Unit 2 – Depth of Field

  • Examples
  • How to control the depth of field in your images
  • View tutorial and DOF simulator
  • Practice resizing your images
  • Read text chapters 1 and 2
  • Assignment – see due dates in Canvas


  1. Please watch the Depth of Field lecture by Charles (above)
  2. Watch the explanation of Depth of Field (below); please watch to 6:11, the rest is optional.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iHxG1f3X1f4
  3. Watch my screencast on using the … (also below)

This is a good explanation of Depth of Field.   Please watch to 6:11, the rest is optional.

Watch my screencast of DOF simulator.

This is a cool simulator for quickly demonstrating how DOF works.


Navigate to Unit 2  in Canvas to submit your work. Read about it  on the Assignments page for this unit.