Basics of Polar Photography
Lecture no. 21 from the course: National Geographic Polar Explorations
Taught by Professor Michael E. Wysession and 4 others | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses
Picture being in the Arctic when a polar bear approaches your ship. What kind of camera should you use to capture the moment? What settings should you choose? Here, National Geographic photographer Ralph Lee Hopkins explains how to navigate the unique challenges of polar photography, from dealing with a “white world” to shooting atop a moving platform.