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   Old Thread  #2235 7 Aug 2015 at 12.32pm Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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Gotta get out fishing first
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   Old Thread  #2234 2 Aug 2015 at 6.59pm Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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I'm glad it helped, just 1 word of warning..........DON'T post better photo's than me
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   Old Thread  #2233 2 Aug 2015 at 10.11am Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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Thanks David, it's helped a lot already. Very easy to follow even for a noddy like me. Cheers
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   Old Thread  #2232 1 Aug 2015 at 9.11pm Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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I'm getting back into photography after a very long time out (25 years plus) I found Mike Browne easy to follow on YouTube, CLICK HERE for the link, I downloaded as much as I could with a YouTube downloader then refer to it when needed, hope this helps you, it did me
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   Old Thread  #2231 1 Aug 2015 at 9.35am Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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A bit of fill-flash would improve things there.
When the sun is high in the sky, or when it's impractical to get it directly onto your face then a bit of fill-flash will get rid of those shadows.
Your flash isn't just for when it's dark out
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   Old Thread  #2230 31 Jul 2015 at 7.47pm Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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Thanks for the reply. I'll definately start playing with the iso. The aperture only reaches f8 on the G11. From what I've read the G11 isn't the best of camera for the 'blurred background' look, I'm asuming because of the lower aperture available? I'm happy with the little blur on my pic though. I can't find anything in the manual on continuous focusing. I'm a beginner at most with photography, so I'm trying to learn when I can.
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   Old Thread  #2229 31 Jul 2015 at 12.31pm Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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ben its not too bad, but try setting your iso your self and maybe step out of auto mode and into manual

sunny days iso 100- 200 and set aperture to say f11 this should give you a fairly good D O F so a sharper shot

on overcast days try upping iso to 400

will the g 11 do continuous focus? if so maybe try setting that

just try it out practice makes perfect
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   Old Thread  #2228 30 Jul 2015 at 10.38pm Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
Guys, need a little camera advice or suggestions for improvements. I hope it's OK to post this here and not in general discussion.

This is a self take from today



Now for you guys I'm sure this is pretty shocking, but for me I'm relatively happy with it but much can be proved upon I'm sure.

What adjustments could I make to the camera (G11) to improve on this for future self takes? The picture was taken on aperture priority, auto ISO and white balance and on built in timer. The light levels were very high when taking.

I'm guessing the slight grain or lack of 'crispness' could be a slight focusing issue on the timer (15 second delay, 5 shot burst)? This was the better of the bunch.

And yes a smile wouldn't go a miss

Thanks for any help

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   Old Thread  #2227 30 Jul 2015 at 1.09pm Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
cheers mate.

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   Old Thread  #2226 30 Jul 2015 at 12.13pm Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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loving these sundance
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   Old Thread  #2225 29 Jul 2015 at 9.28am Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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   Old Thread  #2224 29 Jul 2015 at 9.26am Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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   Old Thread  #2223 25 Jul 2015 at 8.41am Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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That's a cracker ev
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   Old Thread  #2222 25 Jul 2015 at 8.36am Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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BECKS CAN SLPASH (1 of 1)
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   Old Thread  #2221 24 Jul 2015 at 11.38am Login so you can post / reply  Register so you can join in!
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Yes mate. I didn't answer ur query as I didn't understand it in the other thread.
Pics taken in the garden with the lumix g6 and the 100-300 telephoto. Both shot wide open.
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