Settings for night photography or low light images can be one of the trickiest tasks to master in photography. Shooting pictures in the dark requires you to understand low light photography settings. But no worries! I’ve done the work for you. I’ve researched and written down all the tips and tricks for you to produce stunning pictures after dark and in low light situations.
Since you cannot set your shutter speed at precisely 20.59, go ahead and round that to the closest setting. Now you have a base number at which to begin. You will fine-tune this number when you’re on-site but take note that this is only your starting point, and you will end up making a few adjustments. After a few tweaks, I ended up setting my shutter speed at 23. If you’re forgetful like me or nervous when you arrive at your site, take note and write these #s down now. Tuck them into your camera bag, so you are ready when you get there!
If you love to photograph the night sky as I do, it’s critical to know the best settings for night photography. You can shoot like a pro with these settings and dazzle your audience with your results!
Have you struggled with capturing a decent photo of fireworks? Don’t worry! You’re not alone.
Night Time Photography is so much fun when you use these Night Photography Settings. Includes a free cheat sheet for your camera bag.