blurred motion photography

Motion Blur Photography

Introduction

There’s something incredibly exciting about capturing motion, probably the idea of conveying speed and energy through an otherwise still photograph. The motion blur effect as it is known is exceedingly beautiful not just in conveying the motion of an object but also in conveying the mood or emotion associated with that movement. For instance, capturing the lights on a freeway brings out the speed and energy of the city. Some photographers also use motion blur to eliminate certain elements in the frame and to bring out focus on the subject.

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