I did not take a photo to illustrate that point, but did want to illustrate lens choice and as well aperture.
The first photo here is shot with a shallow depth-of-field of ƒ/1.4. The emphasis is all on the lady.
|Nikon D4, 85mm, ISO 12800, ƒ/14, 1/100|
Now I talked to the class that my purpose was to show the student was in a class with photo students and they were going to then leave the class and do stories around the world.
|Nikon D4, 14-24mm, ISO 9000, ƒ/14, 1/100|
All three photos are acceptable photos in their own right, but the question was which one does the best job of helping tell the story.
Today I will show them another technique, so stay tuned for that example.