Sensor twisted?

Started Jul 5, 2007 | Discussions thread
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Michelle Knight
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Sensor twisted?
Jul 5, 2007

This is going to sound stupid, which is why I've waited and lived with this for a few months, but it seems that every time I take a picture of something where geometry is important (like bottles standing straight) I end up having to rotate the images one degree to the left so that they look like they are straight.

I've tried shooting horizontal this and vertical that, and I just can't make my mind up on what is going on.

Does anyone know a good scientific way I can prove solidly whether it is the camera or operator error please? Something simple 'cause I don't have complex tools ... I think I've got an old wooden spirit level somewhere, but I'd have to dig for it.

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