What is the difference between fast shutter speed and a slow shutter speed?

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Slow shutter speed - keeps the shutter curtain open for longer periods of time, e.g. when you shoot at night or in fading low light. Fast shutter speeds are used to capture action or when scene you are trying to shoot is well lit. In this case the shutter opens and closes in a fraction of a second!
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Slow shutter speed?

All motion is blurred and more chance of blur if you have a shaky hand

When would you use a fast shutter speed?

There are two reasons I would use a fast shutter speed. The first is to stop action. The other is if I want to use a wide aperture to reduce depth of field. In the really old

What is the relationship between shutter speed and aperture size?

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What is the relationship between f-stop and shutter speed?

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Can you slow the shutter speed on a canon powershot a3000 is?

Yes. To do this, you have to change the mode in SCN. Then, select the long shutter effect ( press the right button or the flash button ). it is located at the last. then, to c
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What is the advantage of fast shutter speeds on cameras?

A fast shutter speed on a camera allows it to take good quality pictures in bright areas, such as outside on a very sunny day. The fast shutter speed prevents more light from

Why use different shutter speeds?

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