People often ask, "what is the correct shutter speed?" The surprising truth is, there is no one right or wrong answer. Ultimately the proper setting depends on how fast your subject is moving, and what you are trying to achieve. You can either choose to freeze a subject, or reveal its motion. Automatic options like the "sports mode" are unpredictable at best, typically serving up an array of blurry images. Instead of leaving this critical decision to the camera, here are some baseline settings to get you started with fast shutter speeds.
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