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    hello everyone. here is an image i took of the knob on my desk and i'd like to hear some pointers. also have a question... i would love to take a pic of a glass door knob (its on a white door) i've tryed but failed... any ideas how should i do it?



    thank you

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    Use manual focus.

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    The DOF is too shallow....lower half of the knob is OOF...

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    leumas01, lastboltnut thank you!

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    Bokeh looks weird. What lens did you use?

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    PointBlue
    What lens did you use?
    ha, i wish i knew... im no pro like all of you here. i have some crappy 5 y.o. camera which i got in college... its sony mvc-fd75 that thing records images to a floppy!!!! floppy!? can you imaging?! so in order to take an OK quality picture i need to change floppy after every image i take (it records in BMP format). oh.. i see some ## f=4.2-42mm 1:18 ?0? 37(infront of 37 some weird looking sign looks like crossed out 0)
    sad, very sad....
    lol

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    Why not try film cameras and ask the lab to scan to CD for you?
    You'll be able to have more control over your photos.

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    O, your is a floppy disk compact. With a big LCD at the back huh? Think its 1.1 or 1.3 mega pix.

    Ok.

    Quote Originally Posted by CyberCat View Post
    PointBlue ha, i wish i knew... im no pro like all of you here. i have some crappy 5 y.o. camera which i got in college... its sony mvc-fd75 that thing records images to a floppy!!!! floppy!? can you imaging?! so in order to take an OK quality picture i need to change floppy after every image i take (it records in BMP format). oh.. i see some ## f=4.2-42mm 1:18 ?0? 37(infront of 37 some weird looking sign looks like crossed out 0)
    sad, very sad....
    lol
    Last edited by lastboltnut; 26th October 2006 at 11:51 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CyberCat View Post
    PointBlue ha, i wish i knew... im no pro like all of you here. i have some crappy 5 y.o. camera which i got in college... its sony mvc-fd75 that thing records images to a floppy!!!! floppy!? can you imaging?! so in order to take an OK quality picture i need to change floppy after every image i take (it records in BMP format). oh.. i see some ## f=4.2-42mm 1:18 ?0? 37(infront of 37 some weird looking sign looks like crossed out 0)
    sad, very sad....
    lol
    Use a piece of tissue paper to cover the flash before shooting, it will act like a diffuser.The lighting on the top of the knob is quite harsh.

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