Design & Style

How to Use Bracketing to Create Perfect Photos

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Jun 7, 2021 • 3 min read

Taking photographs using manual camera settings on your DSLR is exciting when you're out in the field. But what do you do when you get home and discover that your photos are underexposed or overexposed? Computer software can provide some exposure compensation, but it doesn't compare to getting the correct exposure to begin with. You can avoid problems with exposure by using a photography technique known as bracketing.