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If you consistently struggle to capture clear shots of subjects in motion, check out this guide as a quick reference next time you need to determine proper shutter speed.
1. Birds- 1/2000 sec
2. Cars- 1/1000 sec
3. Someone running- 1/500 sec
4. Someone walking- 1/250 sec
5. Fast-moving water- 1/8 sec
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