Tip of the Day: Zoom During Exposure

Zooming after you press the shutter can have some fun results. Pick the smallest possible aperture in order to produce a lower shutter speed. As soon as you start moving the zoom ring, trip the shutter. Keep zooming until after the shutter is closed so the effect is smoother. Some fun scenes to try this with: nighttime city streets or skylines or a sporting event. Read more at Adorama.

Zooming after you press the shutter can have some fun results. Pick the smallest possible aperture in order to produce a lower shutter speed. As soon as you start moving the zoom ring, trip the shutter. Keep zooming until after the shutter is closed so the effect is smoother. Some fun scenes to try this with: nighttime city streets or skylines or a sporting event. Read more at Adorama.