Water: long or short exposure?

Started 3 months ago | Discussions thread
Quarkcharmed
OP Quarkcharmed Contributing Member • Posts: 638
Re: Short Exposure.
2

Reilly Diefenbach wrote:

I can't tolerate fluffy water.

I hated it too before ~5 years ago I tried the long exposure myself. If you shoot at base ISO at dawn/dusk, you inevitably get long exposures without any filters. Also the smoothed out water flow is how ancient (older than ~100-150 years) landscape photography looked like. The film those days was very low ISO and required long exposures at daytime.

So I convinced myself that fluffy water is actually perfectly natural in photography.

 Quarkcharmed's gear list:Quarkcharmed's gear list
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Canon EOS R5 Canon EF 70-200mm F2.8L IS II USM Canon EF 24-70mm F2.8L II USM Canon EF 16-35mm F4L IS USM
Post (hide subjects) Posted by
Lan
Lan
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow