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Should you focus when you take a photo?

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Should you focus when you take a photo?

Unread post by DuQues » Wed Jun 22, 2011 3:14 pm

I think we won't be in the near future. We'll just aim in the general direction of the subject and click.

When we get home we adjust composition and focus.


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Re: Should you focus when you take a photo?

Unread post by issi » Wed Jun 22, 2011 8:53 pm

DuQues, that's amazing. Will surely improve my photography! hahaha No more flops! great!

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Re: Should you focus when you take a photo?

Unread post by anne-marie » Wed Jun 22, 2011 11:01 pm

:hmz:
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Re: Should you focus when you take a photo?

Unread post by Massimo » Thu Jun 23, 2011 8:01 am

Still learn how to use your DSLR. Cant see this replacing it. :hmz:
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Re: Should you focus when you take a photo?

Unread post by Switchback » Fri Jun 24, 2011 9:15 am

:hmz: Where's the fun in that...? Would be great for the point-&-shoot market though! :cam:
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Re: Should you focus when you take a photo?

Unread post by Dirk.V.E. Neethling » Sat Jun 25, 2011 7:38 am

have read about it and its seems to be a hot topic on most photo Forums.

Biggest concerns currently is they way it will handle low light conditions :hmz: .

@Duques- I now you are big canon :naughty: fan but below is some links from the top Nikon guys talking about the subject mentioned in this topic.

You can read all about it here and here just scroll down to June 22 post and read all about what the experts think Lytro's will be.
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