This shot portraits the beautiful geometry of the helicoidal staircase of the Vatican Museums. To convey the idea of movement I tried to take it with a rather slow shutter speed but fast enough in order to avoid the need to use a tripod: 1/4 s.
When I tutor, I see a lot of my students struggle with this kind of multi-step question. Don’t despair, there’s a kind of trick to seeing all the peices and it takes a little bit to get the hang of it. 490 more words