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Old 10-27-2017, 06:38 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by Joseph Cermak View Post
Definitely a good point about being further away. Any recommendations on what is a good shutter speed to have a good amount of blur but still be able to hold the camera freehand?
The rule of thumb I always heard was to use 1/xx, xx being the focal length of the (full frame) lens. Some people are better at hand-holding a camera than others.

1/15 will give you nice blur, but probably a lot of failures.
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