How a lens works?

George Kingsnorth
A free video tutorial from George Kingsnorth
Filmmaker, 3D Artist, Writer & Educationalist.
4.2 instructor rating • 8 courses • 15,138 students

Lecture description

In this video we explore the anatomy of the lens. We start with a simple magnifying glass, examining how a convex, concave and compound lens work. From here we look at the iris and revisit depth of field.

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Anatomy of Digital Photography

Looking at the fundamentals of digital photography, exploring the camera, lenses and lighting.

59:54 of on-demand video • Updated September 2015

  • use a digital camera
  • have a good knowledge and understanding of how a digital camera works
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