Depth of field is still something of a mystery to some photographers. In this simple guide Dylan A Bennett unravels it’s complexity by showing in a simple diagrammatic form, the various aspects of this very important photographic effect:
So what is depth of field?
The area in focus, in front and behind the subject is the field. The distance between the front and rear of focus is the depth of field.
How does the the depth of field change in relation to the way the light hits the sensor?