Bokeh, Depth of Field and Focal Length explained

It is not as simple as 'faster aperture or longer lens gives you better Bokeh". DOF and Bokeh are related, but not tied 1 to 1. And ultra wide lenses can create JUST AS SHALLOW DOF as a long lens. Let's chat!

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