Have you ever used Focus Stacking?

Started Oct 5, 2011 | Discussions thread
Carey Brown
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Re: Have you ever used Focus Stacking?
In reply to kombizz0, Oct 12, 2011

I've played with stacking using Photoshop CS4 and CS5 and had no problems. Here are some examples:
http://www.pbase.com/careysb/dofstack

One thing I found is that you want to start with a shot focused closer than you might expect and end with one focused out a little further than you might expect. In addition, leave a little extra margin around your subject so that you can crop it a little after stacking.
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