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Blender 2.7 Tutorial #52 : 10 Essential Camera Tips

UPDATE! Blender 2.79’s ‘Render-to-Video-File’ settings have changed! Check out my UPDATED Tutorial on Rendering to a Video File in Blender 2.79!

In this Blender 2.7 Tutorial #52 I cover:

1) Emulate Numpad 0:20
2) Render Size 1:53
3) Focal Length 4:15
4) Dolly Zoom 6:55
example from movie JAWS:
5) Orthographic Camera 11:12
6) Guides (Rule of Thirds) 14:39
7) Safe Areas 16:21
8) Lock Camera to View 18:38
9) Current View to Camera 20:43
10) Setting the Active Camera 21:48

Tutorial #45: Depth of Field (Focus Blur):

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