Which remote? (20D)

Started Dec 29, 2004 | Discussions thread
Doug Warner
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And, self portraits!
In reply to Tony Parakka, Dec 31, 2004

When you use the camera's self-timer, it autofocuses when you press the shutter button, NOT after you get in front of the camera. So, you end up with a fuzzy face in front of a sharp background.

Instead, plug in the TC, set it for a repeat interval of 10-20 seconds, and walk out front. It does a half-press autofocus a few seconds before each shot. Try as many facial expressions and positions as you want, then pick the best one. Most will be in focus.

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