Tag Archives: Pan & Blur Effect

Big Rig Zoom

Took this one a couple of weeks back. I was up on a hill that placed me sort of level with the raised expressway. I had to wait a while until the right vehicle came along — you know, something … Continue reading

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The tunnel

This was a tough shot. I wanted the blur which meant I needed a slow shutter speed. I shot this at 1/8th of a second, which is not easy. I may have braced myself against the wall, I don’t remember. … Continue reading

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Hamilton zoomer

Boy, having that custom setting dialed up for “pan and blur” shots has really been a game changer. I’m almost always guaranteed to catch something worthwhile. This is from my outing yesterday in Hamilton. Take a look at what he’s … Continue reading

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Winter cyclist

I think this is the first time I’ve captured a shot like this where the subject was clearly in focus. It’s because I set up one of my custom modes on the dial for this kind of shot so when … Continue reading

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Merry go round

I took this a couple of weeks back at the Distillery District.

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Zoom skater

Here’s another shot from back in the summer, taken at Kensington Market. I did the ol’ pan and blur with this one. Not perfect, but it’s a single shot. With the 5D MrkIII I’ve set up one of the custom … Continue reading

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Bus zooms by

One of the many reasons I bought the Canon 5D Mrk III was for its ability to set custom programs for how I like to shoot. One of them I set up was for pan and blur shots. Basically, by … Continue reading

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Bike Blur

I shot this way back on January 7th during a fantastic photo walk. It’s funny looking back how different things seemed to me at that time, compared to now. I was truly a different person. I’ve changed now. Extended sleep … Continue reading

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